The Fox in The Little Prince Shmoop

The Taming of the Fox. When the fox and the little prince meet for the first time, the fox asks the prince to “tame” him. When the prince asks him what “tame” means, the fox says it means “to establish ties” (21. 16). The process of “taming,” he explains, they will come to ……

The Little Prince: Chapter 21 - Angelfire

So the little prince tamed the fox. And when the hour of his departure drew near-- "Ah," said the fox, "I shall cry." "It is your own fault," said the little prince. "I never wished you any sort of harm; but you wanted me to tame you . . ." "Yes, that is so," said the fox. "But now you are going to cry!" said the little prince.…

SparkNotes: The Little Prince: The Fox

When the fox immediately sets about establishing a friendship between himself and the prince, it seems that instruction is the fox’s sole purpose. Yet when he begs the little prince to tame him, the fox appears to be the little prince’s pupil as well as his instructor.…

The Fox and The Little Prince - Piffe

The Fox and The Little Prince It was then that the fox appeared. "Good morning" said the fox. ... "What must I do, to tame you? asked the little prince. "You must be very patient," replied the fox. First you'll sit down at a little distance from me - like that - in the grass. I shall look at you out of the corner of my eye, and you will say ...…

Little Prince Fox Taming Story — Myriadicity

Mar 26, 2012 · The fox gazed at the little prince, for a long time. "Please -- tame me!" he said. "I want to, very much," the little prince replied. "But I have not much time. I have friends to discover, and a great many things to understand." "One only understands the things that one tames," said the fox. " Men have no more time to understand anything.…