Fox in Socks
By: Mackenzie Proctor
"Knox in box.
Fox in socks."
The Story "Fox in Socks" has a LOT of rhyming words and tongue twisters in it. There are two characters in the story which are Mr. Fox and Mr. Knox. Mr. Fox is basically a rhyme expert and he is trying to get Mr. Knox to say a whole lot of rhymes. Mr. Knox says that he can not say the rhymes, that his tongue is not slick enough for them. Mr. Fox continues urging Mr. Knox into the rhymes so that eventually Mr. Knox in the end is tricked into saying a rhyme without even knowing it!
This Quote shows how Mr. Fox wants to continue to help Mr. Knox.. You can see that Mr. Fox is taking his time and trying to persuade Mr. Knox in to rhyming in the picture. The message in this is never give up. Mr. Fox in the end was successful in getting his goal of getting Mr. Knox to say a tongue twister. Mr. Fox is granted with satisfaction, we can receive the same satisfaction in hard work with good grades and a successful future.
In this quote it shows that you should believe in yourself. Mr. Knox doesn't think that he can be so slick as to be able to rhyme so well. In the end Mr. Knox actually ends up being successful because of Mr. Fox. Typically in life if you don't believe in yourself you aren't as likely to succeed. Believing in yourself can make you a more successful and out going person.
In the story "Fox in Socks" Mr. Fox uses a whole lot of persistence. This quote shows that this isn't the first time that he has tried to get Mr. Knox to rhyme. The message is if at first you don't succeed, try, try again. Mr. Fox's consistency and persistence encouraged Mr. Knox into doing a tongue twister. If you fail the first time in life, continue to try! Failure is NOT an option!!! Keep on trying, it won't hurt, it will only make you a stronger person!!!