|Aesop's Fables a series by F. Sancha
The Hare and the Tortoise
A hare and a tortoise ran a race; the hare at first despised her contemptible little opponent,
but it was the plodding tortoise that won the race
... German, after years of deliberate preparation for war, had the advantage of the Allies at first,
but now that they are steadily surpassing her in the supply of munitions, it is they who are in sight of victory.