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Oyster", and her shell would be decorated with gold at the Treasury's expense.
The word spread around, and all the oysters were very excited-especially the one that Claw-Claw was after. Like all the other oysters, she began to make a pearl. She made such a beautiful big pearl ... eventually it grew so large that she could not shut her shell properly. It was only the tiniest little gap, but it was just what Claw-Claw had been waiting for. He slipped his pincer into the crack, prised open the shell, and gobbled the oyster up, just as she was thinking that she would be famous for ever.
The same thing happened to all the other oysters there, and one by one they were all gobbled up by the big black crab.
But in being so greedy, Claw-Claw had made a serious mistake : he ate so many plump, juicy oysters that he grew terribly

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fat. Now, one of the troubles with being a crab is that crab shells do not grow, and usually crabs are wise enough to watch their diet. But greedy old Claw-Claw soon found that there just was not room for him inside his shell any more, and one day it split right open !
He wriggled out, soft and defenceless, and started looking for a larger home. The other crabs who lived around there were furious that Claw-Claw had eaten

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