It is subtitled a "family fable" because there is a moral attached, and because Mac was a fabulist.
The fabulist seems to want only to rant in his new monologue.
From there stemmed the idea of a fabulist, a man who lives in this alternate reality.
To some I will always be a fabulist, a scoundrel, and a liar.
The fabulist had not in him sufficient hypocrisy of which to manufacture the commonplace politeness of society.
Gay the fabulist is only interesting in a certain sense and to a small extent.
The born poet still talks that way, he is naturally a fabulist and cannot help himself.
The fabulist is to create a laugh, but yet, under a merry guise, to convey instruction.
In 1664 La Fontaine published his first collection of fables, and it gave him immediately the very highest rank as a fabulist.
That is the fabulist's opinion—Harriet Shelley's is not reported.