King Bruce was the king of Scotland. He had been defeated several times in a great deed, by his enemies, He became grieved and discouraged and flung himself and sat in a cave. He saw a spider who tried to climb to his cobweb home but fell down nine times. But the spider did not give up his attempts. and succeeded at the tenth time.
This incident put courage in King Bruce and he went out to gather his men and try again. He succeeded in his efforts by the lesson he got from the spider.