The Story of an EAGLE: The Eagle has the longest life-span of its species. It can live up to 70 years. But to reach this age, the eagle must. Then, the eagle is left with only two options; die or go through a painful process of change which lasts days. The process requires that the. The Story of The Eagle This show was edited by Mike: [email protected] The eagle has the longest life-span. of its' species. But to reach this age. In its 40th year, the eagle's long and flexible Talons can no longer grab a prey which serves as food. Its long and sharp beak becomes bent. Its. The Eagle and the King. An Albanian Story. *. Once there was a boy who used to go hunting in the mountains with his bow and arrow. We have witnessed a great story unfold before our eyes, that of the rescue of Harmon, Harmons return to the nest and the return of the. Eagles fly alone or with their own kind. Life lesson: Associate with people who are at your level, or who can help you to grow. Also, not everyone will share. Full of beautiful watercolor illustrations, this book tells the story of a wary eagle and a cunning trapper and gives a powerful lesson on the subtle. Eagle Stories From Around the World. Overview of Lesson: Students will read several legends or myths about eagles and then write about what they have read. Generally speaking, eagles live around 30 years in the wild. Sometimes they do live longer in captivity due to a consistent food supply.