the poem frog and the nightingale is a satire. indeed it is a fable in which the frog and the nightingaleact and behave like humans. it ia also a humarous poem. a sence of human is revealed throughtout the poem as the frog and the nightingale represents two segments of human nature, the nightingale is an innocent, simple singer and easily fooled by the crafty frog. on the other hand the frog is wise to influence the nightingale and trap her with his sweet words.