#Jenny was a #bright-eyed, #pretty f#ive-year-old girl. One day when she and her mother were checking out at the #grocery store, Jenny saw a plastic pearl necklace priced at $2.50.

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A man just got #married and was returning home with his wife. They were crossing a lake in a boat, when suddenly a great storm arose. The man was a #warrior, but the #woman became very much #afraid because it seemed almost #hopeless: The boat was small and the storm was really #huge, and any #moment they were going to be drowned. But the man sat silently, #calm and quiet, as if nothing was #happening.The woman was trembling and she said, “Are you not afraid ?” This may be our last moment…

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A #woman baked #chapatti (roti) for members of her #family and an extra one for a #hungry passerby. She kept the extra chapatti on the #window sill, for whosoever would take it away. Every day, a #beggar came and took away the chapatti. He would express no #gratitude but would muttered :

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An #experienced #master grew tired of his apprentice’s complaints one day. It was time to teach him #lesson. One morning, he sent him to get some salt. When he returned, the master told him to mix a #handful of salt in a #glass of water and then drink it...

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We entered a little #coffee house with a #friend of mine and gave our order. While we were approaching our table two people came in and went to the counter – ‘Five #coffees, please. Two of them for us and three suspended..

A man’s #daughter had asked the #local #minister to come and pray with her #father. When the minister arrived, he found the man lying in bed with his head propped up on two #pillows. An empty #chair sat beside his bed. The minister assumed that the old fellow had been informed of his visit.

In September 1960, I woke up one #morning with six hungry #babies and just 75 cents in my #pocket. Their #father was gone. The boys ranged from three months to seven years; their sister was two. Their #Dad had never been much more than a presence they feared. Whenever they heard his tires #crunch on the gravel driveway they would scramble to hide under their beds. He did manage to leave $15 a week to buy #groceries... See Full Story:

Once upon a #time, a very strong #woodcutter asked for a job in a #timber #merchant and he got it. The pay was really #good and so was the work #condition. For those reasons, the woodcutter was determined to do his best. His #boss gave him an axe and showed him the #area where he supposed to #work. The first day, the woodcutter brought 18 trees....

A little #boy asked his #mother, “Why are you crying?” “Because I’m a #woman,” she told him. “I don’t #understand,” he said. His #Mom just #hugged him and said, “And you never will.” Later the little boy asked his #father, “Why does mother seem to cry for no reason?” “All women cry for no reason,” was all his #dad could say.....

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A #jobless #man applied for the position of ‘office boy’ at a very big #company. The #employer interviewed him, then a test: clean the floor. “You are hired.” – the employer said. ”Give me your #email address, and I’ll send you the #application to fill, as well as when you will start.”...

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