Saturday, September 16, 2017

Short Story on Greed Loses All

Once upon a time, two friends went on a journey. They had to go through a forest. As they came through the wood, they saw a bag lying on the ground. The bag was full of gold coins.


They took to tip the bag immediately. Both of them wanted to capture the bag. A quarrelsome situation was created among them. They began to hit one another severely. Blood was falling down from their injury. Nevertheless, they were quarreling with each other. In a stage, one of them fell down and died on the spot. The survivor was also seriously hit. He gradually went to the land of death. Before death, he uttered “Grasp all, lose all.”
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The following is the beginning of a story. Complete it in your own words.

Once a dog stole a piece of meat from a shop. Holding it in his mouth, he was running beside a stream, when the dog was crossing a bridge over the stream, it discovered an image in the water...

GRASP ALL, LOSE ALL

Once a dog stole a piece of meal from a shop. Holding it in his mouth, he was running beside a stream. When the dog was crossing a bridge over the stream, it discovered an image in the water and saw another dog carrying a piece of meat in its mouth. As he was greedy, he wanted to have the other piece of the meat. The clog stopped on the bridge and looked down very carefully. He became greedy to get the other piece of meat.

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In fact, he saw his own image in the clear water of the canal and he took it for another dog. So he howled at the image. Instantly the piece of meat fell into the water. The dog jumped after the piece of meat. But alas! he failed to get it. He somehow swam to .the other bank of the canal and remained unfed. His sorrows knew no bounds.