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Rich And Poor

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  • 1. W HO IS RICH & W HO IS POOR
  • 2. O ne day T he father of a very wealthy family took his son on a trip to the country with the express purpose of showing him how poor people live
  • 3. T hey spent a couple of days and nights on the farm of what would be considered a very poor family
  • 4. O n their return from their trip, the father asked his son. How was the trip? It was great, Dad.
  • 5. D id you see how poor people live? the father asked. Oh yeah, said the son. So, tell me, what you learned from the trip? asked the father.
  • 6. The son answered: I saw that we have one dog and they had four. We have a pool that reaches to the middle of our garden and they have a creek that has no end…
  • 7. … W e have imported lanterns in our garden and they have the stars at night.
  • 8. O ur patio reaches to the front yard and they have the whole horizon.
  • 9. W e have a small piece of land to live on and they have fields that go beyond…
  • 10. … W e have servants who serve us, but they serve others. We buy our food, but they grow theirs.
  • 11. W e have walls around our property to protect us; they have friends to protect them
  • 12. T he boy's father was speechless Then his son added, Thanks Dad for showing me how poor we are
  • 13. I sn't perspective a wonderful thing? Makes you wonder what would happen if we all gave thanks for everything we have, instead of worrying about what we don't have
  • 14. A ppreciate every single thing you have!
  • 15. P ass this on to friends and acquaintances and help them refresh their perspective and appreciation
  • 16. T H A N K Y O U