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A Tale Of Two Trees
He said to his son
see those trees son,
see how one tree is taller than the other
The magnificence it has, the beauty of its leaves
see son, how its leaves reach to the sky
not even its lower branches are close to the shorter tree
see how the shorter tree is frail
it cannot make good wood.
or a shade for passers-by
See those other trees son
they grow together
They support each other
they will one day make good timber
son, I tell you this, the farmer will reap
he stayed silent
let the thoughts sink,
and to his son he said:
Which is ...