The Tailor and the Elephant


The Tailor and the Elephant:

There lived a Tailor in a small village. The village was situated near river. He was a kind-hearted and generous fellow. But he was a man of fiery temper also. In this village there live a fellow who had a pet elephant. The elephant daily went to the river drink water. He passed by the shop of the tailor. As the He was a big hearted person. He gave the elephant a loaf of bread daily. They had developed a fast friendship.

One day, the He was sitting in a bad mood. The elephant cane there at his usual time. He put his trunk into the shop to get a loaf of bread. As the tailor was in bad temper. He pricked his trunk with a needle instead of giving him a loaf of bread. The elephant got offended. He went to the river and quenched his thirst.

On his return, he filled his trunk with muddy water. When he reached the shop of the tailor, he put his trunk into the shop and sprinkled mud into it. All the silken clothes sludge . The walls ware mud stained. The sewing machines filled with mire.

The tailor was saddened. He realized his mistake and repented of his being offensive to the elephant.But  it was no use crying over split milk.


              Tit for tat.

              Don not hurt other, As you sow, so shall you reap.

              Pride hath a fall. Wisdom rules power.  

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