A daily short story that will encourage, enlighten and inspire the reader. The story is condensed to make it a quick easy read. Thus the title "A Story In A Nutshell".
Friday, August 19, 2011
The Water Woman
A man down on his luck finds love with a Water Woman. The water woman is afraid to let herself fall in love with the earth man, because she had heard many stories of man's cruelty. The man promised her that he would love and treat her with respect. So despite their differences they marry and his life improves quickly. Soon he became wealthy, and the couple had many children, it seemed tha what ever he touched prospered. Now arrogant with success, the man mistreats his wife. Not realizing she was the key to his prosperity. Broken hearted she leaves him and return to the river... his children and wealth follow her. Now that his wife left him, once again he was broke and alone. Moral: Love costs little, but it's rewards are priceless!