A Greedy Farmer Story For Class 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
|A Greedy Farmer Story For Class 6, 7, 8, 9, 10|
A GOLDEN GOOSE /A GREEDY FARMER
A GREEDY FARMER AND HIS GOOSE
OR, GRASP ALL, LOSS ALL
There lived a greedy farmer in a village. He had a wonderful goose. The goose laid a golden egg every morning, The farmer soon became very rich selling each egg in the market. But he was not satisfied with this. He felt that he could have all the eggs in a day and could become richer overnight. The farmer thought that the goose must have a number of golden eggs in its stomach. He felt if he would receive them all, he could have been richer very soon. The greedy farmer consulted with his wife. She readily agreed with the proposal. Thus, the farmer brought a sharp knife and cut open its belly. But alas! He found no egg at all in it. The goose died at once. Thus, the foolish farmer lost the goose and with it the prospect of golden eggs too. Thinking over this misdeed, he soon burst into tears.
Moral: Grapes all, lose all. Or, It is greed that leads a man to ruin. Or, Greed leads to grief.