The Goose with the Golden Eggs

This is a story which shows greed should not rule people's minds.
  • 1A farmer once owned a goose.
  • 2One day, he went to get the egg his goose laid.
  • 3When he took it up, it was as heavy as lead.
  • 4So he was going to throw it away.
  • 5But he took it home on second thought.
  • 6To his delight, he found that it was an egg of pure gold.
  • 7Every day there was a new golden egg.
  • 8He soon became rich by selling his eggs.
  • 9He got greedy and decided to kill the goose to get all the gold.
  • 10He killed it, cut it open and found nothing