are being emotional. It is a different world there. I do not
know about my own region but here are you who wish to waste
his own time." His boss told the young man. Nevertheless,
young man felt that al have different perspectives.
your new job in this known organisation and remember in these
trying times, you have to work hard, the old man who was managing
trustee of social organisation said. However, the young man
said nothing. Like many of his generation, he wanted to do
something for a right cause.
problem with you urbane guys is that you do not want to work
hard. If I ask you to visit that remote village will you do
it"? The man nodded affirmatively.
Next day, he reached
a small village. It had bare amenities and the man was supposed
to look after a small school. Like a small child, he put his energy
into this work. The children became happy and he found his own happiness.
One day, a boy fell ill. He needed immediate attention. Every year
a child died because of medical negligence. Therefore, the young
man wrote a letter to superior but got no news. He kept in writing
but still got no reply. Finally, he wrote a letter to his friend
who was in nearby town. His friend posted this letter into message
board of a news site. However, instead of getting appreciation,
he soon got a letter of termination. What do you thing yourself
to be. We are not dead, the committee member told him.
boy needed help and we had nothing.
yourself an educated man! You do not know that what will happen
now We will lose the funds, our image will be tarnished, and
we will lose many good contributors," another said. "You
seem to be disgusted person who keeps on creating problems
for others", the managing trustee told him. "But
what the boy!" the young man asked with impatience "Forget
about him. You think yourself to be destiny maker or something
great. Moreover, thanks to you that fund allocated for study
tour will be used for these freeloaders". He got a prompt
reply. It hardly took few seconds when the man realized his
folly. He readied himself to go back to the city and start
his life again.
Contributing Story Teller :
Ashish Dimri, MA (Mass
Communication) is a journalist. He contributes regularly to contentwriter,in
He believes stories are a proper medium to present agonies and joys