An elderly skillful Carpenter was known to make extraordinary beautiful Houses while working with the Company for more than 30 Years .
He expressed his desire to retire before the employer and live a more leisurely life with his wife enjoying his extended family.
The Employer while appreciating his long association with the company and asked if he could build just one more house as a personal favor.
The carpenter said yes,
But in time it was easy to see that his heart was not in his work. He resorted to shoddy workmanship and used inferior materials. It was an unfortunate way to end his career.
When the carpenter finished his work came to gave the keys of the House to the Employer instead Employer handed the front-door keys back to the carpenter. “This is your house,” he said, “my gift to you.”
What a shock! What a shame! for whole life to regret .
Moral of the Story :
Always better in All ways in all works and walks of life is the Path of Enlightenment.
(c) ram H singhal