A Big Quiet House

By Admin on 15-06-2010

was once a man who wished his small, noisy house was larger and quieter. He
went to the wise old woman of the town and explained his need.She said,
“I can solve your problem. Just do as I say.”

man agreed.

you have a chicken, some sheep, a horse, and a cow,” she said, “bring
them into the house with you.”

a silly thing to do,” thought the old man. But he did it anyway. Now his
house was already small, and with all those animals in it, there was no room at
all. He returned to the old woman and cried, “I need more room! The
animals are so noisy I can't think!”

all those animals out of your dwelling,” she replied.

he had put all the animals comfortably back in the barn, the man went into his
house. To his amazement, it suddenly looked remarkably bigger! Without the
animals inside, his house was now quiet too! 

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