Always Find a Way to Overcome the Adversity
There was a man who has an old hound. The hound fell into a hole that he simply could not get out from there. The man heard the hound barking and after assessing the situation, the man felt sorry for the hound, but decided that due to the risks, the hound was just not worth saving.
He called his neighbors together, explain them situation and ask them to help him to bury the hound in the hole and put him out of his misery.
They started to throw dirt in hole to fill it. Initially the hound was panic! But as the man and his neighbors continued shoveling and the dirt hit the back of the hound. The hound was very worried and start thinking how can he safe himself. Suddenly he got an idea that he should sake dirt off from his back and let it fell down and step up every time. This way he can got himself out from the hole.
This practice he start repeating “Shake it off and step up… shake it off and step up… shake it off and step up!” barking to encourage himself.
No matter how painful the blows, or how distressing the situation seemed, the old hound fought panic and just kept right on SHAKING IT OFF AND STEPPING UP!
The man standing out the hole was very surprised why his mad old hound is barking weirdly and jumping around knowing that he is being buried.
But he got surprised that the dog managed to jump out the hole after few minutes and he easily saved his life.
The positive attitude of the old hound helped him handle the adversity and he easily managed to save his life.
THAT’S LIFE! If we face our problems positively and respond them properly then we can easily overcome our most of the problems.
Never let anything keep you down!