The success I had during the twenty-five years in which I was connected with this study was, I believe, chiefly owing to the fact that although my principal study was the lines and formation of hands, yet I did not confine myself alone to th... Read more of A Brief Resume Of The History Of The Study Of Hands Through The Centuries To The Present Day at Palm Readings.orgInformational Site Network Informational
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The Smithy

from Good Stories For Great Holidays - LABOR DAY





A HINDU FABLE

BY P. V. RAMASWAMI RAJU (ADAPTED)

Once words ran high in a smithy.

The furnace said: "If I cease to burn, the smithy must close."

The bellows said: "If I cease to blow, no fire, no smithy."

The hammer and anvil, also, each claimed the sole credit for keeping up
the smithy.

The ploughshare that had been shaped by the furnace, the bellows, the
hammer and the anvil, cried: "It is not each of you alone, that keeps up
the smithy, but ALL TOGETHER."





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