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Archer Primrose Hill

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2021.07.27 01:16

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Messengers were dispatched throughout

the realm to search for a man who was truly happy. But everyone who was approached had some cause for misery, something that robbed them of true & complete happiness.

At last they found a man--a poor beggar--who sat smiling by the roadside &, when they asked him if he were really happy & had no sorrows, he confessed that he was a truly happy man. Then they told him what they wanted.

The king must sleep one night in the shirt of a happy man, & had given them a large sum of money to procure such a shirt. Would he sell them his shirt that the king might wear it? The beggar burst into uncontrollable laughter, & replied, "I am sorry I cannot oblige the king. I haven't a shirt on my back
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  • 2021.07.27 01:17

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    love it
  • Allen 2021.07.27 01:36

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    thank you for sharing! Btw, I have a quick question! I haven't a shirt on my back means that I don't have a shirt? I can't catch the last sentence...
  • Archer Primrose Hill 2021.07.27 01:37

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    @Allen yes havent = have not
  • Allen 2021.07.27 01:38

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    @Archer Primrose Hill thank you!
  • John 2021.07.27 01:40

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    You have a very nice voice.
  • Jiang 2021.07.27 02:11

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    what is the happiness? the story tells us, it has nothing to do with wealth, authority, social position...a happy mind is enough
  • Archer Primrose Hill 2021.07.27 02:14

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    @Jiang success has made failures of many people
  • Archer Primrose Hill 2021.07.27 02:15

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    @Christien 滕滕滕滕滕
  • Jiang 2021.07.27 02:25

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    @Archer Primrose Hill success is also made from many failures of a people
  • Archer Primrose Hill 2021.07.27 02:30

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    @Jiang 滕滕
  • I.K 2021.07.27 06:10

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    This is top notch yo!...You should have a podcast or read audio books because your voice is 休休

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