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Arouba Malik
Arouba Malik
The City School(ravi Campus)
The Story Of A Pencil..!!
Published On Apr 8th 2013
Total Comments : 23
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A boy was watching his grandmother write a letter. At one point, he asked:
'Are you writing a story about what we have done? Is it a story about me?'
His grandmother stopped writing her letter and said to his grandson:
'I am writing about you, actually, but more important than the words is the pencil I'm using. I hope that you will be like this pencil when you grow up.'
Intrigued, the boy looked at the pencil. It didn't seem very special.
'But it's just like any other pencil I've seen!'
'That depends on how you look at things. It has five qualities which, if you manage to hang on to them, will make you the person who is always at peace with the world.'
'First quality: you are capable of great things, but you must never forget that there's a hand guiding your steps. We call that hand God, and He always guides us accordingly to His will.
'Second quality: now and then, I have to stop writing and use a sharpener. That makes the pencil suffer a little, but afterwards, he's much sharper. So you, too, must learn to bear certain pains and sorrows, because they will make you a better person.’
‘Third quality: the pencil always allows us to use an eraser to rub out any mistakes. This means that correcting something we did is not necessarily a bad thing; it helps to keep us to the road of justice’
‘Fourth quality: what really matters in a pencil is not its wooden exterior, but the graphite inside. So always pay attention to what is happening inside you.’
‘Finally, the pencil’s fifth quality: it always leaves a mark. In just the same way, you should know that everything you do in life will leave a mark, so try to be conscious of that in your every action.’

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Comments 23
Arouba Ali u should ask ur mom then.. she will explain better ;P Arouba
Nov 25th 2013
Ali I don't understand these 5 thingy's Ali
Nov 16th 2013
Arouba Ty Khadijah! :) Arouba
Aug 7th 2013
Khadijah Very nice story Khadijah
Aug 5th 2013
Arouba Khair mubarak everyone..!! :) Arouba
Jul 30th 2013
Beenish Nice 1 Beenish
Jul 22nd 2013
Arwa Ramadan Mubarak Arwa
Jul 14th 2013
Uswah Khair Mubarak Afifah! Uswah
Jul 14th 2013
afifah Ramadan mubarak:) Afifah
Jul 13th 2013
Uswah WELXxx arouba! :D :D :D :D :D Uswah
Jul 13th 2013
Arouba Thnx Arouba
Jul 12th 2013
Uswah Nyc way of representing the moral values of a pencil !!!!!!! Uswah
Jul 4th 2013
Arouba Sure...!! Arouba
Jun 6th 2013
nazish Hi arouba.thank you so much for adding can we be friends? Nazish
Jun 2nd 2013
Arouba Sure Nazish, why not? Arouba
May 20th 2013
nazish Hi arouba.plzzzzzzzzzzzzz add me. Nazish
May 16th 2013
Arouba Yup, i do!! btw thnx for the compliment sadia! Arouba
May 3rd 2013
 Sadia Thats Great Hope You remember me Arouba ! Sadia
May 1st 2013
Arouba Thanks a lot fatima, mohammad, aiza n bushra..... I'm glad u all liked it! Arouba
Apr 26th 2013
Bushra Hafeez Wowwwwwwwwwwwwwwww very nice story gud :) Bushra Hafeez
Apr 24th 2013
Aiza Nice ..... I liked it cuz it gav a gud lesn 2 da kid... Aiza
Apr 13th 2013
Muhammad Cool Muhammad
Apr 12th 2013
Tooba Very Good Tooba
Apr 11th 2013

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