Posted on March 17, 2011 at 9:40pm
A water bearer had two large pots, one hung on each end of a pole which he carried across [HER] neck. One of the pots had a crack in it, and while the other pot was perfect and always delivered a full portion of water.
At the end of the long walk from the stream to the master's house, the cracked pot always arrived only half full. For two years this went on daily, with the bearer delivering only one and a half pots full of water to [HER] master's house. Of course, the perfect pot was… Continue