10 Lines Short Stories With Moral : 59. Make hay while the sun shines
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Once upon a time, there was a farmer named John. He had a small farm and grew various crops. He knew the importance of time and always tried to make the most of it. One day, while he was working in the field, he noticed that the weather was perfect for harvesting his crops. He knew that if he didn't work quickly, he might miss the opportunity. John quickly gathered his tools and started harvesting the crops. He worked tirelessly for three days from morning until evening, making sure that he harvested everything on time. His hard work paid off as he was able to collect a bountiful harvest. Later that week, the weather took a turn for the worse. It rained heavily for several days, and many of the crops in the neighboring farms were destroyed. But John's farm was unaffected as he had finished harvesting just in time. The other farmers realized their mistake and regretted not making on time. John's timely action helped him secure a good harvest and proved the importance of making the most of opportunities. From that day on, John made sure to never miss an opportunity to make hay while the sun shine.
What did John notice while he was working in the field?
How long did John work tirelessly to harvest his crops?
What happened to the crops in the neighboring farms?
What did John's timely action help him secure?
What did John learn from his experience?