BE A GENIUS IN HUMAN RELATIONSHIP

Real life inspiring stories that touched heart

A boy was born to a couple after eleven years of married life. They were a loving couple and the boy was the apple of their eye.

One morning, when the boy was around two years old, the husband saw a medicine bottle open. He was late for his office so he asked his wife to cap the bottle and keep it in the cupboard. The wife, preoccupied with work in the kitchen, totally forgot the matter. The boy playfully went up to the medicine bottle and fascinated by its colour, drank it all. It happened to be a poisonous medicine meant for adults to be consumed in small doses.

When the child showed signs of poisoning the wife took him to the hospital, where he died.

The mother was stunned. She was terrified how to face her husband.

When the distraught husband came to the hospital and saw the dead child, he looked at his wife and uttered just four words,

QUESTIONS
1. What were the four words?
2. What is the implication of this story?

***Check with our answers only after you have tried to come up with your own.

ANSWERS
1. The husband just said, "I love you darling".
2. The husband's totally unexpected reaction is called proactive behaviour. He is indeed a genius in human relationship. The child is dead. It can never come back to life. There is no point in finding fault with the wife.She also has lost her only child. What she needed at that moment was consolation and sympathy from her husband. That is what he gave her. If everyone can look at life with this kind of perspective, there would be much fewer problems in the world. This is very beautiful inspirational story for better life with our partners.

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