DISPLAY LOVE THROUGH COURAGE

Positive Attitude Stories in Real Life

Weisberg, a town in Germany, has an old tower which crowns the fort and bears the name. "The Faith of Women". It is said that Emperor Conard II besieged the fort, and its garrison surrendered with the condition that the women should be allowed to carry away with them their choicest possessions. The Emperor expected that they would carry with them their jewels and such treasures as women are fond of. Imagine his surprise, when standing at the head of his army awaiting their exit, he saw every one of them carrying.


QUESTIONS
1. What were the possessions carried by the women?
2. What is the implication of this story?

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

ANSWERS
1. They carried a husband, a son or a daughter, a brother, or a lover on their shoulders.
2. It is commonly believed that women are fond of jewels and other valuables. But in times of emergencies their valued possessions could be none other than their own husbands and children, Love and affection towards one another can never be measured. This can be felt only in a crisis.

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         Some Quotes about Courage in Love

  • "At the point when you loved somebody, you were unable to keep down. Love was a jump into the obscure, not a careful plunging of the toe."
  • "I discovered something! Courage- - simply that; courage when in doubt of life and something to stick to consistently."
  • "On the off chance that life didn't end,' he stated, 'there would be no requirement for me. To pick love in the face if demise is a definitive demonstration of courage. I am the delight, however you are the significance. Together, we make mankind more that it in any case may have been."
  • "Being profoundly cherished by somebody invigorates you, while adoring somebody profoundly gives you courage."
  • "It takes a lot of courage to face our adversaries, yet the same amount of to face our companions."
  • "Achievement isn't conclusive, disappointment isn't deadly: it is the courage to proceed with that matters."

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