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FABLE 1



THE LOCAL HENS AND THE CHICKENS.


Once upon a time, a woman has a big store for her chickens. The chickens are so big that they give big and good eggs everytime they release eggs. The woman fed them so much that they were weighty even after releasing eggs.
One day, a customer brought some local hens to her, she said
"Try them, they are also good hens. They give big eggs as well. You'll enjoy keeping and feeding them."

The woman collected them and added them with his chickens. The chickens and the local hens stayed together in a place.
One day, the woman gave them the normal food they eat, as the chickens pecked their food moderately, the local hens scattered it with their legs as they peck, they scattered it around and peck, they did that till they liter the whole place.
Mother hen looked at the chickens,
"We're the same now, we eat the same food. We will yield the same eggs, we will be on the postal too."
The chickens flap their feathers feebly and rested their feathers.

The woman swept and kept on with her work. After months, she expected eggs from all the chickens, even the local hens. But the domestic hens only grew bigger and heavier, they couldn't lay eggs. The chickens as though they were often troubled when it comes to their meal because of the local hens prodigality, they were not such with weight and big eggs as they often do before. They reduced in size too.
The woman noticed this and changed her rearing place for the local hens and her chickens. She ordered for roosters to stay with the local hens so as to see what will happen.
She gave them food as usual and after few months, they all lay eggs including the local hens. The roosters met with them and they laid eggs. The woman saw the difference; though it was tasking; keeping a local hen with Chickens/indoor chickens, it was tasking.
So she brought them out of the cage so that they will roam in the compound while the chickens stayed in the cage.



Lesson: there is always a difference in your personality because of your background. If you run away from it, you tend to go back to it. You cannot upgrade your acts/personality by running away from who you were/are.

 There are more lessons for you.


Akinwale Peace Akindayo
Philip Peace

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