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Who visited the shepherd one day, and why?
The shepherd’s reputation as a wise man reached the king’s years. So, he decided to visit the shepherd in order to enquire whether the reputation was apt or a ruse.
The shepherd hadn’t been to school because
(i) he was very poor.
(ii) there were very few schools in those days.
(iii) he wasn’t interested in studies.
Chose the right answer.
Why did the other governors grow jealous of the shepherd?
Why was the new governor called to the palace?
Why was everyone delighted to see the iron chest on the camel’s back?
(i) What did the iron chest contain?
(ii) Why did the shepherd always carry it?
(iii) Is it an example of the shepherd’s humility or wisdom or both?
How did the king reward the new governor?