isdom From A Laugh 169
Finally it was time for the boss to retire from the company. On his last day of work, he ordered a farewell party for himself and insisted that every staff member attend the party. He had a big farewell card prepared and he told everyone, “I want each of you to epress your good feelings about me by writing on the farewell card. I want to remember how all my staff members remember me.!"fter nearly all the staff members had written, the boss had a look at their wishes. #ost of them had written the usual stuff like “"ll the best!, “$e will miss you!, “%he company will be different without you! etc %he boss was not satisfied. He approached &ho 'eh and told him, “&ho 'eh, you have been working for me for the last () years. *ou have been the best worker. I am retiring now and I want you to write your honest feelings in my farewell card.!&ho 'eh slowing took the pen and wrote in the card, “ +oodbye. %he best news in () years for me.!Reflections One should not think so highly of oneself. 'eing so focused on the -go can bring much suffering. raise and blame, happiness and pain are inevitable. 'e prepared to face them calmly.