A: A Story that Never Ends
Here is a story for you to tell your friends:
English school boys love to tell this story that has no end.They usually tell it in a low voice. If they want to tease their friends they go on and on until somebody makes them stop! The story goes like this:
It was a dark and stormy night. The rain came down and two men set in a cave. One said to the other:
Tell me a story’ Bilal. So Bilal began: It was a dark and stormy night. The rain came down; and two men sat in a cave. One said to the other. Tell me a story Bilal. so Bilal began: It was a dark and stormy night. The rain came down; and two men sat in a cave…………..?
B:The Wrong Man
One day a man was sitting in a barber,s shop having a shave. The barber had just covered his face with soap. A little boy run into the shop shouting at the top of his voice.
Mr. Kamal! Kamal! come quickly. Your house in on fire. The man jumped out the chair’ picked up a tower! and rushed out of the shop wiping the soap off his face. He had run several hundred yards in the direction of his house. Then suddenly he stopped, struck his forehead with his hand and said to himself. What am i running for? My name is not Kamal.
C: He Water Lily
There was a lily in the middle of a large pond. It was not an ordinary lily. It did not grow at the usual rate. In fact it doubled in size ever day. After ten days had the lily covered half the pond.
You will find the answer at the end of the chapter.