#MoralStory: Have Patience… Wait For Your Meal

A certain gentleman walked into a hotel and after perusing through the menu, ordered for some food.

After about 20 minutes, another group of gentlemen walked in and ordered for theirs. To his dismay, he noticed them get served first. He watched as they began to eat and laugh heartily. He even overheard one of them brag about how he knew everyone at that hotel and how things moved fast for him here. He felt he was being mocked. He contemplated leaving. But he had waited so long.

Unable to take it anymore, he called the waiter and spoke sadly of how unfair things were. The waiter calmly told him, “Yours is a special order Sir, being prepared by the chief chef himself. Their orders were prepared hurriedly by interns because the top chefs are busy with yours. That’s why they came first. Please have some juice as you wait”.

Unknown to him, the owner of the hotel {who happened to be an old long lost friend of his} had seen him coming and wanted to surprise him and had made changes to his simple meal to make it an exotic meal. He calmed down and waited.

Shortly after, his meal was served by 6 waiters and he was waited on hand and foot and being made very comfortable The gentlemen at the other table were shocked. They couldn’t stop staring. Suddenly they were the ones murmuring, asking why they didn’t get that kind of service and meal.Read More »