Be of Good Cheer

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81_1“How dismal you look!” said a bucket to his companion as they were going to the well.

“Argh!” replied the other bucket, “I was reflecting on the uselessness of our being filled; for let us go away ever so full, we always come back empty.”

“Dear me!” said bucket number one; “how strange to look at it in that way! Now, enjoy the thought that however empty we come we always go away full. Only look at it in that light and you will be as cheerful as I am.”

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