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My most favourite story of all time

8 October, 2015

A father found his son by the sea, where the tide had washed ashore hundreds of starfish. They would soon die of exposure.

His son was tossing the starfish, one at a time, back into the ocean.

“Why do you bother?” the father asked his son, overwhelmed by the sheer number of starfish dying. “It won’t make any difference.”

His son stopped for a moment, looked at the starfish in his hand, and replied, “It will to this one.”

 

 

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