Night Watchman

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Loyalty and the truth are the most important part of the life. The Nightwatchman faced the problem between these two now which one should he choose ? We should be aware of these things and should be able to choose between them.
Night Watchman

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Once there lived a Night Watchman, who was famous for guarding the village. He did not let any intruders and robber to entering the village and was popularly known as "impeccable man". No matter what he plans, everyone obeyed him because he had earned a great reputation in the village and did his duties vigorously.

One night, there was a program outside of the village so all people went to the program. Knowing that village is nearly empty. A thief entered that village. The thief was escaping from the village taking lots of jewels and money with him. No one was aware of that thief.

Watchman was on the back side of the village. Noticing that watchman mostly guard front side of a village, the thief went to the backside.

The watchman saw that thief and immediately he snatched his neck and turned his face. Watchman was shocked because the thief was no other but his own son. He faced a big problem. If he caught him villagers would certainly beat him and his honour would be demolished. If he freed him, he would lose his pride and his reputation. Truthfulness and the loyalty are the two most important things which make us human. If we have to choose between these two, which one should we choose?...

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Things to remember
  • Once there lived a Night Watchman, who was famous for guarding the village.
  •  Knowing that village is nearly empty. A thief entered that village.
  • Noticing that watchman mostly guard front side of a village, the thief went to the backside.
  • Watchman was shocked because the thief was no other but his own son.
  • Truthfulness and the loyalty are the two most important things which make us human. 
  • It includes every relationship which established among the people.
  • There can be more than one community in a society. Community smaller than society.
  • It is a network of social relationships which cannot see or touched.
  • common interests and common objectives are not necessary for society.
Questions and Answers

He was guarding the village in the night.

There was a program outside of the village so all people went outside.

The thief was no other than the night watchman's son,

The night watchman fell in a problem because he had to choose in between loyalty and truthfulness.

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