Don’t You Think You Have Left Something Behind – Story

A son took his old father to a restaurant for an evening dinner. <>

Father being very old and weak, while eating, dropped food on his shirt and trousers. <>

Other diners watched him in disgust while his son was calm.<>

After he finished eating, his son who was not at all embarrassed, quietly took him to the washroom, <>

wiped the food particles, removed the stains, combed his hair and fitted his spectacles firmly.<>

When they came out, the entire restaurant was watching them in dead silence, <>

not able to grasp how someone could embarrass themselves publicly like that. <>

The son settled the bill and started walking out with his father.<>

At that time, an old man amongst the diners called out to the son and asked him, <>

“Don’t you think you have left something behind?”.<>

The son replied, “No sir, I haven’t”.<>

The old man retorted, <>

“Yes, you have! You left a lesson for every son and hope for every father”.<>

The restaurant went silent.<>

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