Some time ago, my fiancé borrow a pencil. I was a bit confused because he did not immediately use the pencil but he just stared on it.
“What’s wrong with the pencil? “ I asked him with a puzzled.
My fiancé smiled then hugged my shoulders.
“You know what, my princess. I wish you will be like this pencil. “My fiancé replied
I frowned and he smiled again.
“Ok, honey. Let me tell you something about this pencil. This pencil has five qualities that can make you always settled in this life. First, pencils remind you that you can do great things in life. Like a pencil when it is used to write, do not ever forget there is a hand that always holding and guiding the pencil. Pencil is your life and the hand represent of our God. He always guides us according to His will. Submit all of your life to God. Surrendered into the God’s hand. He will work so marvelous in your life.
“The second, when we write, sometimes we had to stop several times to sharpen this pencil. You know what, honey… when we sharpening, it will makes a pencil feels hurt. But, after that, Pencil will be sharp as before. So it is with you, in this life you should have the courage to face suffering and distressing. Dare to face an obstacles and adversity. Live not runs so easy. Sometimes we had a hard moment that makes you sad, upset and cry .But as they all will make your life better. “
“Well, honey… Lets we see the third “My fiancé continued. “Pencil always gives us a chance to use the eraser to correct the wrong words. Therefore, correct our mistakes are not a bad thing. It will help us always on the right path “
“The fourth, the important part of a pencil is not the outside but actually the inside. Inside of the pencil described your mind, character, and your behavior. So honey, please be careful with all of your inner. Make your inner always good and beauty.
“And this is the last qualities. A pencil always leaves a mark or kerfs. Just like you, you should be aware that whatever you do in your life will leave an impression. Because of this, always be careful with any actions. Think about it first; consider all of what you want to do. Make sure everything you did, not make the other people hurts “
“That’s five qualities of pencil. Be a good pencil “