The Farm being a Gaint task to maintain the Son Agreed to his Fathers request aslong, as he got a Big cash reward at the end of the harvest. Knowing his Father could provide it.
The Son was suprised by His Fathers answer. Not knowing what to take away from it.
So the Father and son went to work on the farm. Begining to plant the years harvest.
The father replied " If you help me, ill show my gratitude.
The Father and son worked together on the farm for days. Both taking care to do the best job they could for each other
The son helped his father through the warm sunny days that he seemed to enjoy
The son also helped his Father through the tough rainy days that seemed to come when they least expected them
Finally the Father and Sons work paid off with fields rich with crops
The Father Replied "You helped me, I will show my gratitude."
After his father sold the harvest the son asked. "I helped you will you hold your end of the deal?
The next day the father Thanked his son for all his Hard work and Handed him the Reward of a Book
The Son was furious with his father. After all his hard work he thought he deserved more than just a plain book. The son was very angry and left in a rage.
As he was going through his fathers things, the son found the old book his father gave him all those years ago.
He was very uneasy as he opened the hard back novel
Years later when the Boys father had passed he returned to his farm
As he opened the novel it read "Go out and do for others what somebody did for you."
At that moment a Bank note signed by his father for a Large amount of money fell on the floor
The son then realized that there is more to helping others than just a reward. He learned that the Gratitude and appreciation of other was more valuable than a cash reward could ever be. He then set out to Help others to show them the lesson of gratitude.