Many charitable deeds
He then started to consider the numerous charitable deeds of his father. He additionally remembered the black dwarf. “ To him will I make my final attraction,” paid misinform himself; “ he helped my father and be will certainly not refuse to help me.” He sprang off his mattress and ran to the little Synagogue in the home. He had not been there for such a very long time—all of it appeared so unusual. He started to hope for assist, and promised to behave higher sooner or later if his prayer have been answered. Within the stillness of the holy place he appeared to listen to his mom’s voice whispering in his scorching ears : “ Work, work.” “ Ah 1 ” cried he, ” am I to work and assist myself ? What’s the usage of praying ? ” He then felt a key being pressed into his dosed hand. He took it and left the Synagogue. He thought that the important thing may match a room the place, unknown to him, a portion of his father’s wealth could be saved. He tried to suit the important thing within the numerous locks within the completely different rooms, however it didn’t match any lock. Eventually he discovered a door on the finish of a passage. He tried the hamlle and located it locked. He then put the important thing. which he held in his hand, within the. lock, and it fitted precisely.
Gazed round in search of the piles of gold
He unlocked the door and entered a big room. At one finish there was a cupboard. His eyes gazed round in search of the piles of gold, however all in useless. On the wall going through the door he noticed one thing gleaming, however when he got here nearer he recognised the dwarf’s face with the lengthy black beard. He shortly turned spherical to escaoe the piercing look of bis penetrating eyes, finish he heard shrill laughter coming from the cupboard. He went nearer, and noticed in it the black beard of the dwarf which he had pulled off when he was a bit of boy. He put his fingers in his ears to deaden the mocking laughter. He turned spherical once more and noticed on the wall reverse a fiery inscription which learn : “ Reap the reward of folly.” The letters nearly burnt his eyes.
“ Away ! Away ! ” he cried in terror, and he ran to the doorway. He discovered the door closed and locked.