The Beggar and The Trader

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There is a story about a beggar several hundred years ago from a small village. He was orphaned at a young age, and with no education and family, he had to fend for himself. He was reasonably intelligent and able, despite his challenging start. Living in a small village his whole life, since the village was abundant, he was able to beg for food and receive what he needed to survive.

He tried several times to find menial work to give him some basic subsistence, but was unable to find any.

Difficult Times
Later, some hard times fell upon the village, and many people were struggling. The beggar went around the village asking for food, but many were unable to …

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