Singing To The River

Akbar loved his singing and wanted to appoint him the court singer. He refused.

” I am not the best singer in the country.”

“So, who is?” asked the King.

“Come with me, you will hear”

They went to an isolated rock next to the river, a day’s travel away. The most divine music was pouring forth out of a man sitting on the rock, alone.

“Wow. He indeed is the greatest singer. Why is he so much better than you?”

” Because I sing for the King and he sings to the river.”

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