Thanks a million tmes, my Lord, for ±his paten± li²le hear± of mine ±ha± ±hou gave me. I± is my preciouspossession…..my life.When I Frs± saw ±he brigh± S±ar above, I buil± a ladder ±o reach ±he sky, ±o pick ±he ³aming gem.Too high. My ladder could reach only ±he crown of ±he mango ±ree.On ±he opposi±e shore ±he beckoning hands of a beautful woman were ³agging and irresistble signal.So I buil± a bridge ±o ge± across ±he wa±er.Too wide. My bridge could reach only a few roads away.As I looked afar inland, way up, s±anding upon ±he cres± of ±he moun±ain was ±he magniFcen± Fgure ofa t±an in scarle± robe, castng abroad gold, perfumes, and diamonds. And ±housands of men, like ±housands ofsnarling dogs, were Fghtng for ±he free luxuries sca²ered around. So I s±ar±ed ±o climb.s±eep. My knees were no± buil± for ±ha± savage pilgrimage.And so I buil± myself a shed of green leaves a± ±he edge of ±he brook. Days I Flled my li²le hear± wi±hjoy, wa±ching ±he dancing rivule±. Nigh± I wrap my li²le hear± in ±he gossamer of peace as I lis±en ±o ±heeloquen± sermon of ±he kalaw.Each nigh± an augury. Each day a reali±y.How wonderful is life.Thanks a million tmes, my Lord.Thanks. Guide Questons:1.Wha± do ±he following signify in ±he s±age of man’s life:a.Build a ladder ±o reach ±he skyb.Build a bridge ±o cross ±hen wa±erc.S±ar± ±o climbd.Build a shed of green leaves2.According ±o ±he au±hor, wha± makes life wonderful?3.Wha± is he ±hankful of ±o ±he Lord?The Filipino WomanCarmen Guerrero-Nakpil
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