the rich and the poor

the rich and the poor - THE SAILING WISH OF A POOR AND A...

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THE SAILING WISH OF A POOR AND A RICH Who would have thought that Aladdin would be richer than the king? In the Disney’s film “Aladdin”, the main character was a poor man, and a thief just like Robin Hood, turned into a prince with the help of a Genie. If life is like a tale of Aladdin, and there is someone who can grant us our wish even if it is next to impossible, what will be yours? If wishes from a shooting star could come true, and a coin thrown into a wishing well could come back a thousand fold, Totoy would have been very rich by now. Totoy, 10 years old, is a “regular” beggar at Hepa Street in Legazpi city. They are eleven in the family, including his grandmother. He has four siblings who are working as a beggar too. He wished for a toy, a comfortable shelter for his family, a pair of shoes, because he never had one. He doesn’t even have a slipper. He could barely say what he wants maybe because he has too many wishes and he could not enumerate all and what would be the first. Described variously as state of impecuniousness, and needness of huge number,
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