Power or Money

The lady took her niece's hand and ushered her to sit next to her. She was in her late fifties. Her hair was gray and there were some wrinkles under her eyelids,  despite all that, she looked firm and commanding. She was rich, famous and powerful. Her husband died ten years ago leaving her no kids but a great fortune. She has been managing this for a long time. The companies that deal with the petrol were more than five major ones. Two in America, one was in Britain. For the  other two companies, one was in the gulf area and another one was  in Venezuela. There were also the branches for those companies scattered  all over the world. she wanted to train her niece to take care of this huge responsibility.

 Her niece was seventeen and she wanted her to understand how to manage such huge companies after her death. She was telling her about power. The girl was thinking that money was the power. Her aunt told her that money was only a mean to get you somewhere. Power is the target.  If you own the power, money can come easily. The aunt was hoping for the head of the parliament. She was elected as a member six years ago, and she was trying to get to that post since then. That is why she wanted her niece to think about power. But her niece is absolutely different from her. She thinks money is power. You can buy voters to elect you and vote for you. Or you can pay to get whatever you desire, as long as you have the ability to pay for it.

The girl came and sat beside her aunt. It is useless to discuss the matter with her. Each party is convinced with his own ideas. The aunt started to tell her niece to think about power seriously. There is something which cannot enter the little head of that girl. She thought to herself, we have more than fourteen companies all over the world. Our monthly net profit is nearly more than one seventy million dollars a month. My aunt is driving me crazy. What does she need? What is there to be put into consideration? 

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  • Kioyn kei ap acha hain. Because you are good, you see everything else good. Thanks, for your nice comment!

  • by the way what u have written the content is very good .. 

  • according to  my way both are equal in day to day  real world both are play a crucial roles in our present situations power came through  pay money and  money came through power in a different situations.. do u agree dara?

  • De nada Ana! You are most welcome teacher Ana! Thanks for your time. I really enjoyed your teaching of Spanish. I told Mr. Estanis about it.

  • good dara!!!

  • Mahdadinid Camel! You like to be on the side of power. I guess the  old lady is right. She wanted her niece to be powerful so as to rule and manage things. Thanks, Camel for your time and for your nice tips for the blog!

  • Salam Ilkin, thanks for pressing the like button of money or power, but can you tell us which one you choose? Thanks!

  • Bahut shukriya Mehboob sahib, Lakin kha tum? Where have you been? Can you visit my page again and see my recent blog, present perfect progressive tense and comment? Thanks!
  • Dara. Your blogs so informative
  • Khaili mamnoon dooste khobam Bahman! Thanks for the compliment. By the way, I liked that experiment in your video.
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