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the Love Letter

Once there was a boy who loved a girl very much. The girl’s father, however, did not like the boy and did not want their love to grow. The boy wanted to write the girl a love letter, but he was sure that the girl’s father would read it first. At last he wrote this letter to the girl.

The great love I said I have for you
is gone, and I find my dislike for you
increases every day. When I see you,
I do not even like the way you look;
the one thing I want to do is to
look the other way. I never wanted to
marry you. Our last conversation
was very dull and in no way has
made me anxious to see you again.
You think only of yourself.
If we were married, I know that I would find
life very difficult, and I would have no
pleasure in living with you. I have a heart
to give, but it is not a heart
I want to give to you. No one is more
demanding or selfish than you, and less
able to care for me and be of help to me.
I sincerely want you to understand that
I speak the truth. You will do me a favor
If you consider this is the end. Do not try
To answer this. Your letters are full of
Things that do not interest me. You have no
true concern for me. Good-bye! Believe me,
I do not care for you. Please do not think
I am still your loving friend.
The girl’s father read the letter. He was pleased, and then gave the letter to his daughter.
The girl read the letter and was very happy. The boy still loved her.
Do you know why she was pleased? She and the boy had a secret way of writing to each other. She read only the first line of the letter, and then the third line, the fifth, and so on, to the end of the letter.

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  • Hi

    Nice to see you in this group.
    jay
  • hi,
    This's an interesting story .
    I wish i would have true love like them lol
  • Hi,
    It's nice to join you in this group.
    lovely sotry... nothing can stop true love :)
  • You can be mad as a mad dog at the way things went, you can swear and curse the fates but when it comes to the end, you have to let it go
  • Love English, Love here^_^
  • thanks for having put the story here.
  • For all members

  • Thanks Lateefa! Really great. I've heard this story but some details were a bit different.
  • i forgot to mention that iv taken this short fable from a very popular site: the holiday spot do visit it u will b astounded by the rich material it contains!
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