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Please tell a story about a time when a person or organization tried to help someone or change something in your community:

Hardwork Pays But Laziness Leads To Regretion

Maundu was accually a very bright and mathematically bright .His parents were very poor as a church mouce.Poverty was all over in their village and no one could help him succeed in life.After one and half years, by bad luck his parents passed away in an head on collition accident. He had nothing else to do than to move to the city and find and seek for help.By this time,he had left and forgoten about school but he had his class eight performance.He had pased with flying colours. He instantly saw a good samaritan and took him to a day school secondary.His joy knew no bounds after getting good results in his KCSE exam.He joined Jommo Kenyatta University.By graise of God he is enjoying the fruits of his suffering while working in an enormousjob.

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  • The story describes a good idea that succeeded
  • This story makes me feel inspired
  • This story relates to family and friends
  • This story relates to physical needs
  • This story relates to knowledge
  • I saw what happened in the story
  • What happened in the story relates to myself

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About This Story

  • Gender of storyteller: Male
  • Age of storyteller: Under 16 years old
  • This story took place more than 2 years ago
  • Location: Misakwani, Machakos, Kenya
Map of HARDWORK PAYS BUT LAZINESS LEADS TO REGRETION
 
This story describes a...
broad need
specific
solution
specific
problem
The story is about...
social
relations
economic
opportunity
physical
well-being
 
 
Who benefited from what
happened in the story...
nobody
the wrong
people
the right
people
What type of change is your story about?
it requires a
continuous effort
temporary
change
lasting
change
 
 
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