The woman went in
and told her husband what the man had said.
Her husband was
overjoyed. "How nice," he said. "Since
that is the case, let us invite Wealth. Let him come and
fill our home with wealth."
disagreed. "My dear, why don't we invite
daughter-in-law was listening from the other corner of the house,
and she jumped in with her own suggestion: "Would it
not be better to invite Love? Our home will be filled with
right. Let us heed our daughter-in-law's advice," said
the husband to his wife. "Go out and invite Love to be
The woman went
out and asked the three old men, "Which one of you is
Love? Please come in and be our guest."
Love got up and
started walking toward the house. The other two also got up
and followed him.
lady asked Wealth and Success, "I only invited Love.
Why are you coming in?"
The old men
replied together: "If you had invited Wealth or Success
the other two of us would have had to stay out. But since
you invited Love, wherever he goes, we go with him."
Wherever there is
Love there is also Wealth and Success!