Once there was a family that was not rich and not
They lived in Ohio in a small country house. One
all sat down for dinner, and there was a knock at the
The father went to the door and opened it.
There stood an old man in tattered clothes, with
pants and missing buttons. He was carrying a basket
vegetables. He asked the family if they wanted to buy
vegetables from him. They quickly did because they
him to leave.
Over time, the family and the old man became friends.
The man brought vegetables to the family every week.
soon found out that he was almost blind and had
his eyes. But he was so friendly that they learned to
forward to his visits and started to enjoy his
One day as he was delivering the vegetables, he said,
"I had the greatest blessing yesterday! I found a
clothes outside my house that someone had left for
The family, knowing that he needed clothes, said, "How
The old blind man said, "The most wonderful part is
that I found a family that really needed the clothes."