A very big heart

Since he was a child, Blai has chased a dream: to learn to love everybody. However, how is it possible to love everybody? After searching and searching the answer in lots of books, Blai has found one that explain that for loving everybody we only need one thing: to have a very big heart. To know the size of his heart, Blai has gone to visit the doctor.

– Blai, your heart is not very big and not very small; it is like everyone’s heart

– And will it grow?

– Sorry Blai, heart does not grow.

Blai, that he kept thinking that his heart could arrive to be bigger; decided to make a list of all the people that he thought they could help him. And he started the trip. The first one of the list was a superhero who had the superpower to love a whole city.

– How can I have a very big heart? – asked Blai.

– If you want to have a very big heart, your desire to have it has to be bigger than your fears.

The second of the list was a pianist, which had the ability to listen the melody of his heart.

-How can I have a very big heart?

-Asked Blai to the pianist.

-If you want to have a very big heart,

The volume of the music of your heart has to be higher than the volume of the music of your thoughts. The third of the list was a poet who knew the heart language.

– How can I have a very big heart? – asked Blai.

– If you want to have a very big heart, is very important to say what you feel, because words, which are not said, are stuck in the heart and do not let it grow.

The fourth of the list was his teacher, that she loved all her pupils as they were, with all their differences.

-How can I have a very big heart?

-Asked Blai to his teacher.

-If you want to have a very big heart, is essential

Not to judge and accept everybody as it is, starting by yourself. When we judge,

Our heart becames smaller and it hides inside a shell. The fifth of the list was his best friend, who knew to put herself in the place of others and look at things from different points of view.

– How can I have a very big heart? – asked Blai

– Instead of asking what you can do to have a very big heart, why do not you ask what prevents it from growing.

The sixth of the list was a painter who was able to draw smiles in the heart of the people.

-How can I have a very big heart?

-Asked Blai to the painter.

-Creating it! Inside you, my little

Friend, it exists a creator potential, which will allow you to create all that you are able to imagine and dream. The seventh of the list was the strongest woman of the world, who knew that when you accept your weaknesses and learn how to live with your fears, you feel the strongest woman of the world.

– How can I have a very big heart? – asked Blai.

– Heart is a muscle and, as every muscle, the more you use it, the bigger and stronger it becomes

The last person of the list was a woman who lived in a forest plenty of elms and, as the people of the village said it, she had an answer for all the questions the people made her.

-How can I have a very big heart?

-Asked Blai to the woman.

-I cannot give you an answer, which you already know. Moreover, if instead of looking for it outside, do you try to look for it inside you?

After lots of days of journey, Blai returned home ready to find the answer inside of him, not to be scared to find it and use his heart everyday more for making it bigger and bigger. Some weeks later, Blai went back to visit the doctor, to check if his heart was now very Big.

-I am sorry, Blai. Your heart is the same size as the last time.

Blai looked at himself again in the mirror. Maybe it was true that he has his heart as the same size as before, but something has changed: now he was able to love everybody.

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