The Bearded Fool
“The Bearded Fool” is a story of a foolish man who proves his stupidity even further one day. One day he was reading a book by candle-light, came across a sentence which stated that men with long beards were fools. This distressed the man because he had a long beard himself. He had always thought the beard made him look scholarly and dignified, but now he began to wonder if perhaps he had not been labouring under a delusion. What happened next? listen to the full story..