Time never remains same and does not wait for anyone. There are stories of rags to riches and other way round too. This is the story of one such person who had seen the best days in his life when he had tons of money at his disposal. But then one day he lost everything. He left with no enough money wherein he could afford a food. But what remained with him is the hope that one day he will bring back everything he lost. Read his inspiring story here.
This story was published on the Facebook page called Humans of Bombay. The story of a Mumbai man who had all the wealth to live the best of life and nothing to worry about, but then overnight everything was taken away from him by the destiny.
According to this man he has everything, “I used to be a rich man. I lived in a massive house and partied only with the rich and famous. There was a time when I could eat 10 meals in a day if I chose to and today I cannot even afford one,” he said.
The man, who is not named, describes how the death of his parents led to him and his siblings living on the streets, and what he did to make ends meet. “I used to work as a child actor and have worked with several famous people in the past but when you don’t have money in your pockets people seem to overlook your talent and sometimes forget your face too,” he says.
However, even after all this, unlike most who resign themselves to their fate, this Mumbai man hasn’t given up hope. He has big plans for his future and isn’t afraid to dream of a better tomorrow. And that’s not all. What he says at the end of this post is so heartwarming; it may bring a tear to your eyes.
“My parents passed away when I was very young and it was then that I saw the evil money could give birth to. Soon my siblings and I lost our house and our money. Before I knew it we were on the streets. I used to work as a child actor and have worked with several famous people in the past but when you don’t have money in your pockets people seem to overlook your talent and sometimes forget your face too. I have seen a tough life but I still have hope for myself. I hope someday I make my mark on this world,” with says with lots of hopes in his eyes.
If you need a lesson in hope and generosity, this man’s story is the perfect example. Read his post in its entirety below:
Written by Amrita Kohli edited by Goa Prism Source: Humans of Bombay