Elastic, making a pilgrimage to an inaccessible shrine, made their way through the deep jungle. The husband saw a gem under his feet, gleaming brightly as the sun’s rays fell on him through the foliage. Worried that his wife might be tempted to pick him up and become a slave to tinsel, with a quick movement of his foot he covered the gem with sand. The wife noticed his gesture and said:
– It is a pity that you still keep the distinction between sand and diamond. For me, these concepts are no longer different from each other.