Short Story on “Failure is the Prelude to Success”
King Robert Bruce, who .once, ruled over Scotland was a brave and nice man. The King of England wanted to snatch his territory and attacked Scotland. King Robert Bruce was taken unawares and was defeated. He fled away to save his life and took refuge in a cave.
One day, as he was thinking of his plight and misfortune, he saw a spider trying to crawl up to its web which was high every time it reached near the web, it fell down. But it did not lose heart and continued its attempts to reach At last it succeeded in reaching the web.
King Robert Bruce was inspired by the incident with renewed hopes. He gathered his forces, fought against his enemy and vanquished him. He regained his territory an ruled over it till his death.