A poor fisherman was able to catch only a few small fish every day. One day while he was fishing, a big bird came and sat on his boat. It was the magic bird. which helped poor people. The bird promised to bring him a big fish every day.
Soon, the fisherman became rich by selling the fish that the bird brought.
Meanwhile, the king had gone blind. The court physician said that he could only be cured if he washed his eyes with the blood of the magic bird. The king announced that whoever caught the magic bird would get a big reward. When the fisherman heard this, lie became greedy. When the bird came the next day, he caught hold of its feet. But the bird was very strong. It flew away with the fisherman hanging from its feet. The fisherman couldn’t hold on for very long and fell to the ground and died.