Many years passed without a word from the artist...
Then one day, the artist arrived at their door and stated he was ready to paint the butterfly.
Ceremoniously, placing a piece of fine paper on their immaculate floor, he went down on one knee, and with a few economic strokes of his brush, placed a beautiful butterfly on the
The couple were in awe... yet confused. Shyly they approached the artist and asked, “It took you but a moment to paint this butterfly. Why did you wait so long?”
The Master, placing a surprised look upon his face, responded saying,