The emperor Akbar and the half-reward

The emperor Akbar and the half-reward One day, Emperor Akbar went to the jungle to hunt. After some time, he knew he was lost. He called for help but it was no use. Then the sun started to set The Emperor said, "Soon it will be dark" "Here I am, all alone in the woods!" A young man named Mahesh Das lived in a hut nearby. He heard a call coming from deep in the woods, and he ran to that place. The Emperor was glad to see him! Mahesh Das said to Emperor-"I know the way back to the palace," "Follow me." Safe home at last, the Emperor said, "Young man, I want to give you a gift." He took a ring of emerald and gold from his finger. And he gave the ring to Mahesh Das. The Emperor said "In a few days, come back to the palace," "I want to give you something else, even more grand." A few days later, Mahesh Das went back to the palace. But the guard stopped him at the door. "Halt!" he said. "You do not look lik