49. Looking for a Job

Donald Turner wanted to get a job. He graduated from his university with a Bachelor's Degree Business Administration. Since his graduation, he had applied 20 jobs, yet no one had called him . Donald decided to be an accountant two years , because he figured that it would be an way to earn money. Although Donald had studied become an accountant, his real passion was painting.

took some art classes at his university. His told him that he had the talent, but to commit more to his painting. Even though was interested, he decided to play it safe focus his study on becoming an accountant. He his art classes as well as his business , all with As. He was proud of his . However, two years had passed, Donald still could find a job. He began getting frustrated.

In to calm himself down, Donald began painting. He go to apply for jobs in the morning, then come back home and paint. When Donald feeling really stressed out, he would go out the park and paint there. One day, when was painting at the park, a man began him paint. Donald didn't see the man the time he was there.

When Donald finished the , the man went to talk to him. "You some real talent," the man said. Donald chuckled said thanks. The man wanted to know if was selling the painting. Donald was surprised. He 't think anyone would want to buy his paintings. said yes, and the man offered him $1,500 the painting. Donald almost dropped the painting because couldn't believe it. After Donald sold the painting, bought art supplies with the money he received. decided to forget about being an accountant. He never felt so happy.