A man had a misfortune - he fell into the swamp and began to sob with a sense of hopelessness. Good people came to support him, grieve with him and sympathize with him sincerely. They sat down on the edge of the swamp and started sobbing too.
What kind of good people they are, when they worry about me, the man thought, and he sobbed louder and louder.
The swamp into which he fell grew bigger with his tears and with the tears of other good people. The man collapsed more and more. Suddenly some alien appeared. He was not like the others, and when he saw how difficult the situation the man in the swamp was in he said firmly: