all rubbish. Actually everyone knows that there is nothing like
him, or have you ever seen him? All those disasters and
diseases.... and by the way, where could he be? Of course, there
are some weak and miserable creatures that need something big
and strong to rely on and to believe in. That´s why they
created God, it is pure imagination and for my part, well,
listen...., Fox spoke and left the poor rabbit, totally
Is he right? ,Rabbit thought sadly.
Is God nothing but a part of my imagination, have I
invented Him for myself? But I talked to Him, when I was little
and sometimes I felt Him near me. I will go back to the roots
and ask Eagle Owl, the wisest of all the animals here in the
forest. He will certainly be able to advise me.
Rabbit was off and soon met Owl in his favourite tree. As Rabbit
was very excited, he started right away: Mr. Owl ,he
began,I have a question of upmost importance. Please, do
tell me: Is there a God?
Owl opened one of his eyes and
replied: What a silly question, little Bunny, of course
there is a God.
But, tell me, how do you know
that.... the rabbit began to object, when Owl stopped him:
Look at yourself, look at me, would any of us be here, if
there were no Creator? But tell me, what brought that silly
question into your mind?
replied, Clever Fox told me that God is nothing but my
that old Fox again. Owl mocked and just for once opened
both eyes. He isn´t that clever, he´s just
pretending. He is scared of having to change the habits of his
life because there is a God. That´s why he blabbers such
With these words Owl closed his eyes to
continue with his sleep.
Little Rabbit noticing this hurried
to ask one final question of certain importance: Please,
dear Owl, do tell me, where God is and if you can prove
That´s very easy,Owl yawned,
have you ever loved somebody?
Bunny stammered quite puzzled. My daddy, my mum, my 18
brothers and sisters, and... here he hesitated shortly,
blushing, the little girliebunny from the
Owl twinkled a last time full of pity
and then said: Well, Rabbit, then show me your love,
present it to me, so that I can believe in it.
bewildered Bunny replied: That doesn´t work, Mr.
Owl, you can´t get it out, it´s very deep inside.
There.., and he pointed to his heart.
Owl said, God is there, too!
is Love, grumbled Owl and fell asleep.