“Do you have any advice for me?” the dejected man said to Kabir, whom he had visited with great hope, after hearing numerous stories of his penetrating wisdom.
“Why?” said Kabir, spinning the yarn on his wheel. “What is the matter?”
“My wife and I are totally incompatible. We argue over pretty much everything. I don’t know how to save my marriage.”
“Don’t lose heart, my friend.” Kabir stopped weaving. “There’s always a solution.”

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