I forget where I heard this but it is one of my favorite stories
A man wished to see what Heaven
were like and was granted the privilege of visiting both.
In hell, it was monstrous
. Scores of people sat across from each other at various ten foot, round tables that each had a plate of delicious food in the center. Each person, however, had a thirteen-foot pair of chopsticks
that prohibited access to the food, and so each person was sad and hungry.
The man went to heaven and saw the exact same scenario
: Multiple ten foot, rounded tables with delicious food in the center and each person with a pair of thirteen-foot chopsticks. Yet, in heaven each person was happy and well fed.
Why? Because in heaven, the people were feeding each other