The Pot of Gold at the End of a Rainbow

They say that there is a pot of gold at the end of a rainbow. Some say that when you try to reach the rainbow you will find a leprechaun with a treasure underneath it. This is all just a myth and folklore that has been passed through ages and decades. A rainbow is actually a reflection of light from the sun, when droplets of water are present the sun’s rays pass through the droplets of water and creates a spectrum of colors that can be seen from a distance. A rainbow consists of beautiful colors, Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue, Indigo, Violet (ROYGBIV) as it can be memorized by the first letters of the colors. These rainbow colors were taught by teachers to young students in school and explains that the rainbow appears after a rain.

The leprechaun and pot of gold at the rainbow is just an old story passed through generations and there are many lessons found in the story. One lesson we must understand is that people should be content with what they have, do not try to get something that is not yours. A rainbow is truly a colorful and beautiful to the eyes, we must learn that God made the things around us to cherish and be happy about. Contentment is should always be in our hearts and never aspire things that are not meant for us. God will provide everything for us like the rainbow in the sky that brings beauty and smile to our lives.

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