‘The Case of the Stolen Smell’: Greed’s Impact on Unwise Decisions

Hands reach toward a pile of gold coins.

Greed is an excessive desire for increased financial gain or social worth, such as prestige or power. (Image: Oleschwander via Dreamstime)

Folktale: The Idiot and the Rich Man

A Friesian calf in front of a hay bale.

The heartbroken calf wailed and mooed in grief for many days afterward. (Image: Stephen Denness via Dreamstime)