"What is the secret of their happiness?" wonders the king. Every day, an orphan boy and his friends make and repair shoes. They use the money that they earn to buy food, and they enjoy each other's company during the evening hours. The king is envious of this. Whenever he holds a feast, nobody has fun. Determined to find out their secret, the king spies on the young boy and his friends night after night. Find out the valuable lesson that the king learns in this delightful animated folktale from Armenia. Part of the multivolume Animated Tales of the World Series. A teacherís guide for the series is included. 15 minutes. Closed-captioned.