One disciple explained that his master was the greatest of all:
Here the story ended, but in fact the story continues:
The three dispiples didn't notice there also was another disciple, who was laying down in the grass, enjoying the sun, its radiation, the birds and the sound of the river. This disciple had been asleep for a very, very long time. A bit like 'Sleeping Beauty' in the fairy tail, who was sleeping and waiting to be kissed by Prince Charming.
This disciple couldn't help overhearing the others talking about their masters and wispered silently into the gurgling splashing river of love: