The Gadol Hador Davened for a raincoat
The Gemoro tells the story of R. Chanina Ben Dosa, who was walking
on the street and the rain came down on him. He Davened to Hashem
and said,” the whole world has comfort and Chanina is in pain.”
The Maharsha asks how could it be, The Chosid R. Chanina B.D. would
ask Hashem to stop the rain for the whole world , for his personal
comfort, even at the expense of the rest of the world.
The Ben Yehodo (Ben Ish Chai) answers ," all he asked from
Hashem was, he should manage to find a coat to protect him from the rain.
However, Hashem stopped the rain instead, Lekovod R.Ch.B.D."