A blessing in disguise

Do you know the English expression “a blessing in disguise“? Read the conversation below. Can you guess the meaning?

Wayne: I’m sorry to hear that you lost your job.

Bob: Oh, it’s OK. It turned out to be a blessing in disguise. I get more money in my new job and I work fewer hours!

Does it mean:

a)  a bad thing

b) something that seemed bad at first, but is a good thing

c) a secret

d) something that seemed good at first, but is a bad thing

The answer is below!↓

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Answer: b) something that seemed bad at first, but is a good thing