Smile of the Day

Life is getting much too serious, yes? Who doesn't need a daily smile?

Wednesday, October 29

All things come to those who wait

After a long morning enduring long waits and wading through interminable red tape at the government office, he stopped by a toy store to pick up a baseball bat as a gift for his son. When he took it to the cash register, the clerk asked, "Cash, debit, or charge?"

"Cash," he snapped. Then, belatedly realising, he quickly apologised for his rudeness, explaining that he had spent all that morning working his way through government red tape.

"Shall I giftwrap the bat?" the clerk asked sweetly. "Or are you going back there?"


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