Joke 457

23 Jun

 

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From ajokeaday.com

A young man at a construction site was bragging that he could outdo anyone, based on his strength.  He especially made fun of one of the older workman. After several minutes, the older worker had had enough.

“Why don’t you put your money where your mouth is?” he said.  “I’ll bet a week’s wages that I can haul something in a wheelbarrow over to the other building that you won’t be able to wheel back.”

“You’re on, old man,” the young man replied. “Let’s see what you’ve got.”

The old man reached out and grabbed the wheelbarrow by the handles.  Then nodding to the young man, he said with a smile, “All right. Get in.”

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9 Responses to “Joke 457”

  1. judithatwood June 23, 2012 at 04:59 #

    You got my funny bone with this one — excellent!

  2. vivinfrance June 23, 2012 at 06:14 #

    We Oldies know a thing or two. :-)

  3. adinparadise June 23, 2012 at 07:50 #

    Love it, Tilly. Have a great weekend. ;)

  4. Pseu June 23, 2012 at 09:54 #

    I think I’d have asked him to go and collect a long stand from the builders merchant, and a left handed wrench.

    • Pseu June 23, 2012 at 09:55 #

      said the left handed wench

  5. bluebee June 23, 2012 at 12:03 #

    Hehe – experience wins every time

  6. Gobetween June 23, 2012 at 13:57 #

    :) I hope you are mending well.

  7. Perfecting Motherhood June 25, 2012 at 21:02 #

    I knew that was coming!

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