I got nuthin…

So you get humor…

Sitting by the window of her convent, Sister Barbara opened a letter from home one evening. Inside the letter was a $100 bill her parents had sent. Sister Barbara smiled at the gesture.

As she read the letter by the window, she noticed a shabbily dressed stranger leaning against the lamp post below. Quickly, she wrote, “Don’t despair. – Sister Barbara,” on a piece of paper, wrapped the $100 bill in it, got the man’s attention and tossed it out the window to him.

The stranger picked it up, and with a puzzled expression and a tip of his hat, went off down the street.

The next day, Sister Barbara was told that a man was at her door, insisting on seeing her. She went down, and found the stranger waiting. Without a word, he handed her a huge wad of $100 bills. “What’s this?” she asked.

“That’s the $8,000 you have coming Sister,” he replied. “Don’t Despair paid 80-to-1.”

h/t JP


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I got nuthin… — 7 Comments

  1. God works in mysterious ways….

    Thanks for the laugh! I read this to Sanford and he groaned.

  2. Thanks for the funny story!

    I’m reading the Calexit Anthology and am thoroughly enjoying it. You did a great job putting that together. Thank you!

  3. Some days no matter what you do, it all goes wrong. Some days no matter what you do, everything goes very right!

    that’s my Chinese cookie verse for today 🙂

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