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Some Beggers Have Choice

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A begger accosted a friend of mine in the slow Kolkatan traffic, obviously one with whom he was well acquainted, and this is a snippet of what transpired:

Beggar: Good afternoon, Dada!

Friend: How are you today . . . (thrusts Ten Ruppies note into her hand)

Beggar: Dada, I’m not taking Ten Ruppies today. My child is sick . . .

I’m very impressed with this woman.


Written by cedarreviews

April 9, 2012 at 8:47 am

Posted in Conversations

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