The Last Dime

George was down on his luck in Las Vegas. He had gambled away all his money and had to borrow a dime from another gambler just to use the men’s room. He walked into the men’s room and to his surprise, the stall was open. Feeling better about his luck, he used his last dime in a slots machine and hit the jackpot.

Wealthy beyond his wildest dreams, George went on the lecture circuit, where he told his incredible story. He told his audiences that he was eternally grateful to his benefactor, and if he ever found the man he would share his fortune with him. After months of lectures, a man in the audience jumped up and said, “I’m that man. I was the one who gave you the dime.”

George replied, “You’re not the one I’m looking for. I’m looking for the guy who left the bathroom stall open!” read more

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