Rich Man


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Joke ID#4482
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Submitted Byskoolkid
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A young man asked an old rich man how he made his money.

The old guy fingered his worsted wool vest and said, "Well, son, it was 1932. The depth of the Great Depression. I was down to my last nickel. I invested that nickel in an apple. I spent the entire day polishing the apple and, at the end of the day, I sold
the apple for ten cents.

The next morning, I invested those ten cents in two apples. I spent the entire day polishing them and sold them at 5:00 pm for 20 cents. I continued this system for a month, by the end of which I'd accumulated a fortune of $1.37.

Then my wife's father died and left us two million dollars."




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Posted by shimmermaid Jul 05, 2005

Good one Isnt it true

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Posted by coolhndsme Jul 11, 2006

very funny

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Posted by RustyDQ Jul 11, 2006

Hilarious & all too true! Not gonna happen in my family, though.

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