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Topic: who do you save???
From: doerun, ga.
Registered: Nov 2000
posted 07-28-2005 03:48 PM
You are driving down the road in your car on a wild, stormy night,
when you pass by a bus stop and you see three people waiting for the
1. An old lady who looks as if she is about to die.
2. An old friend who once saved your life.
3. The perfect partner you have been dreaming about.
Which one would you choose to offer a ride to, knowing that there
could only be one passenger in your car?
Think before you continue reading.
This is a moral/ethical dilemma that was once actually used as
part of a job application.
You could pick up the old lady, because she is going to die, and
thus you should save her first.
Or you could take the old friend because he once saved your life, and
this would be the perfect chance to pay him back.
However, you may never be able to find your perfect mate again.
The candidate who was hired (out of 200 applicants) had no
trouble coming up with his answer. He simply answered: "I would give the
car keys to my old friend and let him take the lady to the hospital. I
would stay behind and wait for the bus with the partner of my dreams."
Sometimes, we gain more if we are able to give up our stubborn
Never forget to "Think Outside of the Box."
HOWEVER...., The correct answer is to run the old lady over and put
her out of her misery, have sex with the perfect partner on the hood of
the car, then drive off with the old friend for a few beers.
God, I just love happy endings!
racing is real
everything else is just a game.
81 capri-302-7.25 @93mph 1/8
1.54 60ft 50 % of the fun dragracing is meeting people who will give you the shirt off their back to wipe the grease off your hands.
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From: Mesquite, NV. 89027 M&M# 4256
Registered: Oct 2004
posted 08-02-2005 02:52 AM
I like your way better.
"Restomod in Progress"
Good friends are hard to find, even harder to leave, and impossible to forget.
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