The local news station was interviewing an 80-year-old lady because she had just gotten married for the fourth time.
The interviewer asked her questions about her life, about what it felt like to be marrying again at 80, and then about her new husband’s occupation. “He’s a funeral director,” she answered. “Interesting,” the newsman thought. He then asked her if she wouldn’t mind telling him a little about her first three husbands and what they did for a living.
She paused for a few moments, needing time to reflect on all those years.
After a short time, a smile came to her face and she answered proudly, explaining that she had first married a banker when she was in her 20′s, then a circus ringmaster when in her 40′s, and a preacher when in her 60′s, and now – in her 80′s – a funeral director The interviewer looked at her, quite astonished, and asked why she had married four men with such diverse careers.
(Wait for it…)
She smiled and explained: “I married
One for the money,
Two for the show,
Three to get ready,
And four to go!”
A woman brought a very limp duck into a veterinary surgeon. As she laid her pet on the table, the vet
pulled out his stethoscope and listened to the bird’s chest.
After a moment or two, the vet shook his head and sadly said, “I’m sorry, your duck, Cuddles, has passed away.” The distressed woman wailed, “Are you sure?” “Yes, I am sure. Your duck is dead,” replied the vet.
“How can you be so sure?” she protested. “I mean you haven’t done any testing on him or anything.
He might just be in a coma or something.”
The vet rolled his eyes, turned around and left the room. He returned a few minutes later with a black Labrador Retriever. As the duck’s owner looked on in amazement, the dog stood on his hind legs, put his front paws on the examination table and sniffed the duck from top to bottom. He then looked up at the vet with sad eyes and shook his head.
The vet patted the dog on the head and took it out of the room. A few minutes later he returned with a cat. The cat jumped on the table and also delicately sniffed the bird from head to foot. The cat sat back on its haunches, shook its head, meowed softly and strolled out of the room.
The vet looked at the woman and said, “I’m sorry, but as I said, this is most definitely, 100% certifiably, a dead duck.”
The vet turned to his computer terminal, hit a few keys and produced a bill, which he handed to the woman.. The duck’s owner, still in shock, took the bill. “$150!” she cried, “$150 just to tell me my duck is dead!”
The vet shrugged, “I’m sorry. If you had just taken my word for it, the bill would have been $20, but with the Lab Report and the Cat Scan, it’s now $150.”
3. Now meet the dog who apparently loves the water, can swim but chooses not to…
😛 😛 😛 Thanks for Wednesday’s laugh. These are hilarious. The dog in the video is just like my daughter’s two (or is he three?) -year-old male poodle. He does the same thing in the water. 😀
What a hoot, gotta love our fur babies!
Love that video! This was just what I needed after a tough day! Thank you!
Love that dog!
I’ve never seen a dog do that before, especially since he CAN actually swim.
Thanks for the early morning laughs!
Oh Miles hates the water. Hates it! This would be the worst class for him. The dog looks so cute. By the way, my cat likes the water but not a pool. He likes to feel the spray from the shower. I never get any privacy in this house.
Oh Jo……. loved these jokes… Lab report and Cat scan LOL.. and loved the dog who kept his hind legs on the bottom of the pool lol.. A little like me in the past.. I took me a long while to learn to swim out of my depth. 🙂 Hope all is well with you 🙂 xxx Hugs Sue
😀 love it!
Still smiling! 🙂
Love the 80 year old bride!
Thanks for a bit of belly laughs.
Not heard that joke before…1 for the money and three to get ready, that is great. Thanks for the post
That was just great Jo. I’m still snorting over the Lab Report and Cat Scan! 😀
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