Thursday, July 9, 2009



A motorist, driving by a ranch, hit and killed a calf that was
crossing the road. The driver went to the owner of the calf and
explained what had happened. He then asked what the animal was

"Oh, about $200 today," said the rancher. "But in six years it
would have been worth $900. So $900 is what I'm out."

The motorist sat down, wrote out a check, and handing it to the
farmer he said,

"Here is the check for $900.

It's post-dated six years from now."


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