A Lesson in Politics
Added on: 4th Jul 2013
A florist went to a barber for a haircut. After the cut, he asked how much
> he owed, and the barber replied, 'I cannot accept money from you, I'm doing
> community service this week.'
> The florist was pleased and left the shop. When the barber went to open his
> shop the next morning, there was a 'thank you' card and a dozen yellow roses
> waiting for him at his door.
> The next week, the butcher comes in for a haircut, and when he asks how
> much he owes, the barber again replies, 'I cannot accept money from you ,
> I'm doing community service this week.' The butcher was happy and left the
> The next morning when the barber went to open up, there was a 'thank you'
> card and a leg of lamb, waiting for him at his door.
> The following week, a Member of Parliament came in for a haircut, and when
> he went to pay his bill, the barber again replied, 'I cannot accept money
> from you. I'm doing community service this week.' The Member of Parliament
> was very happy and left the shop.
> The next morning, when the barber went to open up, there were a dozen
> Members of Parliament lined up waiting for a free haircut. And that, my
> friends, illustrates the fundamental difference between the citizens of our
> country and the politicians who run it.
> REMEMBER POLITICIANS AND NAPPIES SHOULD BE CHANGED OFTEN AND FOR THE SAME