A white-haired old man walked into a jewelry store on a
Friday, with a beautiful young lady at his side.
"I'm looking for a special ring for my girlfriend," he said.
Our jeweler looked through our stock and took out an
outstanding ring priced at $5,000.
"I don't think you understand-I want something very unique,"
the man said.
At that, our now very excited jeweler went and fetched our
special stock from the safe. "Here's one stunning ring at
The girls eyes sparkled, and the man said that he would take it.
"How are you paying?" asked our jeweler.
"I'll pay by check; but of course the bank will want to make
sure that everything is in order, so I'll write a check and you
can phone the bank tomorrow, and then I'll fetch the ring on
Monday morning, our very disappointed jeweler phoned the
man. "You lied, there's no money in that account."
"I know, sorry, but can you imagine what a FANTASTIC
weekend I had?"