Wednesday, December 5, 2007
Something debated over the ages - just who is the more intelligent gender - man or woman...
Something debated over the ages - who is the more intelligent gender - man or woman...
As a mere male, let me tell you this little story; and you know Hutt likes to tell the odd story or two.
After the disaster, eleven people were being carried on a rope suspended from the helicopter that had rescued them.
The storm continued and the helicopter was being badly buffeted, side to side, endangering the lives of the many people inside the helicopter.
The pilot called out on his speaker that the load had to be reduced, or everybody's life would be endangered - somebody on that rope had to sacrifice their life in the interests of all!
It so happened that of the eleven people hanging by their hands on the rope suspended from the helicopter - only one was a women. She announced, with tears streaming down her face, that being a woman, she had sacrificed her independence to her husband, her children and to society in general all her life,so therefore she was prepared to make the final sacrifice here.
Emotionally moved, the men began to clap...
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