Daily Joke – Hurricane
August 8, 2014
A hurricane blew across the Caribbean. It didn’t take long for the expensive yacht to be swamped by high waves, sinking without a trace. There were only two survivors: the boat’s owner, Dr. Jones and the steward, Jack who managed to swim to the closest island.
After reaching the deserted strip of land, the steward was crying and very upset that they would never be found. Dr. Jones on the other hand was quite calm, relaxing against a tree.
“Dr. Jones, Dr. Jones, how can you be so calm?” cried Jack. “We’re going to die on this lonely island. We’ll never be discovered here.”
“Sit down and listen to what I have to say, Jack.” began the confident Dr. Jones.
“Five years ago, I gave the United Way $500,000 and another $500,000 to my church. I donated the same amounts four years ago. And, three years ago, I did very well in the stock market, so I contributed $750,000 to each. Last year, business was good, so the two charities each got a million dollars.” stated Dr. Jones.
“So what?” shouted Jack.
“Well, it’s time for their annual fundraising drives, and I know they’re going to find me!” smiled Dr. Jones.