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Giving, more than getting

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The story is told about an old man who proposed to an old woman in a home for the aged. The next day at breakfast, he went from table to table asking who it was whom he proposed to the night before. Finally, one old woman said: “I’m glad you asked. I remember saying yes to someone last night, but I have forgotten who he was!”

Posted: September 15th, 2012 in Columnists,Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Headline,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Loud and clear

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The story is told about a guide at the Niagara Falls who was telling a group of excited, shrieking Filipino tourists that the sound of the waterfall is so loud that even supersonic planes passing by can’t be heard. As the shouting and picture-taking went on, he said: “Now may I request you all to keep quiet so that we can hear loud and clear the Niagara Falls.”

Posted: April 1st, 2012 in Columnists,Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Headline,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

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