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Whale Tale

TRUE STORY...

In a large city in France, a poster featuring a young, thin and tan woman appeared in the window of a gym. It said, "This summer, do you want to be a mermaid or a whale?"
 
A middle-aged woman, whose physical characteristics did not match those of the woman on the poster, responded publicly to the question posed by the gym.

To Whom It May Concern...

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It’s How You See It

Beautiful day in Austin Texas

Author Unknown

A blind boy sat on the steps of a building with a hat by his feet.  He had a sign which read: "I am blind. Please Help."  There were only a few coins in the hat.

When a man came walking by, he took a few coins from his pocket and dropped them into the hat.  Then he took the sign, turned it around, and wrote some words on the back.  He put the sign where it was, so that everyone who walked by would see the new words.

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Looks Can Be Deceiving

A True Story by Clara Wersterfer Most teens can’t wait to learn to drive. Not so with me. Driving made me nervous. I didn’t get a license until I turned 24 years old. As a result, when I first married, we only had one car and carpooled to work. My …

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IZ is Honored in Hawai’i

Iz Hawai'i true story

— Author unknown Israel “Iz” Ka╩╗ano╩╗i Kamakawiwo╩╗ole (May 20, 1959 — June 26, 1997) was an Hawaiian musician. Today he is a legend. His last name is pronounced ka-maka-vi-vo-ole. He became famous outside Hawaii when his album Facing Future was released in 1993 with his medley of “Over the Rainbow” …

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