Up in smoke

By Friday, October 13, 2017 0 No tags Permalink 8

A lawyer purchased a box of very rare and expensive cigars, then insured them against, among other things, fire. Within a month, having smoked his entire stockpile of these great cigars and without yet having made even his first premium payment on the policy the lawyer filed a claim against the insurance company. In his claim, the ...

3 Feet from Gold

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One of the most common causes of failure is the habit of quitting when one is overtaken by temporary defeat. Every person is guilty of this mistake at one time or another. Darby was caught by the "gold fever" in the gold-rush days, and went west to DIG AND GROW RICH. He staked a claim ...