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Looking For Christmas

Note: As the narrator reads the story, Cub Scouts arrive on stage with the different items being described. Script: Once upon a time, there was a den of Cub Scouts. They decided to find Christmas and bring it back to their Pack Meeting. The … Continue reading

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Polish Driving

Police in the Republic of Ireland, the Garda, have been chasing a mysterious and impossible to find Polish driver who has apparently committed more than 50 motoring offences. Officers had been puzzled how the mysterious “Prawo Jazdy” had always produced … Continue reading

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Shay’s Story

At a fundraising dinner for a school that serves learning-disabled children, the father of one of the students delivered a speech that would never be forgotten by all who attended. After extolling the school and its dedicated staff, he offered … Continue reading

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The Tale of the Cracked Pot

One of the pots had a crack in it while the other pot was perfect and always delivered a full portion of water.  At the end of the long walk from the stream to the house, the cracked pot arrived … Continue reading

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The Farming Brothers

In days gone by, two brothers, Raul and Johan, who lived on adjoining farms fell into conflict. It was the first serious rift in 35 years of farming side-by-side in central Germany, sharing machinery, and trading labour and goods as … Continue reading

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The Worry Tree

Paresh, an Indian carpenter I once hired to help me restore my old farmhouse had just finished a difficult and hard first day on the job. A flat tyre on his lorry made him lose an hour of work, his … Continue reading

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