Jack and Bob went skiing. After a few hours of driving north, they got caught up in a terrible blizzard and pulled into the driveway of a farm owned by a very rich widow. They went to the door and asked the attractive lady who answered if they could spend the night there.
“Oh, it’s such a terrible weather out there and I have this huge house all to myself. But I am recently widowed,” she said, “and I’m afraid of what the neighbor will say if I let two attractive young men stay in my house.”
“Don’t worry,” Jack said, “We’ll be happy if you just let us sleep in your barn if the weather breaks, we’ll be gone at first light.”
The lady agreed and the two men found their way to the barn and settled in for the night. Come morning, the weather had cleared, and they left and had a great skiing weekend.
Nine months later, Jack got a letter from an attorney. It took him a few minutes to figure it out, but he finally determined it was the attorney of the attractive widow whose barn they stayed at with Bob.
He drove to see his friend and asked him, “Bob, remember nine months ago when we went skiing and stopped over at that beautiful widow’s barn to wait out the bad weather?”
“Yes, I do,” said Bob. “Did you get up in the middle of the night, pay her a visit at the house and stay overnight?”
Bob, getting a little embarrassed, confirmed that’s what happened.
“And did you happen to use my name while you were with her?”
“I am sorry buddy, I am afraid I did,” replied Bob whose face turned red by now. “Why do you ask?”
“She just died and left me everything,” exclaimed Jack.
Posted on Tue, September 16, 2014
by The Lafourche Gazette