SRS The Donkey Story

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  1. maks

    maks Bah! t(-_-t)

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    One day a farmer's donkey fell down into a well. The animal cried piteously for hours as the farmer tried to figure out what to do. Finally he decided the animal was old and the well needed to be covered up anyway, it just wasn't worth it to retrieve the donkey.

    He invited all his neighbors to come over and help him. They all grabbed a shovel and began to shovel dirt into the well. At first, the donkey realized what was happening and cried horribly. Then, to everyone's amazement, he quieted down.

    A few shovel loads later, the farmer finally looked down the well and was astonished at what he saw. With every shovel of dirt that hit his back, the donkey was doing something amazing. He would shake it off and take a step up.

    As the farmer's neighbors continued to shovel dirt on top of the animal, he would shake it off and take a step up. Pretty soon, everyone was amazed as the donkey stepped up over the edge of the well and trotted off!

    Life is going to shovel dirt on you, all kinds of dirt. The trick to getting out of the well is to shake it off and take a step up. Each of our troubles is a stepping stone. We can get out of the deepest wells just by not stopping, never giving up! Shake it off and take a step up!
     
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    Just thought I would share :)
     
  3. Kirby McSpic

    Kirby McSpic New Member

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    Very good story.
     
  4. Roddy

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    Nice story man

    Thanks for posting :)
     
  5. Falconer

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    Fucking asshole farmer who doesn't show compassion for life. The donkey should have tramped his ass once he got out :big grin:
     
  6. JustJeff

    JustJeff www.youtube.com/thisisjustjeff

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    But that's what helps the story. Just cause someone sits there and shovels dirt on you doesn't mean you're supposed to take revenge on them and kill them/kick their ass. That's not what life is about. Who the fuck cares if they make your life a living hell? Just succeeding over their shit should be good enough to screw with their ego.
     
  7. Reminds me of someone I know. :)
     
  8. Darketernal

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    Amazing story.
     
  9. Vic Mackey

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    I was thinking the same thing.

    Awesome story. Thank you for posting. :bowdown:
     
  10. Sure why not?

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    He should have shot the donkey first. :rolleyes:
     

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