A man and his dog were walking along a road.
The man was enjoying the scenery,
He remembered dying and that the dog walking
After a while, they came to a high, white stone
At the top of a long hill, it was broken by a tall arch
When he was standing before it, he saw a magnificent
He and the dog walked toward the gate, and as he got
When he was close enough, he called out, “Excuse me,
where are we?” “This is Heaven, sir,” the man answered.
”Wow! Would you happen to have some water?”
and I’ll have Some ice water brought right up.”
”I’m sorry, sir, but we don’t accept pets.”
The man thought a moment and then turned
long walk, and at the top of another Long hill, he
came to a dirt road leading through a Farm gate
that looked as if it had never been closed.
As he approached the gate, he saw a man inside,
”Excuse me!” he called to the man.
pump over there, Come on in.””How about my
friend here?” the traveler Gestured to the dog.
”There should be a bowl by the pump,” said the man.
They went through the gate, and sure enough, there
The traveler filled the water bowl and took a long
When they were full, he and the dog walked back
”What do you call this place?” the traveler asked.
“This is Heaven,” he answered.”Well, that’s confusing,”
the traveler said.”The man down the road said that was
Heaven, too.’””Oh, you mean the place with the gold street
and pearly Gates? Nope. That’s Hell.”
”Doesn’t it make you mad for them to use your name like that?”
”No, we’re just happy that they screen out the folks who would
sometimes, we wonder why friends Keep forwarding stuff to
us without writing a word.Maybe this will explain it.
When you are very busy, but still want to keep in touch,
When you have nothing to say, but still want to keep contact,
When you have something to say, but don’t know what,
A ‘forward’ lets you know that . . .
So, next time if you get a ‘forward’,
You are welcome at my water bowl anytime !!
So here’s to keeping in touch . . .