Mexican Fisherman

SuperNem

This story was shared on Facebook by one of my schoolmates

“Mexican Fisherman”

An American investment banker was at the pier of a small coastal Mexican village when a small boat with just one fisherman docked. Inside the small boat were several large yellow fin tuna.

The American complimented the Mexican on the quality of his fish and asked how long it took to catch them.

The Mexican replied, ‘Only a little while.’

The American then asked, ‘Why didn’t you stay out longer and catch more fish?’

The Mexican said, ‘With this I have more than enough to support my family’s needs.’

The American then asked, ‘But what do you do with the rest of your time?’
The Mexican fisherman said, ‘I sleep late, fish a little, play with my children, take siesta with my wife, Maria, stroll into the village each evening where I sip wine and play…

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