Koans for Americans

A girl asked her mother to get her ears pierced: three studs in the right ear and a cuff on the left. The mother said, "I will take you but you have to pay for it yourself." The girl was disappointed momentarily, but soon she placed a telephone call to her boyfriend and asked to borrow the money. She told her mother this. The mother looked at the girl quietly, then turned back to her day-trading. "Why not a tattoo?" she asked.


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