Sunday funnies

It had been a slow day at the pearly gates, and St. Peter was on the verge of nodding off when suddenly a man appeared. He was rumpled and tattered and not very steady on his feet. St. Peter looked him over skeptically.

“Have you ever done anything of particular merit?” he asked.

The man thought it over.

“Well, I can think of one thing,” he said. “I saw a bunch of punks who were harassing a young woman. I told them to leave her alone, but they wouldn’t listen to me, so I went up to the biggest one of them and busted him in the chops and yelled, ‘Now, back off!’”

“Impressive,” said St. Peter. “When did this happen?” 

The man looked at his watch and said, “About five minutes ago.”

5 Responses to Sunday funnies

  1. Hetty Eliot says:

    Oh I’m laughing my head off. These St. Peter ones are always hilarious.

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Haha!! Thanks, I needed that. I swear everyone in the world woke up on the wrong side of the bed this AM. 🤣

    Liked by 1 person

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