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Mar 10, 2005
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>This is a lovely story about the bond formed between a little girl and
a group of building workers.
>A young family moved into a house next door to a building plot.
>One day Joe, Steve, and a gang of building workers turned up to start
>building a house on the empty plot.
>The young family's 5-year-old daughter naturally took an interest in
>all the activity going on next door, and started talking with the
>She hung around every day and eventually the builders, all with hearts of gold,
>more or less adopted the little girl as a sort of project mascot.
>They chatted with her, let her sit with them while they had tea and
>lunch breaks, and gave her little jobs to do here and there to make her
>feel important. They even gave her very own hard hat and gloves.
>At the end of the first week they presented her with a pay envelope
>containing two pounds in 10p coins.
>The little girl took her 'pay' home to her mother who suggested they
take the money she had received to the bank the next day to start a savings
>When they got to the bank the cashier was tickled pink listening
>to the little girl telling her about her 'work' on the building site
and the fact she had a pay packet'.
>"You must have worked very hard to earn all this", said the bank
>The little girl proudly replied, "I worked all last week with the men
>building a big house."
>"My goodness gracious," said the cashier, "Will you be working on
>the house again this week, as well?"
>The little girl thought for a moment and said ...
>"I think so........ Provided those c*nts at Jewsons deliver the f**king
>bricks on time."