Carruthers and Blenkinsop have been lost in the desert for many days, and they just finished the last of their water that morning.
Blenkinsop says "Carruthers, old chap, to be perfectly honest it looks like we're finished," and Carruthers says "You're probably right, old fellow, but never say die, what? You never know what's over the next sand-dune."
Prophetic words, for over the next sand dune they spy what appears to b...
A kindly old man is walking by the seaside when he sees three lovely young ladies crying their eyes out.
So he says, "Dear me, you poor things, so miserable on such a lovely day as this! Come and have a cup of tea and let's see if we can't make you feel better."
Won over by his twinkly-eyed charm, the three young ladies manage to dry their eyes and they follow him to a chintzy little seaside c...
Two men are stranded in a desert, dying of dehydration.
Finding no salvation anywhere, they kept walking, and eventually saw something on the horizon.
Initially, they thought it to be a mirage, a hallucination brought on by their dehydration. But as they got closer, it became apparent that it was not a mirage, but instead a marketplace. They deci...