與您分享 「六尺巷」的故事

Six Feet Lane – 六尺巷 据《桐城县志》记载,清代(康熙年间)文华殿大学士 兼 礼部尚书 张英 的家人与邻居吴家 为了围墙发生了争执,家人飞书京城,要 张英 用权势“摆平”吴家。 而张英回了一首诗 “千里修书只为墙,让他三尺又何妨。 万里长城今犹在,不见当年秦始皇。” 家人见书,主动退让了三尺,而邻居吴氏深受感动,也退让三尺, 于是两家的院墙之间有一条「六尺巷」。这个美谈一直流传至今。 不计较的人生,才是快乐的人生。 乐于分享人生,更是得胜有余的人生。

Doctor and Mechanic

Larry was removing some engine valves from a car on the lift when he spotted the famous heart surgeon Dr. Bill Johnson, who was standing off to the side, waiting for the service manager. Larry, somewhat of a loud mouth, shouted across the garage, “Hey Dr. Johnson…Is that you? Come over here a minute.” The […]

Flood

Two men were sitting and fishing off a jetty in the Whitsundays. One eventually turned to the other and asked: “So, how do you come to be here?” The other said: “Well, I used to be in practice as a lawyer. I had a thriving practice, a lovely home and everything was fine until one […]

Be warned about Death Cap mushrooms

ACT health officials have issued a warning about Death Cap mushrooms, after four people were taken to hospital after eating the fungus at a party in Canberra. Read more… Death Cap mushroom victims monitored 4 hospitalised after eating death cap mushrooms Poisoned mushroom eater remains critical Two die in Australia from Death Cap mushrooms Deadly […]

Jack and Jill

Jack was going to be married to Jill, so his father sat him down for a little fireside chat. He said, “Jack, let me tell you something. On my wedding night in our honeymoon suite, I took off my pants and handed them to your mother, and said, ‘Here, try these on.’ So, she did […]

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Australia is switching to digital TV progressively. Click here to find out what you need to know about the switchover in your area, Household Assistance Scheme and more: www.digitalready.gov.au.