An Arab Sheik
was admitted to St Vincents Hospital for heart
surgery, but prior to the surgery,the doctors needed
to store his blood in case the need arose.
gentleman had a rare type of blood,it couldn't be
found locally, so, the call went out to all the
Finally a Scot
was located who had a similar blood type. The Scot
willingly donated his blood for the Arab.
surgery, the Arab sent the Scotsman as appreciation
for giving his blood, a new BMW, diamonds & US
A couple of
days later, once again, the Arab had to go through a
telephoned the Scotsman who was more than happy to
donate his blood again.
second surgery, the Arab sent the Scotsman a
thank-you card & a jar of candies.
was shocked that the Arab this time did not
reciprocate his kind gesture as he had anticipated.
He phoned the
Arab & asked him: "I thought you would be generous
again, that you would give me a BMW, diamonds &
money... But you only gave me a thank-you card & a
jar of candies".
the Arab replied: "Aye, but I now have Scottish blood in