Sunday, June 04, 2006

ENG Joke- Settled the McKinney Suit

A young attorney who had taken over his father's practice rushed home elated one night.
  • attorney 律師
  • elated a. 興高采烈的
"Dad, listen," he shouted, "I've finally settled that old McKinney suit."
  • settle v. 支付(I have several bills to settle)
"Settled it!" cried his astonished father. "Why, you idiot! We have been living off of that money for five years!"

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