Listening to the Ground

Discussion in 'The Lighter Side' started by okie, Jun 28, 2004.

  1. okie

    okie GT Mayor

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    Oct 28, 2001
    Muskogee Ok.
    Two cowboys come upon an Indian lying on his stomach with
    his ear to the ground. One of the cowboys stops and says to
    the other, "You see that Indian?"

    "Yeah," says the other cowboy.

    "Look," says the first one, "he's listening to the ground. He
    can hear things for miles in any direction."

    Just then the Indian looks up. "Covered wagon," he says,
    "about two miles away. Have two horses, one brown, one
    white. Man, woman, child, household effects in wagon."

    "Incredible!" says the cowboy to his friend. "This Indian knows
    how far away they are, how many horses, what color they are,
    who is in the wagon, and what is in the wagon. Amazing!"

    The Indian looks up and says, "Ran over me about a half hour