There were two guys working for the
city. One would dig a hole — he would dig, dig, dig.
would come behind him and fill the hole — fill, fill, fill.
men worked furiously; one digging a hole, the other filling
A man was watching from the sidewalk and couldn’t believe how
these men were working, but couldn’t understand what they
Finally he had to ask them.
He said to the hole digger,
“I appreciate how hard you work, but what
are you doing? You dig a
hole and your partner comes behind you and
fills it up
The hole digger replied, “Oh yeah, must look funny, but the guy who
plants the trees is sick today.”