Portion Of The Inheritance
Mrs. Kravitz, the fifth grade teacher, posed the following problem to her students:
“A rich man dies and leaves ten million dollars. One-fifth is to go to his lovely wife, one-fifth is to go to his little son, one-sixth to his devoted butler, and the rest to charity. Now, what does each get?”
After a very long silence in the classroom, Tony raised his hand.
Mrs.Ktavitz called on Tony for his answer.
With complete sincerity in his voice, Tony answered, “A lawyer!”