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Can you think of something that's broke and still works?


A broken clock will still work by telling the correct time twice a day.

 

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    Paula (fpherj48) 2 years ago

    clive....Don't fret. I started out with nothing.....and I still have most of it. :)

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    Lisa Vollrath (lisavollrath) 2 years ago

    Hah! That's exactly what I came in to post. Great minds, and all that...


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    Alan R Lancaster (alancaster149) 2 years ago

    A broken human being might still work, but not to their best ability. You still need to wind up the mechanism to get her/him going. The offer of a raise might help (even if it's a lie - you can make excuses later, best to keep them hoping).


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    Alan R Lancaster (alancaster149) 2 years ago

    You can get an egg out of its shell easy enough - but it's not easy to get it back in again if you change your mind.

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    Alan R Lancaster (alancaster149) 2 years ago

    ... Some just go through the motions. I've had too many of them as colleagues in my working life. The only thing I miss being retired is the cash I got with all my overtime and 'perks' (extra pay for working on machines, extra money for shift work).

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