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An earnest young student of Greek

An earnest young student of Greek Raised his hand in class so to speak. The professor replied “I wouldn’t advise. After all, you’ve been dead for a week!”

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Date: 6/13/2017 10:07:00 PM
that's about the only way to escape the student loans....
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Date: 6/11/2017 7:49:00 PM
Great retort to a student. I like that sarcasm, Jerome. Congrats on your win.
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Jerome Malenfant
Date: 6/11/2017 10:05:00 PM
Thanks. Although I was going for an "Edward Gorey" style limerick, (in which the student actually IS dead).