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mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:11.0pt; font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif"; mso-ascii-font-family:Calibri; mso-ascii-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-hansi-font-family:Calibri; mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin; mso-bidi-font-family:"Times New Roman"; mso-bidi-theme-font:minor-bidi; mso-fareast-language:EN-US;} </style> <![endif]--> So when I was a bit short a while back I had to get a second job and my friend recommended that I should give a career as a cab driver a go.

 

It was both the funniest and worse job I've ever done, and I’ve done a few. Some of the punters would come up with all sorts of clever ways to rip you off. This was the best of the lot though.

 

So one day I get sent to this house and the note on the job screen says "Man in wheelchair needs assistance."

 

So I pull up at this address and this skinny, sorrowful looking geezer with twisted looking limbs is waiting in his wheelchair by the front door. I get out of the car and go into his garden and he says,

 

"Would you be so kind as to wheel me over, I’m so sorry to be a nuisance.

 

So I say "No problem."

 

As I'm wheeling him over he keeps repeating

 

"Please forgive me, you really are too kind, it is most generous of you."

 

I push him over to the front passenger side door and open it and again he says

 

"Oh I do hate to be a nuisance but would you be so kind enough to lift me in."

 

So I put my arms under his skinny twisted legs and lift him into the car and again he says

 

“Oh you are so kind, too kind, most kind of you, where would I be without Gent's such as yourself."

 

So I close his door and fold his chair up and take it to the boot, lift the boot and put the chair in and when I close the boot.........My car turns into a drag racer starts burning rubber and leaves tyre marks on the road.

 

As I stand in the road like midnight half struck with my dopey mouth open my first thought is "How the hell does he operate the pedals." And as it slowly dawns on me I can’t suppress a grin as I realise he has taken me for a proper Charlie, a right Mr Confused.

 

Fair play to him, Daniel Day Lewis's Oscar winning performance in 'My left foot' was nothing compared to this tea leafs. What with The twisted legs and trembling arms, he was good!

 

The coolness of it, to wait till I opened the boot so I couldn't see him switch seats and then also wait for me to put his wheelchair in and close the boot , well it was as calm as you like.

 

He pulled this con on a few cab drivers all over London.

 

I lost my wallet and phone but got my car back two weeks later.

 

He was right though I was "So kind, to kind, most kind." :biggrin:

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That's an outstanding Con,

 

The best one I fell for was when someone asked me to say 'I do'

 

Daniel

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