The Mouse And The Apple And Nut Bins
An elderly couple had a parlor in which they kept a couple of food
bins. One of those bins contained apples, and the other bin
They were having quite a bit of trouble wth mice, so one evening
before going to bed they set a couple of mouse traps, one by the
bin of apples and one by the bin of nuts.
During the night they heard a trap snap. The old gentleman got up
to see which mouse trap had caught a mouse.
On returning to bed his wife asked, "Well did we catch him by the
The old gentleman replied, "Nope, try again."