on the side of the road waiting to catch speeding drivers, a state
trooper sees a car puttering along at 22 mph. He thinks to
himself, "This driver is as dangerous
as a speeder!"
So he turns on his lights and pulls the
driver over. Approaching he car, he notices that there are
five elderly ladies - two in the front seat and three in the back,
wide-eyed and white as ghosts.
driver, obviously confused, says to him, "Officer, I don't
understand. I was going the exact speed limit. What
seems to be the problem?" the trooper trying to contain a
chuckle, explains to her that 22 was the route number, not the
bit embarrassed, the woman grinned and thanked the officer for
pointing out her error. "But before you go, Ma'am, I
have to ask, is everyone in this car OK? "These women
seem awfully shaken."
they'll be all right in a minute, officer.
just got off Route 127."