No Work Here

No Work Here

As soon as he died, A man found himself in a gorgeous place, surrounded by all the comfort and beauty he had dreamed of.

A man dressed in white approached him and said, “You have the right to have whatever you want; any food, pleasure or amusement.”

Charmed, he did everything he dreamed of doing during his life. After many years of pleasures, he sought the man in white and asked, “I have already experienced everything I wanted. Now I need to work in order to feel useful.”

“I am sorry,” said the man in white, “but that is the only thing I am unable to give you. There is no work here.”

“How terrible,” he said annoyed, “I will spend eternity dying of boredom! I’d much rather be in hell!”

The man in white approached him and said in a low voice:

“And where do you think you are?”

—Author Unknown