The Motley Fool Discussion Boards

Previous Page

Financial Planning / Tax Strategies

URL:  http://boards.fool.com/philmore-than-30-years-ago-i-sat-in-a-living-25615030.aspx

Subject:  Re: Unexpected windfall Date:  6/22/2007  3:56 PM
Author:  Wradical Number:  94987 of 121572

(Phil:)More than 30 years ago I sat in a living room in Chicago trying to collect taxes from a widowed New Orleans belle who confessed, "I was raised to be a lady. I can't do anything to support myself, and since my husband died and left me penniless I have to rely on my son."
==========================================
She sounds like a couple of characters out of Tennessee Williams.
Did she have an odd collection of crystal animals sitting around?

Bill



Copyright 1996-2014 trademark and the "Fool" logo is a trademark of The Motley Fool, Inc. Contact Us