Watch the Watch
It was entertainment night at the Kamloops Senior Center. There was an added aurora of excitement for the night.
Claude, the hypnotism, was asked to do a special performance. He introduced himself and began his show by saying, "I'm here to put you into a trance; I intend to hypnotize each and every member of the audience."
The excitement was almost electric as Claude withdrew a beautiful antique pocket watch from his coat. "I want you each to keep your eye on this antique watch. It's a very special watch. It's been in my family for six generations."
He began to swing the watch gently back and forth while quietly chanting, "Watch the watch, watch the watch, and watch the watch..."
The crowd became mesmerized as the watch swayed back and forth, light gleaming off its polished surface. Hundreds of pairs of eyes followed the swaying watch, until, suddenly, it slipped from the hypnotist's fingers and fell to the floor, breaking into a hundred pieces. "CRAP!" said the Hypnotist.
A very stinky mess followed the hypnotist's accidental orders! It took three days for the staff to clean up the Senior Center!