About David Roibas

Just an immigrant.

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  • David shared from Michael Jordan: The Final Conquest by Michael Essany
    A shepherd-boy, who watched a flock of sheep near a village, brought out the villagers three or four times by crying out, "Wolf! Wolf!" and when his neighbors came to help him, laughed at them for their pains. The Wolf, however, did truly come at last. The Shepherd-boy, now really alarmed, shouted in an agony of terror: "Pray, do come and help me; the Wolf is killing the sheep"; but no one paid any heed to his cries, nor rendered any assistance. The Wolf, having no cause of fear, at his leisure lacerated or destroyed the whole flock. There is no believing a liar, even when he speaks the truth.
  • David shared from a Personal Document
    A él le pagaban por no trabajar y había gente que, sin trabajar, amasaba grandes fortunas comprando y vendiendo acciones de cacao que todavía estaba por recolectar o de cobre que todavía no habían extraído de las minas. Y luego, después de haber ganado un montón de dinero haciendo trueques con trocitos de papel, se presentaban los inspectores de Hacienda para quitárselo, o tenían que mentir si querían conservarlo. Y, para remate, estaba el gobierno. De acuerdo con su manera sencilla de entender las cosas, Lockhart siempre había pensado que era elegido para que gobernara y mantuviera...
  • David shared from a Personal Document
              A nun with an Uzi popped up on the parapet of Notre Dame like a ninja penguin. Coyote shot from the hip, winging her before she could fire. She tumbled over the side, bounced off a gargoyle, and splattered on the sidewalk below. A synthesized Gregorian chant began to play as her spirit rose to heaven, a steel ruler in hand. Coyote strafed a stained-glass window and took out a bazooka-wielding bishop for two thousand penance points.
  • David shared from a Personal Document
         Like most of the big missteps he had taken in his life, it had started in a bar.
  • David shared from a Personal Document
    Nobody’s perfect…. Well, there was this one guy, but we killed him. ANONYMOUS