A well-dressed European woman was on safari in Africa. The group stopped briefly at a hospital for lepers. The heat was intense, the flies buzzing. She noticed a nurse bending down in the dirt, tending to the pus-filled sores of a leper.
With disdain the woman remarked, "Why, I wouldn't do that for all the money in the world!"
The nurse quietly replied, "Neither would I."
(Donald L. Deffner, Seasonal Illustrations)