Friday, January 24, 2014

Locked Out with Key in Hand

Moose Lake Star Gazette [MN]
23 January 2014

Wick's World

By Wick Fisher

[…] Some urban legends do indeed have some basis in fact. There is the urban legend that circulates about the woman whose battery-operated remote control went dead and she found herself locked out of her car. Her rescuer simply asked, “Why don’t you use the key in your hand?”

I can verify this urban legend to be true. The lady with the dead remote was a postal customer. The rescuer was me, the postmaster. […]