A male whale and a
female whale were swimming off the coast of Japan when they noticed
a whaling ship. The male whale recognized it as the same ship that
had harpooned his father many years earlier.
He said to the female
whale, "Lets both swim under the ship and blow out of our air holes
at the same time and it should cause the ship to turn over and
They tried it and
sure enough, the ship turned over and quickly sank. Soon however,
the whales realized the sailors had jumped overboard and were
swimming to the safety of shore.
The male was enraged
that they were going to get away and told the female, "Let's swim
after them and gobble them up before they reach the shore."
At this point, he
realized the female was becoming reluctant to follow him.
"Look," she said, "I
went along with the blow job, but I absolutely refuse to swallow the