Juan And The Many Colored Hat
Juan was a lazy man.He always doesn’t go to work, which will be obvious that he’s fired. Juan was also tricky, he usually tricks people as work.One day he wanted to do something tricky again, until he realized he only had $70 left!! So he bought a plain looking hat, painted it in many colors. He went to a cafe and said “I will be here tomorrow with some friends. I will pay you the money needed for tomorrow so I will just bow with a hat and you let me leave.” He said this to 2 more cafes.The owners looked confused but still agreed.The next day he invited some friends of his to go and have some prom. One said ” Juan, please don’t trick us again.”
“What do you think Gregory? I’d make you swallow hot sauce from than tea?” They looked surprised then agreed that Juan was doing something good for once.They went to the first cafe and he bowed down without paying anything. His friend were surprised but not so satisfied.Then they went to cafe to cafe. When they finished the third his friends asked ” Juan I’ll pay you $1000 for that hat,” ” I’ll pay $2000″ “$4000” “$7890” until Juan heard the amount “$10000” he sold it.
He used the money for a cruise ship that will take him somewhere else. His friend invited some girls to lunch.He bowed done his hat but the owner looked angry.He thought he bowed down the wrong way.He kept turning the hat and bowed again and again.The owner screamed ” POLICE!! ROBBER ROBBER!!” He was put to jail.Juan was in another country working out for other tricks to play.
Quiz Up ( You may print this out for students to answer or print for the fun of sharing.) Please send the answers you have at comments below.
What was the name of the tricky guy?_____________________
What was the amount he agreed to sell the hat on? __________________
By the looks of the story, how did Juan trick his friend? Write in 2-3 sentences.