>Subject: I can't believe there are still ppl like this...
>>Date: Sun, 01 Feb 2004 18:02:14 -0800
>>I know that you guys all hate these things, but you should also know that
>>I wouldn't send this one if it wasn't good. You also know that I will only
>>keep them to pass on if they're good. Please send this one on. It's a
>>valuable lesson that everyone should already have learned. Colour doesn't
>>The following scene took place on a British Airways flight between
>>Johannesburg and London. A white woman, about 50 years old, was seated
>>next to a black man.
>>Obviously disturbed by this, she called the air Hostess. "Madam, what
>>is the matter", the hostess asked. "You obviously do not see it then?"
>>she responded. "You placed me next to a black man. I refuse to sit
>>next to someone from such a repugnant group. Give me another seat."
>>"Madam, please be calm please", the hostess replied. "Almost all the
>>seats on this flight are taken. I will go to see if another place is
>>The Hostess went away and then came back a few minutes later. "Madam,
>>just as I thought, there are no other available seats in the economy
>>class. I spoke to the captain and he informed me that there is also no
>>seat in the business class. However, we do have one seat in the first
>>Before the woman could say anything, the hostess continued: "It is not
>>usual for our company to permit someone from the economy class to sit in
>>the first class. However, given the circumstances, the captain feels
>>that it would be scandalous to make someone sit next to someone so
>>She turned to the black man and said: "Therefore, Sir, if you would
>>please take your hand luggage I'll show you to your seat in first
>>At that moment, the other passengers, who were shocked by what they had
>>witnessed, stood up and applauded. This is a true story which is not
>>If you are against racism, please send this message to all your friends,
>>please do not delete it without sending it to at least one person.