Those were the droids I was looking for!

These are not the droids you're looking for
(Image from Oscar Controls)

Each week b3ta.com run a feature whereby they pose a question and readers write in with their answers.

Last week’s question was: “Have you carried out a successful con? Perhaps you hustled a few quid off a stranger, or defrauded a multi-national company. Or have you been taken for the wide-eyed, naive rube that you are?”

Here’s my favourite answer:

“I was conned by an old man in a cloak. Yeah, it turned out those were the droids I was looking for.” (abefroman)

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Gareth Saunders

I’m Gareth J M Saunders, 46 years old, 6′ 4″, father of 3 boys (including twins). Latterly, web architect and agile project manager at the University of St Andrews and warden at Agnes Blackadder Hall. Currently on sabbatical. I am a priest in the Scottish Episcopal Church, and I sing with the NYCGB alumni choir.

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