Light My Fire

Q: How do you make a fire with two sticks?
A: Make sure one of them is a match!

Explanation: This joke only works if you know what a matchstick is.  If you have a match or a matchstick you can easily make a fire.  This joke leads one to think that the answer will be “rub two sticks together” but that would be too much work for a joke.

Here is a link to a Jack London story, To Build a Firehttp://www.jacklondons.net/buildafire.html

If you want to build a fire by rubbing two sticks together you could try this:

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About stfleming

Reader, writer, teacher, thinker and dreamer. Lector, escritor, profesor, pensador y soñador. I teach in Lima, Peru. Enseño en Lima, Peru.
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