A father is explaining ethics to his son, who is about to go
into business. “Suppose a woman comes in and orders a hundred
dollars worth of material. You wrap it up, and you give it to
her. She pays you with a $100 bill. But as she goes out the
door you realize she’s given you two $100 bills. Now, here’s
where the ethics come in: should you or should you not tell
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