Three Indians and three guys are traveling by train to a conference.
At the station, the three guys each buy tickets and watch as the three
Indians buy only a single ticket.
"How are three people going to travel on only one ticket?"
asks a white guy.
"Watch and you'll see," answers an Indian.
They all board the train. The white guys take their respective seats,
but all Three Indians cram into a restroom and close the door behind
Shortly after the train has departed, the conductor comes around collecting
tickets. He knocks on the restroom door and says, "Ticket, please."
The door opens just a crack and a single arm emerges with a ticket in
hand. The conductor takes it and moves on.
The white guys saw this and agreed it was quite a clever idea. So after
the conference, the white guys decide to copy the Indians on the return
trip and save some money (being clever with money, and all!).
When they get to the station, they buy a single ticket for the return
trip. To their astonishment, the Indians buy no tickets at all. "How
are you going to travel without a ticket?" says one perplexed white
guy. "Watch and you'll see," answers an Indian. When they
board the train the three white guys cram into a restroom and the three
Indians cram into another one nearby. The train departs. Shortly afterward,
one of the Indians leaves his restroom and walks over to the restroom
where the white guys are hiding. He knocks on the door and says, "tickets