English Story

Fit for tat 以牙还牙

The great Chinese diplomat Dr. Wu Ting Fang was in the United States a number of years ago. One day he met an American woman at a reception. She did not know him.
So she asked sweetly, "What 'nese' are you--Japanese, Javanese, or Chinese?"
Dr. Wu replied, "I am Chinese." And then he asked the woman:"What 'kee' are you-monkey, donkey, or Yankee"