Saturday, July 29, 2006

Do Not Even Try To Follow The Twisted Tangle Of Stream-Of-Consciousness Rambling That Is A Marital Conversation In This House

Because you'll only wind up with something like the sentence that just now came out of my husband's mouth:

"So, what you're saying is, you'd like me better if I was a talking dog!"*

*Note: That is absolutely NOT what I was saying, just for the record. I mean, what would be the point of making someone a dog and then giving them the power of speech, for crying out loud?

7 comments:

  1. I'd just love to be a fly in the wall at your house.

    Sorry you're missing BlogHer. Even more sorry that I'm missing out on pet-sitting. :-(

    You totally should become a real estate agent. I was ready to sign the contract after reading your post below!

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  2. melissa--I've, um, ahem...MET real estate agents. I prefer a job that doesn't live with me 24/7 thank you! Realtors have my utmost respect. Now, when will you be by to sign that contract?

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  3. That's good that they have your respect cause I'm starting real estate school Aug 7!!

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  4. You have some of the most interesting conversations in your house:o)

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  5. *ponders what the converstion was a about to produce such a question*

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  6. Belinda, I had to check out your site (and subsequently your husband's) after seeing you on Blogher in your Hogs' colors.

    Love both blogs...Bella is adorable. I have three small sons--any chance of an arranged marriage? We do accept livestock dowries. Or Mastercard is good too.

    I was also sulking all weekend over not getting to go to the conference. :-( Maybe next year.

    Notes to Self

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  7. A very good point. I suspect that I would find our Bo much less loveable if he talked.
    Early in our marriage, my dh became deeply hurt when I told him that I would no longer love him if he happened to turn into a cockroach. I don't remember what led to this bizarre speculation, although I suspect it was something along the lines of "will you love me forever, no matter what?" There are certainly moments when I would like him better if he were a non-talking dog (not many moments, but some!).

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