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post #1 of 8 Old 10-21-2015, 04:45 PM Thread Starter
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MY WIFE'S RIDE-ON LAWN MOWER IS NOW FOR SALE















Here’s the story...................It’s still hard to believe the way it turned out.

My wife said she wanted a ride-on lawn mower.

She works all day and was always tired when she came home from work and I thought that a ride-on lawn mower
would help her get the yard work done quicker so she would have more time for the chores inside.

So, being the handy sort of guy that I am, I made her a ride-on lawn mower.


I thought she would squeal with delight or something and give me a big hug.

I even put a light on it so she could work at night after she finishes putting away the dinner dishes.

To this day I still can’t understand why some women are so hard to please!


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P.S. I can see out of my left eye pretty well now and should be able to leave the hospital sometime next week!






























































































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That's a funny story. You could have saved a trip to the hospital if you at "least" gave her a self propelled model.

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That's a funny story. You could have saved a trip to the hospital if you at "least" gave her a self propelled model.
lol.....guess i misinterpreted " self propelled " !!!
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Maybe it was the wrong color for her.
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Or maybe she would prefer a recumbent.
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Or, maybe a rotary instead of a reel.
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Just better cover that right eye when you bring one of these babies out for her.
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" P.S. I can see out of my left eye pretty well now and should be able to leave the hospital sometime next week! "
you can use that headlight to light up the dog house you currenty occupy, hope you are having warm fall weather

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P.S. I can see out of my left eye pretty well now and should be able to leave the hospital sometime next week![/COLOR][/B]
Ha!

That reminds me of this:

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She should just be glad *it's* not a (cough) double-bagger...


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