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#1 UncleWillie ONLINE  

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Posted January 04, 2016 - 11:24 AM

Well, yesterday Steph and I had the most inane conversation of our married life. And trust me there have been a few. 

 

I needed new work pants to all of mine shrinking 4 sizes or falling apart. I told her to get the size off the pants I wore Saturday because they fit well. She left for the store. 

 

When she came back I tired on the pants. The first pair was too small. I asked her why she didn't get the size off the pants I told her to. She said she did. I asked her what pair. She said they were on the couch. 

 

I looked and there on the couch was a pair of blue pants. 

 

"Those are not the pants I wore."

 

"Yes, they are."

 

"No, the ones I wore were black, those are blue."

 

"They were the ones you wore."

 

"How could they be the ones I wore if they are not the same color."

 

"Those are the ones I took your knife out of."

 

The conversation went on like this for a while longer. The other two pairs of pants fit so I just told her to take the one pair back. A short time later, as I sat at my desk, she walked into the hall with the black pants in her hand. I told her that was the pair I wore Saturday.

 

She said they were the pair that was on the couch. I began to wonder if there were not two pairs of pants on the couch so I went and looked. There were no more pants. 

 

I took the black pants and tossed them on the green couch and immediately the looked blue. 

 

We were both right - and wrong. 

 

They shall henceforth and forever be known as my chameleon pants. 


Edited by UncleWillie, January 04, 2016 - 11:25 AM.

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Posted January 04, 2016 - 11:35 AM

Sounds familiar.  The wife and I have those type discussions quite often as well!


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Posted January 04, 2016 - 12:15 PM

Thats a riot!    :bigrofl:

 

The MRS.  knows not to converse with me about colors.  I'm color blind. 

[also help me get out of doing laundry!]    :thumbs:


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Posted January 04, 2016 - 01:33 PM

That's great.
They're not Camo Pants, they're Chamo Pants
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Posted January 04, 2016 - 01:54 PM

I still go myself and try on every piece of clothing (except underwear )  before I leave the store.

Saves time , trips back to store , and everything fits when I get home.


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Posted January 04, 2016 - 05:03 PM

    I am always messing around with my wife, look in the cabinet and see all blue bowls so I will ask her for a green one :thumbs: . ask her for a spoon then when she hands it to me say WTF I asked for a fork !!  it is really fun but I think she is catching on :D  now she wont get things for me when I ask.

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Posted January 04, 2016 - 05:26 PM

If YOU needed pants WHY did you send your wife after them anyway???? :poke: 

 

You know, "If you want something done right, do it yourself"!


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Posted January 04, 2016 - 07:03 PM

If YOU needed pants WHY did you send your wife after them anyway???? :poke:

 

You know, "If you want something done right, do it yourself"!

Because she likes shopping. I like not shopping. Works out great - most of the time. 


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Posted January 04, 2016 - 07:40 PM

Because she likes shopping. I like not shopping. Works out great - most of the time.

Sounds like our house. I detest shopping and my wife loves it.

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Posted January 05, 2016 - 08:51 AM

I work in the pigment industry, I argue with people about the true "color" of stuff. :D



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Posted January 05, 2016 - 10:47 AM

Sounds like our house. I detest shopping and my wife loves it.


My wife loves it too much. Pretty bad when you have to give your wife a monthly allowance!
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Posted January 05, 2016 - 01:06 PM

My wife loves it too much. Pretty bad when you have to give your wife a monthly allowance!

My wife makes more money than me she gives me an allowance.

 

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