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Overheard at the MacDonald’s Take Three

As you know, sometimes I just have snippets to give y’all so here are two recent conversations that I’ve had with Kevin.

 

 

Me:                  Keely told me that when we were in Washington that I snored.

 

Kevin:             You do snore, I’ve told you that before

 

Me:                  Well I didn’t believe you.

 

Kevin:             Yeah

 

Me:                  … well, its because after I had my shoulder surgery it hurt to sleep on my side so I sleep on my back now.

 

Kevin:             Yeah and …

 

Me:                  … so that’s why I snore now!

 

Kevin:             You know, now that you know this you really shouldn’t be so mean to me about my snoring.

 

Me:                  Nahh…my snoring doesn’t wake me up and yours does.

 

Kevin:             Lynn, what’s it like to be the absolute center of the universe?

 

Me:                  (Whining now) quit picking on me.  (also, I assume that was rhetorical)

 

 

And just the other day …

 

Kevin:             Lynn, we’re out of soap.

 

Me:                  Are you sure?

 

Kevin:             Yeah, there’s none in our bathroom.

 

Me:                  Have you checked upstairs?

 

Kevin:             Yes, I can’t find any soap anywhere.

 

Me:                  OK (sigh) I’ll get some…

 

The day after that …

 

Kevin:             Did you get soap?

 

Me:                  Not yet

 

Kevin:             What did you do all day?

 

Me:                  hmmm

 

Kevin:             Lynn?

 

Me:                  I’m thinking…

 

 

And the day after the day after …

 

 

Kevin:             You NEED to get some soap.

 

Me:                  You NEED to stop getting dirty.

 

Kevin:             No seriously Lynn, I’ve been using shards of soap.

 

Me:                  OK, OK, OK … quit harassing me.

 

Kevin:             (he gave me a dirty look)

 

Me:                  Daniel is coming home today…

 

Kevin              Aren’t you happy?

 

Me:                  Yeah, do you think he’ll want to do something special?

(He’s been on a one week backpacking trip in the mountains)

 

Kevin:             He’ll probably be happy to just hang out with you.

 

Me:                  Will he want a special dinner?

 

Kevin:             Why? Are you thinking of cooking?

 

Me:                  I mean, I COULD.

 

Kevin:             He’ll just want to cuddle.

 

Me:                  (Brightening) Maybe I’ll just pick him up some soap!

 

Kevin              Good God …

 

Hope you enjoyed this glimpse into our life!!!

 

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13 Comments

  1. Katja Brown
    June 6, 2011

    That shows real love of your family – or at least of Daniel!

    • Lynn
      June 6, 2011

      I know…i bought the kid SOAP. What else does he expect?

  2. Lady Estrogen
    June 6, 2011

    Being at the center of the universe is bright, warm and absolutely fabulous.
    x

    • Lynn
      June 6, 2011

      wait a minute…. if i’m there, how am i not seeing you there?

  3. FranceRants
    June 6, 2011

    Let me try this comment thing again, this time with MY NAME…

    I get this line of rationale too….and wonder…do men NOT drive past stores?

    *sigh* it loses its juice the second time around…
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    • Lynn
      June 6, 2011

      No, it’s perfect! Hahaha…I’m used to getting bitched at though

  4. Jessica
    June 6, 2011

    Perhaps you should be sponsored by a soap company so they send it to you all the time and you never have to buy any.

    • Lynn
      June 6, 2011

      how do i work that out?

  5. Name *
    June 6, 2011

    When you figure out how to answer that “what do you do all day” question let me know. I am still trying to come up with a good answer.

    • Lynn
      June 6, 2011

      It’s a difficult question isn’t it? Why must I justify my time? WHY?

  6. Don E. Chute
    June 7, 2011

    You folks have some great repartee [lol]. I see a’reality’ show in your future!
    Aloha FSSF!
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  7. Jaime
    June 9, 2011

    I swear my hubby and I have had that EXACT same conversation about snoring… hahahaha.. good to know I’m not the only one who uses this:

    “Nahh…my snoring doesn’t wake me up and yours does.”

    as a valid argument.

    • Lynn
      June 9, 2011

      Yeah…nothing I do is all that unusual…I just admit to it

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