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Old 01-08-2006, 09:23 PM   #1
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Need some advice

I have been so blessed in my life. Great parents, great wife and kids, great
job, and great education.

When I finally retired, I could hardly wait to spend time enjoying my
favorite pastime -- bass fishing. I got my own little fishing boat and tried to get
my wife to join me, but she just never liked fishing. Finally, one day at the
Bait &Tackle Shop, I got to talking to Sam the shop owner who it turned out
loves bass fishing as much as I do. We quickly became fishing buddies. As I
said the wife doesn't care about fishing; she not only refuses to join us she
always complains that I spend too much time fishing.

A few weeks ago Sam and I had the best fishing trip ever. Not only did I
catch the most beautiful bass you've ever seen, only a few minutes later Sam must
have caught his twin brother! So I took a picture of Sam holding up the two
nice bass that we caught and showed the picture to the wife hoping that maybe
she'd get interested. Instead she says she doesn't want me to go fishing at
all anymore! And she wants me to sell the boat! I think she just doesn't like
to see me enjoying myself.

What would you do? Tell the wife to forget it and continue my hobby or quit
fishing and sell the boat as she insists?


The picture is below.







http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2005-11/1110260/Sam.jpg
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And you thought your wife was a nice catch.

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Your wife is not very understanding
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Tell the wife to find a hobby, maybe quilting or something of that nature. She should understand that you love to fish and spend time with your buddies.

And if Sam needs to do some fishing in Tx, PM me.



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Now that's a nice pair, Sam does those twins proud.
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I forgot to make this a poll.
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Old 01-09-2006, 05:15 AM   #7
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