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Hump Day Diddy Dumbs: Just Another Date Night on Twitter

Date night at lowes

I wonder if he spent this much time, you know, picking out my engagement ring?

After spending Labor Day weeding the garden, along with property the size of a football field, then just hoping for a quiet moment, or two, before the work week started (did I mention, we got kids?) this wasn't quite what we had in mind.

"Do you hear water running?"

My poor husband, Garth [not his real name] is too busy switching off lights, or turning down the temperature, to worry about a mid-life crises.

In fact, he's turned into quite the eco-nazi!

"Relax, I'm washing clothes."


"Oh SH*T!"

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Well, to make a rather long story short (you're welcome) this is what happens, when you give a busted water heater, to a couple, married for 19 years, on Twitter:

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Damned, if his holding out for that tax credit doesn't cost us in the end...literally!!!

Morale of the Story:  The next time someone asks you if you hear water running, you say YES!!!

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Or, risk a couple of sleepless nights, lying awake, stinky, watching your husband put a few extra holes in the wall!

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Or, not and spend the rest of your life, posting stupid stuff on Twitter, like me.

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[Edited to Add:  We did NOT go with a tankless water heater, after all.  It would have been placed as a special order, which would have meant a few more days,  without hot water.  Oh, and we decided to install it ourselves.  Because, we just LOVE a challenge.  Besides, it called for another date night.  This time, in the laundry/play room, where we spent a whole 7 hours, last night, alone, together, you know, making it fit.  Aaaand, that's what she said last night.  Buh-duh-bum.  I'm here all week, folks.  Try the veal!]

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