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Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Good morning crew,

Last night the wife asked me, "Can you do me a favor?"

"Anything my dulcet darling, my dew-kissed rose, my juicy little tenderloin."

"Can you not invite anybody over this weekend?" she implored.

"What do you mean?"

"We finally have a free weekend and whenever we have a free weekend you tend to start inviting people over for a cook out, or to drink beer, or to cook out and drink beer, or to go out and drink beer.

"Can we just relax for once? Spend a little time together? We could walk the dog, make a nice, quiet dinner for ourselves. Maybe we could rent a movie or build a fire in the back yard and snuggle."

"We could," I said. "Or... we could finally get started on our big landscaping project! If we got started early on Saturday and put in an 8 hour day I bet we could really put a dent in it."

"Yeah," she sighed enthusiastically, "We probably could."

"You know," I continued, "We could get the entire back fence repaired AND restained in one day if we inticed a couple people over to help with a barbecue and a cooler full of beer."

Laugh it up,

Joe

joe@gophercentral.com

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"Six," replies the boy.

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