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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Good morning crew,

It took another 8 hour day between us, but the wife and I finally finished painting the God-forsaken back yard fence last weekend.

About half way through the wife started dropping some subtle hints like, "You know, one coat really looks like it's covering it." And, "You can hardly see any red through the first coat at all." And, "I am not putting a second coat on this stupid fence."

By the end, when we were crawling on our hands and knees to get behind the lilac bush, she almost had me convinced. But if I'm going to do a job, I'm going to do it right, which means putting on two coats.

But something tells me I'm going to be putting that second coat on by myself.

That's okay. I'll leave the 2 tons of landscaping rocks for the wife.

Laugh it up,

Joe

joe@gophercentral.com

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