Thursday, March 12, 2009

Plans

I called to reschedule The Child's orthodondist appointment for next week.

"You're going out of town?" politely inquires The Receptionist.

"Yes. I'm flying to Omaha to watch the series finale of 'Battlestar Galactica' with a gay guy".

There was a split-second of silence.

"Delores," I said, "You can't make this stuff up".

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13 Comments:

Blogger sageweb opined...

How delightful! I think you two should do a video blob for us.

March 12, 2009 7:27 AM  
Anonymous MN Fan opined...

That's so funny! Please tell JP hello and I miss his special brand of bitterness! I'm stuck with my own bland...tasteless...generic brand bitterness. "Oh Geez"
heh, heh

March 12, 2009 8:28 AM  
Blogger Sling opined...

Oh,please do a video blob!..and give JP a big manly hug from me!

March 12, 2009 8:39 AM  
Anonymous Freestyle Volunteer opined...

YOU, my friend, CAN make this stuff up! Your imagination is exactly what I love about your blog.
Hey, I'm back from Rome - check out the political refugee scene at FreestyleVolunteer!

March 12, 2009 9:17 AM  
Blogger Mom opined...

What a delightfully fun response. I wouldn't be sure how to respond either. Have fun.

March 12, 2009 10:36 AM  
Blogger jp opined...

I can't wait!

Especially for the big manly hug from Sling!

March 12, 2009 10:45 AM  
Blogger rosemary opined...

Give JP a big breasted type of hug for me and tell him I am pissed that he has not visited but once. Damn kids.

March 12, 2009 10:46 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous opined...

Ba Ha Ha Ha

It's like REALLY cold there now.

Like maybe -5 or something.

Really cold.

Peace

:+}

March 12, 2009 11:43 AM  
Blogger Anne opined...

Does a trip to Omaha come with a steak?

March 12, 2009 12:50 PM  
Blogger Lorraine opined...

A video blob, Sage? Yes, I think that would be appropriate.

I certainly shall, MNF. And I thought you Minnesotans expressed your bitterness with more of a "Oh for Pete's sake".

That's a definite 'possibly' on the blob, Sling, but a 'for certain sure' on the manly hug.

March 13, 2009 6:01 AM  
Blogger Lorraine opined...

Welcome home, FV! I'll be dropping 'round. I'm not making that up.

It's going to be super fun, Mom. I haven't seen my Poodle in over a year...long overdue.

JP, I thought you were cleaning the guest room...

Roger that Rosie. And after the big-breasted hug shall I ground him?

I know, Anonyba. But it's not like we'll be watching TV outside.

Anne, yup. It's on the list. Mostly because going to Omaha and not eating steak is sorta like skipping the salmon when you go to Seattle. And The Spouse wants me to wrestle a wild animal in front of the Mutual of Omaha building and my BIL wants me to look up the Oracle of Omaha. Lots to do. Besides watching BSG of course.

March 13, 2009 6:06 AM  
Blogger Anne opined...

or skipping crab cakes when you come to Maryland...

March 13, 2009 7:57 AM  
Blogger Miss Healthypants opined...

Hee-larious!! :)

You really CAN'T make this stuff up. :)

Have fun in Omahaw! *smiles*

March 13, 2009 6:43 PM  

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