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alexandra55

Absolutely! It's also when the septic system gets clogged and you have no way of washing the POUNDS of china, crystal, silver and collection of pots and pans that you used. As an added bonus, when you call the next day to get the system pumped right away, it's listed as an emergency call and you get to pay an additional $100 or $150. It's the only time in my life I wished we'd gone out for Thanksgiving dinner...


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clemenza2

I had an elderly aunt who was the epitome of genteel graciousness........white gloves and hats when you left the house, etc......she also had the patience of a saint, cause her husband -- who was her exact opposite -- was a bit of a rough rider. A real man's man, tough language, LOUD, and very fond of the drink. One year he announced his intention to shoot the family's Thanksgiving turkey. His wife sweetly and gently told him it was already in the refrigerator. So he shot the damn refrigerator. True story. Top THAT.

   
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alexandra55

THUD! and omg. if that wasn't so scary it would be funny! clearly she was a saintly woman and i'm sure there were a couple of gold stars waiting for her crown when she got to those pearly gates!!!

   

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