Tuesday, February 07, 2012

I've Been To Boot Camp And It Wasn't Fun

Why is this woman smiling?  Beats me.
A certain husband around here has taken to leaving articles up on the computer screen for me to see after he leaves for work in the morning -- articles like this one in the NY Times which extols the virtues of vigorous exercise, likening it to a housecleaning for one's body.

Tell me, is that supposed to encourage me to hop on that exercise bike downstairs?  I mean, have I ever given Larry the impression that I LIKE housecleaning?    I know we don't communicate that well sometimes, but this is just ridiculous. 

Besides, we all know that housecleaning is dangerous.  Is he trying to do me in? 

Maybe I should check to see just how much insurance that man has on me, anyway.


[exercise image: Mom Corps blog]

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8 comments:

  1. See, it's not the I want to exercise. It's that I want to have exercised. Or better yet, I want to be able to hire someone to exercise for me.

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  2. I have a good idea. Give him a tiny duster and let him do the housecleaning he thinks your body needs!

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  3. If my house gets cleaned, I consider myself exercised. Unfortunately, neither of us is in great shape.

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  4. Uh oh, the husband leaves "articles" for the wife. I've seen this trend before.

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  5. Well, it beats him trying to tell you to shape up, I guess.

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  6. Maybe it's time for you to dig up an article to leave on his pillow, something like,"Tthe health dangers of leaving articles on exercise for one's wife to read."

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  7. Cheer up! He could be retired and staying home to make sure you actually exercise. (True story of my life.)

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  8. You could leave him articles on, buying nice clothes, flowers, and chocolate for your wife helps men to live longer.

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