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Old October 26th, 2005, 01:18 AM
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While on a road trip, an elderly couple stopped at a roadside restaurant for lunch. After finishing their meal, they left the restaurant and resumed their trip. When leaving, the elderly woman unknowingly left her glasses on the table and, she didn't miss them until after they had been driving about twenty minutes. By then, to add to the aggravation, they had to travel quite a distance before they could find a place to turn around in order to return to the restaurant to retrieve her glasses. All the way back, the elderly husband became the classic grouchy old man.
He fussed and complained and scolded his wife relentlessly during the entire return drive. The more he chided her the more agitated he became. He just wouldn't let up one minute. To her relief, they finally arrived at the restaurant. And, as the woman got out of the car and hurried inside to retrieve her glasses, her husband yelled to her........ "While you're in there, you might as well get my hat, and my credit card."

Is this unbelievable or what????

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Old October 26th, 2005, 01:36 AM
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I believe that @!! My FIL is on road all week long... he leaves credit cards in different states even... luckily... they always get them back... funy to see him on the road everyo so often he has to buy some reading glasses cause he forgot his others at the town a couple hundred miles back....I wont knock it... Ive done it too.... sign of old age is senility and Im NOT old.... I just celebrated my 18th anniversary of my 21st birthday !! so I gotta couple more rounds left in me !

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Old October 26th, 2005, 06:13 AM
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Been there, done that.

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Old October 26th, 2005, 06:29 AM
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Hmmm, sounds like me! Funny story though!

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Great story. Sound just like my mom and dad.
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Old October 26th, 2005, 07:30 AM
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A funny story, but it does remind me of Keith when he was on that awful anti-seizure med. He lost a couple of pair of glasses only one pair of which we recovered.

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good one.
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I went to the dollar store and bought six pair of reading glasses to stash in rooms and pockets. I STILL am looking, looking for them. Must be like sox in the dryer!

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