Men - rant, rant, rant - at least MY man

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by Sjisty, Dec 23, 2010.

  1. Sjisty

    Sjisty Scribe of Brahmalot

    May 18, 2009
    Hubby just called 4:45 p.m. December 23. "I'm going to be a little bit late because I have to get your Christmas present. Everybody is sold out of what you want but I will find something."

    Now, it's the thought that counts, but how much thought is there in this?

    Whatever, I still love him. [​IMG] [​IMG]
  2. ebwy2

    ebwy2 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 8, 2010
    at least he gets you a gift... mine doesn't.
  3. Cindiloohoo

    Cindiloohoo Quiet as a Church Mouse

    Dec 19, 2009
    Southwest TN
    At least you're getting a gift. Some folks are getting nothing. I hope you like what he gets you.
  4. Sjisty

    Sjisty Scribe of Brahmalot

    May 18, 2009
    Yup, I'll like it.
  5. HeatherLynn

    HeatherLynn Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 11, 2009
    Kentucky, Cecilia
    a month before hand I tell mine how much he can spend, give him a nice list to choose from. I was a bit late this year and he came to me asking for his budget and list before my mother finds out he hasn't shopped yet. poor man
  6. MandyH

    MandyH You'll shoot your eye out!

    After we had our child we quit buying each other gifts, but he always asks just to be sure there isn't something special I do want. He's about the best gift I could want.
    Last edited: Dec 23, 2010
  7. maple

    maple Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 28, 2010
    how bout a snuggie? [​IMG]
  8. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

    Mar 16, 2009
    onchiota NY
    MIne went shopping yesterday too [​IMG] all I asked for was stocking stuffers. I never want anything really except a brinsea 40dx LOL but really just a sticking full of fun stuff. a love letter? a lottery ticket? my favorite gum?? a nice pair of feet hugging socks?? small gifts is all-I didnt get any last year:-(
  9. maple

    maple Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 28, 2010
    My mom still makes her grown kids stockings...pens, small notebook pad, chip clips or those magnet ones, some loose candy or can of nuts, and a silly pair of socks and an ornament. She sounded like she was tired of it now. <38 yr old gonna be sad if I don't get a stocking this year. [​IMG]
  10. Sjisty

    Sjisty Scribe of Brahmalot

    May 18, 2009
    Last Christmas I asked for a pantry in my kitchen (he is a carpenter). Well, it's almost finished. He did put doors on over the Thanksgiving weekend (still has to sand and stain and put handles on). Year before he didn't get me anything. My birthday is 5 days after Christmas, and has been the same day ever since he has known me, but he forgot it last year.

    Anyway, I still love him and I will love whatever he gets me, just like the year he got me a beautiful red sweater that was several sizes too small. I thanked him kindly and figured that I am skinny in his mind's eye.

    Okay, enough ranting for me - Merry Christmas everyone!

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