Saturday, April 27, 2013

"X" Marks the Spot: Stereoviews A-Z


"Martha, I can't make that fit."

Martha: "Do you have the right end?"
Man: "Yep, says right here that "x" marks the spot."

So much for following the directions. Did you ever have one of those days?


Copyright 2013 © Sharon Himsl
[Gravseth family archive; New educational series 1890s]

9 comments:

  1. I often have days like that especially when it comes to home handyman projects.

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  2. One of the proud achievements in my relationship is that we managed to put together, pull apart and put together again (when we moved into our new house) a huge Ikea wardrobe... we figure if we can do that together we can tackle anything... the second time we didn't even use directions :D When this challenge is over I will be back to check on the posts I missed.

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  3. Laughing at this Sharon! my husband and I are truly opposites on this I never read directions, he always does. one thing we do agree on, never touch the wood- stove pipe sections...call a professional!

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  4. "Some assembly required" are the three most evil words.

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  5. LOL! It's nice to know that men not following directions is a historical phenomena.

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  6. Ha ha! I can't admit how many days I've had like this! ;)

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  7. We’ve all had days like that. Another great post.

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  8. Yes, I've had MANY of these days! Just yesterday, in fact, I tried to follow some online directions to cleaning my lawnmower's carburetor. All I have to say about that experience is, "Good grief!"

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