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Old 07-26-2023, 11:32 AM
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Originally Posted by Michael G. View Post
I bought my wife a pair of work boots, work gloves and an ax when we were first married. Oh and a penny for the ax. We were clearing a lot for a house we were building. She had said she wanted to help. It was near her birthday. She loved them. And yes we are still married 40+ years later.
Old 07-26-2023, 02:39 PM
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Originally Posted by Michael G. View Post
Circa 1965, my dad gave mom an electric frying pan for Christmas. It flew from one end of the room to the other.
Old 07-26-2023, 03:40 PM
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Originally Posted by retiredsteve View Post
geez, doesn't any of you guys buy sexy nighties for your wives anymore? Maybe i'm an exception
Old 07-26-2023, 03:51 PM
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Originally Posted by MidWestIA View Post
Yah the Sears Catalog used to have opium/heroin and syringes
Didn't they sell dogs too? And chicks?

My best memory of the Sears catalog was that the yellow pages made the best toilet paper (outhouse behind the church...)
Old 07-26-2023, 11:22 PM
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Originally Posted by fdpaq0580 View Post
Not surprised. Getting one of those things removed from your rear ain't easy. (I almost said "that it really sucks", but I thought better of it.)
Giggle, snort!
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