Wednesday, December 19, 2012

HA! Who needs Bob Villa?

I don't know if this is a sign that Nick and I are ready for maternity/paternity leave or what, but it made me chuckle and I had to share.

Nick came in to my office earlier today while I was finishing lunch to say, "Did you know screens come in different sizes?" He started to go on, but it was too darn funny to not stop him and remind him that this conversation was awfully familiar, as over a year ago, it was ME asking HIM this very same question (clearly the screen situation never got completely resolved, after a cat decided to chew his way through the screen. Again.)

Not to be deterred from getting in a laugh, I continued; "I remember having this very same conversation with you, and you said 'yes, they do as windows come in different sizes' and something about setting myself up for success! I even blogged about it!".

This wasn't as funny to him as it was to me, as he continued on, super unfazed by my wit, to say that McLendon's has screen workshops and repair events, and that he still has no idea why I was using scissors to fix anything.

Touche.

Either way, it looks like all of the screens on the house will get repaired AND i had a chance to quote my own blog (located: here), even though my point totally fell flat.

I may just have an incredibly patient man.

So here's to letting someone else play Bob Villa, even if they don't appreciate your creative tool usage.

Raina