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Today begins a torturous fourteen day stretch known locally as Finals Week.

In true David Letterman style I thought I'd give you the top ten ways a spouse can recognize Finals Week.

Top Ten

10. All the junk food in the house has suddenly gone missing.

9. You've managed to finish that 1000 page book you've been working on for 3 months.

8. The children keep asking where their dad is.

7. You've stopped cooking for anyone but your kids--Macaroni & Cheese anyone?

6.  The front door opens and closes at 1AM and 4AM.

5. Your bed is easier to make than it has been all semester.

4. Text books start piling up in the living room.

3. Your spouse starts forgetting to do things like turning off the car.

2. Conversations degenerate into arguments three sentences after 'Good Morning, my dear.'

1. Yesterday you discovered a neat game online called Bedazzled. Today you passed the all-time highest score.

Comments

Saimi said…
Haha! Great list, good luck on your finals!
Myya said…
Good luck to the hubs on his finals!

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Mutterings of a Middle-Aged Dreamer

Use your words, my dear sweet soul, they are inside of you... So find them. Write, you silly girl, write so hard the world will never forget you.
But does it matter if the world remembers you? 
Age begins to press its hands upon your chest and the need to be remembered seems to increase with the pressure. 
Stop.
That's not a line of thought you're interested in pursuing. 
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Does it matter if the world remembers you if your neighbor is going hungry? 
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