Monday, April 18, 2016

Thought for the day: spousal differences

My wife and I are having difficulty co-ordinating plans.  She’s in Tokyo and I am in Duluth.  In an email reply about her change of plans I concluded with:

These are the times that try women’s soulmates!

This is a pun on “These are the times that try men’s souls.”  This sentence is the opening line of “The Crisis” by Thomas Paine, December 23, 1776.  See