Wishing I Could Call Rent-a-Husband

Yesterday, it occurred to me that this whole "being single works for me" stance may be a little overrated.  Most of the time I got no complaints. Yesterday, I had a complaint.  You see, if I was living with my (imaginary) husband, my day would have gone differently.   This is what would have happened if I was married:


Me:  Honey, there are ceiling lightbulbs that are burned out in every room. They need to be replaced. 


Imaginary Hubby:  Yes, Dear. I'll get on it right away.


-10 minutes later-


Imaginary Hubby:  Babe, all done!


Me: Thanks, Sweetie. You're the best!





Instead, this is what happened, in real life.


Me (on the telephone to handyman):  Hi, Charlie. It's Eleanore. I'm wondering if you can come over to change some lightbulbs in my ceiling?


Charlie: Sure


Me: Great. Can you come tomorrow?


Charlie: Can't do it tomorrow.


Me: Wednesday ?


Charlie: No.


Me: Thursday?


Read more:  http://www.thespinsterliciouslife.com/2012/04/calling-rent-husband.html



Author:  The Spinsterlicious Life: 20 Life Lessons for Living Happily Single and Childfree.

Blog: www.TheSpinsterliciousLife.com



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