Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Marriage 301, Lecture 640: Look for the label, part XXI
SH: I'm going to Madison again and I'm going to spend the night this time.
Me [resigned to SH's new mistress of political activism and my secondary status as The Wife]: Are you at least using points for the hotel room?*
SH: No! I'm not going to waste 25,000 points on a room!
Me: You're spending cash?
SH: Yes, but it's only $X.
Me: That's not an only.
SH: How about this? You go buy some shoes that cost $X.
* No he is not going to take a sleeping bag and sleep on the marble floor of the Capitol. He is not an ideeot. We might not agree on many of the issues, but we do agree that we want to be comfortable and sleep in a bed.