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Kahuna Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jun-08-08 10:12 AM
Response to Reply #4
21. Yep!
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  -My girlfriends freeper husband has cut her grocery shopping money samplegirl  Jun-08-08 09:34 AM   #0 
  - I don't think that phenomenon is isolated to just freepers  Squatch   Jun-08-08 09:37 AM   #1 
  - i guess he'd rather drive than eat.  hobbit709   Jun-08-08 09:37 AM   #2 
  - Gotta drive to get to work to be able to eat...  Squatch   Jun-08-08 09:38 AM   #3 
  - He's telling her to go get a job!  samplegirl   Jun-08-08 09:39 AM   #4 
     - Yeah, but a "manly" man like a freeper don't want his woman working.  hobbit709   Jun-08-08 09:40 AM   #6 
     - Why shouldn't she get a job? Sounds like a reasonable request.  alphafemale   Jun-08-08 09:44 AM   #7 
     - She is retired...  samplegirl   Jun-08-08 09:50 AM   #13 
     - Well, if she has enough monthly income to do that on her own?  alphafemale   Jun-08-08 09:54 AM   #14 
     - Is she paying half the food budget now?  Carnea   Jun-08-08 10:18 AM   #24 
        - No but she has more than paid her share of expenses.  samplegirl   Jun-08-08 10:36 AM   #31 
     - Do you know what industry is hiring? Also those industries  midnight   Jun-08-08 10:12 AM   #22 
        - The OP replied that she draws money from an inheritance and is retired.  alphafemale   Jun-08-08 10:20 AM   #25 
           - She should not have to go back out to work.  samplegirl   Jun-08-08 10:38 AM   #33 
              - Then maybe she should cut the deadwood from around her neck.  alphafemale   Jun-08-08 10:49 AM   #38 
              - Unfortunately? Sometimes reality in a depressed economy sucks.  alphafemale   Jun-08-08 12:36 PM   #52 
              - She sounds spoiled n/t  Rage for Order   Jun-08-08 01:34 PM   #58 
     - Yep!  Kahuna   Jun-08-08 10:12 AM   #21 
  - Looks like she already has the weiner. n/t  rucky   Jun-08-08 09:39 AM   #5 
  - I'm going to need more information.  Carnea   Jun-08-08 09:45 AM   #8 
  - The point being...  samplegirl   Jun-08-08 10:05 AM   #19 
     - Yes he sounds like a jerk.  Carnea   Jun-08-08 10:22 AM   #26 
        - Sadly she should not have to dip into her inheritance  samplegirl   Jun-08-08 10:41 AM   #34 
           - If she can't pay her bills from the interest on her inheritance.  Carnea   Jun-08-08 10:54 AM   #39 
           - Wait a minute...she's not contributing? I mistaking thought you meant she got a monthly check.  alphafemale   Jun-08-08 10:57 AM   #40 
           - never mind  Retired AF Dem   Jun-08-08 11:31 AM   #42 
           - sample, she isnt working? she isnt putting in her share? at least tell me  seabeyond   Jun-08-08 11:44 AM   #45 
           - so she is contributing nothing? Huh.  uppityperson   Jun-08-08 02:41 PM   #61 
  - I have a garden  Andy823   Jun-08-08 09:48 AM   #9 
  - mind if I ask how you did your raised beds?  ulysses   Jun-08-08 09:49 AM   #12 
  - My raised beds  LiberalEsto   Jun-08-08 10:26 AM   #27 
  - thanks!  ulysses   Jun-08-08 10:37 AM   #32 
     - You're welcome  LiberalEsto   Jun-08-08 10:48 AM   #37 
  - Funny thing. Somehow some seeds found their way into the compost.  alphafemale   Jun-08-08 12:40 PM   #53 
  - A garden helps, but...  zanne   Jun-08-08 10:01 AM   #17 
     - A suggestion:  Marrah_G   Jun-08-08 10:44 AM   #36 
  - Why would you throw the wieners out???  Catch22Dem   Jun-08-08 09:48 AM   #10 
  - I think someone posted that recipe as a joke.  salin   Jun-08-08 11:37 AM   #44 
  - How's about she sends HIM shopping  WolverineDG   Jun-08-08 09:49 AM   #11 
  - My mother's story was how she fed my dad a bowl of air  Warpy   Jun-08-08 09:58 AM   #15 
  - wonderful  ensho   Jun-08-08 10:31 AM   #30 
  - oh yeah, that is a great way to open someone's eyes about the reality  yellowdogintexas   Jun-08-08 10:01 AM   #16 
     - I forgot to add that this happened back in the 70's  WolverineDG   Jun-08-08 10:13 AM   #23 
     - Instant milk (cheapest house brand) is now $3.00/gallon.  Idealist Hippie   Jun-08-08 10:28 AM   #28 
        - 3.89 and 4.09 in our store. the two brands... but it is the meats and  seabeyond   Jun-08-08 11:32 AM   #43 
  - He sounds like a control freak to me.  Xenotime   Jun-08-08 10:03 AM   #18 
  - When we foreigners are taught English, the word "girlfriend" means one thing and one thing only.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Jun-08-08 10:05 AM   #20 
  - DU is educational as well as informative :-)  Book Lover   Jun-08-08 12:32 PM   #50 
  - and what is that one thing  seabeyond   Jun-08-08 12:35 PM   #51 
     - Obviously a romantic relationship  Catch22Dem   Jun-08-08 12:49 PM   #55 
        - see.... i missed the hubby part and thought she "girlfriend" of freeper  seabeyond   Jun-08-08 01:03 PM   #56 
  - I recommend she leave him.  ensho   Jun-08-08 10:29 AM   #29 
  - She already has.  SimpleTrend   Jun-08-08 12:47 PM   #54 
  - I've cut my grocery budget because of gas prices also  Marrah_G   Jun-08-08 10:41 AM   #35 
  - except grocery have risen to so it is really a double cut if he has reduced amount spent  seabeyond   Jun-08-08 11:24 AM   #41 
  - I can't fault him if money is tight. There is much more flexibility with grocery shopping than with  OmmmSweetOmmm   Jun-08-08 12:09 PM   #46 
  - I have couple questions  Marrah_G   Jun-08-08 12:22 PM   #47 
  - Yeah. The OP maybe didn't explain fully. But she should contribute her fair share.  alphafemale   Jun-08-08 12:30 PM   #49 
  - I don't get it. she has enough money from inheritance to live on, but is reliant on a him for food?  aikoaiko   Jun-08-08 12:29 PM   #48 
  - Here's what I think of that recipe  InsultComicDog   Jun-08-08 01:11 PM   #57 
  - This thread should remind us all  Book Lover   Jun-08-08 01:55 PM   #59 
  - Whats the problem? Atleast thats one way to fight America's obesity problem...  Jack_DeLeon   Jun-08-08 02:33 PM   #60 
 

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