Henry J's Blog & BS
When I retired,
I could hardly wait to spend time enjoying my favourite pastime –
I bought my own little fishing boat and tried to get my wife to
join me, but she just never liked fishing.
Finally, one day down at the
Bait & Tackle Shop, I got to talking to Sam the shop owner, who it turned
out, loves fishing as much as I do.. We quickly became fishing
As I said, the wife doesn't care about fishing. She not only
refuses to join us, but she always complains that I spend too much time out on
A few weeks ago Sam and I had the best fishing trip ever. Not
only did I catch the most beautiful fish you've ever seen, only a few minutes
later Sam must have caught its twin brother!
So I took a picture of Sam
holding up the two nice fish that we caught and showed the picture to my wife,
hoping that maybe she'd get interested.
Instead she says she doesn't want
me to go fishing at all anymore! And she wants me to sell the boat! I think she
just doesn't like to see me enjoying myself.
What would you do? Tell the
wife to forget it and continue my hobby, or quit fishing and sell the boat as
P.S. Enclosed is a picture of Sam with the
two fish we caught.
of that narrow-minded wife. Those are two nice fish!