Tuesday, February 1, 2011


Why I Like Being Retired
A friend sent this to me the other day. So I’m putting it in my blog today for all my friends who are not retired. Now they can understand why us retired people like retirement.

Question:  How many days in a week?  
Answer:  6 Saturdays, 1 Sunday 

Question:  When is a retiree's bedtime?  
Answer:  Three hours after he falls asleep on the couch. 

Question:  How many retirees to change a light bulb?  
Answer:  Only one, but it might take all day. 

Question:  What's the biggest gripe of retirees?  
Answer:  There is not enough time to get everything done.

Question:  Why don't retirees mind being called Seniors?  
Answer:  The term comes with a 10% discount. 

Question:  Among retirees what is considered formal attire?  
Answer:  Tied shoes. 

Question:  Why do retirees count pennies?  
Answer:  They are the only ones who have the time.

Question:  What do retirees call a long lunch?  
Answer:    Normal  

Question:  What is the best way to describe retirement?  
Answer:  The never ending Coffee Break. 

QUESTION:  What do you do all week?  
Answer: Nothing Monday through Friday, then on
Saturday and Sunday I rest.

Tennessee Granddaddy Says:
The limits we have in our life
are the ones we set for ourselves.

Quote of the Day
If only we'd stop trying to be happy
we could have a pretty good time.
~Edith Wharton
Joke of the Day

A little old lady was among a group at an art exhibition in a newly opened gallery.

Suddenly one contemporary painting caught her eye. “What on earth,” she inquired of the artist standing nearby, “is that?”

He smiled condescendingly. “That, my dear lady, is supposed to be a mother and her child.”

“Well, then” snapped the little old lady, “Why isn’t it?”


Just before the funeral services, the undertaker came up to the very elderly widow and asked, 'How old was your husband?' '98,' she replied... 'Two years older than me'  

'So you're 96,' the undertaker commented..  

She responded, 'Hardly worth going home, is it?

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