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#840759 - 10/06/12 10:59 PM Sunday Morning
gymcandy1 Offline
Sonic Boomer

Registered: 04/24/05
Posts: 32196
Loc: Calera, Oklahoma
Old age is like everything else. To make a success of it, you've got to start young.
Fred Astaire

One evening, after attending the theater, two gentlemen were walking down the avenue when they observed a rather well dressed and attractive young lady walking ahead of them. One of them turned to the other and remarked, "I'd give $250 to spend the night with that woman."

Much to their surprise, the young lady overheard their remark, turned around, and replied, "I'll take you up on that offer."

She had a neat appearance and a pleasant voice, so after bidding his companion good night, the man accompanied the young lady to her apartment.

The following morning, as he prepared to leave, the man gave her $125. She demanded the rest of the money, stating, "If you don't give me the other $125 I'll sue you for it."

He laughed, saying "I'd like to see you get it on these grounds."

Within a few days, he was surprised when he received a summons ordering his presence in court as a defendant in a lawsuit. He hurried to his lawyer and explained the details of the case.

His lawyer said, "She can't possibly get a judgment against you on such grounds, but it will be interesting to see how her case will be presented."

After the usual preliminaries, the lady's Lawyer addressed the court as follows:

"Your honor, my client, this lady, is the owner of a piece of property, a garden spot, surrounded by a profuse growth of shrubbery, which property she agreed to rent to the defendant for a specified length of time for the sum of $250. The defendant took possession of the property, used it extensively for the purposes for which it was rented, but upon evacuating the premises, he paid only $125, one-half of the amount agreed upon. The rent was not excessive, since it is restricted property, and we ask judgment be granted against the defendant to assure payment of the balance."

The defendant's Lawyer was not only surprised but also impressed AND amused by the way his opponent had presented the case. Naturally, his defense was somewhat different from the way he originally planned to present it. He rose to the occasion!

'Your honor," he said, "my client agrees that the lady has a fine piece of property, that he did rent such property for a time, and a degree of pleasure was derived from the transaction. However, my client found a well on the property around which he placed his own stones, sunk a shaft, and erected a pump, all labor performed personally by him. We claim these improvements to the property were sufficient to offset the unpaid amount, and that the plaintiff was adequately compensated for the rental of said property. We, therefore, ask that judgment not be granted."

The young lady's lawyer answered, "Your honor, my client agrees that the defendant did find a well on her property. However, had the defendant not known that the well existed, he would never have rented the property. Also, upon evacuating the premises, the defendant removed the stones, pulled out the shaft, and took the pump with him. In doing so, he not only dragged the equipment through the shrubbery, but left the hole much larger than it was prior to his occupancy, making the property much less desirable to others. We, therefore, ask that judgment be granted."

In the Judge's decision, he provided for two options: "Pay the balance $125 to the plaintiff, or have the equipment detached from its current location and provide it to the plaintiff for damages."

The defendant wrote out a check immediately.

Case closed!

Eight year old Sally brought her report card home from school. Her marks were good, mostly A's and a couple of B's. However, her teacher had written across the bottom:

"Sally is a smart little girl, but she has one fault. She talks too much in school. I have an idea I am going to try, which I think may break her of the habit."

Sally's dad signed her report card, putting a note on the back: "Please let me know if your idea works on Sally because I would like to try it out on her mother."

The Top 25 Alabama Country Songs of All Time.....

25. Get Your Tongue Outta My Mouth 'Cause I'm Kissing You Goodbye
24. Her Teeth Was Stained, But Her Heart Was Pure
23. How Can I Miss You If You Won't Go Away?
22. I Don't Know Whether To Kill Myself Or Go Bowling
21. I Bought A Car From A Guy Who Stole My Girl, But It Don't Run, So We're Even
20. I Keep Forgettin' I Forgot About You
19. I Liked You Better Before I Knew You So Well
18. I Still Miss You, Baby, But My Aim's Getting Better
17. I Wouldn't Take Her To A Dog Fight, Cause I'm Afraid She'd Win
16. I'll Marry You Tomorrow But Lets Honeymoon Tonight
15. I'm So Miserable Without You, It's Like Having You Here
14. I've Got Tears In My Ears From Lyin' On My Back and Cryin' Over You
13. If I Can't Be Number One In Your Life, Then Number Two On You
12. I Haven't Gone To Bed With Any Ugly Women, But I've Sure Woken Up With a Few
11. Mama Get A Hammer (There's A Fly On Papa's Head)
10. My Head Hurts, My Feet Stink, And I Don't Love You
9. My Wife Ran Off With My Best Friend, And I Sure Do Miss Him.
8. Please Bypass This Heart
7. She Got The Ring And I Got The Finger
6. You Done Tore Out My Heart And Stomped That Sucker Flat
5. You're The Reason Our Kids Are So Ugly
4. If The Phone Don't Ring, You'll Know It's Me
3. She's Actin' Single and I'm Drinkin' Double
2. She's Looking Better After Every Beer

And the number 1 Alabama Country song of all time is

1. If I Had Shot You When I Wanted To, I'd Be Out By Now

Good morning boys and girls. wave

Merry Sunday morning to you all. woot

We had a cool night. All the way down into the upper 30s. Brrr (MaG where's the little freezing fellow?)

It's a good thing I had my Baby here to keep me warm. What a sweety! puppy

I may spend the day in bed with her. grin

I hope your day is sunny and warm, or, whatever you may wish it to be. yes


Edited by gymcandy1 (10/06/12 11:00 PM)
There are no strangers here; Only friends you haven’t yet met.

William Butler Yeats

#840779 - 10/06/12 11:50 PM Re: Sunday Morning [Re: gymcandy1]
BrownEyedTigre Offline
The Sassy Administrator PR Liaison
Sonic Boomer

Registered: 01/04/04
Posts: 75376
Loc: In the Naughty Corner
I am glad you are snuggling with your Baby Joe! yay I bet she is as happy as you are.
I hope your day is wonderful.

I am going to be a somewhat slug. At least for most of the day. We'll see what happens. grin

Have a great day everyone!

Ana wave
Don't feed the Trolls

#840783 - 10/07/12 12:01 AM Re: Sunday Morning [Re: gymcandy1]
MaG Offline

Sonic Boomer

Registered: 12/28/99
Posts: 69947
I'm also shiver

#840785 - 10/07/12 12:08 AM Re: Sunday Morning [Re: gymcandy1]
manxman Online   content
True Blue Boomer

Registered: 07/23/02
Posts: 21406
Loc: Unionville
Good morning everyone. Hope you have a great Sunday. We are preparing for our Thanksgiving holiday on Monday smile
Sometimes lost is where you need to be. Just because you don't know your direction doesn't mean you don't have one.

#840799 - 10/07/12 04:22 AM Re: Sunday Morning [Re: manxman]
cailyn Offline
BAAG Specialist

Registered: 01/08/06
Posts: 6145
Loc: Somewhere ? in Massachusetts?
Good morning Joe,Ana,MaG,manxman,and all who come by later waveFeeling a little better today sick I'll put the coffee on and keep it hot and fresh,have a happy day everyone wave manxman enjoy your Holiday thanksgiving
I may not have gone where I intended to go,but I think I have ended up where I need to be.


#840804 - 10/07/12 04:40 AM Re: Sunday Morning [Re: gymcandy1]
Kaki's Sister Offline
True Blue Boomer

Registered: 11/21/04
Posts: 22796
Loc: Marlborough USA
wave Good Morning Joe, Ana, MaG, manxman and Cailyn. Joe maybe the sun will warm things up for you today! Ana are you sore from all that dancing? MaG nice to see you in the Diner. Manxman happy holiday1 Cailyn it's nice to hear you are feeling a little better. Take care. Have Good Day All! wave

#840807 - 10/07/12 05:04 AM Re: Sunday Morning [Re: gymcandy1]
venus Offline
Staff Reviewer
BAAG Specialist

Registered: 03/07/09
Posts: 7740
Loc: Arcadia (twin world of Stark)
Well, it's back to work whooshing yet again. wave

Have a terrific Sunday, everyone. cat
Interrogator: [True or false?] All mangoes are golden. Nothing golden is cheap. Conclusion - all mangoes are cheap.

Helena: Where are these mangoes?

#840815 - 10/07/12 06:50 AM Re: Sunday Morning [Re: gymcandy1]
connie Offline
Adept Boomer

Registered: 07/12/02
Posts: 10258
Loc: winter springs fl.
Good morning everyone. Breakfast out and then a Walmart trip. Grandson got a job at Subway, and I promised to buy him a pair of black pants for work. He's very happy, yay as he's been out of work for a long time. To all here and all who follow have a Wonderful Sunday. Danish, Omelets, Hash Browns, and English Muffins in the NC. summer

#840821 - 10/07/12 09:28 AM Re: Sunday Morning [Re: gymcandy1]
Space Quest Fan Offline
Graduate Boomer

Registered: 02/17/01
Posts: 15321
Loc: Upper Arlington, Ohio
Good morning Boomers. It is cold here today.
It's nice to be important but it is much more important to be nice.

#840828 - 10/07/12 10:05 AM Re: Sunday Morning [Re: gymcandy1]
my10rugrats Offline
Addicted Boomer

Registered: 08/05/06
Posts: 3501
Loc: kansas
brrrr morning . its a chilly 32 here this morning. iam so not ready for cold weather. my brother thinks we will have a cold and nasty winter. we haven't had one for a while , boy i sure hope not. not much planned for today except for football and making a pot of spaghetti

#840829 - 10/07/12 10:05 AM Re: Sunday Morning [Re: Space Quest Fan]
Darlene Offline
Adept Boomer

Registered: 02/10/00
Posts: 10371
Loc: Southern California
wave Howdy ho, sweet Joe! Thanks for the openers! Sounds like a lovely, easy peasy day for you! Enjoy!

Good morning, sweet 'Boomies!

Volunteering at church this morning. Then, it's over to son and DIL's to celebrate son's birthday. It will be a lovely day!

Alrighty, gotta skoosh! See you later!
Woohoo and booyah! smile Have an easy peasy day!

#840836 - 10/07/12 10:23 AM Re: Sunday Morning [Re: gymcandy1]
Haroula Offline
Adept Boomer

Registered: 06/02/10
Posts: 10027
Loc: Greece
Hello everyone,have a lovely Sunday flowers
I change all my passwords to "incorrect". So whenever I forget, it says, "your password is incorrect".

#840841 - 10/07/12 10:26 AM Re: Sunday Morning [Re: Space Quest Fan]
SharonB Offline
Addicted Boomer

Registered: 01/23/09
Posts: 1190
Loc: Delaware, USA
Good morning, Gameboomers!

Like a lot of places it's chilly and rainy here today. Glad there's no need to go out today. My plans for the day include getting the apartment all spiffy clean and then finishing one of the games I've started. (Eeny, Meeny, Miney, Moe). lol

Wishing health and a great Sunday to all. Connie you provide the best breakfasts... thumbsup (What does NC stand for? think)

#840846 - 10/07/12 10:36 AM Re: Sunday Morning [Re: gymcandy1]
BrownEyedTigre Offline
The Sassy Administrator PR Liaison
Sonic Boomer

Registered: 01/04/04
Posts: 75376
Loc: In the Naughty Corner
Good morning boomies. I slept in but still not long enough to get a full 8 hours. Maybe tonight. lol We broke down and turned the heat on. I think that's a record for us on turning the furnace on.

MaG, stay warm and thanks for the graemlin! hearts

manxman, happy Thanksgiving!

Sue, I am glad you are feeling better. Take care and don't rush things.

Gerry, I was sore yesterday. Today I feel ready to rock again. Enjoy your day.

Venus, hope work goes by quickly.

Connie, congrats to your grandson. Glad he got a new job.

SpaceQ, here too!

My10, spaghetti sounds yummy!

Darlene, birthday to son!

Haroula, have a fun Sunday!

Sharon, the NC is the naughty corner. It is my place of residence. grin Enjoy your gaming day!

hubby wants I go.
Don't feed the Trolls

#840851 - 10/07/12 11:08 AM Re: Sunday Morning [Re: BrownEyedTigre]
gymcandy1 Offline
Sonic Boomer

Registered: 04/24/05
Posts: 32196
Loc: Calera, Oklahoma
Hello everybody. I haven't been able to get on line all morning, and just now made it.

Don't know what the issue is,, but seems to be with my modem.

I've gotta get to the store and get over to Mom's asap.

I hope everyone has a super Sunday. happydance


AHA!!!! There he is...... shiver

Thanks MaG! kissy

Edited by gymcandy1 (10/07/12 11:10 AM)
There are no strangers here; Only friends you haven’t yet met.

William Butler Yeats

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