Getting Even : Ready To Go
Ready To Go
One cold winter evening a family was preparing to go out for an
activity. The wife, who was normally bustling about getting the children
ready to leave, was this evening instead standing right inside the front
door, her arms full of coats.
And instead of being prepared to leave, her four small children were
busy running circles around her playing one of their non-stop games of
Her husband, coming down the stairs, was shocked at the spectacle.
"Honey," he said, "What are you doing just standing there? We'll be
"Here," his wife replied, handing him the coats with a smug smile, "I
thought that this time you would like to have the privilege of putting
the children into their coats, while I go and honk the horn."