Thursday, February 08, 2007

I eat what I want, leave me alone!

Say your husband wants to take you out to eat. You're like "ok but I'm going to have a salad" because well---that's what you're in the mood for! Then your husband gets upset and starts bitching "I'm not taking you out to have a salad, if you wanted a salad you can eat that at home" to which you reply "WTF? It's MY choice, let me eat what I want". Of course you're thinking "I really don't want to pay to eat a salad out when I can make a much better and cheaper one at home" but you know your husband just HAS to have his steak. And so in the end, neither of you go because he just can't handle the salad thing.

And then there's the trip to Publix on an afternoon when you had lots of errands after work and you're both tired. Your husband wants a sub so you don't have to cook dinner. Ok fine! You're all for that right? Till he says "yeah why don't you get one too?" and you're thinking "hmm I've eaten a bit more than I should have today I think I'll take it easy on dinner" and you tell your husband "I think I'll skip the sub and have something like a salad at home" to which he replies "well if you don't get one, I don't get one".

Of course he gets a sub anyway because you nag him to death about letting you decide what YOU want to eat and why the hell should you both have to eat the same damn thing?

If you don't WANT to eat a steak why should you have to in order to make him happy?
If you don't WANT to eat a sub why should you have to in order to make him happy?

I mean hello---eating what you want is YOUR choice, not his!

Yes, I'm talking about ME and my HUSBAND. Why should HE feel guilty if he has a sub and I don't or if he has a steak and I don't.

Oy vey!

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    P.S. Here's some blogs that I found
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    Every Student
    Religion Comparison
    Around the Well
    Danish Cartoons
    Arabic Cartoons
    Muhammad or Jesus???
    Answering Islam
    Is Jesus God?
    A Short Look At Six World Religions
    God's Word in different languages...
    How to become a Christian
    Who Is Jesus?
    See The Word
    Watch The Jesus Movie
    Spanish Cartoons
    German Cartoons
    Chinese Cartoons
    Italian Cartoons
    Greek Cartoons
    Japanese Cartoons
    Portuguese Cartoons
    French Cartoons
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    Russian Cartoons
    'Thought & Humor'


    Only one of these is amalgamated with me -
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    sometime what your thoughts are about
    all this:O)

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  2. Getting back to your blog.....he does these things because he's a man, and that's what they do to drive us women crazy!!

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  3. Anonymous2/08/2007

    Hi Jess!

    I think you should have a salad if you want one. I have often gone out and ordered a salad. Sometimes that is what I want and that is what I want to eat.

    Perhaps your DH feels guilty about spending the money on himself if you don't want to eat with him. I can't imagine that he would care what you choose to eat. Sometimes Robert and I will stop at a drive through because I'm hungry and he doesn't get anything. I always feel bad when this happens. I feel like I should have just waited till I got home instead of wasting the money. If he eats with me, I never feel guilty about it. --ST

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  4. God I hate anonymous comments. So I am deleting the one about being controlling and immature...

    No he's not controlling nor is he immature--he isn't jealous of me either trust me. He just thinks that if you go out to eat you should enjoy yourself and not be restricted to a salad!! I think sometimes he thinks that by eating a salad I am depriving myself but really at times it's what I want. I can see his point, but I don't want him to feel guilty if I don't want to eat something "real" LOL.

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