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Reader’s Digest

Reader’s Digest-esque Humor


06, 2011 |

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One of my favorite bathroom reads is the Reader’s Digest “humor” sections. I have even submitted one or two in my time (*sigh* not published though). So today, wishing to offer up a good laugh, I present for your reading pleasure my own humorous short:

After asking my boys to clean up their room for the um-teenth time, I told them I’d help if they hurried. Of course, I found myself cleaning up on my own.

Well, I’d had enough! Hands on hips, and stern look on face, I declared, “I am NOT the clean-up fairy!”

My boys weren’t even phased. My oldest just glared back. “Then why are we the clean-up boys?”

Speak up:



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