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Offline lyonaria

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Re: Inconvenient Annoyances
« Reply #6225 on: May 18, 2017, 08:15:31 PM »
Ouch! Poor you.  :-\\\\

Yeah. It still hurts. haha. Husband told me I'm a literal pain in the butt now.
The usual. American girl meets British guy. They fall into like, then into love. Then there was the big decision. The American traveled across the pond to join the Brit. And life was never the same again.

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Re: Inconvenient Annoyances
« Reply #6226 on: May 18, 2017, 08:52:35 PM »
Ouch! Sat on a nail once.... I feel your pain!

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Re: Inconvenient Annoyances
« Reply #6227 on: May 18, 2017, 10:35:50 PM »
Ouch! Sat on a nail once.... I feel your pain!

A nail is worse than my splinter!
The usual. American girl meets British guy. They fall into like, then into love. Then there was the big decision. The American traveled across the pond to join the Brit. And life was never the same again.

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Re: Inconvenient Annoyances
« Reply #6228 on: May 19, 2017, 06:08:43 AM »
We have a leaky gutter outside our bedroom window. Landlords been called but with all this glorious rain we've had, you can literally hear it dropping. I'm a light sleeper so my days when I can have a lay in till 7 or so I'm woken by this drippy gutter.

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Re: Inconvenient Annoyances
« Reply #6229 on: May 20, 2017, 01:26:48 PM »
I'm cooking a roast for dinner, and since I don't yet have a slow cooker, I'm using a big pot. Unfortunately the roast is a bit more snug than I expected. So when I went to put it in, it dropped and splashed hot oil all over my hands. Luckily it's not a bad burn, it just stings a lot still.

A while later my husband asks me to look something up on the computer and I'm wincing as I type. He asked, "what's wrong?" and I said I'd burned myself, didn't he notice I was all red? "Well how was I supposed to know?" is his reaction, not the normal person reaction of oh no, are you ok? About 5 minutes later he did come ask if I was ok, but by then I was a bit annoyed.

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Re: Inconvenient Annoyances
« Reply #6230 on: May 20, 2017, 01:36:06 PM »
I'm cooking a roast for dinner, and since I don't yet have a slow cooker, I'm using a big pot. Unfortunately the roast is a bit more snug than I expected. So when I went to put it in, it dropped and splashed hot oil all over my hands. Luckily it's not a bad burn, it just stings a lot still.

A while later my husband asks me to look something up on the computer and I'm wincing as I type. He asked, "what's wrong?" and I said I'd burned myself, didn't he notice I was all red? "Well how was I supposed to know?" is his reaction, not the normal person reaction of oh no, are you ok? About 5 minutes later he did come ask if I was ok, but by then I was a bit annoyed.

They sometimes just don't get it, do they?

Sudocrem is really good for minor burns (and a multitude of other things).I find it really helps with the pain. You can get it in the supermarkets and chemists.

Maybe you could send him out to get some as his penance!  ;)

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Re: Inconvenient Annoyances
« Reply #6231 on: May 20, 2017, 01:42:16 PM »
Sudocrem is really good for minor burns (and a multitude of other things).I find it really helps with the pain. You can get it in the supermarkets and chemists.

We actually had some already, so I made him go fetch it from the bathroom for me.  ;D The problem is now it's all over my fingers and therefore my laptop! He's since gone into town to buy a slow cooker. Men! hahahaha

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Re: Inconvenient Annoyances
« Reply #6232 on: May 20, 2017, 01:53:20 PM »
My husband does that kind of stuff too lol he just thinks I'm giving him an attitude or something when I point out why I'm doing something a certain why so he just automatically goes on the defense. It doesn't happen all the time but it DOES irritate the $h!t out of me when he does!

At least you now have a slow cooker!


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