Monday, 12 November 2007

On buying too many books

If you’re going to the AAR/SBL conference this week, then be sure to check out Dan Reid’s helpful list of 10 things to say to your spouse upon arriving home with all those new books. I like this one:

“Look! I’ve taken care of a lot of our Christmas shopping!” (When he/she tells you that no one on the Christmas list wants those books, you act disappointed and rejected, and absorb them into your library.)

2 Comments:

Michael Westmoreland-White said...

I've tried most of these to no avail. 6 got me handed an itemization of the costs of our children's school clothes once.

Pastor David said...

Don't forget:
"Those? Oh, I bought those with ...um ... my continuing ed money from the church. Yeah, that's it."

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