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Thursday, March 13, 2008

13 Things My Mama Taught Me (TT#9)

1. My mother taught me to APPRECIATE A JOB WELL DONE.
"If you're going to kill each other, do it outside. I just finished cleaning."

2. My mother taught me RELIGION.
"You better pray that will come out of the carpet."

3. My mother taught me LOGIC.
"Because I said so that's why."

4. My mother taught me FORESIGHT.
"Make sure you wear clean underwear, in case you're in an accident."

5. My mother taught me IRONY.
"Keep crying and I'll give you something to cry about."

6. My mother taught me about the science of OSMOSIS.
"Shut your mouth and eat your supper."

7. My mother taught me about STAMINA.
"You'll sit there until all that spinach is gone."

8. My mother taught me about HYPOCRISY.
"If I've told you once, I've told you a million times. Don't exaggerate."

9. My mother taught me about ANTICIPATION.
"Just you wait until we get home!"

10. My mother taught me MEDICAL SCIENCE.
"If you don't stop crossing your eyes, they are going to freeze that way."

11. My mother taught me GENETICS.
"You're just like your father."

12. My mother taught me about my ROOTS.
"Shut that door behind you. Do you think you were born in a barn?"

13. My mother taught me JUSTICE.
"One day you'll have kids, and I hope they turn out just like you!"

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13 comments:

marcia said...

My Mom taught me all these things too and i made sure I din't terach my kids anything :>
(like these:>
4. My mother taught me FORESIGHT.
"Make sure you wear clean underwear, in case you're in an accident."

5. My mother taught me IRONY.
"Keep crying and I'll give you something to cry about."

6. My mother taught me about the science of OSMOSIS.
"Shut your mouth and eat your supper."

10. My mother taught me MEDICAL SCIENCE.
"If you don't stop crossing your eyes, they are going to freeze that way."

11. My mother taught me GENETICS.
"You're just like your father."

12. My mother taught me about my ROOTS.
"Shut that door behind you. Do you think you were born in a barn?"

Cheerio said...

Good gracious! Your mom surely knew how to teach you some things. She seems to be a wonderful woman.

Shari said...

Those are really funny. "Just you wait until we get home!" still makes me cringe. "Just wait until your father gets home is even scarier.

Joyce said...

You are very funny. :P My favorite is OSMOSIS. :)

damozel said...

Those are hilarious! And your Wordless Wed. is even funnier!

Mine:
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Rims said...

LOL :D

Moms are moms and they can be best when using right examples to teach :D

Happy TT!

Skittles said...

Hahhaaa.. we must have had the same mother. :)

The Secret Life of Kat said...

Oh, that's hilarious!

It's All Good! said...

Too Funny! And, yes, I learned the same ones from my mom! Have a wonderful day!

Wysperia aka: Wyspy ~ Wysp said...

This list is a keeper! I love it!
Funny- thanks for sharing!
~W~

Flea said...

Cosby, right? Those are great!

. . . Dallas Meow . . . . >^^< . . . said...

I'm IN!!!
SHHH I have to whisper or my computer will know I am speaking ill of it - but the dangblastit thing has a mind of its own I tell you!
Glad I got in to comments today - heh - maybe you won't be . . .
;)
I tagged you for a meme.
If you're interested . . .
stop by!
http://listentomeandlistengood.blogspot.com/2008/03/forgetful-ones-8.html

Angie said...

LOL -- that's way too funny!!!