Sunday, January 23, 2011

A Glimpse into the Life of the Not-So-Super

My Facebook status' frequently include our family's odd brand of humor.  I thought perhaps it would be good to share a few and give you insight into what it's like in our Not-So-Super family.

Super fun.
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Me: You need a sweater, it's cold out there.

Kevin (15): I don't have a clean sweater. I'm wearing whatever I find in the dryer that's clean.

Me: They're all my clothes. You're going to look pretty funny wearing my clothes.

Kevin (completely deadpan): I didn't last time.

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Nicole (10): I'm so bored. (for the millionth time that night)

Me: Read a book, watch a movie, play a game, blah, blah, blah.

Nicole: I'm so bored!

Me: Go find something to do. I'm not your social director.

Nicole: Can we get one of those? Please?
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Me: We can't mess with the space-time continuum like that.

Nicole: Why not? Let's make the world go backwards.

Me: And the sun went supernova. (My standard dramatic response when I have no other.)

Kevin: Hey, at least then we wouldn't have to do school.
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Dane (opening a gift and pulling out the plastic air packing pocket): It's a box! And an airbag!

Nathan (13): That's good you have an airbag in case of any box accidents.
 

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