The Lighter Side of Dating – Episode 6: The Jigsaw Puzzle (strolling through an outdoor mall) Me: Hey, let’s go inside Barnes and Nobel and look at the children’s book section. We can see where my book would be if it ever made it to the shelf. Girlfriend: Sure! (opens doors for girlfriend then rushes […]

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The Lighter Side of Dating – Episode 5: Free Samples (pull into shopping plaza and park the car) Girlfriend: (walking through the parking lot) I’m hungry. Me: We can go out to eat afterward. Girlfriend: Cool. (enter grocery store together) Me: Should I grab a carriage or basket? Girlfriend: Naw, we’re just here for some […]

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The Lighter Side of Dating – Episode 4: The Popcorn (Girlfriend arrives at my place so that we can drive together to the Harkins movie theater) Girlfriend: Hi honey, I’m here. Guess what? Me: Hey babe. What? Girlfriend: I hope you won’t be mad, but I made popcorn at home and brought it with me […]

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The Lighter Side of Dating Episode 3: Ham Jello (driving on highway to the movies) girlfriend: Honey, have you ever had ham jello salad? me: You mean ham and jello mixed into lettuce? girlfriend: No. A ham jello salad. me: Do you mean jello flavored ham in a salad? girlfriend: (sighs) No. You’re not listening. A […]

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The Lighter Side of Dating Episode 2: The Bathroom girlfriend: I gotta use the bathroom. me: ok (20 minutes later) me: (looks around for girlfriend) Honey? Where are you? girlfriend: (muffled answer) In the bathroom. me: OMG still? Is everything all right? (minor panic sets in) You’ve been in there a long time. girlfriend: Oh, […]

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Welcome to my new online series called: The Lighter Side of Dating. Where life ought to be enjoyed through as much laughter as possible. EPISODE 1: The Water Bottle girlfriend: I need some water (rolls out of bed and grabs water bottle off nightstand) me: sure thing (pauses Netflix) (sounds of water rushing) 15 seconds later… girlfriend: […]

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