09/01/08 Labor Day Grif.Net – Laboring on Labor Day

09/01/08 Labor Day Grif.Net – Laboring on Labor Day

[John sent me this story]

Marriage is a relationship in which one person is always right and the other
is usually the husband.

When our lawn mower broke and wouldn’t run, my wife kept hinting to me that
I should get it fixed. But, somehow I always had something else to take care
of first: the truck, the car, e-mail, fishing, always something more
important to me.

Finally she thought of a clever way to make her point. When I arrived home
one day, I found her seated in the tall grass, busily snipping away with a
tiny pair of sewing scissors. I watched silently for a short time and then
went into the house. I was gone only a few minutes. When I came out again I
handed her a toothbrush.

‘When you finish cutting the grass,’ I said, ‘you might as well sweep the

The doctors say I will walk again, but I will always have a limp.

Dr Bob Griffin,
“Jesus knows me, this I love”