Wednesday, October 19, 2011

My hammer

Yes, you read the post title correctly. This post is about my hammer. When I was a teenager my nickname (the only one I will tell you about) was Tool Girl. I was the one who would use the screw driver to help dad. To this day I love using tools, and it really irks me to have to search for a hammer. So, a couple years ago I got Tim to buy me a nice hammer. W got I at Lowe's, and I adore it. it is just a plain, normal hammer.... definitely not the pink girly kind.

So I put my hammer and my box of nails safely where I can always find them. I am those who hangs pictures around here, so my beautiful hammer and nails get lots of use.

Well today Tim needed a hammer. He borrowed mine.... without asking. And as I saw him walking out the back door with it, I heard this come out of my mouth:

"Tim, please don't get my hammer dirty. And PLEASE don't put it down on the concrete where it will get scratched."

He asked me if I knew that my hammer is, really, just a hammer. And it is whatever brand it is, made to get banged up!

I do know that. But it is my hammer, and I love my hammer, and I don't want it dirty or scratched.

Lol. Sometimes I can't believe how weird I am.

I sure hope he wipes it off nicely, since he did put it down in the mud, and puts it back nicely in the safe place I keep it. I am truly unbelievable.

3 comments:

  1. Chuckle chuckle. You are such an entertaining blogger, Emily. I understand all about your hammer.

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  2. LOL! Oh...it's how Ben feels about his tools too - he has a set of vices in the basement that are his pride and joy. I'm always coached on the right way to use, and store, and care for them.

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  3. Haha, you crack me up Emily, I love it! (I am the hammer user around here too!)

    Blessings, Grace

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