Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Water bottles

Last night, while I was in the shower, I had the following bit of conversation with Andrew. Somehow, in talking about the weekend at the Maryland Sheep and Wool Festival, the subject of water bottles came up.

Me: Well, plastic water bottles will give you cancer.
Andrew: Yeah.
Me: So I got an aluminum one. You know, they say the aluminum ones will give you ... um .... uhhh... what's the word...?
Andrew: (Blank look)
Me: ... Alzheimer's!
Andrew: (Falls down laughing)

Alzheimer's isn't funny, apparently, not remembering the name of the disease is.


  1. Snorks.. Sort of like when I had called to order (pre internet days) a subliminal tape on quitting smoking, and when asked if I'd like to add the "Stop procrastinating NOW" tape to my order, replied "No not now".

  2. Stainless steel is the way to go! Get rid of that aluminum thing. :-)

  3. Love it. Love that Andrew immediately got it.

  4. I was going to make a comment, but I forgot...


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