How do I tell my significant other about my latest purchase?

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How do I tell my significant other about my latest purchase?

Post by brhenrio » 2 years ago

Well bought a dual tap kegging kit from obk. Now I need a freezer. Kinda can't hide this one. Do I do the whole surprise I bought myself a father's day gift, or what? :deadhorse:
In the fermentor: Cherry Brown Sour, Raspberry Sour, Golden Sour
Tap 1: Root Beer
Tap 2: Destined for the drain
Tap 3: Lil' Runt Mild
Tap 4: Brown Sour

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Post by XXXXX » 2 years ago

Just wait til it arrives and set it up without mentioning it.
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Post by Reignman » 2 years ago

Yup, as admin said and let her pull the first pint.

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Post by XXXXX » 2 years ago

Reignman wrote:Yup, as admin said and let her pull the first pint.
Yeah! Good call :)

Don't make a big deal of it and chances are she won't either :)

That's the hope anyway :)
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Post by FranklinNewhart » 1 year ago

Remember ... It is always easier to get forgiveness then to get permission.

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Post by Warthaug » 1 year ago

"This isn't new...its been in the <attic, basement, shed, garage, other place she doesn't often go> for years!"

Either that, or put a piece of jewlery with a big diamond ring on top, you know - distract her with shiny stuff :facepalm:
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Post by Diceman » 1 year ago

Lie .... Say you got it at a ridiculously low sale price and couldn't pass it up .
OR lie .. Check out what I got off buddy at work for 50 bucks .
OR lie .. get a piece of paper ... write .. ( FREE - WORKS GOOD ) ... and tape it to the side .
And if that doesn't work , deny everything .
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Post by ruf1 » 1 year ago

IF you lie, SHE WILL FIND OUT, then your in the doghouse. :deadhorse:

Buy her some roses and have a home brew together, every one's happy that way.........LOL and u get what u want.

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