What kind of a friend are you?

Filed in National by on October 18, 2008

Friendship among women:

A woman didn’t come home one night. The next morning she told her
husband that she had slept over at a friend’s house. The man called his
wife’s 10 best friends. None of them knew anything about it.

Friendship among men:

A man didn’t come home one night. The next morning he told his wife that
he had slept over at a friend’s house. The woman called her husband’s 10
best friends. Eight confirmed that he had slept over and two said he
was still there.

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  1. delawaredem says:

    A larger point: Either women are more truthful than men, or men or more loyal than women, at least to their friends. This joke also reinforces the notion that women are harder on women.

  2. Joanne Christian says:

    Answering as a woman–

    You didn’t call my new friend!!

    and in response to husband MIA….

    let me call your mother first….

  3. nemski says:

    Hey, DV, did something happen? ;-) Inquiring minds want to know.

  4. Joanne Christian says:

    great..back to his old ways…DonJuansquishy

  5. Dominique says:

    ‘ask your wife’

    Ok, now that was funny. Just wondering, tho, does this mean that wife jokes are no longer off-limits with you, DV?

  6. Joanne Christian says:

    And that was a good one too, Dom!

    Awaiting official response Hef!!

  7. Mike Protack says:

    Great post.

    I did an accident investigation in the Marine Corps for a Marine who died did not come home and of course his wife was worried. This event was before cell phones so she called some of his friends to find out where he was.

    Every guy (4) ‘confirmed’ the Marine was asleep and he would call in the morning. The guys had been out and the Marine had run into an old girlfriend so the guys were covering for him.

    In the end the Marine never hooked up with the old flame. He was dead in a farmer’s front yard off of rt 78 near a small town called Ringold Pa. He fell asleep and was not wearing a seatbelt.