Urbazon via Canva Pro

Photo courtesy of Urbazon via Canva Pro

Hitched Humor

“I have been giving him the silent treatment for over a week,” announces Katie to her friend Samantha.

Samantha cringes and replies, “Oh.”

“What?” asked Katie as she caught the look on her friend’s face.

“It’s just that your husband was bragging to my husband yesterday about how well you have been getting along this week.”

A good wife always forgives her husband when she’s wrong.
~ Milton Berle

I made a promise to never go to bed angry with my spouse. I have been awake for a month.

The best way to get most husbands to do something is to suggest that perhaps they’re too old to do it.
~ Ann Bancroft

All marriages are happy. It’s trying to live together afterwards that causes all the problems.
~ Shelley Winters

“Aren’t you going to text your wife back?”
“Not yet, she is still stuck on autocorrect.”

Arguing with your spouse is like trying to read the “terms of use” online. Eventually you just give up and say “I agree.”

Man: I haven’t spoken to my wife in 18 months.
Friend: Why not?
Man: I don’t like to interrupt her.

Son: Dad, I heard in some parts of the world a man doesn’t know his wife until he marries her.
Father: Son that is true everywhere.

“I just read that 2,489,837 people got married last year. Not to cause any trouble, but shouldn’t that be an even number?”


Shannon Leach is a slice-of-life encouragement writer and the owner of A Repurposed Heart and ARH Inspirations. Her authentic stories and books about leadership, life, and loving people focus on encouraging others and reminding them they are not alone. Her work can also be found in Guideposts and multiple Chicken Soup for the Soul books. She also holds a bachelor’s degree in Social Work and is the co-founder of the nonprofit The Fostered Gift.

Leave a Reply

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Continue the Search

Looking for more stories and adventures? No matter which way you go, I pray the next set of words will be exactly what your heart was looking for.

A Sign Between Friends

“You can’t put it there!” she shouted. I looked over at my frustrated friend as I dropped the heavy post driver from over my head.

Just Stop

We just keep walking. We see that person hurting and we turn the other way thinking we have nothing to offer. But what if we are wrong?

Prayerfully Considered

Why is the one tool we should lead with first the one that most leaders forget to start with? It is a challenge many of us share.

My purpose is that they may be encouraged in heart and united in love, so that they may have the full riches of complete understanding, in order that they may know the mystery of God, namely, Christ, in whom are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge.
Colossians 2:2-3 NIV


Scripture quotations marked (NIV) are taken from the Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.™ Used by permission of Zondervan. All rights reserved worldwide. www.zondervan.comThe “NIV” and “New International Version” are trademarks registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office by Biblica, Inc.™

Subscribe for More