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A Tall Doll Story
By Miller H Caldwell
Posted: Thursday, November 29, 2007
Last edited: Thursday, November 29, 2007
This short story is rated "G" by the Author.

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Keeping a secret!

A couple had celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary but the wife was now feeling rather poorly. They were a couple who shared their ups and downs but there was one secret that his wife kept in a shoebox and had never told her husband about it.

As time was against her, the husband brought the shoebox down from on top of the bedroom chest of drawers. In her presence he opened it. Inside where two knitted dolls and £20,000. Not understanding the need for secrecy, he asked her to explain.

"Well, when I married you some sixty years ago, my mother said, never go to bed in anger. If you feel angry, knit a doll."

"Oh said the husband, married for 60 years and only two dolls. Thatís not bad is it dear? And what about the £20,000?"

"The £20,000, yes, well, that was my earnings from all the other dolls I knitted.!"
 

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Reviewed by m j hollingshead 12/18/2007
enjoyed the read
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes 11/30/2007
Aha...have read this one before..could be on your site but I definitely did read this before....gotta start knitting I will be a millionaire in a month!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Charlie 11/29/2007
Hah! Too funny. On the other hand, great idea.--gotta learn how to knit them. I'm breaking out the needles... --Charlie


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