Weekly Photo Challenge: Geometry

12 Nov
Geometry Golf Mushroom

Geometry Golf Mushroom (Photo credit: Oberazzi)

According to Wikipedia, geometry is a branch of mathematics concerned with questions of shape, size, relative position of figures, and the properties of space.

Here’s the Hub and me explained geometrically:

Our shape is round (and then some).

Our size is forever expanding (in spite of my cooking).

The relative position of our figures: I am at the computer; the Hub is at the doctor’s right now, asking for a flu jab.

He gives me space to write, blog, believe.  I give him space to breathe.  Or, to put it mathematically:

Hub + Me = 6

or  28  or  496  or  8128  or  2305843008139952128.

According to Wikipedia (who needs a Maths degree when we have Wikipedia?), they are all perfect numbers.

I feel sick.

The Hub has just come in.  He has an appointment for a flu jab tomorrow. Hooray!

The way a flu jab works is like this: a person is injected with something that could hurt them.  It doesn’t hurt them, however, because the dosage is small enough to make it bearable, and to make the person immune to outside attack.

The Hub takes a similar approach to his pragmatic and unromantic wife: he tells me he loves me in small doses, and I hardly notice it enough to feel ill, but it is enough to keep me immune from outside attack [let this be a warning to those of you who never tell your partners that you love them].

Here’s a sampling of his latest:

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Reading this post, I think I caught something.

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23 Responses to “Weekly Photo Challenge: Geometry”

  1. sharechair November 12, 2012 at 12:57 #

    he is a keeper!! 🙂

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  2. vivinfrance November 12, 2012 at 13:06 #

    What a lucky girl you are.

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  3. terry1954 November 12, 2012 at 18:00 #

    this was so cute, i enjoyed it, you have a great relationship going on!!!!

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  4. misswhiplash November 12, 2012 at 18:15 #

    THe ‘illness’ that you think you have is called’ being in love’

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  5. Grannymar November 12, 2012 at 20:19 #

    Deffo. You have a bug… the Love Bug!

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  6. kateshrewsday November 12, 2012 at 21:26 #

    That is so lovely. I’m simpering here 😀

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  7. viveka November 12, 2012 at 21:42 #

    Where does The Hub’s grow ???????!!! Want one. NOW!

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  8. Pseu November 12, 2012 at 22:34 #

    “I don’t believe it,” she said in her best Victor Midrew voice.

    You mean he went to the DOCTOR to ask if he could have a flu jab and the doc said ‘yes’- but he / she didn’t make sure he had it BEFORE HE LEFT THE BUILDING????????

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  9. robincoyle November 12, 2012 at 23:21 #

    He is adorable. Are you keeping him?

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  10. slpmartin November 13, 2012 at 00:17 #

    Clever man your hub.

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  11. laurieanichols November 13, 2012 at 00:21 #

    Hooray about the flu jab! The love notes are so cute. A romantic man is a rare bird indeed, you two are perfect for each other.:)

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  12. adinparadise November 13, 2012 at 02:22 #

    Glad the ‘flu’ jab is happening. Such sweet love notes. You must feel very special, Tilly. 🙂

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  13. Musings November 13, 2012 at 08:27 #

    Lucky you to be married to such a sweetheart!

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