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To wonder how to get DW off Mumsnet?

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TerryBakewell Wed 24-Apr-13 00:22:02

Just for a bit. I mean, once the kids are in bed that's it till I take her phone out of her sleeping hands. A five minute chat would do, you can all have her back then :-)

FanjoPaterson Thu 25-Apr-13 08:06:49

I did actually double check with DP if if was him, but seeing as I had to pry him off visforvoltage I figured it wasn't him.

Maybe I should wander on to his forums and beg for my DP to pay attention to me?

AnAirOfHope Thu 25-Apr-13 00:50:49

Not my DH we dont fold clothes in this house blush

thought it was my dh too, except

1. he's on mn more than me shock and
2. his nn is quite similar to mine angry

maybe i should start a thread when i want him off mn grin

quoteunquote Thu 25-Apr-13 00:21:32

So does she know you are on here?

MoonlightandRoses Wed 24-Apr-13 23:10:17

wine? grin

MummaBubba123 Wed 24-Apr-13 23:10:14


Sunnywithshowers Wed 24-Apr-13 23:02:46

You have been assimilated Terry grin

ArtexMonkey Wed 24-Apr-13 22:44:03

My dh is sometimes tempted to come on mn, but then I tell him about threads like the yoni dude or the top gear slashfic and he decides its safer to stay on reddit or /b/

TerryBakewell Wed 24-Apr-13 22:40:12

Funnily enough, I'm now upstairs reading this thread, while DW is downstairs folding the washing. Normally these roles are exactly reversed.

I think I'm beginning to see the benefits of MN now...

SaggyOldClothCatPuss Wed 24-Apr-13 21:39:01

Well its not my DP! Mine doesnt care if I speak to him or not! grin

trikken Wed 24-Apr-13 21:34:46

I'd wonder if it were my dh, but he is at work at the moment. I think.

Idocrazythings Wed 24-Apr-13 21:32:49

I knew he wouldn't be mine as he'd pick a different username…

OneToThree Wed 24-Apr-13 21:30:54

How many of you asked your DHs if they started that thread.

I did, I really thought he might have.

jodmyster Wed 24-Apr-13 21:26:09

Even if you do manage to get 5 mins to chat to her, it'll just be some discussion about some interesting thread on mumsnet and then you'll just wish you hadn't bothered getting her off it!

NorksAreMessy Wed 24-Apr-13 21:14:58

No chance!
Nearly every night I consider starting a thread saying 'please will you all STOP Being so interesting so I can go to sleep' smile

GibberTheMonkey Wed 24-Apr-13 21:13:39

I'm wondering if ops dw has replied as one of the joke 'hello dear' replies without actually realising its her dh.

Welcome to Royston vipers op

NoWayPedro Wed 24-Apr-13 20:58:46

Back off Bakewell she's ours


chateauferret Wed 24-Apr-13 20:19:00

YABU. Porkair, clear for takeoff now runway 27R, over.

quoteunquote Wed 24-Apr-13 18:44:14

If you bought your dear wife an ipad she would spend less time on MN, as MN is much harder to do on the phone, she would be far more efficient at her MNing, leaving more time for you to whip her away for a lovely mini break.

gazzalw Wed 24-Apr-13 18:22:53

I have the same problem, mate!

MadBusLady Wed 24-Apr-13 18:15:32

YABU. Give in!

<pours wine>

Badvoc Wed 24-Apr-13 18:13:41

We are Borg
Do not resist

tumbletumble Wed 24-Apr-13 18:13:16

grin at Angry Birds!

MNBlackpoolandFylde Wed 24-Apr-13 18:07:01

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

PrimalChic Wed 24-Apr-13 18:00:07

Haha @Wanda!

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