"I bet you don't know what day this is", said
the wife to
her husband as he made his way out the front door.
The husband was perplexed, but was always a quick thinker:
"Of course I do, my dear. How could I forget!?" With that,
he turned and rushed to catch the bus for work.
At 10 AM, the doorbell rang and when the woman opened the
door, she was handed a box containing a dozen long stemmed
At 1 PM, a foil wrapped, two pound box of her favorite
chocolates arrived. Later, a boutique delivered a designer
dress. The woman couldn't wait for her husband to come home.
The husband was smug when he returned from work, satisfied
that he had recovered what could have been a very bad
His wife was indeed surprised: "First the flowers, then the
chocolates and then the dress!" she exclaimed, "I've never
had a more wonderful Groundhog Day in my life!"