Unlikely Excuses Men Might Give to Get Out of Housework

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The Top Ten

1 Can't love, I'm having a scratch

I can believe this. My father stands, yawning and scratching his backside while he divides the chores between my mother and me. - Britgirl

2 Can't darlin'. I'm ...er...I'm, er...yeah...

Classic signs of "I can't even be bothered to think of an excuse! " - Britgirl

3 Can't possibly today, my sweet - I'm watching porn.

I'm sure that any relationship that a girl will have with this man will be short-lived. - PositronWildhawk

That's what they'd LIKE to say... - Britgirl

4 Sorry, babe, can't you see I'm dead?

They'd expect you to believe them too! - Britgirl

5 So sorry, sweetheart. I'm taking your mother out.

Haha I bet this list was based on your dad! - keyson

6 I would if I could, babe, but I've got a doc's appointment. Men's things - you know how it is....
7 I ain't well, darling. Get the dog to do it.

This is the funniest one on here! Great list! - funnyuser

8 You know I'd do the ironing but I'm left-handed...sorry.

"OK, oh husband of mine. I keep forgetting our iron is strictly for right-handed men. I'm such a silly wife..." - Britgirl

9 Yeah...later...I'm making a TopTens List.
10 Oh, soz...can't. Me piles are playing up. Gotta rush...

I can only picture the several things that this could mean. - PositronWildhawk

The Contenders

11 What did your last servant die of?
12 The kitchen's your duty, girl!

Here's a definition of words for a husband like that: Sexist, lazy, rude, discusting, unfair, kind of abusive (depends), mean, and let's just say... Too many to count (that's all I could think of).

13 I need to rethink my life first.
14 I didn't get what you said, as I've never understood women.
15 I'm still thinking up this new excuse.
16 I can't focus. I have head leeches.
17 12 Years a Slave... Since I met you
18 I'm allergic to linen, sorry.
19 Alas, I may be dead tomorrow.
20 Right now? But... The match!
21 You want me to WHAT? THAT's woman's work!
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1. What did your last servant die of?
2. The kitchen's your duty, girl!
3. I need to rethink my life first.
PositronWildhawk
1. Can't love, I'm having a scratch
2. Can't darlin'. I'm ...er...I'm, er...yeah...
3. Can't possibly today, my sweet - I'm watching porn.
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