Wednesday, August 19, 2009

George or Peter?

One of the walls we were painting in Zac's last night is in the Ladies'. Another of the walls in there has a recurring damp problem. I said, 'We need a poster to distract attention from the damp. It would have to be of bikers I suppose. Or George Clooney.'
'Nah,' Diane said. 'Peter Andre.'
'Peter Andre?!!!'
'I'm younger than you.'




I was so stung - there is no other word for it - except maybe bitterly hurt, broken-hearted, traumatised even - by that remark that I couldn't respond. But now I've been up to my elbows in bleach I've finally managed to come up with a retort. 'Age has nothing to do with it; it's a matter of good taste!'
Seriously, which would you prefer to see?

19 comments:

Suburbia said...

Definitely with you on that one Liz!

Anna said...

I agree with you! peter andre? come on!

Leslie: said...

DEFINITELY George Clooney! What is that girl THINKING????

MaryB said...

Clooney all the way, but maybe I should ask my daughter. (I think she would opt for George, too.)

jams o donnell said...

Or an equivlaent attractive woman who is in her 40s but George ill better than mr Himbo!

Hippy Mama said...

George Clooney




xx

Katney said...

Well, I agree with you, Liz, as I have no idea who Peter is. But my fortune cookie today said to compromise, so the question is, is there room for two posters even if there is not a second damp stain to cover?

Puss-in-Boots said...

Neither...Harrison Ford or Pierce Brosnan.

Linda - Gold Coast said...

George for sure. Just like a good wine that gets better with age!

Anna said...

I accidentally googled for 'liz' and found www.spankingservices.net, is very funny!! what a way to earn £95/hour!

nick said...

Well, if I were a gal (or even as a guy) it'd be George, no question. He just looks so suave and experienced and mischievous and generally good company.

James Higham said...

George please.

Gledwood said...

Isn't Peter Andre tacky but? No wonder he married a glamma model who named herself after a Middle Eastern country ...

NitWit1 said...

George Clooney.

Maybe this is an age thing???

Joy Des Jardins said...

George gets my vote....yep.

jay said...

Clooney. If I couldn't have Johnny Depp.

You did see my post about finding Johnny Depp in a loo in Wendover, didn't you? It was a chocolaterie, too!

Liz said...

George is clearly the winner! Thank you all!

Starnitesky said...

George any day!

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