May 8, 2013

Your spouse or your child...

This is a very controversial topic. I had a friend who always complained that women seem to forsake their husbands for their children. My response would be: where the husband was his wife's first priority, the child(ren) become/s THEIR first priority. I could be wrong - hey, I've never been married or had children, so what do I know, right?

But the same friend asked this question:

If you, your spouse and your child were trapped in a burning house
and you got free, but could save only one person,
who would you save?

For me, it's a no-brainer - my child. I think a lot of women would choose their child as well. My friend on the other hand (he's a guy, by the way), said he'd choose his wife. His reasoning is that he and his wife can always have more children afterwards. But I thought, "What wife would forgive you afterwards?"

I asked 2 friends at work, the same question. They're both guys and agreed that it's too hard a choice. But then, they wondered,'What if your spouse says "Save me, save me, leave our child because we can make another one!"?'  *insert loud laughter here - BUAHAHAHAHAHAHAHAHA*

Really though, if I wanted to save my husband and he said I should leave our child, I'd drop him and take my child instead.

Scary situation to think about, but what do you say?


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6 comments:

  1. I'd save the first one I touched, child or husband. Just close my eyes and pick one!

    But the one I'd really want to save would be my husband...

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    1. LOL @ just closing your eyes and saving whoever you touch.

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  2. Hey friend. Thanks for dropping by my blog jare. Now following you, berra follow back. Lol.

    Would be back to read more.

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    1. You're welcome missy! Of course I shall follow!

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  3. Really can't choose one. Its tough mehn!

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    1. It really is. May we never have to choose, in Jesus' name, AMEN!

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