Ruby Alice walked up to the desk of a Bowling Green motel and signed the register with the letter " O. " " Why'd you put that circle down? " asked the clerk. " Cause Ah can't write, " replied the girl. " Why don't you sign with an 'X'? " asked the man. " Ah used to, " she answered. " But when Ah got me a divorce, Ah took back mah maiden name! "
Ralph was driving home one evening and realized that it was his daughter's birthday and he hadn't bought her a present. He drove to the mall and ran to the toy store and he asked the store manager, " How much is that new Barbie in the window? " The Manager replied, " Which one? We have Barbie goes to the gym for $ 19. 95, Barbie goes to the Ball for $ 19. 95, Barbie goes shopping for $ 19. 95, Barbie goes to the beach for $ 19. 95, Barbie goes to the Nightclub for $ 19. 95, and Divorced Barbie for $ 375. 00. " " Why is the Divorced Barbie $ 375. 00 when all the others are $ 19. 95?!? ", Ralph asked surprised. The Manager replies, " Well, Divorced Barbie comes with Ken's car, Ken's House, Ken's boat, Ken's dog, Ken's cat and Ken's furniture. "
An elderly man in Phoenix calls his son in New York and says, " I hate to ruin your day, but I have to tell you that your mother and I are divorcing; forty- five years of misery is enough. " " Pop, what are you talking about? " the son screams. " We can't stand the sight of each other any longer, " the old man says " We're sick of each other, and I'm sick of talking about this, so you call your sister in Chicago and tell her, " and he hangs up. Frantic, the son calls his sister, who explodes on the phone. " Like hell they're getting divorced, " she shouts, " I'll take care of this. " She calls Phoenix immediately, and screams at the old man, " You are NOT getting divorced. Don't do a single thing until I get there. I'm calling my brother back, and we'll both be there tomorrow. Until then, don't do a thing, DO YOU HEAR ME? " and hangs up. The old man hangs up his phone, too, and turns to his wif e. " Okay, " he says, " they're coming for Thanksgiving. Now what do we tell them for Christmas? "
A married couple is driving down the interstate doing 55 mph. The husband is behind the wheel. His wife looks over at him and says, " Honey, I know we've been married for 15 years, but, I want a divorce. " The husband says nothing but slowly increases speed to 60 mph. She then says, " I don't want you to try to talk me out of it, because I've been having an affair with your best friend, and he's a better lover than you. " Again the husband stays quiet and just speeds up as he clenches his hands on the wheels. She says, " I want the house. " Again the husband speeds up, and now is doing 70 mph. She says, " I want the kids too. " The husband just keeps driving faster, and faster, until he's up to 80 mph. She says, " I want the car, the checking account, and all the credit cards too. " The husband slowly starts to veer toward a bridge overpass piling, as she says, " Is there an ything you want? " The husband says, " No, I've got everything I need right here. " She asks, " What's that? " The husband replies just before they hit the wall at 90 mph, " I've got the airbag! "
A husband and wife were having dinner at a very fine restaurant when this absolutely stunning young woman comes over to their table, gives the husband a big kiss, says she'll see him later and walks away. His wife glares at him and says, " Who the hell was that? " " Oh, " replies the husband, " she's my mistress. " " Well, that's the last straw, " says the wife. " I've had enough, I want a divorce. " " I can understand that, " replies her husband, " but remember, if we get a divorce it will mean no more shopping trips to Paris, no more wintering in Barbados, no more summers in Tuscany, no more Infinities and Lexuses in the garage and no more yacht club. But the decision is yours. " Just then, a mutual friend enters the restaurant with a gorgeous babe on his arm. " Who's that woman with Jim? " asks the wife. " That's his mistress, " says her husband. " Ours is prettier, " she replies.
The divorce court was attentive as the wealthy Yuppette complained to the Judge that her husband had left her bed and board. When she had finished, the husband's lawyer rose to his feet and coolly replied, " Your Honor, I have a slight correction in the typing of the charging documents. My client claims that he left her bed 'bored'. "
A hillbilly walked into an attorney's office wanting to file for divorce. Attorney: " May I help you? " Hillbilly: " Yea, I want to get one of those dayvorces". Attorney: " Well do you have any grounds? " Hillbilly: " Yea, I got about a hundred acres. " Attorney: " No, you don't understand, do you have a case? " Hillbilly: " No, I don't have a Case, but I have a John Deere. " Attorney: " I mean, do you have a grudge? " Hillbilly: " Yea, I got a grudge. That's where I park my John Deere. " Attorney: " No sir, I mean do you have a suit? " Hillbilly: " Yes sir, I got a suit, I wear it to church on Sundays. " Attorney: " Well sir, does your wife beat you up or anything? " Hillbilly: " No sir, we both get up about 4: 30 in the morning. " Attorney: " Well, is she a nagger or anything?!?!?!? " Hillbilly: " No she's a little white gal, but our last child was a nagger. That's why I want this dayvorce. "
I have this friend who has a real dilemma. His wife won't give him a divorce until she figures out a way of doing it without making him a happy man.
Question: Why is divorce so expensive? Answer: Because it's worth it.
Speaking of divorce (I was), this woman petitions the court for a divorce on the grounds that her husband " beats her. " The Judge, wanting every detail asked how often it was he beat the woman. " Every damn time your Honor, " she sighed, " Every damn time! "
My husband and I divorced over religious differences. He thought he was God, and I didn't.
With the divorce rate so high in America, a new organization has been formed called " Marriage Anonymous. " Whenever a guy feels like getting married, they send over a woman with crulers in her hair, cream on her face and wearing a torn housecoat to nag him out of it.
A ninety- year- old couple decide to get a divorce. They go to the judge and say, " Judge, we want a divorce. " The judge says, " You've been married 70 years and now you want to get a divorce? Why did you wait so long? " The couple say in unison, " Well, we wanted to wait until the kids were dead. "
A middle- aged Jewish guy is out to dinner with his wife to celebrate her fortieth birthday. He says, " So what would you like, Julie? A Jaguar? A sable coat? A diamond necklace? " She says, " Bernie, I want a divorce. " He says, " I wasn't planning on spending that much. "
Q: Why do divorced men get married again? A: Bad memory.
A man appears before a judge one day, asking for a divorce. The judge quietly reviews some papers and then says, " Please tell me why you are seeking a divorce. " " Because, " the man says, " I live in a two- story house. " The Judge replies, " What kind of a reason is that? What is the big deal about a two- story house? " The man answers, " Well Judge, one story is 'I have a headache'and the other story is 'It's that time of the month. '
Definition of Divorce: The future tense of marriage.
What do a hurricane, a tornado, a fire and a divorce have in common? They are four ways you can lose your house!
Mrs. Caroline Squires of Cincinnati filed for a divorce from her husband in 1949 on grounds of desertion. She testified he'd stepped out " for a beer" on the Fourth of July, 1917, and had never come back.
Q. What do a hurricane, a tornado, and a redneck divorce all have in common? A. Someone's going to lose their trailer…
A guy calls up his ex- wife and, disguising his voice, asks to speak to himself. " Sorry, he doesn't live here anymore, we're divorced! " Next day, the guy does the same thing with the same results. He does this everyday for a week, and finally his ex- wife realizes who it is that keeps calling. " Look, Bozo! We're divorced! Finito! End of story! When are you going to get that through your fat head? " " Oh, I know! I just can't hear it enough! "
Miss DeAngelo was a none- too- bright young woman who had moved to Hollywood with dreams of becoming a star. She didn't find fame or glory, but she did encounter plenty of men willing to enjoy her plentiful charms, and soon she found herself called to testify in a divorce case. When it was her turn on the stand, the lawyer came forward. " Miss DeAngelo, the wife of the defendant has identified you as the 'other woman'in her husband's life. Now, do you admit that you went to the Pricerite Motel with this Mr. Evans? " " Well, yes, " acknowledged Miss DeAngelo with a sniff, " but I couldn't help it. " " Couldn't help it? " asked the lawyer derisively. " How's that? " " Mr. Evans deceived me. " " Exactly what do you mean? " " See, when we signed in, " she explained, " he told the motel clerk I was his wife. "
Question: What's the major cause of divorce? Answer: Once is not enough.
Did you hear about the lawyer whose divorce ended up in a nasty custody fight about a dog? When the lawyer won, the dog bit him.
Q: How many divorced men does it take to screw in a light bulb? A: None, the sockets go with the house.
Q: How many divorcees does it take to change a lightbulb? A: None. The sockets all went with the house.
A judge was interviewing a woman regarding her pending divorce, and asked, " What are the grounds for your divorce? " She replied, " About four acres and a nice little home in the middle of the property with a stream running by. " " No, " he said, " I mean what is the foundation of this case? " " It is made of concrete, brick and mortar, " she responded. " I mean, " he continued, " What are your relations like? " " I have an aunt and uncle living here in town, and so do my husband's parents. " He said, " Do you have a real grudge? " " No, " she replied, " We have a two- car carport and have never really needed one. " " Please, " he tried again, " is there any infidelity in your marriage? " " Yes, both my son and daughter have stereo sets. We don't necessarily like the music, but the answer to your questions is yes. " " Ma'am, does your husband ever beat you up? " " Yes, " she responded, " about twice a week he gets up earlier than I do. " Finally, in frustration, the judge asked, " Lady, why do you want a divorce? " " Oh, I don't want a divorce, " she replied. " I've never wanted a divorce. My husband does....
Two men are talking. The first sez, " I got married because I was tired of eating out, cleaning the house, doing the laundry and wearing shabby clothes. " " Amazing, " said the second, " I just got divorced for the very same reasons. "
Regardless of what you may hear, there's still many women these days who are excellent " housekeepers". Seems each time they get a divorce, they keep the house.
Staring down from the bench to announce the terms of the divorce decree, the judge turned to the husband and said: " I'm going to award her alimony in the amount of $ 250 a month. " To which the woman's about- to- be ex replied: " That's mighty kind of you, judge. I'll try to help her all I can, too. "
A friend of mine just got divorced. He and his ex- wife split the house. He got the outside.