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Old 10-18-2009, 10:58 AM   #1
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So my wife and I are working out yesterday...she finishes early, and decided that it would be a good idea to change the cat litter box while I'm front squatting.

I train in the basement, and while there's a small wall between me and the cat box, dust and cat pooyam is still flying through the air. I can taste cat shit and litter as I rep out.

That, my friends, is a pet peeve...
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Old 10-18-2009, 11:27 AM   #2
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Most are my peeves were dealt with when I got my own stuff at home. Still, there are a few things that can irk me. Thankfully I usually have my time at home by myself, so I don't get interrupted too often.

Just let me finish my workout. Don't come and talk to me about other household crap. Just give me my hour so I can concentrate on what I'm doing.

Coming in the garage with me? Be prepared to work in, and shut up.
The laundry will wait.
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Feel free to add your own gym pet peeves.

So my wife and I are working out yesterday...she finishes early, and decided that it would be a good idea to change the cat litter box while I'm front squatting.

I train in the basement, and while there's a small wall between me and the cat box, dust and cat pooyam is still flying through the air. I can taste cat shit and litter as I rep out.

That, my friends, is a pet peeve...
Did you notice the pun here "PET" peeve.
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Old 10-18-2009, 11:35 AM   #4
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Most are my peeves were dealt with when I got my own stuff at home. Still, there are a few things that can irk me. Thankfully I usually have my time at home by myself, so I don't get interrupted too often.

Just let me finish my workout. Don't come and talk to me about other household crap. Just give me my hour so I can concentrate on what I'm doing.

Coming in the garage with me? Be prepared to work in, and shut up.
The laundry will wait.
Do we have the same family?
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I have a Wife, and three Daughters. I'm the only testosterone based life form in my hut.
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Just let me finish my workout. Don't come and talk to me about other household crap. Just give me my hour so I can concentrate on what I'm doing.
That's a HUGE issue with me.

I just want to be left alone. I tell my wife that several hundred times a year during workouts, but she still doesn't get it.

Sometimes she wants a hug when I'm in between squat sets.
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Yeah, you could say that!
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