The Costume Party
A couple was invited to a swanky masked Halloween Party. She got
a terrible headache and told her husband to go to the party alone.
He, being a devoted husband, protested, but she argued and said
she was going to take some aspirin and go to bed, and there
was no need for his good time to be spoiled by not going. So
he took his costume and away he went.
The wife, after sleeping soundly for about an hour, awakened
without pain and, as it was still early, decided to go to the
party after all. Inasmuch as her husband didn't know what
costume she'd be wearing, she thought she'd have some fun by
watching her husband to see how he acted when she wasn't around.
She joined the party and soon spotted her husband cavorting
around on the dance floor, dancing with every chick he could,
getting a little kiss here and a warm squeeze there. His wife
went up to him and being rather seductive herself, he left his
current partner high and dry and devoted his time to this new
babe who had just arrived.
She let him do whatever he wished, naturally, since he was her
husband. Finally he whispered a little proposition in her ear
and she agreed, so off they went to one of the cars and they
did it all! Zowie! Just before unmasking at midnight, she
slipped away and went home, put the costume away and got into
bed, wondering what kind of explanation he would have for his
She was sitting up reading when he came in. She asked how the
evening had been? He said "Oh, the same old thing. You know,
I never have a good time when you're not there." Then she asked,
"Did you dance much?"
"You know, I didn't dance even one dance. When I got there, I
met Pete, Bill Brown and some other guys, so we went into the
den and played poker all evening. But I'll tell you...from
what I heard, the guy I loaned my costume to, sure had a real