double kayak


Non Logic Analogy

a: A double kayak ~
b: buying the cow

What: "Are you musing marriage? Do you have concerns about commitment? Buying a double kayak is like buying the cow, instead of just renting it. On second thought, cows and kayaks don't mix, even in analogies." A blog entry about relating double kayaking to marriage or something like that.

Writer: Bryan Nichols
Date: Feb 15 2012 10:26 PM

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