"You are a genius when it comes to water conservation, darling."
-- Terence Heglar, Rockwell, NC
"It cools the hot water quite nicely."
-- Helen Thomas Leigh, Paw Creek, NC
"It's been a watershed year for the expense account!"
-- Douglas R. Cox, Albemarle
"I hear all the common people put a little 'P' in their pool."
-- Rick Bacon, Hamlet
Thank you for all your entries. As usual, feel free to discuss any of this in our "Comments" section. Just click the blue link below this post and add your observations, criticisms or additional captions!
Here's a selection of some of the other better lines we received this week (many of these were sent by multiple folks):
"It costs what it costs."
"We ran out of Dom."
"What the heck, WE didn't pay for it!"
"Filling up the pool can be so taxing."
"I wonder what the poor people are doing."
"This would not have been possible without that little raise you got!"
"Easley come, Easley go."
"Your visit to France has made this cultural exchange possible."
"Let them drink tap."
"What people have to understand is that you bring something unique to the State of North Carolina."
“What water restrictions?”
"Lame Ducks might as well swim in style."
"No one can accuse us of hosing North Carolina tax payers."
"We're going out with style!"
"Sorry, honey, the state budget is too tight to use champagne this year."
"Drought? What Drought?"
"You can lead her to tap water, but you can't make her drink!"
"After all, we're just 'pour' folks."
"Spending money like it was water is fun... and it tickles!"
"Here, dear, more culture."
Please join us again Monday, Aug. 4, for a new cartoon caption challenge.