There were two young married men together in front of the Post office Monday evening. Asked one, "Will you go a fishing to-morrow?" Said the other with a troubled countenance, "I can't. There will be work at the shop to-morrow, and I must work when I can get it. Besides, I have got to play ball three days this week."-The St. Louis Globe-Democrat, September 17, 1875
It's important to have priorities in this life.