Parents do a lot for their
kids—chauffeur them to soccer practice, sign their permission slips—but if
there’s one thing they traditionally can’t do, it’s flex their
tech prowess repairing a computer. More often than not, kids have a better
handle on their laptop than their folks do.
That, at least, was the case
with one girl known on the user-generated site Reddit.com as “Clem_Honeybutter.” After
replacing her dad’s laptop hard drive, she decided to do what many kids are
tempted to every day: ask for payment, only with a humorous twist. Rather than
haggling for cash, she asked dad to pay her in food at Round Table PIzza.
Her invoice, which was uploaded to Reddit, has since gone
viral. And for good reason: It’s hilarious, filled top to bottom with a number
of humorous details: For one, it comes
from “Your Awesome Daughter” with the tagline “Have you tried turning it off
and on again?” From there, she broke down tasks performed and amount owed for
each. “Restore all backed up files” amounted to “Parmesan twists.”
is a mechanic, and when he fixes my car he 'charges me' a meal at a local
diner," Digital Spy reports her as saying. "Since I was fixing his
laptop, it was only fair that I charge him as well. My
statement does include inside jokes between him and I so if it doesn't make
sense, just trust me it's funny."