A drunken woman from Pattaya killed her husband after he joked he wanted to get a gig (a term used to describe a mistress).
Although the victim was jesting, his wife did not find it in the least bit funny and matters developed into a full scale argument, with his wife grabbing a fruit paring knife.
Fifty-three-year-old Sombat Klinkosum, died as a result of two stab wounds outside his home in he Khao Noi area of Bang Lamung.
He had tried to escape but his injuries were so severe, that he collapsed outside his home and died.
The accused made no attempt to leave the scene of the crime, choosing to wait on the police arriving.