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Old 02-28-2009, 01:12 AM
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Talking my nightmare

Hereís what happen I went to a day care to drop off a proposal. Before I went in I ate so ribs for lunch. So I go in ask for the owner thinking Iím just going hand the proposal to her she comes out and tell me to sit so we can go over it. I was please so for twenty min Iím telling all the things we can do for her and listing to her needs. When it all over I shake her hand and leave . This is were it get good I go to my truck look in the mirror and see I have barbecue sauce on my face and meat stuck in between my front teeth . Iím thinking there goes that account. Anyone else had something like this happen.
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Old 02-28-2009, 01:55 AM
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Sorry cant say I have...lol Thought you were gonna say your stomach was gonna be feeling gassy haha
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Old 02-28-2009, 02:01 AM
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Hey, I hear they got a lot of daycare centers in Oklahoma, so no worries, you'll get the next one!

That was damn funny...thought you were gonna say you clogged their toilet up or something to that effect.
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Old 02-28-2009, 02:56 AM
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Ok...let's break this down - logically,...but in a positive way. She sees the bar bq sauce on your face,...She thinks he eats well....she thinks in order to eat well he must be successful. In order to be successful, you must do good work. Account sold.
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Old 02-28-2009, 05:56 AM
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Sorry cant say I have...lol Thought you were gonna say your stomach was gonna be feeling gassy haha
Yeah, or that in the first 5 minutes of talking suddenly a feeling came along of a
sure sign you might soon have to go for a 'download.'
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Old 02-28-2009, 11:36 AM
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Did something like this after eating sloppy joes for lunch... I was so embaressed....
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Old 02-28-2009, 12:05 PM
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Give her a call back and thank her for her time, and explain how embarrassed you were when you got back to your truck. She'll probably laugh and you might make a friend and a sale!!
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Old 02-28-2009, 01:10 PM
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Give her a call back and thank her for her time, and explain how embarrassed you were when you got back to your truck. She'll probably laugh and you might make a friend and a sale!!
I agree.....
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Old 02-28-2009, 01:16 PM
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Nothing like your story, but I've run bids with stickers stuck to my shirt from my 5 yr. old daughter. Usually when a prospective client asks about them, it strikes up a nice conversation, and shows I'm still human (and possibly reminds them I have a family to feed?)
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Old 02-28-2009, 11:28 PM
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Hey, I hear they got a lot of daycare centers in Oklahoma, so no worries, you'll get the next one!

That was damn funny...thought you were gonna say you clogged their toilet up or something to that effect.
thats a good one did that happen to you lol
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