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Old 07-04-2012, 12:25 AM
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My oldest customer is a 97 year old widow...she gives me homemade peanut brittle once a month. She's perfected it! LOL
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Old 07-04-2012, 11:49 AM
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My customer let me borrow his wife for one night.

Being serious I ended up going on a date twice in my 4 years in business that involved my customers. One was the daughter and the other was a single mother.
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Old 11-05-2012, 08:31 PM
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I just got a $100 bonus along with the $30 payment for the last cut of the season today, so I thought I'd bump this thread!

The handwritten note attached read:

OakNut,
Thank you for doing such a good job for me all summer.
Here is a small bonus to express my appreciation.
I'll call you about doing the leaves.
Thanks again,
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Amazing. I don't even know what to say.
I'll be sending a thank you card.
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Old 11-06-2012, 12:49 AM
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I picked up a new customer my first year in business eventually started dating... Now we're engaged. Lol
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Old 11-06-2012, 01:02 AM
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A piece of glass from hitler's camp that got destroyed. An old lady customer had a bunch of stuff from it. Obviously from germany she was. They would go hiking in the hills and find stuff.
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Old 11-06-2012, 01:06 AM
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I picked up a new customer my first year in business eventually started dating... Now we're engaged. Lol
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Does she still pay you? because you know what that makes you...a lucky fella or a *****, either way it's ok. hahah
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Old 11-06-2012, 01:25 AM
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I picked up a new customer my first year in business eventually started dating... Now we're engaged. Lol
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Hahaha what are the odds

I have one during the summer usually gives me water. I'm just happy I don't having any PITA, it's a heck of a lot less stressful. And everyone pays on time
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Old 11-06-2012, 03:26 AM
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Does she still pay you? because you know what that makes you...a lucky fella or a *****, either way it's ok. hahah
No she doesn't pay but I get some awesome meals cooked for me. Lol
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Old 11-06-2012, 06:13 AM
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No she doesn't pay but I get some awesome meals cooked for me. Lol
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That's it? Sounds like she's got you under her thumb! LOL
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Old 11-06-2012, 06:24 AM
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I got an old craftsman mower that only needed minor work and is still used as a spare today.
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