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Old 01-14-2004, 12:25 AM
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customer came to my house

what would your feelings be? mad? don't care? i have a customer who only lives about a mile from me. he's about 80 yrs old, and under the "grandfather claus". this means, that when i started at his property about 7 yrs ago, the agreement was "if it don't need it, don't cut it, use your judgement". well, didn't need it 2 weeks in a row, and i kind of got caught up with other things, i tend to prioritise, my every weekers come first, then we got alot of side work, and a month later, it still wasn't cut. one day my son comes in, "hey dad, theres some guy outside lookin for you." well, it was him. "what the hell is going on? i got lions living in my grass, its high as a jungle." would you get mad cus he came to your house?
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Old 01-14-2004, 12:28 AM
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nah, he is too old to get mad at
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Old 01-14-2004, 12:31 AM
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Nope. Not if he waited that long. This is the biggest reason I do not do work for neighbors. I would drop the account though.
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Old 01-14-2004, 12:38 AM
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lions eh?

Ask for danger money!

Crikey, you Americans get all the good, exciting, adventurous jobs!
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Old 01-14-2004, 12:40 AM
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"Lions living in my grass" ...thats a classic. It would be hard to get mad at this guy.
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Old 01-14-2004, 12:42 AM
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i like when customers drop the check in my mailbox
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what is cheaper ?
if 1 stops 2 bother me they are told 2 call and i will get back 2 them if they dont get the hind they get the boot
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Old 01-14-2004, 12:47 AM
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actually, i felt like an azz when i saw who it was, then i started laughing when he said about the lions. i told him i got backed up, i'll be by first thing in am, he said, "if u aint, i'm commin back to get you."
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Old 01-14-2004, 12:52 AM
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got to take care ofum bobby .. u gotta loveim.. that dont mean i wouldnt dish it rite back at him tho,,if he just plain ugly about it.... if he can dish it out ,,he better be ready to take it..but id gettim soon as i could..
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Old 01-14-2004, 12:52 AM
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actually, i felt like an azz when i saw who it was, then i started laughing when he said about the lions. i told him i got backed up, i'll be by first thing in am, he said, "if u aint, i'm commin back to get you."
Bobby...Tell him " I'll be there, just don't make me look bad in front of my boy." LOL
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Old 01-14-2004, 01:35 AM
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LIONS, TIGERS, and BEARS!!! OH MY!!!

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