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Old 09-04-2014, 08:51 PM
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Today I was mowing town houses and have to mow a nice brick house on acre lot that is a rental. I mow 22 properties for this company so I have to mow it. A new tenant recently moves in. Never a problem but he comes out today smoking weed offers some to us. We say no he offers beer and says he is having a party in a couple of weeks and said if I could stripe up a happy face on the hillside he would give me $50 and a case of beer. I said I would see what I can do. I'm gonna attempt a happy face so his party is a hit. It just blew my mind that he just came out smokin dope and offered it to anybody he doesn't know
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Old 09-04-2014, 09:00 PM
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Today I was mowing town houses and have to mow a nice brick house on acre lot that is a rental. I mow 22 properties for this company so I have to mow it. A new tenant recently moves in. Never a problem but he comes out today smoking weed offers some to us. We say no he offers beer and says he is having a party in a couple of weeks and said if I could stripe up a happy face on the hillside he would give me $50 and a case of beer. I said I would see what I can do. I'm gonna attempt a happy face so his party is a hit. It just blew my mind that he just came out smokin dope and offered it to anybody he doesn't know
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Would have been funny if you were an off duty cop making some extra money.

Some people are real open with it. I have had people always want to give me beer knowing I need to drive
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Old 09-04-2014, 10:02 PM
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That's funny. I get offered a beer all the time but never weed.

If it was late in the day I might would have taken a toke or two.
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Old 09-05-2014, 04:22 AM
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Sounds like he could be just messing with you. But if not take the $. I would never drink w a customer as that is unprofessional.

But I did get tipped once in some green. Guy gave me a few buds. Said enjoy. Well too bad I didnt smoke.
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Old 09-05-2014, 03:19 PM
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40 years, 5 kids and 2 wives will change a man. I miss my youth at times. Most times though, I wouldn't go back for nothing. Young dumb and didn't know nothing about nothing.
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Old 09-05-2014, 03:23 PM
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Maybe you should alert the property manager. I'm sure they would be pleased to know they are renting to a pothead.
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Old 09-05-2014, 03:30 PM
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Must be some fine herb if he's walking out asking the lawn guy to mow smiley faces in the yard.
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Old 09-05-2014, 03:38 PM
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If I can make smiley faces I will post pic.
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Old 09-11-2014, 10:09 PM
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Well went to mow smiley face today and the guy came out and wanted me to mow a bullseye in front yard instead.


Looks decent I guess. I'm gonna mow it for the next couple of weeks so it darkens up. I need to climb trees or house to get good pic
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Old 09-12-2014, 02:02 AM
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This is only one of many reasons why I can't deal with commercial contracts.
Way I see things, if it isn't in the contract I'm not doing it.
One other thing, don't ask me to break the law.
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