a big, BIG, bottle of wine

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by bobbygedd, Oct 10, 2004.

  1. bobbygedd

    bobbygedd LawnSite Fanatic
    from NJ
    Posts: 10,178

    customer gave me a beautiful bottle of wine. she said, "thank you so much, our lawn has never looked so great, we are proud to reccomend you to our neighbors." and i hate wine. but, my toothless nasty, loud , obnoxious mother in law was here the entire day (11 hours, 32 minutes, and 15 seconds, to be exact) , so i drank the whole thing. i was thankful for the wine. it's a damn shame, with all this wind, i'll have to tack on an acorn and leaf surcharge this week.
     
  2. pjslawncare/landscap

    pjslawncare/landscap LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,410

    Ill trade u mother inlaws. Hell Im almost a wino with mine. Better yet, Ill kick in a father inlaw too!
     
  3. redoak77

    redoak77 LawnSite Senior Member
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    i wish someone would get me some wine. (im 16) :waving:
     
  4. Richard Martin

    Richard Martin LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 14,700

    I got a bottle of fancy wine from a customer as a "tip" last holiday season. It's still here turning to vinagar. The case of Coors Lite bottles I got from another customer is long gone however.
     
  5. Littleriver1

    Littleriver1 LawnSite Senior Member
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    Bobby, you could win a prise, if you can pass enough gas to move acorns.
     
  6. grass_cuttin_fool

    grass_cuttin_fool LawnSite Gold Member
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    Yep if I get wine I hope its good wine, like Boones Farm , something good to drink ,not like that fancy vinegar tasting stuff lol
     
  7. chevyman1

    chevyman1 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 852

    I actually bought a couple of nice reislings out in the finger lakes this summer for my best customers and plan on giving them the bottles at the end of the year. Hands down my favorite kind!
     
  8. Gravely_Man

    Gravely_Man LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,076

    The joys of family....Only need a little wine to make it through the visit you are doing well. Two bottles and I would be worried.

    Gravely_Man
     

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