String Trimmer Won't Start

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by MOturkey, Dec 23, 2007.

  1. MOturkey

    MOturkey LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,757

    OK, I know the moderators will move this one before long, but it was just too funny to not pass along. Happy Holidays, one and all.

    A preacher inquires about a String trimmer for sale along side of the road. The owner, a 14 year old kid tells the preacher it works fine and pockets his 10 bucks. The next day the preacher returns and tells the boy that the trimmer will not crank. Showing the boy blisters on his hands from the pull rope, he says "I've been trying to crank this thing for a full day now". Jimmy(the boy) responds "well have you tried cursing at it"? "Of course not" the preacher says, "I 'm a man of God, I don't use such language. Why I don't think I even know any curse words" Jimmy responds, "you just keep pulling on that rope, they will come to ya".
  2. Grits

    Grits LawnSite Silver Member
    from Florida
    Posts: 2,994

    LOL, good one!
  3. Happy Frog

    Happy Frog LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,224

    Starts better if you curse before pulling that rope... :laugh:
  4. S man

    S man LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,562

    Okay????? I get it but not that funny.
  5. ExclusiveLawnCare

    ExclusiveLawnCare LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 304

    Its ok, not that great.
  6. dave k

    dave k LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,178

    Ba Humbug:hammerhead::waving:

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