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Old 11-18-2012, 04:13 PM   #1126
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....my DH was just trimming the ornamental grass right where the Jeep landed, only minutes before it happened! He walked off to his left, to finish raking some leaves, when he heard someone shout, "Oh F***!" He quickly turned around and it was heading his way, but not in his direct path. He tried grabbing the driver's side door, but couldn't stop it, but I think that's what prevented the Jeep from crashing directly into his work truck...
Wow, he had an exciting afternoon. Lets hope for an uneventful evening.
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.....okay.....sooooooo.....how about THIS? I was returning from grocery shopping when I see a crowd of people on my front lawn.....and then I see a JEEP, about a foot from the front wall of my house.....like, WTH???!?!? Srsly, I can't make this stuff up.....
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....it was our across-the-street neighbor's Jeep (young kid, about 23). His idiot mother left the car in gear, and when he went to turn on the ignition from the driver's window [which, in of itself wasn't too bright either], the car shot across the street! The first thing I thought of as I drove up was "Was anyone hurt?"....
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....my DH was just trimming the ornamental grass right where the Jeep landed, only minutes before it happened! He walked off to his left, to finish raking some leaves, when he heard someone shout, "Oh F***!" He quickly turned around and it was heading his way, but not in his direct path. He tried grabbing the driver's side door, but couldn't stop it, but I think that's what prevented the Jeep from crashing directly into his work truck...


OMG Kimmar!

I'm glad no one is hurt.



But if I were you and your DH, I'd be buying tickets in some Sweepstakes or Lotto or whatever you have over there.
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Wow, he had an exciting afternoon. Lets hope for an uneventful evening.
....he's in the garage now making a new post for the new mailbox that he had to go out and buy....
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Old 11-18-2012, 07:10 PM   #1129
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OMG Kimmar!

I'm glad no one is hurt.



But if I were you and your DH, I'd be buying tickets in some Sweepstakes or Lotto or whatever you have over there.
....right?
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....right?
That seems like so much good luck....the house didn't get hit, DH didn't get hit.....maybe the good luck will spill over to winning something.
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That seems like so much good luck....the house didn't get hit, DH didn't get hit.....maybe the good luck will spill over to winning something.
.....well, technically, the Jeep DID hit the house....we have a 'fake' stone front and a couple of them were chipped and/or cracked....not too serious though...
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Old 11-18-2012, 09:54 PM   #1132
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I stop in to say and saw all of the excitement.

Thank goodness your DH was alright kimmar!
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.....well, technically, the Jeep DID hit the house....we have a 'fake' stone front and a couple of them were chipped and/or cracked....not too serious though...
Technically.....if you buy a ticket, you could win.
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Old 11-19-2012, 03:17 PM   #1134
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Technically.....if you buy a ticket, you could win.
....and then I could go to WDW, right?
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Old 11-19-2012, 10:50 PM   #1135
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....and then I could go to WDW, right?
Is there any where else to go to be happy?
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....and then I could go to WDW, right?
Go straight to WDW and if you pass Go, collect $200.

Just think....you could stay at ANY resort you wanted and book last minute.
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.....if only I could really experience THAT!
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Well, Florida in general does quite nicely.

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Polynesian....concierge...top floor...water view.
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Polynesian....concierge...top floor...water view.
...pretty good choice there....me, YC....concierge.....facing Epcot....
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...pretty good choice there....me, YC....concierge.....facing Epcot....
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