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#1 Cat385B ONLINE  

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Posted October 10, 2016 - 06:13 AM

My wife is extremely upset with the last line of my ad:

http://minneapolis.c...5820771774.html

It's not like they're coming in the house, it's in the shed......
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Posted October 10, 2016 - 06:16 AM

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Category 1 King Kutter 3 point reversible 30" dirt scoop. Very good condition, stored indoors. Used on a 15 hp sub-compact tractor to dig out a ditch for landscaping, worked great.

This will not work on garden tractors with a 'limited Category One' hitch, it will not raise high enough to dump.

Cash only. Available to show evenings and weekends. Any offer thrown out without coming to look at it first will be ignored. Sold on a first one to show up with cash and a smile basis.

Equal opportunity seller, killer clowns welcome.
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Posted October 10, 2016 - 06:28 AM

You wimped out.
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Posted October 10, 2016 - 06:37 AM

You wimped out.
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Darn tootin' I changed it. There was going to be repurcussions and consequences! Including, but not limited to, our current sleeping status!

Edited by Cat385B, October 10, 2016 - 06:38 AM.

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Posted October 10, 2016 - 06:54 AM

Oh... I thought you meant your grammar did glgrumpy coach you with the ad ?


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Posted October 10, 2016 - 06:58 AM

I do that too! just make sure you get some before the ad goes up ha ha ha!!!! I hate the people that don't come and look at it , they only want it cheap so they can turn around and sell it to someone else, I usually price things higher because of this, putting firm on your price doesn't help, people don't read, your price of $175 seems very reasonable to me, why not write $175 firm or accepting offers of $200 or better, that will confuse them. ha ha ha!!!


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Posted October 10, 2016 - 07:58 AM

When dealing with the public, some times you just have to consider the source and ignore it.  A supervisor I had about 40+ years ago said "You can do more with a smile than any harsh words."  I didn't realize at the time how very true that statement would be in my 32 years dealing with the public.


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Posted October 10, 2016 - 08:18 AM

Id deal with a killer clown. Money is green no matter whos pocket it comes from

Edited by DZG, October 10, 2016 - 08:18 AM.


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Posted October 10, 2016 - 09:54 AM

Darn tootin' I changed it. There was going to be repurcussions and consequences! Including, but not limited to, our current sleeping status!

What do you suppose the sleeping status will be when I forward your post to your better half and she sees you referring to her as a dumb ____???


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Posted October 10, 2016 - 10:58 AM

DA = Domestic Associate
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