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I have found the only way to survive furniture buying is to try and not look at the price, never be too critical, and try not to grind your teeth in the showroom, your dental bills will only increase the pain.
And for the next few years occasionally sit back in your comfortable, Italian black leather electric lounge chair, gaze around at the dark timber furniture and the interesting wall hangings and comment that she has done an excellent job of decorating the apartment/house. Yeah I've been there a couple of time!
Never underestimate the power of human stupidity
had a y2k problem like this. if a caller was on the phone when the new year happened, their account balance would go "boom" to 2 billion dollars or whatever. End customer just did a search on the database on 1/1/2000.... lost a trip to exotic lands
<italic>You're going to tell me what I want to know, or I'm going to beat you to death in your own house.
"Where liberty dwells, there is my country." B. Franklin, 1783
“They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.” BF, 1759
Wow. That second to last one trying to jump climb and then falling. Ooo boy!
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader." - John Quincy Adams You must accept one of two basic premises: Either we are alone in the universe, or we are not alone in the universe. And either way, the implications are staggering” - Wernher von Braun