Christmas shopping

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by rola643, Dec 15, 2020.

  1. rola643

    rola643 Two skinny Js Staff Member Admin Staff Mod Team Tavern Member

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    I know...it should be in the joke thread but...:D

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    The wife said " Where are you, you know we have lots to do."
    He said "You remember the jewelers we went into about 10 years ago, and you fell in love with that diamond necklace? I could not afford it at the time and I said that one day I would get it for you?"
    Little tears started to flow down her cheek and she got all
    choked up…
    "Yes, I do remember that shop." she replied.
    "Well I am in the Bike shop next door to that."
     
  2. MilesR

    MilesR Mom's Taxi Tavern Member

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    Normally I start Christmas shopping at 4:30 on Christmas Eve.
     

  3. maelochs

    maelochs Old, fat, and slow

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    Never too late to shop for last Christmas ......
     
  4. Gew

    Gew New Member

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    I have not bought anything at all this year. Oh wait, a box of chocolates, today actually. It's for my SO.
     
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  5. John_V

    John_V Moderator Staff Member Mod Team Tavern Member

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    This year, Christmas, like everything else, is going to suck. Since we can’t get together as a family, everyone is getting gift certificates. Makes shopping easy but not personal.
     
  6. rola643

    rola643 Two skinny Js Staff Member Admin Staff Mod Team Tavern Member

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  7. Germanrazor

    Germanrazor Well-Known Member

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    BWAAAAA HA HA
     
  8. Germanrazor

    Germanrazor Well-Known Member

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    I like gift cards myself to places I shop. I know.....some see it as impersonal but I rather get things I can use rather than clothes and other trinkets I re-gift.

    I am a simple utilitarian I guess.....lol
     
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  9. SprocketGirl

    SprocketGirl spin... spin.. spin

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    Reviving this... getting gift cards is cool but what’s a girl gotta do to get a bike??!
     
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  10. Germanrazor

    Germanrazor Well-Known Member

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    Leave hints lying around. Or date a dude who owns a LBS!
     
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  11. rola643

    rola643 Two skinny Js Staff Member Admin Staff Mod Team Tavern Member

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    There's some history here and probably a rhetorical response on her part and it's ironic you mention the bike shop :D
     
  12. SprocketGirl

    SprocketGirl spin... spin.. spin

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    Once there was a fairly nice hug received from a bike tech. I recall that fondly.

    If dating was only as simple as riding a bike....
     
  13. MilesR

    MilesR Mom's Taxi Tavern Member

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    If I win lotto I will buy you a new bike for each day of the week. :)
     
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