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Old 07-18-2008, 11:12 AM   #11
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Old 07-18-2008, 11:18 AM   #12
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What a kind and generous man you are Attie !! more power to you !!

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Old 07-18-2008, 11:40 AM   #13
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I can't believe people like this exist. Is Brenda some sort of sociopath, I guess? That's low-down, immoral behavior. If I were you I'd slip some rat bait in her walk-in and then call the health inspector! I guess that would be sinking to her level, though.

Well, good luck... I guess I don't have to tell you that I was on Jill's side before I even heard the end of the story!

PS- Really didn't know how to fillet a fish in a fish shop, eh? Got your work cut out for you there!
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Old 07-18-2008, 12:01 PM   #14
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Good luck Attie. Brenda is not a good business person. Word of mouth is a powerful tool. In some areas that would call for drastic measures (if you catch my drift).
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Old 07-18-2008, 01:51 PM   #15
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Good for you, Attie! If anyone can do it, you can!
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Old 09-19-2008, 10:09 PM   #16
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It's all good news here, their sales have doubled and the tart down the road is starting to struggle. They need to double yet again and then it will be a good little business. By Xmas they will be grinning.
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Old 09-20-2008, 01:56 AM   #17
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I'm glad they have you on their side, and I'm so glad things are turning around for them!

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Old 09-20-2008, 08:05 AM   #18
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yay for tart crushing!!!!

i was thinking about this recently, wayne. i'm glad to hear that the good are winning, and the petty are getting their due.

are you still helping them?
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Old 09-20-2008, 08:40 AM   #19
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Good job Attie she's got it comming. The cool thing is you can nail her without doing any wrong but just helping someone out. Can your friends take her to court for stealing? If so it will be in all the papers giving her another whammy.

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