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Old 10-18-2008, 10:02 PM   #11
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i'm glad you're calm & collected, babe. that's scary, an intruder in your place.
i got robbed at a busstop by a drugged-out female (well, she didn't actually rob me as i refused to give her my $$$) & keep pepper spray on my keychain now. it's pink!!
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Old 10-18-2008, 10:29 PM   #12
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I probably would have shot him.
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Old 10-18-2008, 11:24 PM   #13
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Yes, a four legged alarm is good. As for me no such problem here besides the occasional bear. I have three dogs. When I travel I take my one dog Bear who is a great alarm she actually wakes me up from deep sleep. I also have my trusty Beretta 92 FS with extra clips right by the bed. Here at home? We have a sign on the front of house with a pistol outline in metal and it says (We don't dial 911) Babe, what about a good German Shepard they are great companions and protectors and very smart so easy to train. We have one that was abandoned and he is an incredible dog so darn smart and loving.
since my husband was murdered, i don't like to have guns around. i have had a german shepard in the past. they are lovely dogs and very protective. it is not fair to have a dog in a mobile home park. they get little or no exercise. i wouldn't do that to any dog and certainly not a large dog such as a shepard

will just have to very careful with locks and outside lights. doubt they will be back.
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Old 10-18-2008, 11:25 PM   #14
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Oh Babe - I am so glad that this young man was not violent, and did not hurt you. He sounds like an amateur (hopefully), if he was not prepared to be interrupted. is Thomas OK? You are very BRAVE.
thomas is cool, i thought he might have gone out the open door. he never misses a chance to split lol. he was just hiding under my bed. silly cat. when it was all over, he comes strolling out and wanted a goodie.
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Old 10-18-2008, 11:31 PM   #15
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thomas is cool, i thought he might have gone out the open door. he never misses a chance to split lol. he was just hiding under my bed. silly cat. when it was all over, he comes strolling out and wanted a goodie.
I am so glad you are okay and that Thomas did not flee.
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Old 10-19-2008, 12:27 AM   #16
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I think a 357 magnum would be in order, and yes I would of shot the so and so right where it would have put him out of action for ever, he would sing very high tenor in the prison choir. I live in a "secure building" wich is a joke as they constantly break the key lock on the elevator's and once some one gets in the first secure door they can go any where so I keep a loaded 12 gauge shot gun right beside my bed. nuff said
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Old 10-19-2008, 02:05 AM   #17
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I'm glad you're okay babe. And I'm glad you are taking further precautions.

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Old 10-19-2008, 02:08 AM   #18
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far out, that's shocking..in daylight too... :S
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Old 10-19-2008, 05:41 AM   #19
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I am so glad you are ok, Have you ever thought about a stun gun? We will be praying for you babetoo.
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Old 10-19-2008, 06:31 AM   #20
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Jimminy Cricket. Your story scared the bejesus out of me.
I'm glad you're only a little shook up and have taken precautions.
I really don't know what I would have done and don't own a gun.
Although, they say the gun laws down here as easy. But I don't think I'd have enough wits about me to even think at a time like that.
But I do like your idea about the picture and saying. And I think I'll just do that idea, if you don't mind.
Sorry for your troubles. (I didn't know about your husband) Please, stay safe and I'll say an additional prayer.
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