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Old 08-18-2018, 08:21 AM   #30521
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Just got back from grocery store for lunch tomorrow. Fixing some meat & tomato sauce with angel hair pasta and garlic bread. Ground beef was on sale at grocery store.
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Old 08-27-2018, 09:37 PM   #30522
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Online auction is over, I made $5000.00+
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Old 08-27-2018, 10:38 PM   #30523
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Wow! Nice, PF!
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Old 08-27-2018, 10:54 PM   #30524
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Online auction is over, I made $5000.00+
Congratulations! Is this around what you were expecting/hoping for? Or am I being too nosy? Whatever. An extra $5000.+ is more than you had before the auction started, so I suppose it's all good, right?
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Old 08-27-2018, 10:54 PM   #30525
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That’s great, PF!
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Old 08-27-2018, 10:58 PM   #30526
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Dang, I guess I missed something PF. What were you selling?
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Old 08-28-2018, 12:41 AM   #30527
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Online auction is over, I made $5000.00+
Nice. Be sure to spend some of that money on something frivolous, maybe a weekend someplace Shreck would have liked, and kick back and enjoy some good memories -- and eat some good food.

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Old 08-28-2018, 06:12 AM   #30528
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Well done PF! It seems it will have found a good home for someone to have paid that kind of price. I hope it was what you were hoping for.
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Old 08-28-2018, 06:41 AM   #30529
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Wow! Nice, PF!

Thank you, Cheryl. It was a nail biting experience in the beginning, as of yesterday morning I was thinking I had made a big mistake, bidding was at $1200. Then it went Ka-boom. The last ten minutes was hair raising.


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Congratulations! Is this around what you were expecting/hoping for? Or am I being too nosy? Whatever. An extra $5000.+ is more than you had before the auction started, so I suppose it's all good, right?

Thanks, CG. When the auctioneer picked up the guitars and such, he said it was an easy $3000-4000. I am very pleased with the results. Much more than I would have made on consignment.


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That’s great, PF!

Thanks, Andy! I did miss one guitar, it was hiding in plain sight behind Shrek's chair, it is also the one he played the most. I guess I was meant to keep it, I didn't spot it until the auction posted.


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Dang, I guess I missed something PF. What were you selling?

Hi Kayelle, I had Shrek's massive number of guitars, amplifiers, etc. auctioned online. His Epiphone Les Paul Electric went for $500. I even got $73 for the Didgeridoo he never learned to play.


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Nice. Be sure to spend some of that money on something frivolous, maybe a weekend someplace Shreck would have liked, and kick back and enjoy some good memories -- and eat some good food.

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No problem, CD. Have a plan in place. Going to be able to finish up a few of his bills, get the patio door installed and have a weekend somewhere nice.


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Well done PF! It seems it will have found a good home for someone to have paid that kind of price. I hope it was what you were hoping for.

Thank you, Dragn. It was more than I hoped for. Unless only one person bid on all the items, I believe it made a lot of people happy. Not as happy as I am, I felt such a huge relief when the guitars were gone and I didn't have to worry about selling them.


For the record: 19 acoustic guitars (some were electric, also), 3 ukuleles, 2 electric guitars, 2 mandolins, a banjo, an Autoharp, a set of Bongo Drums, a Didgeridoo, 6 amplifiers and all the little things that went along with all of it.
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Old 08-28-2018, 06:45 AM   #30530
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Happy that it went well, PF..
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