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Old 10-17-2008, 08:11 AM   #21
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Reminds me of an old neighbor ... signed up at the local indian casino to gain access to the lunch buffet. Every day for about a month he'ld swipe his card at the buffet door, eat, then people watch for a couple hours and go home.

Then one day the card didn't work. The casino had tracked him down and banned him (invalidating his card) because he wasn't spending a dime in the place.
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Old 10-17-2008, 09:14 AM   #22
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So was the flower tasty?
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The flower was indeed tasty. A nasturtium I believe. Not merely edible, but tasty.

Looking at the bill, I now realize that we won 11 cents. That is, we gambled $5 and ended up with $5.11. Surprising that the machine isn't designed to make it clear that you won something.

I see that we can get a free continental breakfast any weekday morning, courtesy of compulsive gamblers.
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Old 10-17-2008, 09:24 PM   #24
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I grow nasturtium for eating purposes, both leaves and flowers. Nice and peppery.
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Can I just say that y'all are the cutest couple! Awwwwwww!

I love nasturtiums as well-the leaves are so pretty and the flowers delicious. Easy to grow for us, and they reseed willingly.
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Wildwood Flower was an old, country classic, that's gained a whole, new popularity. The song isn't any more popular, but the flower's doing real good...

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Your wife is a wonderful person to go along with the free dinner scheme for her birthday .You are one lucky guy ! Now I'm waiting to see what she does for your birthday ? Free lunch & annuity talk ??
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