Join Early Retirement Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Neophyte Lessons in Gel-Ocity (BIC)
Old 08-24-2019, 05:49 PM   #1
Thinks s/he gets paid by the post
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 3,724
Neophyte Lessons in Gel-Ocity (BIC)

A few weeks ago there was a coupon for free BIC Gel-Ocity pens. I did notice
that the drying time was noticeable but thought they might be useful for writing checks that could not altered. A few weeks later I noticed these unusual dark smudges,first on the white fever thermometer, then on my hands.

I didn't associate it with anything at first but eventually traced the problem to a single unretracted Gel-Ocity pen in the cup where other pens, pencils, high lighters, rulers etc were stored.............kind of like poison oak...... touch one thing and it gets on everything.........a lump of moist goo surrounding the tip
in the bottom of the cup..........I was surprised that it wasn't dried up.

Not even free since I won't get reimbursed for the sales tax. Decided that I prefer the old style ball point pen after all.
kaneohe is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 Early Retirement and Financial Independence Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

Are you planning to be financially independent as early as possible so you can live life on your own terms? Discuss successful investing strategies, asset allocation models, tax strategies and other related topics in our online forum community. Our members range from young folks just starting their journey to financial independence, military retirees and even multimillionaires. No matter where you fit in you'll find that Early-Retirement.org is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with our members, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create a retirement blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Pay by BIC Code, Swift Code, IBAN, BLZ sengsational Travel Information 11 04-11-2017 03:37 PM
Gel Shot - Arthritis ARB57 Health and Early Retirement 5 11-01-2016 04:56 PM
When should our kid start music lessons? wabmester Other topics 50 02-08-2008 05:07 PM
Lessons appear as needed heyyou Other topics 4 06-25-2006 08:19 PM
struggling with lessons from Hurricane Katrina Caroline Other topics 31 09-05-2005 09:45 PM

» Quick Links

 
All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:48 PM.
 
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.