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Old 10-06-2009, 05:08 PM   #61
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Old 10-06-2009, 05:41 PM   #62
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My first day of work at the job I retired from, the guy that was teaching me the 'ropes' told me, "The first and most important thing you have to learn, is that as long as you "look" busy the boss will NEVER give you job to do! So, ALWAYS have a rag or a tool in your hand when your wandering around, and he'll think you're actually doing something!" He was right...as long as I did that, the boss never did give me more work to do! (I successfully did that for 30+ years!)
That sounds like WAY too much work!
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Old 10-10-2009, 10:00 AM   #64
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One interesting aspect, my night w*rk was often intermittent, pager or cell phone going off two or three times a might. It took me over a year after ER to learn to sleep straight through the might without waking up for a couple of hours a couple of times. Now, though, I sleep like a baby.
I'm really looking forward to that.
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OK then, let's have some KY jelly.....

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