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#4231 - 09/13/01 06:05 PM Things People Say #2
Bill Addiss Offline
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Loc: NY, USA
Something today reminded me of something that was once said to me.

Upon arriving at a home where I was going to be doing a service upgrade I notified the owner that after I got set up I'd be killing the power and it would be out for a certain period of time. I was told that would be fine, they knew that they wouldn't be able to watch their favorite TV shows so they were going to tape them.
I didn't know what to say, but the smile gave me away ... and then I heard, .. Oh, Ohhhh!


Bill

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#4232 - 09/14/01 08:41 AM Re: Things People Say #2
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Easy to fall into traps like that!

It reminds me of the times I've tried to plug a power tool into an outlet which is on a circuit I've just shut off.

Most embarrassing if someone is watching!

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