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November 06, 2003

Shock and Awed

jump1.gifI've been totally shocked and awed this afternoon and ever since I've literally been jumping in my chair at work and then bouncing off the walls since I got home.

Today started out to be just like any other average day. I had my regular morning production meeting and then went back to my office to complete and review the paper work. While I'm doing that in my office I usually will idle and chat in the #politics and #lockergnome Internet Relay Chat (IRC) Channels on the WyldRyde Network to keep from falling asleep. wink.gif

Well today something totally different happened. A semi-regular to the #lockergnome channel who is an actor and is always fun to have around came in and started to offer to buy a few people (almost) anything they wanted. I made a joke that I have an Amazon Wish-list and posted a link to it. I was totally not expecting anything but before I knew what was happening he said I should pick out an item or a combination of items up to $500 worth. I immediately said I'd like an Apple iPod. I've been hoping to get one for awhile now and within only a few minutes he ordered it for me! biggrin.gif

A joke you ask? Nope! Hes done things like this before for a few of the other regulars. Even buying entire computer systems for a couple people and an expensive high end monitor for another. Hes an all around great guy and always been extremely generous and sharing for no other reason I guess except to be generous and sharing.

Thanks so much Max! You're the best!

Posted in IRC & WyldRyde IRC Network , Lockergnome , Main by usrbingeek at 2003-11-06 19:23 ET (GMT-5) | 1 Comments | Permalink



Comments

OMG yay for you. I've been wanting one too! And what's the likelihood of that? hehe

Posted by: dianna at November 11, 2003 08:19 PM










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