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I Love Garage Sales

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    Treasures

    You have to look close sometimes to find them, but little treasures may be lurking behind every garage sale sign. My parents were antique dealers and because of that i am always on the lookout for old things or collectibles from my era. I have a hard time passing up a good yard...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Nov 7, 2010

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    Have A Lot Of Relative's Estates To Liquidate

    Since no estate liquidators are interested in what I have (not high-end enough), I'm attempting to sell at a garage sale type venue. I just had a 3-day sale and only 6 people stopped and I made just $35. I don't know what people are looking for, but apparently it's nothing I have...
    debodun debodun 61-65, F 1 Response Oct 15, 2013

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    It's A Way To Survive And Have Fun

    My wife and i started going to yard-sales in the late 70's. We didn't know what they were about.We fell in love with them. Through out the years we have gotten alot of good stuff.We have bought new and used stuff cheap. I have bought cars and trucks at them, cheap.  Our kids...
    cindyloulove cindyloulove 56-60, M Apr 6, 2011

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    A Garage Sale Convert

    My hubby is a garage sale guru.  If you live on the Island like me, one of the best places to go garage sale-ing is out East in the beginning of the summer.  Rich people throw out cool stuff.  I was previously a thrift store maven exclusively until meeting the...
    daynabug daynabug 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 16, 2008

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    And auctions and second hand stores

    and antique shops and American pickers and ricks restorations.......
    GCoppola GCoppola 41-45, F Feb 4

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    I Love Garage Sales

    A few years ago I stopped at a garage sale. The woman had passed away and her sister was clearing out the condo.  I was fortunate to find a couple of multipacks of panties.  They were unopened and offered at a good price.  I decided to buy them both and continue to look...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M Sep 11, 2012

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    Just Not Today

    Today's "garage sale" run, was like a wild goose chase. The ones that were in our neighborhood had nothing but baby and toddler clothing and toys. Geesh, what a waste of gas. Then the farther out we went the worse it got. There were signs up everywhere and yet when we went to...
    delilah5 delilah5 56-60, F Jul 27, 2013

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    Pull Over Now

    At last it's time to go to every garage sale I can find.The weather is fine and I'm needing NOTHING ! Actually I change my Xmas tree theme every year and buy decorations to dress up my new look. I  see a sign. and my car just turns in like a well trained guide dog.My...
    wiseowl wiseowl 61-65, F May 17, 2008

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    Almost all of my female attire is second hand! I go to Garage sales a great deal. I have purchased; second hand panties, bras, slips, pantyhose, skirts, blouses dresses, and...
    OhioSissy OhioSissy 51-55, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I love when I'm shopping and then the clerk rings up my item and it's on sale and way less than I thought it was 😍 I love sales
    KylieLaine KylieLaine 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    A man walked into a pet shop in Silicon Valley and said: “I’d like to buy a monkey” The salesman showed him three identical looking monkeys priced: $1,000; $2,000 and $5,000...
    BigAsset BigAsset 36-40, M 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    blond goes to a garage with her car and told the man at the garage ,my car will not start can you fix it.so an hour later she was told that her car was ready,so she asked what was...
    danielm85948 danielm85948 56-60, M 2 Responses Jun 29

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    A young man goes to the department store to pick out a pair of gloves for his sweetheart. He is accompanied by his sweetheart's sister, who purchases a pair of panties...
    Michael91142 Michael91142 70+, M 1 Response Jul 4

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    A blonde walks into a rug shop...she finds the perfect rug and bends over to feel the texture. She lets out a huge fart and she turns round quickly to see if anyone noticed. The...
    Michael91142 Michael91142 70+, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    Original summer temperature is high, and power bank when using heating is very normal, that summer power bank to say love you really very difficult, if the quality is not good even...
    electricproducts electricproducts 18-21, F 6 days ago

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    I have my own gym in the garage and love working out naked then jumping in my pool to cool off. Spent all day naked with my GF yesterday in the garden. We just love being naked lol...
    Dazzer2K Dazzer2K 26-30, M 5 Responses 4 days ago

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    I love the thrill of finding stylish designer clothes and shoes at next to nothing at thrift stores, eBay, and local yard sales!
    FunNewAddiction FunNewAddiction 41-45, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    A Cynics Guide to Life: The journey of a thousand miles begins with a broken fan belt and a leaky tire. I believe for every drop of rain that falls, a flower grows And a...
    Brunette4U Brunette4U 26-30, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Anyone on this know when Hollywood undead tickets go on sale for their Glasgow concert at the garage?
    DGCalum99 DGCalum99 13-15, M Jun 28

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    Ever since I was little my sense of smell has been especially keen. I can smell when a certain food is cooking from the garage or when a person was just in the room and what they...
    RjMommy245 RjMommy245 22-25, F 1 Response Jun 28

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    I find myself spending large amounts of time checking out all the amazing high heel designs and styles on the internet. I particularly like ALDO heels. They are often quite stylish...
    RobertaS RobertaS 36-40, F 11 Responses Jul 1

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    What is the best kept secret Karate school in Sacramento and Elk Grove?School of the Tiger Martial Arts!! The school has amazing quality at a lower cost by instructing it's...
    JudyRaderchak JudyRaderchak 26-30, F Jul 1

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    Harry and Martha drank their coffee as they listened to the morning weather report. "There will be three to five inches of snow today. You must park your cars on the odd-numbered...
    Michael91142 Michael91142 70+, M 2 Responses Jul 4

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    One day, while going to the shop, I passed by a retirement village. On the front lawn there were six old ladies lying naked on the grass. I thought this was a bit unusual, but...
    sharossody sharossody 70+, F 1 Response Jul 8

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    I live in Southern California and where I live it is a rare occasion when you her any music with English lyrics. I have no problem with people enjoying music of their liking, but...
    FreqFlyer76 FreqFlyer76 36-40, M 2 Responses Jul 8

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    Wow! Wow! Wow! I just discovered these really fun rockers whose totally silly video for New Boots is a good complement to their garagey jingle jangle pop rock sound. Here is a...
    Masterseeksgirl Masterseeksgirl 51-55, M Jul 11

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    Airman Jones was assigned to the induction center, where he advised new recruits about their government benefits, especially their GI insurance. It wasn't long before Captain...
    Tasha15Girl Tasha15Girl 13-15, F 4 Responses Jul 18

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    Fred collected lots of money from trick-or-treating and he went to the candy store to buy some chocolate. "You should give that money to charity," said the sales girl. Fred...
    Tasha15Girl Tasha15Girl 13-15, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Jim had an awful day fishing on the lake, sitting in the blazing sun all day without catching a single one. On his way home, he stopped at the supermarket and ordered four catfish...
    Tasha15Girl Tasha15Girl 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    A husband and wife were having dinner at a very fine restaurant when this absolutely stunning young woman comes over to their table, gives the husband a big open-mouthed kiss, then...
    Inexperienced3 Inexperienced3 51-55, M 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    Just went today and shredded it up. I like to freeride downhill, and skate big garages. I can do 180 toeslides no hands and 360's with my hands on the ground. Can do pendy's...
    Favoritejohnny16 Favoritejohnny16 13-15, M 2 days ago

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    A blonde, wanting to earn some money, decided to hire herself out as a handyman-type and started canvassing a wealthy neighborhood. She went to the front door of the first house...
    illusionlife illusionlife 36-40, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    The lights, the food, the gifts, the sales. And the food.
    jadahdoll jadahdoll 18-21, F 5 Responses 18 hrs ago

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    It was many and many a year ago, In a kingdom by the sea, That a maiden there lived whom you may know By the name of ANNABEL LEE; And this maiden she lived with no other thought...
    ScorpionLove00 ScorpionLove00 22-25, M 9 hrs ago

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    9 years ago I saw him. It was a new day at my new class, thought it could be the new start at better life. However, we had few moments, we were almost the best friends, but he...
    whiskeyandtypewriter whiskeyandtypewriter 18-21, F 2 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    This is a long story so please bear with me if you can. I met a man back in 2008 through his sister who was a good friend of mine at the time. I knew he was married from the start...
    plmagnet29 plmagnet29 36-40, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    I am me. I love who I love. Right now that is a man. But I have been in love with a woman in the past. I don't love based on gender I love based on how that person makes me feel...
    dirtyangel68 dirtyangel68 41-45, F 8 hrs ago

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    Oldie but goodie. ★★★★★★★★★ Adam and Eve said, 'Lord, when we were in the garden, you walked with us every day. Now we do not see you any more. We are lonesome...
    vector8 vector8 46-50, F 4 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    Tonight, I will drive to my Dad’s. The drive is only about two hours—an easy drive in good weather. Boring. Ugly. But easy. In the winter, it’s prohibitive. I live in an area...
    WindSylph WindSylph 46-50, F 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    I believe that looks in no way define us as a person. If we fall in love with someone for their looks then what's to stop is falling in unrequited love every day with the first hot...
    Chloeeee17 Chloeeee17 18-21, F 4 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I still love that person.i wrote a post last month or something.got loads of help and advice.and my craving to hear his voice or see him has reduced.but still I can't forget him...
    Naina94 Naina94 18-21, F 9 hrs ago

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    Always will :) I thank God everyday for my love and for the blessings he continues to give us. We have a love like no other.
    gardengirl17 gardengirl17 22-25, F 9 hrs ago

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    "Seeing with Love" by E JosephLet's Work Together for a Wonderful World"To change the picture you must change the sight that produced the picture." -- Mary Baker Eddy...
    vector8 vector8 46-50, F 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    I knew this girl for a very long time, I don't even remember when we met. Over the years I fell in love with her. I could tell she felt the same way. Once she randomly just hugged...
    Filonix Filonix 13-15, M 8 hrs ago

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    Whoever claims this is guilty of paving the way for pedophiles. Of course love has an age. Of course there is no true love without some maturity. This group is promoting a lie and...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 46-50, M 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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