I Steal Office Supplies

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    Its Not Right But I Can't Stop Myself!

    I have this like, unnatural attraction to office supplies.  Paper, pens, paperclips.....markers..you name it and I have to have it.  I am absolutely terrified of going back to work because I had a stupid moment and did something that got me into a whole heap of trouble..I...
    mjmcguire mjmcguire
    41-45
    Mar 19, 2012

    I Steal Office Supplies ...

    I steal office supplies all the time; mostly postage though.  I guess I think of it as the raise I didn't get, or the bonus that should have been bigger, whatever.
    legalsexy legalsexy
    36-40, F
    Feb 11, 2008

    Undocumented Bonus

    One of the few benefits of working in a large corporation is ready access to various supplies.  For many years I never paid for a notepad or a pen.  When I was working on my first book, unlimited access to the copier came in handy.  Even small things like tape and...
    ElLagarto ElLagarto
    56-60, M
    9 Responses Jul 16, 2007

    CD's

    I totally steal CD's. Not a lot...just one here & there. And push pins, note pads, legal pads...paper clips...whatever I need in (in small amounts) for the home office. Don't tell on me, ok? OH! I steal postage too, legalsexy. We have a postage meter...heh heh...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Feb 11, 2008

    Stealing Is Bad!

    I don't steal office supplies, but I have a sick office supply obsession. We are in the process of getting all our cubicles to have the same setup so we are more organized and efficient (yeah right) and we passed around the Corporate Express catalog yesterday and today and I am...
    ladyloves ladyloves
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 22, 2009

    Not On Purpose Though

    I just kind of put a pen in my hair or a marker in my pocket so I'll have easy access when I need it and not have to stop at my desk...I also have left the building with a stapler or a set of clippers (floral pruners, I guess) in my back pocket.  (By the way, I work at a...
    mandarose524 mandarose524
    26-30, F
    Feb 11, 2008
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