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A test of faith?

Tonight, while driving back from Knoxville, stopping mid way to relieve myself, in the urinal I spot a shiny, presumably new penny. I wondered how one might lose their change approaching this device, given that the pockets should not be in play, and figured it must be a sign, a test from above, if you will.

I had no time nor 3G network to PM Q and aa to get diverse opinions on what to do. The options were there, I was alone, there was plenty of soap in the dispenser above the sink, even a condom machine if I chose to purchase "cover," but then my logic kicked in, and the expenditure of $0.75 twice, with no guarantee re-use would be possible, to retrieve $0.01 was dismissed.

This consumed the time to unzip and fetch, and in the end, I followed my WWTKD mantra and used it for target practice.

Wonder if it will be there tomorrow . . .

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you'll get it as change at your local McD's next meal you buy there.



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Clearly a wishing well sort of arrangement--solid choice on your part
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Never assume that in the men's room. Never.
Have a bad experience to share?

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No – ‘cause I never assumed;

But since you axed…

Back when I was a security manager mumble, mumble years ago we had a client come to us very upset when a female employee found a camera in the ladies. The entire management team was forced to spend the better part of a busy afternoon watching the tapes over and over again.

We wanted to say – but didn’t – ‘what do you want us to do? Call the cops – we can’t do anything.’
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Penny or not, I heard the colored cubes taste really bad.
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No – ‘cause I never assumed;

But since you axed…

Back when I was a security manager mumble, mumble years ago we had a client come to us very upset when a female employee found a camera in the ladies. The entire management team was forced to spend the better part of a busy afternoon watching the tapes over and over again.

We wanted to say – but didn’t – ‘what do you want us to do? Call the cops – we can’t do anything.’
Forced to watch over and over?

But, another thought, there might have been a camera in there. Missed my opportunity to be on "This is Howie Do It," perhaps.

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I worked as a slave in a gas station when I was 15. They had a strategic hole drilled in the wall of the ladies room. The older guys said I was too young to look and made me stay at the pumps. Came in to work one day and the place was shut down. Some woman spotted an eyeball. End of my budding careeer with Shell.
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I worked as a slave in a gas station when I was 15. They had a strategic hole drilled in the wall of the ladies room. The older guys said I was too young to look and made me stay at the pumps. Came in to work one day and the place was shut down. Some woman spotted an eyeball. End of my budding careeer with Shell.

But start of your bussing career as a Republican.........
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