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Thursday, August 17, 2006

State Fair

I am feeling great relief now that I dropped off all of my items to the Great State Fair of Nebraska. I finished the socks last night. They are gorgeous. I used the Hederas pattern from Knitty. I didn't forget to enter Snowdrop, either. I have a good feeling about her. I didn't even wear my optimistic deodorant today! I did, however, wear some that smells like violets. I don't know how that is supposed to make me feel, maybe lucky. Here's what happened to me on my way to the fairgrounds.

My car was on empty. Lucky? We'll see. I went to the station down the street because it was a "cheap" $2.83. The tanker was there so I couldn't fill up. Then, I remembered the station at 48th and Randolph. It was $2.89. Oh well. I was about to run out of gas. I pulled in. I started to fill up. I read a little flier on the pump. "Customer Appreciation Day! 5 cents off each gallon! Free hotdogs! Free ice cream! Free drinks!" Are you kidding me? This IS my lucky day! I filled up in every way that I could and drove off feeling might glad that I chose the violet deodorant today.

6 comments:

  1. Gosh, your whole life just screams..."I'M A WINNER!!!---YOU GOT THAT EVERYBODY--I'M A WINNER!!!!!!! LuuuuuuCKy!

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  2. I meant to say LuuuucKEEEEEEe. Apparently, you can not edit your comments on Blogger.com.

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  3. Score! I feel good knowing that I'm not the only one that drives a little bit further for cheaper gas even when I'm on empty.

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  4. Janet9:30 PM

    Cute socks! Good luck with the state fair entries. Maybe today's luck will extend a little longer.

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  5. hey where can i get some deoderant like that? LOL GOOD LUCK! you're going to do great!

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  6. Good luck with the state fair! Although, you don't need it..miss lucky pants.

    Gas here is 2.69

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