41634Re: Dinner today
- Aug 1, 2007I left the store with a catalog and I have spent the rest of my day
looking at it. Go figure, huh? Can't buy it, so I just look at it for
hours! What a pasttime.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Wenda Stephens" <wendavcs@...>
> Thanks, I apprieciate the help.
> I am going to look around and see if I can pull any deals. Things I
> have seen or come highly recommended here or on other forums. I may
> just pick it up.
> I should pay attention to weights & size, but I am more visual.. I
> can guest-i-mate a foot. But go over a yard and I am lost, I have no
> clue with meters or any of the other "new" measurements they try to
> get us to convert to (tried when I was in 2nd grade).. Diameter is XX
> means what???.. Same with weights.. Sometimes I like the feel of
> something heavy as it means quality to me. But not if I have to hold
> it and manuver with it for any length of time. Add heavy and bulky, I
> can hold it in the store, and say "NO, way".. But say XX weight & XX
> size and I can not get a feel for it in my hands, doing whatever it
> is I want to do.
> Other things like looking at something and thinking it would be a
> nice fit for my 12" DO (or having a 12" DO sold near-by to check it
> out, are lost on the internet.) Or looking at something and maybe I
> don't have much use for it's intended purpose, but holding it and
> turning it in my hands I may think of a great purpose for it in a non-
> traditional way.
> Besides which, it is just a great feeling to surround yourself with
> all that great cast-iron, and just dream of what you could do if you
> owned it all.. You may walk out with only a $10 dollar trivit or
> something, but for that short incredible moment there was that
> possiblity that you could have packed up a U-haul worth of
> merchandise, and claimed yourself king or Queen of the Cast-iron
> Yes, my husband does have to worry once we get Cabela's in here, or I
> track down that hidden store selling cast iron. But while I am cast
> iron shopping, he will be over getting gadgets for the kayaks, or
> hunting down a lighter backpacking do-dad.. So the answer is, I have
> to shop at Cabela and not take him.. HA.. more money to spend on my
> --- In email@example.com, "nanny2gm" nanny2gm@
> > They do at least give you weights on the internet, so that is a
> > and as for bad, i spent way to long in that store. That store is
> > dangerous. Luckily, I didn't have any $$$ to spend so I wasn't in
> > danger of over-spending on this occasion!! I WILL be back, for the
> > record! Let me know if I can help in any way in the future.
> > --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Wenda Stephens"
> > <wendavcs@> wrote:
> > >
> > > Yes, You are bad, thanks.. I may try that, but you know it's just
> > > to be in a room that has all the stuff and you can size it and
> > > it, and go ohhh.. and ahhh.. Sort of the difference between buying
> > > clothes from a store, and buying it on the internet. We just went
> > > through that buying my son a swimsuit at the marked down prices,
> > > liked it on the internet and did not even need to open the package
> > when
> > > it came. He did not see the light plaid design in it from the
> > internet.
> > >
> > > I recently bought a charcoal chimney of internet. When it came, I
> > > shocked at how large it was, compared to others I have seen. I
> kept it
> > > but the size is causing problems with my lighting the charcoal. As
> > have
> > > way to much basket for the tiny amount I need to start up.
> > >
> > > Wenda
> > >
> > > --- In email@example.com, "nanny2gm" nanny2gm@
> > > wrote:
> > > You could then go to Lodge_Sevierville@
> > > > <mailto:Lodge_Sevierville@ and order from them and get the
> > > > 20% outlet discount and if it's shipped outside Tn. you do not
> > > sales
> > > > tax. That goes for anyone who is reading and interested so I
> > she
> > > is
> > > > ready because I told her I was getting this information for some
> > > friends
> > > > who lived out of state. I didn't happen to mention how many
> > > > though-OOPS!! My bad!!
> > >
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