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#137: 02-22-2013, 09:09 PM
 
 SurlyOldManMN
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Originally Posted by redstriker View Post
Awesome progress for this thread. Nice to see that $700 jump in that account.
You would s**t if you knew how many people were involved with that last $700 (or weren't, as it were). It was another proverbial boot to the skull... in a good way.

I'm thoroughly enjoying being at a loss for words while trying to explain this whole thing to my son. He caught me off guard earlier this week by casually mentioning he likes that I smile more and I'm nicer lately. Mixed feelings on that one... Anyway, I got the last paypal notification in the car tonight while we were waiting on my wife at the pharmacy. It was a non-trivial amount. He saw my reaction and asked, "are the subaru people being super nice again?".

It's trickier to explain than it sounds...

Best. Parenting. Challenge. Ever.
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