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|OT: You know you are getting "old" when...|
Message #1 Posted by bill platt on 3 Mar 2006, 11:37 a.m.
You grab a blackwing 602 pencil to take a phone message, and then realize, with dread, that it is probably an irreplaceable antique now and after a search that yes, it is discontinued and is now a collector's item.
I can't begin to think of where I've experienced this feeling before...;-)
|(Nuts! You just raised the going price by 14% . . . ;-)|
Message #2 Posted by Paul Brogger on 3 Mar 2006, 11:59 a.m.,
in response to message #1 by bill platt
(Actually, what is a "blackwing 602 pencil"? I'll have to do a Google search.)
|Re: (Nuts! You just raised the going price by 14% . . . ;-)|
Message #3 Posted by bill platt on 3 Mar 2006, 1:53 p.m.,
in response to message #2 by Paul Brogger
What do you tink of this thread:
I thought of you and your ability to open up pioneers....
Blackwing is my favorite pencil. I had boxes of them but I am afraid I am down to my last box :-(
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