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Old 03-18-2008, 11:50 PM
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As a new day dawns and I want to PUKE

Good morning campers, as the excuses pile up as to why I get to sit on my hands AGAIN (let the whining begin) I guess I'll just think about my all the things at home and try to figure out what I'll do with todays earnings after Uncle Sugar gets his cut.
1 wish List for the 250 keeps getting bigger
2 "Honey Do" list is way to big already and continues to grow

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Old 03-18-2008, 11:55 PM
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Yeah, I feel for you. I know whats it like to not be able to work and have it keep you from home. All you want to do is is your job and go home!
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Old 03-19-2008, 12:01 AM
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It took them 4 days to cut 4 pieces of I-Beam and weld 6 pieces of uprights to it and now I get to wait for them to EVALUATE if it'll do the job. To top it off the crew that came on the same day I did is leaving today and the locals have a national holiday starting today till Monday. Guess I'll get another book read today. Let's see actuall days doing absolutely nothing, 9 and counting, days piddling around and trying to look busy, 10, days actually productive 9.
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Old 03-19-2008, 12:04 AM
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can you shoot home for a couple of days?
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Hey, I'm starting to sound like a local, got to watch and make sure I don't start lookin like one and start talking Pigeon like them.
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Old 03-19-2008, 12:06 AM
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This is exciting.
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It took them 4 days to cut 4 pieces of I-Beam and weld 6 pieces of uprights to it and now I get to wait for them to EVALUATE if it'll do the job. To top it off the crew that came on the same day I did is leaving today and the locals have a national holiday starting today till Monday. Guess I'll get another book read today. Let's see actuall days doing absolutely nothing, 9 and counting, days piddling around and trying to look busy, 10, days actually productive 9.
Kind of sounds like when I was initiated in the Clampers...I was given a hack saw to cut fire wood...When the process seemed too fast, the blade was reversed.
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Old 03-19-2008, 12:12 AM
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can you shoot home for a couple of days?
They're afraid to let me go to the beach and stay in the hotel because they think I'll go get on a plane and leave. If I leave the country I have to get a new Visa and Work Permit ($400.00 and about a month to 6 weeks). These guys think I'm crazy as every other feild rep has told them to pack sand about coming back but me. Every time they say the equipment is F***ed Up I show them where their support systems and operators are the problem. Here I go again on one of my Tirades.

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Old 03-19-2008, 12:16 AM
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There is where you messed up...Forget the Visa..never leave home without American Express!
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Old 03-19-2008, 12:19 AM
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Got to have the passport or you can't get through the airport. My tickets a E-Ticket so that's not the problem. I carry a company Mastercard with a 20k limit refreshed every 4 weeks so
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Old 03-19-2008, 12:21 AM
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20K huh? UM.... I think I need a new something or other that you can sneek through.

Come on, We all do it
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Old 03-19-2008, 12:30 AM
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Thats 4 of my Tranny's. Eric, let's talk about this card you have.
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Old 03-19-2008, 12:36 AM
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Got to have the passport or you can't get through the airport. My tickets a E-Ticket so that's not the problem. I carry a company Mastercard with a 20k limit refreshed every 4 weeks so
Can we trade cards?
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Old 03-19-2008, 12:49 AM
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Ah no and no and definetly NO WAY. I got in trouble buying a digital camera for a job one time and buying someone elses airline ticket. They call it a T&L card (travel and living). So for travel, hotels and food ONLY. And we get audited every 3 months so it's got to stay tight.
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Old 03-19-2008, 12:54 AM
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