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|Jakse375 ||07 May 2015 11:00 p.m. PST|
I'm sure some of you are familiar with my "Alpha Complex" stories of my normal job. I've got a quick story about my other job.
I own a small business where we build, install, repair and remove personal boat docks. Mostly on Lake Chautauqua but also a few on other local lakes and ponds. Plus a few on the Niagara River.
I was talking to a customer the other morning who was convinced that my crew wouldn't be able to move his boat lift. ( I didn't want to tell him that I could move it by myself.) So I told him, well A was a d-lineman for(insert local school) B was the starting center for (insert local school) And C was all state.
He looked at me (I'm 6' 240lbs and bigger than all three other guys) and asked what position I played?
I played chess, thats why I'm the boss.
| Texas Jack ||08 May 2015 2:14 a.m. PST|
| Florida Tory ||08 May 2015 6:26 a.m. PST|
That's a great story!
|B6GOBOS ||08 May 2015 6:43 a.m. PST|
Oh gosh that is a great story!!!
|Who asked this joker||08 May 2015 6:46 a.m. PST|
*golf clap* Well played sir!
|Streitax ||08 May 2015 7:05 a.m. PST|
Parry and THRUST HOME, sir!
|Tom Bryant ||08 May 2015 2:58 p.m. PST|
BRAVO ZULU SIR, BRAVO ZULU!
|Charlie 12||08 May 2015 11:08 p.m. PST|
| Doctor X ||15 May 2015 9:07 p.m. PST|
Was the customer smart enough to get your joke?
|MarescialloDiCampo||19 May 2015 7:18 a.m. PST|
Did you get the customers business?
|Jakse375 ||24 Jun 2015 12:42 p.m. PST|
@ Doctor X I doubt it. More money than brains.
@MarescialloDiCampo I've been installing this dock for years. The original owners moved and he was the new owner. He was real impressed with our "ability" (cough) to move it. I have a feeling he's the kind of guy that only sweets at tax time.