-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
On Sunday 23 September 2001 17:52, Ivan E. Moore II wrote:
> when the cat is away....
*impression of mice having evil grins* >:-)
> holy smokes... [...after reading through the thread of messages on this
> subject...] ok...so I get back from my 4 days of camping off in the
> wilderness where even my cell phone didn't work and wowzers...
> I think you all have gone overboard on this...I don't even know how to
> react...other than to figure out how to squeeze more free time to put
> more into this.
This is why I was pretty leery of buying you computer stuff. I (personally,
can't speak for others) didn't want you to see this is the carrot half of the
"carrot and stick" combo :-) I'm happy with everything that you do *now*, no
need to drive your wife even /more/ nuts..... Think of it as appreciation of
everything you do, rather than a means of making you feel guilty for not
> I guess I should at least answer the question of what you could spend
> the money on:
> (in no particular order)
> * Donate it to Debian
Good idea, not going to happen. This is all about you, baby ;-)
> * No computer items...I have plenty and really don't have room for
> anything else at the moment.
> * Gift Cert's for R.E.I. would be a plus as I can always spend money
> there. :) (R.E.I. for those of you who don't know is an recreational
> equipment store that just kicks butt)
I have two REI's in town that I could get a gift certificate from. This is
> * Someone mentioned movie passes...while that would be awesome, there
> really isn't a decent movie theatre out here... either way tho I
> would definatly use it...there is a United Artists out here...
All we have are Edward's Cinemas, maybe UA has something online?
> * And the "make the wife happy" bits...ummm...if you want to help in
> this arena I would say this...one of my christmas gifts for my wife this
> year is a trip to Ireland in May. (May is our anniversary...I know it
> sounds strange to give it to her in December...but it gives her 5 months to
> save money and anticipate, plan, and freak out over the trip)...anyways
> I've been planning on doing one of those 11 or 12 day tours where the
> flight, hotel, tour, and some food is included. If you want to help pitch
> in for this I wouldn't complain. :)
Definetly any cash left over will go to the "making wife happy" fund :-)
> anyways...while I only expect not to be bitched out for the work I do, I
> won't complain if you do this. Can't complain about free stuff anyways.
> shoot..I still have a crap load of email to dig through and a few bugs to
Well, I hope you had a great weekend off. Welcome back!
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
Version: GnuPG v1.0.6 (GNU/Linux)
Comment: For info see http://www.gnupg.org
-----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
- Re: 2.2.1
- From: Franz Keferböck <email@example.com>
- Re: 2.2.1
- From: "Ivan E. Moore II" <firstname.lastname@example.org>