A Damn Shame

Discussion in 'Fly Fishing Forum' started by miyawaki, Apr 6, 2011.

  1. miyawaki

    miyawaki Active Member

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    My wife washed a shirt with a cigar in the pocket and now it's on the floor.

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    Leland.
     
  2. Jeff Dodd

    Jeff Dodd Active Member

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    I bet she loved picking tobacco out of the other clothes.. Don't ask how I know this please.
     
  3. Cruik

    Cruik Active Member

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    Looks like a lost argument just waiting to happen.
     
  4. Itchy Dog

    Itchy Dog Some call me Kirk Werner

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    Interesting that your wife smokes stogies, Leland.
     
  5. dryflylarry

    dryflylarry "Chasing Riseforms"

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    Don't just stand there. Pick it up!
     
  6. kelvin

    kelvin Active Member

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    I have a box of Royal Jamacain Parklanes coming I will swing by the shop and drop one off for you if you promise to forgive her



    behind ever powerful man there is a woman who washes the cigars he left in his shirt
    -Winston Churchhill
     
  7. flybill

    flybill Purveyor of fine hackle, wine & cigars!

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    That is hilarious Kelvin! I guess Churchhill used to go through a box of cigars a day!

    Leland, did you put a chalk outline around it, little numbers and take photos? Or just call in CSI...
     
  8. Mike Wilson

    Mike Wilson Yakbowbw

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    Chop it up in a cross cut fashion and put a pinch between your cheek and gums. You could also use a morter and pestal to grind the dried remains into a fine powdered snuff, pinch up the nose colonial style may be relaxing. Don't let that accident lead you to waste a good cigar. I hate to see waste.
     
  9. Upton O

    Upton O Blind hog fisherman

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    Will there be a memorial?
     
  10. Steve Saville

    Steve Saville Active Member

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    That is a shame, though I don't indulge any longer. I can still feel the pain. The cigar doesn't look much different than the ones my grandfather used to chew on at this point.
     
  11. Old Man

    Old Man Just an Old Man

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    It's not much of a loss. How about leaving a camera in one of your pockets and you forgot about it until it came out of the washing machine. I did it with a cheap digital one. It turned on but just wouldn't take any pictures. It was in one of the many pockets of my summer shorts.

    No big loss.
     
  12. Alex MacDonald

    Alex MacDonald Dr. of Doomology

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    kinda reminds me of one of those Outbacks! I'll light up a Padron Champagne today as a memorial, Leland!
     
  13. John Dude

    John Dude Learned skills from George Dickel

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    If you quit smoking, you wouldn't have this problem. Have more money in your pocket, too
     
  14. Ed Call

    Ed Call Mumbling Moderator Staff Member

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    Put it in your pocket did you? You need to talk to Bitterroot about that.

    I say shred it up, pack the classic pipe and enjoy.
     
  15. Matthew Gulbranson

    Matthew Gulbranson Resident Swinger

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    Probably a good thing really. Just gave you more time to live to catch more fish.