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MY BIG wish

Postby fallingwickets » Mon Dec 05, 2016 5:32 am

My big wish is that the USPS / UPS/ Fedex people came up with some type of product identifying system that would 'see' when shaving stuff was in a package and once identified, they gave the package to an elite team of delivery specialists that would make sure the package was delivered earlier enough in the morning for you to use for that days shave! Im not asking for too much am I????????????? :D :D

Im probably being a big baby, but it drives me nuts to have that battle in my head: shave now or wait for delivery later today.
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Re: MY BIG wish

Postby ShadowsDad » Mon Dec 05, 2016 7:51 am

I suppose it's good to be able to have that problem.

UPS always delivers to us last in the day, so 7PM is not unusual. USPS delivered at 10AMish in the past, but now we're lucky if we get our mail before 3PM. FedEx is the early one now. We can see them as early as 11AM.

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Re: MY BIG wish

Postby brothers » Mon Dec 05, 2016 7:11 pm

Yeah, some guys hold off shaving for a while if they think they have a package coming later on. I've thought about it, but I don't think I've actually ever done it that way.
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Re: MY BIG wish

Postby CMur12 » Mon Dec 05, 2016 11:26 pm

Well, Clive, I shave at night, so delivery is always plenty early for me. 8)

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Re: MY BIG wish

Postby fallingwickets » Tue Dec 06, 2016 5:12 am

an update as an fyi.....I didnt wait :roll: I gave it serious consideration and even went back to see what carrier had it on the truck. usps!!! I knew then it wasnt coming before 5pm. If it was ups (12-2) I think I would have waited. This shaving habit is too much lol

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Re: MY BIG wish

Postby CMur12 » Tue Dec 06, 2016 3:52 pm

Clive, where I am, I tend to get USPS deliveries much earlier than UPS deliveries. It must depend upon where one is in their respective routes.

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Re: MY BIG wish

Postby Kyle76 » Tue Dec 06, 2016 6:46 pm

There's no law against shaving twice in a day.
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Re: MY BIG wish

Postby fallingwickets » Wed Dec 07, 2016 5:12 am

I tend to get USPS deliveries much earlier than UPS deliveries.


Not sure whether i should be happy or jealous :D

in any event, with Christmas just around the corner, I'm sure all these guys are going nutz or postal if you wish :lol: :lol:

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Re: MY BIG wish

Postby fallingwickets » Wed Dec 07, 2016 5:14 am

There's no law against shaving twice in a day.


thank goodness for the everyday little miracles

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Re: MY BIG wish

Postby kaptain_zero » Wed Dec 07, 2016 3:26 pm

For me the secret has been simple. Order so many things here and there that I have no idea when this or that will arrive. I also don't check tracking numbers and if I buy things online regularly enough, there will ALWAYS be something new in the mailbox! :mrgreen:

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Re: MY BIG wish

Postby fallingwickets » Thu Dec 08, 2016 6:36 am

Order so many things here and there that I have no idea when this or that will arrive


So, Im like that too and I wonder if the carriers think I own some type of store in the basement :D , HOWEVER, and I don't know why when it comes to shaving stuff I MUST know my orders status every second of the day until I have it in my hands....maybe one of the docs on the list can prescribe some good drugs for me LOLOLOLOLOL
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Re: MY BIG wish

Postby Squire » Mon Dec 12, 2016 8:36 pm

Kyle76 wrote:There's no law against shaving twice in a day.


A practice which I highly recommend.
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