I did something friendly today.

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  1. RenchFries

    RenchFries Official Dawgshed Dutch representative Gold

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    Pouring rain, super shitty weather. Driving home in the daily big-ass traffic jam.

    I see a broken down Smart car standing with blinkers on in the middle of the road. That's one of these little cars:

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    Cars and trucks are driving past it left and right. I hesitate for a second and park my car on the side and walk over. I find a woman in her thirties in the car who doesn't know what do do and is kinda frozen/panicked. She was pretty cute. I offer her to push the car out of the road with heavy traffic. She looks at me like I'm a knight in shining armor. She asks my name and I just tell her my name is Dick. She shakes my hand and thanks me and almost hugs me.

    I push the car a 150 feet or so around a corner, out of the road and out of hazard's way. After this, I'm soaking wet and out of wind, but I'm her hero for today.

    I didn't even try to ask for a number or something, this made me feel good enough.

    Shit, I forgot how great it feels to help someone out for no reason and just be friendly.


    Peace 'n love... peace 'n love.
     
  2. MatthewT

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    goo for you dude :up:
     
  3. Reggae Mistress

    Reggae Mistress Old Catcher's Mitt

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    You did a mitzvah!
     
  4. Gomez

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    good job dick
     
  6. ralphberries

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    Karma! Good things may happen soon!
     
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    Shoulda got her number dick
     
  8. RenchFries

    RenchFries Official Dawgshed Dutch representative Gold

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    I know. You're a 100% right.

    Oh well.

    Nothing I can change about it now.
     
  9. GHP

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    Big ups nigga you done good :D
     
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    HeinousMark Creepy-Ass Cracka VIP

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    That is cool, rench... My karma is such that when I do a good deed, fate usually kicks me in the balls, but I try to do it anyway. Those little smart cars freak me out though; must be like sitting on a skateboard in heavy traffic, especially around big 18 wheelers.
     
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    HeinousMark Creepy-Ass Cracka VIP

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    BTW, Rench, aren't you the dude who had to move and also started a new job not too long ago? How's that stuff working out for ya?
     
  12. gridman

    gridman Dancing Madly Backwards

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    You shoulda walked up like you were gonna help and asked her for some Grey Poupon
     
  13. SIPAWITZ

    SIPAWITZ Bialy Whore Banned User

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    I gave a homeless guy an arby's chicken sandwich yesterday then went on to hit my two team NBA parlay for $130

    Felt great
     
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    good for you man that is really cool
     
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    so instead of trying to pull over to the shoulder, she let her car break down in the middle lane?


    female drivers :jj:
     
  16. RenchFries

    RenchFries Official Dawgshed Dutch representative Gold

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    Well, the average car in Europe is a lot smaller than the average car in the USA. SUV's and big luxury sedans are only for rich people because of insane taxes on them ($1500+ a year) and gas prices that are around $9.50 a gallon (quick calculation).

    Yeah, man. I started a new job and I'm looking for a place still. I'll probably move at the end of this month or next month. I'm going to move in with a roommate, otherwise I'll just blow my entire salary on rent/food/taxes. Living in the city is expensive.

    I make a measly 1600 bucks a month (after taxes), and anything half-decent on my own would run me around a 1000 bucks. With a roommate, I'll be living in a new and luxurious apartment for around 650.

    :thumbup2:
    I don't get it.
    Yeah, oh well. That's why schmucks like me can play the knight in shining armor every now and then.

    I wouldn't want it any other way.
     
  17. Slippy

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    FUCK YOU....it happens sometimes.

    My entire electrical system shut down on me in the middle lane of the 400 southbound one morning. Just shut the fuck down.

    I made it to the slow lane....but that's as far as it would go. It was goddamn TERRIFYING....transports whipping by you at 120km's an hour....if it wasn't for a good guy like rench...I'd have likely just succumbed to a heart attack.
     
  18. HeinousMark

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    I hope it works out good for you. I had a few nightmare roommates that made me shy of ever doing it again, even though it it much more affordable...
     
  19. Gomez

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    canadienne cars :facepalm:
     
  20. Slippy

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    I believe that Ford is an American company.

    And it was a minivan. :facepalm: