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Lydia Leftcoast Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-08-08 10:53 AM
Response to Reply #31
35. I didn't have a police whistle, but I did have a soprano recorder
Edited on Tue Jan-08-08 10:54 AM by Lydia Leftcoast
I unscrewed the recorder and blew as hard as I could through the mouthpiece. It makes a noise as nasty as any police whistle.
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  - No habla ingles.  Blue-Jay   Jan-07-08 11:46 PM   #1 
  - You could always track down HER phone number...  DarkTirade   Jan-08-08 12:00 AM   #2 
  - Assuming she called from her phone, I have it.  LeftyMom   Jan-08-08 12:02 AM   #4 
     - Try a reverse phone number lookup  TommyO   Jan-08-08 11:27 AM   #44 
  - Star codes.  ThomCat   Jan-08-08 12:02 AM   #3 
  - I don't have a land line, this was to my cell phone.  LeftyMom   Jan-08-08 12:04 AM   #5 
  - A referee's whistle does wonders. Warn your neighbors first  havocmom   Jan-08-08 12:08 AM   #7 
  - Your cell carrier can be even more helpful than a landline company.  ThomCat   Jan-08-08 12:08 AM   #8 
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     - I'm sorry.  ThomCat   Jan-08-08 08:18 PM   #59 
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     - did it give you her name by chance?  Inchworm   Jan-08-08 12:14 AM   #12 
        - Nah.  LeftyMom   Jan-08-08 12:16 AM   #13 
  - Good grief  snailly   Jan-08-08 12:11 AM   #10 
  - I did. I'm just concerned this weirdo will call back.  LeftyMom   Jan-08-08 12:13 AM   #11 
     - Sorry for sounding harsh.  snailly   Jan-08-08 12:17 AM   #14 
     - I was on the phone maybe 30 seconds.  LeftyMom   Jan-08-08 12:21 AM   #15 
     - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-08-08 12:24 AM   #16 
        - Huh?  LeftyMom   Jan-08-08 12:28 AM   #17 
        - OK. Nevermind.  Blue-Jay   Jan-08-08 12:29 AM   #18 
        - lols  GirlinContempt   Jan-08-08 12:32 AM   #20 
        - !  bicentennial_baby   Jan-08-08 10:49 AM   #32 
        - .  Midlodemocrat   Jan-08-08 10:55 AM   #37 
        - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-08-08 11:07 AM   #41 
        - .  fudge stripe cookays   Jan-08-08 11:15 AM   #43 
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  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-08-08 11:34 PM   #63 
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  - Deleted sub-thread  Name removed   Jan-08-08 07:38 AM   #28 
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  - Ok.....how is this  cabraverde   Jan-08-08 11:51 AM   #51 
     - Now that's more like it!  Orrex   Jan-08-08 11:55 AM   #52 
  - you can be a smart ass...just have to learn the right clique to do it to. nt.  IndianaJones   Jan-08-08 11:49 AM   #49 
     - Heh heh. You wrote clique.  Orrex   Jan-08-08 11:55 AM   #53 
     - Thats all it was, just a smart ass (or dumb ass)  cabraverde   Jan-08-08 11:58 AM   #54 
        - much worse is written about "accepted targets". you did nothing wrong. nt.  IndianaJones   Jan-08-08 12:23 PM   #56 
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  - I answered the phone in Chinese for a while  NewJeffCT   Jan-08-08 08:08 AM   #29 
  - If all else fails, have your number changed  Taverner   Jan-08-08 10:46 AM   #30 
  - Police whistle...blown hard...  KC2   Jan-08-08 10:48 AM   #31 
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  - Air horn.  Wcross   Jan-08-08 11:06 AM   #40 
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