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Old 10-21-08, 07:45 AM   #1
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The waiting game

I am waiting for two cycling related packages at the moment. Both items were not available locally, so I ordered them online. One was not really ordered, but it was available online and not locally and had to be shipped to me.

Now I am sitting here at work, looking for the delivery trucks, wondering if I am going to get my schwag today.

Do you like the feeling of anticipation when you are expecting something, or dislike it?

I need instant gratification, so I dislike the waiting game. I always try to buy locally if possible.

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Old 10-21-08, 07:57 AM   #2
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All truckers and delivery drivers are on strike. Sorry
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I always think the best part of getting something is waiting for it. I love and hate waiting for bike schwag.
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I am waiting for two cycling related packages at the moment. Both items were not available locally, so I ordered them online. One was not really ordered, but it was available online and not locally and had to be shipped to me.

Now I am sitting here at work, looking for the delivery trucks, wondering if I am going to get my schwag today.

Do you like the feeling of anticipation when you are expecting something, or dislike it?

I need instant gratification, so I dislike the waiting game. I always try to buy locally if possible.

Discuss.
Most be rare parts, if you can't find them in the DFW area.
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TwoFish LockBlock and BikeBlock are in one package. The other was from looking a gift horse in the mouth.
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Old 10-21-08, 08:30 AM   #6
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Old 10-21-08, 08:43 AM   #8
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This happens to me constantly. I almost always have something on order. DVDs, videogames, bike parts, sexy lingerie...
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by sexy lingerie, you mean gimp suit, right?
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The gimp suit is for you big boy.
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Gimp suits are hawt!

Did you get a ballgag also?
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Crap, forgot to order that one...
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Just got a backorder notice from the Fenix Store. arggghhhhhh
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Doncha just love that?

One of the PC games i'm waiting for (and had preordered) is all out of stock already... So i'm gonna have to wait another week to get it.
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Pong is out of stock? See if they will let you get Asteroids or Defender instead.
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It's actually Dead Space:

http://deadspace.ea.com/

Pong/Assteroids/Defender are probably equally difficult to source too... At least an original boxed version.
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