[Ads-l] _point-blank_ "right away, immediately"

Dan Goncharoff thegonch at GMAIL.COM
Wed Dec 23 22:03:24 UTC 2015


Does she own a firearm?

DanG

On Wed, Dec 23, 2015 at 5:00 PM, Wilson Gray <hwgray at gmail.com> wrote:

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> "It reminded me _point-blank_ that It's not just about building buildings,
> it's about building relationships."
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> A "granddaughter's" comment about receiving a gift of a bottle of wine from
> a construction-worker. She's a sumpnother in the offices of a general
> contractor.laborer for the general contractor.
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> All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
> come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
> -Mark Twain
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