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  1. OverCoronavirus Pressure Mayberry = War Room, WR = OT. Shit. Banned

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    For the poor bastard who stopped me in a cold rain yesterday asking me to buy him some shoes.

    I had a lot to do, and I wasn't in the most generous mood, so I made some noncommittal comment and went on. I had the money, I felt a little guilty, but I didn't help him.

    It kept me up half the night while I listened to the rain keep pouring down.

    Next time some poor guy just wants some shoes or something, I'm helping.
     
  2. JAEGERX Gold Belt

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    shit maybe i'd would have gave him some money but im not buying fucking shoes for somebody

    anyway the guy was most likely gonna buy crack
     
  3. OverCoronavirus Pressure Mayberry = War Room, WR = OT. Shit. Banned

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    He actually said he wasn't asking for money, just for me to walk into the nearby store with him and buy him shoes.
    He needed em.
     
  4. JAEGERX Gold Belt

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    you think that guy had a job interview somewhere
     
  5. OverCoronavirus Pressure Mayberry = War Room, WR = OT. Shit. Banned

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    Wouldn't make any difference. He needed shoes, it wasn't asking much from someone who has plenty.
     
  6. JAEGERX Gold Belt

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    whats good having the shoes if you can get a fresh fit
     
  7. OverCoronavirus Pressure Mayberry = War Room, WR = OT. Shit. Banned

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    It was Cerrone asking for shoes, he took them off before he took a dive
     
  9. Jimmy McGill Bored with Sherdog Banned

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    Fuck him and his shoeless feet, Murica is the greatest country in the World, because only the strong survive
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  10. Phlog Dad Belt

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    Wow. Yeah, would buy shoes.

    Crocs.
     
  11. genecop Double Yellow Card Double Yellow Card

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    Go find him, make it right
     
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  14. OverCoronavirus Pressure Mayberry = War Room, WR = OT. Shit. Banned

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    And damned sure doesn't wear underwear
     
  15. SKYNET Madrugada Eterna Platinum Member

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    Where I'm from that sounds like a setup. Not saying it was, could be legit and I like doing the right thing but you need to consider what you may have avoided at another place in time
     
  16. BFoe Western States Heritage Champion Platinum Member

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    Agree. @Overpressure would it be out of your way to try and find the dude? I don’t know where you live, but here in the Midwest it’s snowy and cold as shit. Maybe you could find him and make his day.
     
  17. OverCoronavirus Pressure Mayberry = War Room, WR = OT. Shit. Banned

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    Sure. We call it that here too.
    I was cautious enough that I walked away.

    But I can't think what harm could've come from buying him shoes. Worst case, he decides I'm a mark and hits me up for money in the future.
     
  18. OverCoronavirus Pressure Mayberry = War Room, WR = OT. Shit. Banned

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    Mid Michigan.

    I'm going to see if I can find him. He didn't have any particular features that made him stand out, so don't know if I'll recognize him, but I took a good look at his busted, soaked zips.
     
  19. BFoe Western States Heritage Champion Platinum Member

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    Good luck. You seem like a good dude, I hope you’re able to work it out.
     
  20. OverCoronavirus Pressure Mayberry = War Room, WR = OT. Shit. Banned

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    If I can't find him I'm sure someone else will come along who needs help.
     

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