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#2030738 - 02/10/13 08:02 PM Do not buy a new Charles Walter piano  
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#2030751 - 02/10/13 08:27 PM Re: Do not buy a new Charles Walter piano [Re: Rod Verhnjak]  
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Too late! I already did not buy one!


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#2031014 - 02/11/13 10:26 AM Re: Do not buy a new Charles Walter piano [Re: BDB]  
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Originally Posted by BDB
Too late! I already did not buy one!


Nicely done, BDB.


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#2031561 - 02/12/13 01:04 AM Re: Do not buy a new Charles Walter piano [Re: BDB]  
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Originally Posted by BDB
Too late! I already did not buy one!


So didn't I. Whew.


I'd rather be practicing wink
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#2031571 - 02/12/13 01:22 AM Re: Do not buy a new Charles Walter piano [Re: Rod Verhnjak]  
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You're absolutely right, Rod. Buy my used one instead...just as nice and half the price! wink


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#2031685 - 02/12/13 08:24 AM Re: Do not buy a new Charles Walter piano [Re: Rod Verhnjak]  
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Eeeww. Who would ever buy a piano with a person's name on the fallboard? I just can't think of any good one which does.


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#2031916 - 02/12/13 04:10 PM Re: Do not buy a new Charles Walter piano [Re: jmcintyre]  
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Originally Posted by jmcintyre
Originally Posted by BDB
Too late! I already did not buy one!


So didn't I. Whew.


Neither didn'................wait.............. WHAT???

DAMMIT!!!!!


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#2031961 - 02/12/13 05:19 PM Re: Do not buy a new Charles Walter piano [Re: Rod Verhnjak]  
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mahermusic, I am so sorry you made such a horrible mistake. As a fellow forumite, I'd be happy to make the sacrifice and take that Charles Walter off your hands. What time shall I have the movers pick it up?

No need to thank me.


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#2031982 - 02/12/13 05:43 PM Re: Do not buy a new Charles Walter piano [Re: Plowboy]  
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Rod - I'm willing to trade your Charles Walter for my Charlie Sheen "Upright"! grin


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