October 2018 seventy-five word discussion thread

Luiglin

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Talking of November's thread, a word to the wise...
READ THE FIRST POST!!
Yes, I know we always say that, but​
SERIOUSLY.
DON'T TRY AND POST YOUR STORY WITHOUT READING THE FIRST POST AND/OR THE DISCUSSION THREAD FIRST.
That's me disqualified then. I work in IT, we don't read manuals - more a mix of a holistic approach and suck it and see.
 

mosaix

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That's me disqualified then. I work in IT, we don't read manuals - more a mix of a holistic approach and suck it and see.
I once made a guy put a new server back in all its boxes, then read the READ THIS FIRST documentation, then unpack the server again. A most enjoyable experience.
 

paranoid marvin

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Talking of November's thread, a word to the wise...
READ THE FIRST POST!!
Yes, I know we always say that, but​
SERIOUSLY.
DON'T TRY AND POST YOUR STORY WITHOUT READING THE FIRST POST AND/OR THE DISCUSSION THREAD FIRST.

*ears prick up* Oooh, intruiging! Something a bit different this month? Perhaps all entries have to be in the form of a poem? *crosses fingers*
 

dannymcg

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I once made a guy put a new server back in all its boxes, then read the READ THIS FIRST documentation, then unpack the server again. A most enjoyable experience.
Martinet of the first order sirrah!
Undoubtedly he still mutters your name through clenched teeth every time he's opened a box since then.
 
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