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Old 16.03.2011, 11:42
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Old 17.03.2011, 07:28
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Re: Illegal to trim neighbors invasive bushes

Thank you all for your replies. Ja, sounds like just a case of presenting my case, politely ...... Will try and aprehend the ladies while they are tending their vegetable garden down the border line, and make my case known.

We usually have a good relationship, so I hope it all works out well (to my advantage. It`s just the husband of one of them who is an aggressive looking sort and he is the one who does the strong arm cutting. But stilll, if this is the order of the land, then so be it, huh?
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Old 17.03.2011, 08:43
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Thank you all for your replies. Ja, sounds like just a case of presenting my case, politely ...... Will try and aprehend the ladies while they are tending their vegetable garden down the border line, and make my case known.
That should work out just fine, a gentle yak over the veggie patch which is alrady a point of mutual interest. A bit like people with kids attract other people with kids, dog owners to dog owners etc.

You never know, they may even offer to do it themselves.
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Re: Illegal to trim neighbors invasive bushes

Well ... blow me down and tar me with feathers!

You cannot imagine what happened today!

I went out, this morning, to continue my bush trimmings ...... and I heard a chainsaw......

The surly old guy had a professional Gardener there ... and they CUT DOWN THE ENTIRE BUSH!

And I had not even said ONE word about the subject yet!

I put it down to my Witching Powers - they are getting stronger and stronger by the day as I grow older ... according to my Grandchildren, who now treat me with a lot more respect than they did yesterday ... they had heard me discussing the bush/neighbors story with their parents last night.....and today the bush is gone!
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Old 18.03.2011, 00:55
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Re: Illegal to trim neighbors invasive bushes

Well would you like to come for coffee and see if your powers work on my neighbour( weve already tried taling to him and that didnt work)
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I put it down to my Witching Powers - they are getting stronger and stronger by the day as I grow older ... according to my Grandchildren, who now treat me with a lot more respect than they did yesterday ... they had heard me discussing the bush/neighbors story with their parents last night.....and today the bush is gone!
Note to myself: Don't mess with that girl...
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A job well done, I would say!

Any chance you could hold classes in neighbour management?
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Old 18.03.2011, 10:11
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So that's where my hair went...
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Well would you like to come for coffee and see if your powers work on my neighbour( weve already tried taling to him and that didnt work)
Sure I`ll come over.......... for a Whisky - NOT Coffee - and we can sort out those neighbors of yours and whatever it is they should be doing.

I`m just waiting for the Full Moon phase to try out a broom I bought at Landi today. (most yupppies think those are ornamental brooms!)
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Sure I`ll come over.......... for a Whisky - NOT Coffee - and we can sort out those neighbors of yours and whatever it is they should be doing.

I`m just waiting for the Full Moon phase to try out a broom I bought at Landi today. (most yupppies think those are ornamental brooms!)
This is priceless
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Old 18.03.2011, 19:18
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Re: Illegal to trim neighbors invasive bushes

See, I told you. The obidient citizen of the Swiss society happened to be a member of the EF as well. Single phone call and a chain saw in action...
Truly Swiss precision!
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