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Re: Re: lousy white trash neighbors


hmmm, too bad. Time for a privacy fence?

Andrea H
Beaufort, SC


----- Original Message ----- 
From: <gardenqueen@academicplanet.com>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Friday, May 14, 2004 7:13 AM
Subject: [CHAT] Re: lousy white trash neighbors


> Curtain rods?? They don't have curtains dear - they're trash! I guess I
> should be glad they aren't using Hefty bags as window treatments.
> Besides, even when his girlfriend does leave the house, she leaves the
> kids there (5 and 9 - unattended, nice huh?) so there is no way to get
> in the place unobserved.
>
>
> Pam Evans
> Kemp, TX
> zone 8A
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: Andrea H
> Sent: 5/13/2004 6:00:15 PM
> To: gardenchat@hort.net
> Subject: Re: Re: [CHAT] Re: lousy neighbors
>
> > you could sneak in and hide shrimp in the curtain rods. He'd never find
> > them......
> >
> > Andrea H
> > Beaufort, SC
> >
> >
> > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > From: <gardenqueen@academicplanet.com>
> > To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
> > Sent: Thursday, May 13, 2004 7:22 AM
> > Subject: Re: Re: [CHAT] Re: lousy neighbors
> >
> >
> > > And have Sugar going bonkers trying to find the chicken? Besides, that
> > > smell makes me physically ill. Our houses are less than 20 feet apart
> > > remember.
> > >
> > >
> > > Pam Evans
> > > Kemp, TX
> > > zone 8A
> > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > From: Jesse Bell
> > > Sent: 5/12/2004 2:18:02 PM
> > > To: gardenchat@hort.net
> > > Subject: Re: [CHAT] Re: lousy neighbors
> > >
> > > > It's true Dave. I've seen it first hand. It's really bad. I told Pam
if
> > > > she REALLY wanted to get rid of him, throw a raw chicken under his
house
> > > > every other week till the smell was so bad he moved. But...she'd
have to
> > > > smell it too. I think I'd deal with the smell for awhile just to get
rid
> > > > of him.
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > David Franzman <dfranzma@pacbell.net> wrote:ZOING!!! My goodness
Pam!
> > From the mouths of babes.
> > > >
> > > > David Franzman
> > > > A Touch of the Tropics
> > > > www.atouchofthetropics.net
> > > > ----- Original Message ----- 
> > > > From:
> > > > To:
> > > > Sent: Wednesday, May 12, 2004 10:38 AM
> > > > Subject: [CHAT] Re: lousy neighbors
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > > Nah he's just ignorant lazy useless belligerent white trash
squatting
> > in
> > > > > his granddad's old house. He sleazed in there before the old boy
was
> > > > > even cold. Two legged cockroach for real. One day he'll go. It's
on my
> > > > > prayer list.
> > > > >
> > > > >
> > > > > Pam Evans
> > > > > Kemp, TX
> > > > > zone 8A
> > > > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > > > From: Bonnie & Bill Morgan
> > > > > Sent: 5/11/2004 11:37:04 PM
> > > > > To: gardenchat@hort.net
> > > > > Subject: RE: [CHAT] Bamboo shoots?
> > > > >
> > > > > > Sue, welcome aboard!
> > > > > >
> > > > > > I think we've all had a brush with "difficult neighbors." One of
> > ours
> > > > > > threatened to shoot a neighbor's 3 pound dog for running through
the
> > > > corner
> > > > > > of his lot, and Pam had a real gem living by her in Texas. Pam,
was
> > he
> > > > a
> > > > > > left over from the drug house days? In any case, most of us just
try
> > > > and
> > > > > > get along with one another unless there is no way to do so. I
think
> > you
> > > > > > made a wise decision vacating the area in your situation.
> > > > > >
> > > > > > We're basically a "quiet" group with the occasional dry/odd
sense of
> > > > humor.
> > > > > > I can't think of a more wonderful group of folks to chat with!
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Blessings,
> > > > > > Bonnie (SW OH - zone 5)
> > > > > >
> > > > > > -----Original Message-----
> > > > > > From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net
[mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net]
> > On
> > > > Behalf
> > > > > > Of SueNY
> > > > > > Sent: Tuesday, May 11, 2004 11:25 PM
> > > > > > To: gardenchat@hort.net
> > > > > > Subject: Re: [CHAT] Bamboo shoots?
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Oh do I know about nutty neighbors! We had to move in March
because
> > of
> > > > one.
> > > > > > She lived below us and started harassing us like you would not
> > believe!
> > > > > > Anytime she heard us moving around she'd bang on her ceiling.
She'd
> > > > > > blast-and
> > > > > > I mean blast..our stuff would be shaking-her stereo and TV from
8am
> > to
> > > > 1am
> > > > > > several times a week! She kept trying to convince me my
boyfriend
> > was
> > > > > > sleeping
> > > > > > with a bunch of other women in the complex and that I should
dump
> > him.
> > > > Then
> > > > > > one day I dropped my keys and she called the police! She did it
> > again
> > > > once
> > > > > > when I dropped some groceries I was putting away. She verbally
> > abused
> > > > anyone
> > > > > > that came to the front door of the building for us...the
mailman,
> > UPS,
> > > > even
> > > > > > the poor paperboy, who quit because of her. I had to stop
ordering
> > > > garden
> > > > > > stuff through the mail cause I didn't want the poor mail guys to
get
> > > > > > attacked!
> > > > > > She'd come out in the hall and scream and scream at me, she even
> > lunged
> > > > at
> > > > > > me
> > > > > > a few times. I became so afraid of her I was virtually a
prisoner in
> > the
> > > > > > apartment. I wouldn't go out alone. Then she started physically
> > > > threatening
> > > > > > us. One day when I was in the apartment minding my own business
she
> > > > started
> > > > > > screaming up to me that if she as so much as heard the floor
creak
> > she
> > > > was
> > > > > > going to hurt me. I was so scared I called 911. Luckily our
landlord
> > > > agreed
> > > > > > she was a problem and moved us to another unit at the other end
of
> > the
> > > > > > complex. They want to evict her but since her unit is owned by a
> > > > different
> > > > > > landlord (we live in a co-op-some people live in the apartments
they
> > > > bought,
> > > > > > others rent them out and act as landlords) they can't. Her
landlord
> > > > wants
> > > > > > her
> > > > > > out but she is suing them for some reason so they are in a tough
> > spot.
> > > > > > Everyone in the building she's in has moved out because of her!
Sad
> > how
> > > > some
> > > > > > people just have to make others miserable to be happy. She's a
real
> > nut.
> > > > She
> > > > > > thinks she's wonderful and smart and everyone else is an idiot
and
> > > > "beneath
> > > > > > her." Ugh! So yeah, I can understand what it's like to have a
> > > > "difficult"
> > > > > > neighbor. To bring things back on topic, she was a lousy
> > gardener...she
> > > > had
> > > > > > two window boxes and everything she put in them died...LOL
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Sue
> > > > > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > > > > From: Aplfgcnys@aol.com
> > > > > > To: gardenchat@hort.net
> > > > > > Sent: Tuesday, May 11, 2004 5:24 PM
> > > > > > Subject: Re: [CHAT] Bamboo shoots?
> > > > > >
> > > > > >
> > > > > > Thanks, Sue. I am quite aware of bamboo's invasive qualities,
but
> > > > there
> > > > > > is
> > > > > > no danger of damage - just major annoyance. The bamboo in
question
> > is
> > > > at
> > > > > > the
> > > > > > bottom of the garden along the property line. We are on a pretty
> > > > steep
> > > > > > incline
> > > > > > with many rocky outcroppings between the house and the bamboo.
The
> > > > > > neighbor
> > > > > > is a difficult one, and may have planted the bamboo where she
did
> > > > because
> > > > > > we
> > > > > > would not let her put a deer fence across the middle of the
small
> > pond
> > > > we
> > > > > > share. She's a real nut about a lot of things, but we will cope.
> > > > > > Thanks for your concern, and everyone else's too.
> > > > > > Auralie
> > > > > >
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