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Re: Georgia's Pearl now some Texans

Gnomes...reminds me....have you seen the commercial with the jockey statue
driving the convertible and the gnome in the passenger seat, deer statue in
back?  They left a note when they left home telling the owner they couldn't
stand looking at the horrible lawn anymore.


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Melody" <mhobertm@excite.com>
To: <gardenchat@hort.net>
Sent: Wednesday, May 05, 2004 8:46 AM
Subject: Re: [CHAT] Georgia's Pearl now some Texans

> David: My husband is generally a pretty happy fella, but that day I was
> being pretty picky about how I wanted that urn to sit :-) Gnomes are
> next on my list of things I want for my gardens but again, I'm being
> pretty picky about what kind of gnomes I want: the old fashioned looking
> ones, that are about 18 inches high and come in brighter colors...can't
> find any around here. I live in central Iowa, little town called Hills,
> about seven miles south of Iowa City and the University of Iowa. The
> coleus have suffered a setback but I think they are going to
> recover...at least I hope so!
> Melody, IA (Z 5/4)
> "The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious."
> --Albert Einstein
>  --- On Tue 05/04, David Franzman < dfranzma@pacbell.net > wrote:
> From: David Franzman [mailto: dfranzma@pacbell.net]
> To: gardenchat@hort.net
> Date: Tue, 4 May 2004 16:55:01 -0700
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Georgia's Pearl now some Texans
> I JUST SAW THAT ONE. I thought it was hilarious. Not just because of
> the<br>obvious but because it really was a clever little piece tying in
> Hillary.<br><br>Melody your garden looks very nice. I love the pictures.
> Your husband (?)<br>doesn't quite look as happy say as a gnome or
> something but I'm sure he will<br>be fine. My guess is your coleus are
> toast. Remind me where you live?<br><br>David Franzman<br>A Touch of the
> Tropics<br>www.atouchofthetropics.net<br>----- Original Message -----
> <br>From: &quot;Melody&quot; &lt;mhobertm@excite.com&gt;<br>To:
> &lt;gardenchat@hort.net&gt;<br>Sent: Monday, May 03, 2004 10:04
> AM<br>Subject: Re: [CHAT] Georgia's Pearl now some
> Texans<br><br><br>&gt; Okay, okay, I've really, really tried not to
> reply to this message but I<br>find I just can't help
> myself:<br>&gt;<br>&gt; In the vein of wondering about some Texans, my
> favorite new bumper<br>sticker is:<br>&gt;<br>&gt; &quot;Somewhere in
> Texas, a village is missing it's idiot!'<br>&gt;<br>&gt; My abject and
> sincere apologies to any of our Republican friends out<br>&gt; there who
> might take issue with this statement, but I swear...I just<br>&gt;
> couldn't make myself stop!!!!!!! :-)<br>&gt;<br>&gt;<br>&gt; Melody, IA
> (Z 5/4)<br>&gt;<br>&gt; &quot;The most beautiful thing we can experience
> is the mysterious.&quot;<br>&gt; --Albert Einstein<br>&gt;<br>&gt; ---
> On Sat 05/01, Kitty &lt; kmrsy@comcast.net &gt; wrote:<br>&gt; From:
> Kitty [mailto: kmrsy@comcast.net]<br>&gt; To:
> gardenchat@hort.net<br>&gt; Date: Sat, 1 May 2004 14:45:23 -0500<br>&gt;
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] Georgia's Pearl<br>&gt;<br>&gt; &gt; I've always
> wondered about Texans...&lt;br&gt;&amp;gt; -jrf&lt;br&gt;&lt;br&gt;And I
> wonder<br>&gt; about some Texans more than
> others.....&lt;br&gt;&lt;br&gt;Kitty&lt;br&gt;&lt;br&gt;-----<br>&gt;
> Original Message ----- &lt;br&gt;From: &amp;quot;James R.
> Fisher&amp;quot;<br>&gt; &amp;lt;garrideb@well.com&amp;gt;&lt;br&gt;To:
> &amp;lt;gardenchat@hort.net&amp;gt;&lt;br&gt;Sent:<br>&gt; Saturday, May
> 01, 2004 5:31 AM&lt;br&gt;Sub
> ject: Re: [CHAT] Georgia's<br>&gt;
> Pearl&lt;br&gt;&lt;br&gt;&lt;br&gt;&amp;gt; David Franzman
> wrote:&lt;br&gt;&amp;gt;&lt;br&gt;&amp;gt; &amp;gt; nights.<br>&gt; Most
> folks in Houston are in pots.&lt;br&gt;&amp;gt;
> &amp;gt;&lt;br&gt;&amp;gt;<br>&gt;
> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++&lt;br&gt;&amp;gt;
> Mmm ?<br>&gt; Most folks in Houston are potted, you say
> ?&lt;br&gt;&amp;gt; I've always wondered<br>&gt; about
> Texans...&lt;br&gt;&amp;gt; -jrf&lt;br&gt;&amp;gt; -- &lt;br&gt;&amp;gt;
> Jim Fisher&lt;br&gt;&amp;gt;<br>&gt; Vienna, Virginia
> USA&lt;br&gt;&amp;gt; 38.9 N 77.2 W&lt;br&gt;&amp;gt; USDA Zone
> 7&lt;br&gt;&amp;gt;<br>&gt; Max. 105 F [40 C], Min. 5 F [-15
> C]&lt;br&gt;&amp;gt;&lt;br&gt;&amp;gt;<br>&gt;
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