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Old 01-03-2014, 04:44 AM
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Default Paying It Forward,Brings me Gold and Diamonds!!

Well I didn't get to hunt with Pilikia and Tilton,so I headed out towards the East side of the Island..My 1st stop,Eternity Beach- found coins,bracelet and trash,ocean water so cleannext stop is how the story begins:
As soon as I get on the beach at Sandy's,this Lady comes up to me and says Please help me find my car keys so of course we do the honorable thing and help out.She told me she called Triple A to help her out as well,in the meantime,I'm going over the area where she lost her keystook me about 15 minutes,then bamkeys found..
I walk up to the parking lot area and she was goneso I asked these local boys and they said"Aunty the tow truck took the lady and her carso then I thought call Triple A.
That didn't go well eithers so I put the car keys in my pouch and off I went looking for Treasuresit paid off because I got a 14k plumeria ring and a 14k diamond ringfound on wet sand,also one junk ring almost thought another diamond ring again.
Oh yeah,I used the excal @eternity beach and my CZ21@Sandy's only b/c I was not going to walk that long stretch of beach with the excal
As I headed back to my car,I see a tow truck that looks like the one earlier,but it wasn'tbut the driver told me to call enterprise or alamo and give them the key#.So I called enterprise and told them the story on the lost keys.I left my name and # to call me,they did say that the tow truck did tow that car.That car rental was from Alamo,so I called Alamo and the person told me they had return that car and got charged $280.00 for lost keys.
They have 30 days to return the keys and get a refund,this was the main reason why I wanted to get the keys back to her,because it states on the rental keys,,$225.00 for replacement of keys
No sooner I get a call from who?? (Olivia) the lady who lost her keys,apparently she told me she got another car from Alamo and that she paid the $280.00 for lost keys.I told her she can get her money back by returning the keys,so she met me at Just Tacos and picked up the keys and she handed me $40.00 which I refused,she insisted and insisted on me taking the $40,so I made her HappyPAY IT FORWARD
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Old 01-03-2014, 05:40 AM
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Congrats on those beauties! I especially like that gold flower ring. : ) Your good deed ended very nicely for all concerned. Good luck on future hunts.

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Old 01-03-2014, 05:58 AM
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Great story I love happy endings and you sure were rewarded, very nice bling!

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Old 01-03-2014, 06:14 AM
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That was nice you were able to help the Lady out. You got some free drinks out of the deal for your hard work making phone calls. It's to bad she didn't check with you before she left in the first place.

It's more enjoyable to find things then it is to lose them.

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Old 01-03-2014, 06:34 AM
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Good story Deedee and some nice finds too!

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Old 01-03-2014, 06:42 AM
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Nice finds DeeDee. Got some Tacos and some Bling


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Old 01-03-2014, 07:02 AM
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Good looking rings deedee and great return also..many more happy hunts to ya..

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Old 01-03-2014, 07:19 AM
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Looks like you had a killer hunt! Congrats on the gold and good job on the return!

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Old 01-03-2014, 08:31 AM
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Damn DeeDee.. That's a great story. Now you have a friend there. I hope she gives you permission to hunt her property. Congrats on your bling bling.

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Old 01-03-2014, 09:25 AM
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Old 01-03-2014, 09:35 AM
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Not to mention she's dang cute! I think I would have dropped what I was doing too! Nice job on the return and the

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Old 01-03-2014, 09:57 AM
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Wow really nice looking rings you got there! Way to go on helping out too, that goes a long way!

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Old 01-03-2014, 10:03 AM
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Seems more of these GOOD stories are popping up.... its good for the hobby guys.

Wow, id say karma was sure good to you. Good things come to those who do good. Congrats on those sweet tickets.


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Old 01-03-2014, 10:43 AM
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WTG on the gold and nice return, congrats

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Old 01-03-2014, 11:41 AM
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Awesome story and return! Nice rings too! I haven't been out to Sandys yet. I heard the water is pretty rough out there?
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Old 01-03-2014, 11:52 AM
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Nice finds.

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Old 01-03-2014, 12:34 PM
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Great job, and sweet hunt too!

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Old 01-03-2014, 12:41 PM
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Awesome hunt and great story. 40.00 will get you a few batteries to keep playing! Congrats on both the rings and returns.

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Old 01-03-2014, 01:23 PM
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Very nice finds, and good job on the keys return!

You should really not mention the beaches you are hunting, especially when you find multiple gold. You may show up tomorrow and find 5 guys there with metal detectors... there are people out there that watch the forums looking for good spots to hunt. Don't make it easy for them...

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Old 01-03-2014, 01:35 PM
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DeeDee....great gold and great story. Doing the right thing always pays off in the end....cheers !!!!

I can't remember the last time I found gold and silver by sitting on the couch watching TV !!!!

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