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Wedding Gift

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by Modeler, Apr 5, 2012.

  1. Modeler

    Modeler Molalla, Oregon Soccer Fan

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    Last week I married the most wonderful woman in the world :)

    The next day we were opening presents with the family. I opened the gift from my Best Man and found not one, but two guns! A Walther P22 for Sarah and a 1911 for me.

    Bestest Best Man ever!

    Greg
     
  2. Old Hick

    Old Hick Oregon Active Member

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    Now that is a True Friend.

    Congratulations on your Marriage. May it last your Lifetime.


    Stay Safe.
     
  3. deadeye

    deadeye Albany,OR. Moderator Staff Member

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    Congrats!

    Oh and on the wedding too, I guess..........
     
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  4. rufus

    rufus State of Jefferson Well-Known Member

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    Congrats. Be well and treat her right, she's armed!
     
  5. Allfat

    Allfat Marion County Active Member

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    Was that a straw purchase? Because that is illegal!!!

    ;)
     
  6. Modeler

    Modeler Molalla, Oregon Soccer Fan

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    In truth, I had sold him the Walther a few months ago to help finance a suppressor, and he has had the 1911 for a year or so. Still good though!

    Greg
     
  7. SteelyDan

    SteelyDan Junction City Active Member

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    Is he available to be my best man? I'm already married but I may be able to talk my wife into a redo!
     
  8. teflon97239

    teflon97239 Portland, OR Well-Known Member

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    Where did you register, Brownell's?
     
  9. DieselScout

    DieselScout S Clackamas County Well-Known Member

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    My wife bought me a Stevens 200 in .22-250 that I wanted for a wedding gift. Not the nicest firearm ever, but it meant a hell of a lot to me. I'll be building it into a better varmint rifle once I get done playing with my Mosin. I'll never sell it, as it means way to much to me.
     
  10. DEADTIME

    DEADTIME Coeur D alene Active Member

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    Congratulations, remember marriage isn't a sprint it's a marathon. And that best man deserves some really good beer.
     
  11. Mark W.

    Mark W. Silverton, OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    WHAT hows that a Straw purchase? They were clearly a Gifts.
     
  12. MarkAd

    MarkAd Port Orchard Well-Known Member

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    If you have to ask a question like that you need to learn what a straw purchase is.
     
  13. Swedish K

    Swedish K SW Washington Moderator Staff Member

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    you left out some AMMO and maybe a few spare mags for his gun of choice...


    Congrats on the wedding and choice of best man.
     
  14. Allfat

    Allfat Marion County Active Member

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    I was kidding.... I am just jealous. All wedding gifts that we received were clearly not for me....
     
  15. del_and_bones

    del_and_bones Anchorage, AK Physics Pirate

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    Congrats on getting hitched (and the pistols too)!