Tuesday! Tuesday! Can't Trust That Day...!!!

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Title Insurance with Patriot Land Transfer, Inc.

My post of yesterday was a sort of a rant about how I detested Mondays...I shoulda known better...

So far, and it's now beyond 3 PM, I haven't accomplished much in the way of constructive or productive work!

The entire day has been spent putting out fires...I just wish they were the kind of fires they're encountering in the far west...at least it woud be helpful to saving lives...my kind of 'fire extinguishment' is the typical 'title issues' and business related 'fires' that need to be addressed almost on a daily basis...

Now folks, this is not a rant...it is a mere statement of fact...we deal all day with municipalities, lenders, tax collectors, lawyers, underwriters, old borrowers, new borrowers, yet to be borrowers...oh, and yes...real estate agents and loan officers!

The order in which I listed the respective entities is roughly in descending order of aggravation...at least as far as 'fire extinguishment' is concerned...

Of course we get many pleasurable phone calls from some on the list, but by and large...we are in the 'fire fighting' business!

And worse yet, we can't use duct tape, WD-40, or wipey dypes!

I know this sounds like a long 'Twitter', but I'm tired and I'm headed home...and there's more of this excitement where that came from to be had tomorrow...hump day!!!

                                                  

 

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Jesse & Kathy Clifton
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Fran - you lost me at wipey dypes... thanks buddy... I needed that laugh!

Jul 01, 2008 04:43 PM #5
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Fran, on tough and aggravating days there is always tomorrow. Hope it goes better for you.

Jul 01, 2008 04:44 PM #6
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Becky Cook
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We're already half-way through the week!!!  Just two more days to go.  I think everyoone is taking some extra days off, so they're trying to jam everything into the first couple days of the week.. we've been really busy too.  But then again- that's a good thing!!

Jul 01, 2008 05:05 PM #7
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Fran Gaspari
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Jesse: If stranded in the woods, they're better than duct tape and WD-40!!! LOL

Gary: It depends if the Phillies win tonight!

Becky: I'll bet that's why our phones were ringing off the hook...people tying loose ends before taking off!!! :)

Thanks,   Fran

Jul 01, 2008 05:40 PM #8
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Barbara Carter
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I saw the Title, and thought oh no, Fran Doesn't hate dislike Tuesdays too..... But then I read on and see that you are overwhelmed. As Becky said we are very busy too ( between you and I, I think it has something to do with Google Juice, you know what I am talking about).

I hope the Phillies win tonight- Just for you. And I am looking forward to "Wednesday, Wednesday..." Your blogs are a ray of sunshine!

Jul 01, 2008 06:31 PM #9
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Fran Gaspari
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Barbara,

It did cross my mind!!! :) Thanks,   Fran

Jul 01, 2008 06:37 PM #10
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You've got a point there my friend.  Duct tape and WD40 would make for a rough afternoon.  Yikes.

Jul 01, 2008 06:43 PM #11
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I feel your pain Mr. Gaspari! Job well done!

Jul 01, 2008 07:07 PM #12
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Some days are like that...  it's why they pay us the big bucks!

Jul 01, 2008 07:09 PM #13
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Fran Gaspari
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Jesse: Ouch! :)

Greg: You had a rough one too, eh!!! :)

Margaret: It's history!!! :)

Thanks,   Fran

Jul 01, 2008 07:18 PM #14
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Fran...if we could use Duct tape, we could fix the world

Jul 01, 2008 09:47 PM #15
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Fran Gaspari
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William,

LOL, How about it!!! Thanks,   Fran

Jul 01, 2008 09:52 PM #16
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Roberta LaRocca
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Fran, Sounds like you had a stressful day!  I guess we all get days like that!  Hope tomorrow is better.  At least it is over the hump day.

Jul 02, 2008 12:54 AM #17
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Fran Gaspari
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Roberta,

Phillies won!!! I love Tuesdays!!! :) Thanks,   Fran

Jul 02, 2008 06:25 AM #18
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Fran,
Putting out fires is 60 % of what REALTORs do too....we become expert problem solvers in the process.

I hope you had a relaxing evening last night and today was better for you.

Jo

Jul 02, 2008 06:55 PM #19
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Fran Gaspari
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Jo,

My Phillies won...it was a great Tuesday evening!!! Thanks,   Fran

Jul 02, 2008 07:10 PM #20
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Martha Brown
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Must be the alignment of the planets or something weird like that because your Tuesday was my Monday. Somedays we just need more rain to put those darn fires out

Jul 02, 2008 08:03 PM #21
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Fran Gaspari
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Martha,

A deluge of rain would have been dandy!!! :) Thanks,   Fran

Jul 02, 2008 08:11 PM #22
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Fran - hope that cartoon character is not an indication of how you put out fires!!!!! (hee hee)

Jul 18, 2008 01:30 PM #23
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Barbara-Jo & Bill,

Whatever it takes!!! :) Thanks,   Fran

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