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Old 04-29-2017, 06:13 PM
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Take a look through my bucket and see if there's anything you want to trade for your wife.
Hahaha! Thanks for the kind words.. but not even a 52 Mantle PSA 10 will cut it..
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Old 04-29-2017, 06:38 PM
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Reggie,

That is incredible; both because of the card itself but more so the fact your wife took a sincere interest in learning about the card!

Awesome card, awesome wife!!
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Old 04-29-2017, 06:40 PM
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Great story! You already know your 40th bday will be off the charts!!

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Great wife!

Congrats with the P/U!
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Old 04-30-2017, 04:17 PM
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That was a super enjoyable read, and I love the photo with Mantle peeking out from behind the box lid. November 2018 can't get here fast enough.

Thanks for sharing!
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Old 04-30-2017, 10:10 PM
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Very cool story


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That's awesome. All I hear from my wife regarding baseball cards is "how much did that one cost?" when she sees a package or notice from the usps.
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Old 05-01-2017, 01:59 PM
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That's awesome. All I hear from my wife regarding baseball cards is "how much did that one cost?" when she sees a package or notice from the usps.
I heard that! It also turns into a negotiation ahead of the purchase.

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I truly thought she was not going to take me serious and say: "Yeah right, that is way too expensive", but she actually listened and said: "Okay, I guess I have a year and a half to look for one."
If only you knew she would be this cool, you would have asked for the 52 Topps!
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