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Old 02-02-2016, 04:57 PM   #21
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Scamp charges good money for the deliveries, so I think the driver is not starving, but I would be nice to him, anyway, and ask him for a rundown on the camper. He should be prepared for that.
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Old 02-02-2016, 08:42 PM   #22
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Tip?

I live to tip....wait staff. Pizza delivery, you bet? But tipping the delivery of your Scamp? Wouldn't cross my mind.
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Tipping is another way to say "Thank you" and obviously there are those who do not share that social grace.
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Old 02-03-2016, 07:05 AM   #24
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I'm one who thinks tipping has gotten out of hand. I'm amazed at all of the places I see a tip jar these days.
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Old 02-09-2016, 09:14 PM   #25
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I made a pot of coffee. Had it ready with some biscuits when they arrrived. Also let them use my phone for a long distance call.
We sat and had a nice conversation about their trip. They had dropped a 13 off in LA area, one in San Jose area and after mine they were off to deliver one in Yosemite.

I sent them away with a full thermos of coffee and my heart felt thanks.
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Back in the early 60's I had a small paper route--only about 20 deliveries. Each month I had to knock on doors to collect the fee. Not many people tipped, but Mr. Taylor always gave me a dime. Now a dime wasn't much, even back in the early 60's. But who's name do I remember over 50 years later? It wasn't about the money. It was about thoughtfulness and making a young kid feel appreciated.
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