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Thread: Man threw quilt into the airline trash

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    Super Member Deb watkins's Avatar
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    I was just watching the morning news. The topic was that baggage fees are increasing this summer. It showed a man - at the large trash can - who was going through his check thru - it was going to cost $65 for his baggage. He was sorting his belogings, and stated that since his ticket was already $165, and it was going to cost another $65 for luggage, he didn't need this sweatshirt, or these pants and definitely not this quilt. QUILT!!!! HE THREW THE QUILT IN THE TRASH! Agggggghhhhhhhh................

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    Foolish man!

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    Sad. You can take a cary on blanket for free. But yes it is rediculous how they get about taking lugage.

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    Oh no!! What sacrilege!! Why was he taking it with him on an plane when he didn't want it anyway? I hope the person who made it wasn't watching.

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    Aaack! Maybe it was one of those cheapie quilts. I sure hope so!

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    I'm surprised no one lerched for the trashcan to pull it out. What...no quilters near by?

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    Super Member Deb watkins's Avatar
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    I was hoping the camerman and/or reporter pulled it out after he left. It didn't look like a cheapie to me...we quilters can spot those!!! It looked more like a 'gift' quilt....you all know what I mean!!!

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    Where are the real quilt police when you need them?

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    Aw, hope someone pulled it out!

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