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The answer to 4 kids...

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by ToucanV13, May 16, 2011.

  1. May 16, 2011 at 6:23 PM
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    ToucanV13

    ToucanV13 [OP] You think I was rollin out here naked?

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    Got rid of the Taco today :( Financially right now I just couldn't do it. Traded in the truck and the wife's accord for a 2012 Mazda5 swagger wagon. I got a 98 2.5 Impreza RS for me for a gas sipper cause 100 bucks every week for gas was killing me too. I'll still be around and eventually get a Taco again. Just wish I didn't have to get rid of the truck but the fam is more important
     
  2. May 16, 2011 at 6:25 PM
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    MJonaGS32

    MJonaGS32 MJ on a GS

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    You gotta do what you gotta do. Family comes first. 4 kids at 26? You are very brave my friend
     
  3. May 16, 2011 at 6:28 PM
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    chugchug

    chugchug Well-Known Member

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    Sorry to hear that but you should have made the kids get a job for daddy could still have his toy. A happy daddy is a happy house.

    Just kidding
    sorry to hear that tho
     
  4. May 16, 2011 at 6:30 PM
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    carcharias

    carcharias Giggiddy what what

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    Ouch! Yup, family is more important. Which is why I'll stay single just a little bit longer. :wink:
     
  5. May 16, 2011 at 6:30 PM
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    98tacoma27

    98tacoma27 is gooder 'en chicken Moderator

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  6. May 16, 2011 at 6:30 PM
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    paintdiddy

    paintdiddy Machine gun shits

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    Sorry to hear this but it's the grown up thing to do.doesn't it suck to be grown up sometimes? Lol
     
  7. May 17, 2011 at 9:54 AM
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    tacoteacher

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    You've got your priorities straight, my friend:bowdown:
     
  8. May 17, 2011 at 10:02 AM
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    Bird

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  9. May 17, 2011 at 10:04 AM
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    jgwheeler17

    jgwheeler17 I'm a zit. Get it?

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    tint, dents, scratches, two blown speakers and trying to pay her off...
    props to you. you sound like a good dad that has his priorities in order.
     
  10. May 17, 2011 at 10:07 AM
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    Bird

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    I guess I'm the jackass... just hard to hear that I might not be able to keep it forever! :lalala:

     
  11. May 17, 2011 at 10:08 AM
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    mntbiker2008

    mntbiker2008 First I derp.. then I herp

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    You did the right thing man. Family is definitely more important.
     
  12. May 17, 2011 at 10:23 AM
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    Junebug McQuinn

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    Good call! Maybe things will get better and you'll end up with the new re-designed Tacoma in a few years
     
  13. May 17, 2011 at 11:52 AM
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    Krazie Sj

    Krazie Sj Resident Jackass

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    Sounds good to me. Now you can get the remodel when it comes out.

    Honestly though, sorry to hear dude. That's a tough decision. Props to you for stepping up like that though and taking one for the pocketbook and fam.
     
  14. May 17, 2011 at 1:53 PM
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    Crom

    Crom Outside...

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    I would have done the same thing if I was in your situation.
     
  15. May 17, 2011 at 2:02 PM
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    bjmoose

    bjmoose Bullwinkle J. Moose

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    Turns out you can get a new one when you and your kids are older.
     
  16. May 19, 2011 at 5:37 PM
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    ToucanV13

    ToucanV13 [OP] You think I was rollin out here naked?

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    Thanks for a ll the words guys. Lol at the bed seats. I really can't complain as I was thinking about it today; got a great family and we're all healthy and good. And like you all have said, I can always get a taco when they get older
     
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