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459.82 - RJ's LJ - WTF is my way of life.
I've been on the 'net longer that some of you've been ALIVE.
I have stared at that number for nearly 5 years now. This number has been part of my life, whether it would've caused or been a problem or not, for nearly the past 1800 days. This is the amount I have had to make sure is in my account at the beginning of every month since July of '01.

$459.82 is the monthly payment on my little '01 GMC Jimmy.

I have only beat out that amount of money spent in a single purchase four times. Once for the crapton of anime (almost $900) after getting back from Enduring Freedom in '03, the other three were for computers; when I bought the original tower (Naga, $1200, Aug '98), the Laptop in FL (Filia, $1000, Oct '03), and the new system (Lina, $2700, Nov '03).

Four hundred fifty-nine dollars and eighty-two cents will be taken out of my account for car payment #59 tomorrow. Four hundred fifty-nine dollars and eighty-two cents is what will be left on what I owe on my truck. It's what I have been dealing with for the past 59 months, and it's all I have left to deal with now.

And when it's said and done, after payment #60 goes in, I will take my car title, celebrate like a mother-fucker, and declare to the world it cannot beat me.

... And probably dry-hump my truck too. ;p

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MGRS: laptop/Filia
Feels like: determined 1 month left...

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starstealer From: starstealer Date: May 2nd, 2006 02:01 pm (UTC) (Link)
Now that is car love. XD

comekah From: comekah Date: May 2nd, 2006 03:38 pm (UTC) (Link)
Nice with the "Slayers" names for the computers. ;) Congrats on the car.
lassarina From: lassarina Date: May 2nd, 2006 11:35 pm (UTC) (Link)
Yay for GMC Jimmy. But you call it' little'? O_O Mine's ginormous (96)
arex From: arex Date: May 3rd, 2006 09:18 pm (UTC) (Link)
Requesting pics of Jimmy making you its bitch.
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