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Rain Cap Repair - Thought I would share

Rib FanRib Fan Posts: 305
edited 6:24PM in EggHead Forum
I was getting the small prepped for some wings and playing with my daughter at the same time. I went inside to grab something quick and I heard crying outside.
When I came back outside this is what I saw:

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Now Megan knew she was not to touch and was feeling very bad. As a parent I knew she felt bad so dicipline was not necessary in this case. I hugged her and told her we might be able to fix it. Sobbing she said "Daddy it is broke forever" I know that it would be easy to get a replacement but in an attempt to show Megan that sometimes it is possible to fix mistakes I went to work with the JB Weld. Was a tricky sucker to put back together...but over a couple days....

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I surprised Megan with the results and she was thrilled.

Here she is just recently on first day of Junior Kindergarden.

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Kids are wonderful.....

Wayne

Comments

  • Great Pic of your daughter. You handeled that perfectly
  • AshmanAshman Posts: 375
    Nicely done. And more evidence the Egg brings families together. Not to mention you will have a great story 5 years down the road. :)
  • WillieWillie Posts: 132
    I put this one up there with the little girl that threw the baseball away. Keep those pictures for sure, she will love you for it.
    Willie.
  • Looks better than the original, it's been "personalized".

    Phil
  • BordelloBordello Posts: 5,926
    Way to go Rib fan, you should not only be proud of her but of yourself too. Great job making her feel better after a simple accident.

    Regards,
    Bordello
  • FlaPoolmanFlaPoolman Posts: 11,671
    Probably spent more on JB Weld than a replacement cap but what a good lesson and memories that will last a lifetime. Beautiful daughter.
  • You have one beautiful little girl there...


    ... and one UGLY rain cap! :laugh:
  • Can't buy eggcessories (or experiences) like that!
    Awesome story, well told.
  • CanuggheadCanugghead Posts: 5,787
    I feel you pain Wayne :(
    my only consolation ... the JB Weld from Crappy Tire was free, thanks to Scanning Code of Practice :P

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    -Gary
    canuckland
  • crghc98crghc98 Posts: 1,006
    I almost want my daughter to break mine.
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