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    Sick days due to PRS

    Every other morning I wake up for work and I am faced with the urge to call in sick. Not because of some flu, or some disease. Because of PRS. PRS has infected me. I've actually missed work just so I could stay home and play my CU24. Anybody else have this problem? It's a good problem to have for getting better at playing but not so good for the wallet.

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    Senior Member sergiodeblanc's Avatar
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    You are following the proper path to becoming a professional musician, now start a band and find a girlfriend to live off of.
    I have a similar malady diagnosed as "Reggaemylitis".

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    LOL... This is exactly how I started.

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    I have to walk past all my gear to get to the elliptical. No sick days yet, but many missed workouts (and probably a few extra pounds as a result)
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    Hmmm, I may have called in sick a time or 5 anxiously awaiting the arrival on NGD. Also have called in cause I was on a roll writing a new song on a PRS. And maybe a few times to make a road trip to a store I wanted to check some PRSi out at.

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    chief Shawn@PRS's Avatar
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    nothing wrong with taking a "personal day" in order to spend some quality time with your PRS

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    Yup...I have totally done this!!! My HB II is a wicked mistress....
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    PRSes have rotted my brain, too.

    They oughta be declared illegal by any right-thinking tight a...er...citizen.

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    I have not called in sick in the last 29 years........................................ :-)
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    Quote Originally Posted by markie View Post
    I have not called in sick in the last 29 years........................................ :-)
    Neither have I... Why do I get the feeling it's going to bite me in the... um... yeah.
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    Quote Originally Posted by markie View Post
    I have not called in sick in the last 29 years........................................ :-)
    Only because trips to the Wood Library don't count as "sick days".

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    Been there, done that... especially for a NGD!

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    DEEPER STRIATIONS markie's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Shawn@PRS View Post
    Only because trips to the Wood Library don't count as "sick days".


    Scheduled vacation days.............. :-)
    Fanboy of the Jester (AKA) James (Previously known as 11top)

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    Senior Member Michael B's Avatar
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    I've taken a few personal days to just hang with my PRS's........I think it keeps me normal!!!
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