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Old 12-20-2004, 04:29 AM   #16
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i got a $50.00 gift card to Meijer, which buys 10% of the beer my company ships. Considering I only make $8 an hour, this will definitely go a long way.
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Old 12-20-2004, 05:37 AM   #17
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Old 12-20-2004, 06:23 AM   #18
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Some lavendar water, which I will use after my bath when it's a little warmer and not penance to be wet in an unheated bathroom.
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Old 12-20-2004, 06:52 AM   #19
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Every year we get two weeks paid vacation at Christmas time (plus our regular vacation plus two weeks off in the summer). That's just about the best thing they could give me. I love my job and my employer.
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$150 and the week off between Christams and New Year's.
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Old 12-20-2004, 08:35 AM   #22
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a cheesy little calendar.
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A gift certificate to the mall .

Our company also shuts down between Christmas and New Year's. Our last day is Thursday and we come back the 3rd.
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Old 12-20-2004, 09:08 AM   #24
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My boss usually buys me a nice dinner, a good bottle of wine and then I sleep with him





*disclaimer for anyone who might have the wrong idea...I'm married to the boss
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I haven't gotten anything, and I know I won't.

I suspect my meth-addled coworker did.

I am off work until the 3rd of January, but that's campus policy.
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A bottle of wine.

Relatively good wine, though.

And, as usual, they had an office raffle and I didn't win anything.
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Old 12-20-2004, 09:45 AM   #27
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My boss usually buys me a nice dinner, a good bottle of wine and then I sleep with him

*disclaimer for anyone who might have the wrong idea...I'm married to the boss
You minx!!!

My office was treated to a very nice dinner Saturday (with our spouses). If we get a bonus, it will come to us Wednesday afternoon at our annual Christmas luncheon. As to amount, I have no idea...this is only my 2nd Christmas there & I don't know how consistent my boss is. (Last year's was nice, even if they did take taxes out of it.)
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Old 12-20-2004, 01:03 PM   #28
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A paper bag filled with "Exam Treats" (candy and junk food, pretty good actually). I'm not in a salary paid job yet (I'm a full time student), but my boss does give me 4 straight weeks of vacation - 2 in a row for a family thing we do every summer, one for school's spring break, and one for my family/sibs spring break.
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Old 12-21-2004, 02:49 PM   #29
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i got a $20 bonus from work (concidering i make minumum wage and only work a couple times a week that's pretty good) and so far 6 friends have given me $20 HMV gift certificates which is better then last year when everyone gave me a calender.

my hockey team gave our coaches pink purses as a gag gift (they're guys btw) that was rather funny.
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Old 12-21-2004, 08:12 PM   #30
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i've yet to receive anything from anyone. my bonus from work was a whopping $25, which came out to $22 after taxes since they gave it to us like a paycheck.
just quoting myself to say i did get a pressie from my boss...both the managers of the department gave me a $25 (altogether) gift certificate for a store i don't even go to. and i get two days off altogether: christmas eve and january 3rd.
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