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Had to kill a mouse to put it out of its misery today. My cat had gotten a hold of it and fatally wounded it and then just left it. I hate it when they do that. I hate killing things but I wasn't going to let it die a slow and painful death. So I took it outside and shot it. The way I look at it, my cat is responsible for it's death, I just sped it up, but it honestly doesn't make me feel a whole lot better about it.

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Had to kill a mouse to put it out of its misery today. My cat had gotten a hold of it and fatally wounded it and then just left it. I hate it when they do that. I hate killing things but I wasn't going to let it die a slow and painful death. So I took it outside and shot it. The way I look at it' date=' my cat is responsible for it's death, I just sped it up, but it honestly doesn't make me feel a whole lot better about it.[/quote'] About two summers ago I lived in this house on campus that started having mice in it. I am PETRIFIED of rodents, especially mice and rats, so I started buying those one traps where you put the peanut butter inside the thing and when the mouse goes into it, it snaps it. Every time I heard the thing go off, I cried. heh. We did not end up staying in that house at all.
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About two summers ago I lived in this house on campus that started having mice in it. I am PETRIFIED of rodents' date=' especially mice and rats, so I started buying those one traps where you put the peanut butter inside the thing and when the mouse goes into it, it snaps it. Every time I heard the thing go off, I cried. heh. We did not end up staying in that house at all.[/quote'] I'm not at all afraid of mice; I actually think they're really cute, which made it a lot worse. Rats though... I used to live in a place with giant fucking rats. I had one try to climb up my leg once. Yuck.
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Hey' date=' we were just talking about missing you in another thread. How's it going man?[/quote'] Yea ive just been dealing with trying to get a new truck and get home. Finally did yesterday after being 3 months over the road. It's ok I guess, I mean I did get home but I wasn't able to talk to anyone in slc for a different truck since they only have 1 person for something lke 1500 drivers so it's impossible to get a hold of her. still my truck hasn't giving me any problems so far.
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I used to have to kill mice as well. They were a real problem in an old apartment, getting into our food and shitting all over stuff, but I hated having to kill them; I think they're cute too. We used spring traps, but they often didn't kill the mice right away. There was a rat in my first apartment that used to eat my guitar cables, but it committed suicide.

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Busy day' date=' I have practice this morning with the quartet and then band practice this afternoon. It's pretty awesome. Gearing up for two NYC shows with the quartet in December, including one on the 19th with Trevor Dunn's jazz group! Pretty exciting to have that on the calendar. :)[/quote'] Good luck!
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Busy day' date=' I have practice this morning with the quartet and then band practice this afternoon. It's pretty awesome. Gearing up for two NYC shows with the quartet in December, including one on the 19th with Trevor Dunn's jazz group! Pretty exciting to have that on the calendar. :)[/quote'] Fantomas and Mr. Bungle Trevor Dunn? That's pretty fucking cool.
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