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Old 03-12-2018, 05:50 PM
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Default My biggest gold ring is getting returned!

I found this one last thursday with my brand new equinox: http://metaldetectingforum.com/showthread.php?t=258081
From the initials on the inside and a quick search I found the guy. My wife had a mutual facebook friend of his and they gave me his phone number. Just called him and he was very excited. Said he lost it about 3 years ago. I'll be meeting him tomorrow at the soccer field where I found it.

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Old 03-12-2018, 05:58 PM
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Damn that was a honker too

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Old 03-12-2018, 07:25 PM
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Man thatís a nice gesture!


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Old 03-12-2018, 08:33 PM
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Originally Posted by SoOregonMd View post
Damn that was a honker too

good job
Yeah, I know Thanks!
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Man thatís a nice gesture!


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Thanks! It may be my last nice gesture of the year If the owner wasn't local I probably would have just kept it.

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Old 03-12-2018, 09:08 PM
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Sorry for your loss...

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Old 03-12-2018, 09:11 PM
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That thing is huge! Great find, and good on you for tracking them down.

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Old 03-12-2018, 09:23 PM
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Default My biggest gold ring is getting returned!

I know itís always a debate many like to have as to whether one should return or not. I know you have to make that choice for yourself but I wouldnít fault you either way....
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Old 03-12-2018, 09:37 PM
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Sorry for your loss...
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Old 03-12-2018, 10:18 PM
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Congrats on the find, and great job on the return.

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Old 03-13-2018, 08:28 PM
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Get pictures of the return..If offered, politely refuse any kind of cash reward...at least once...then graciously accept it if he insists...or else you deprive him of a future blessing......thats the basic format!

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Originally Posted by Captain Silver View post
Sorry for your loss...
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That is pretty awesome of you to return it.Just goes to show what kind of people we have on this site. If you werenít so far I would buy ya a beer myself .
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Get pictures of the return..If offered, politely refuse any kind of cash reward...at least once...then graciously accept it if he insists...or else you deprive him of a future blessing......thats the basic format!
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Nice work Toad, man, hope my first class ring is heavily worn on the inside

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Kudos man! Next one is yours to keep!

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Yeah, I know Thanks!


Thanks! It may be my last nice gesture of the year If the owner wasn't local I probably would have just kept it.
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Karma, karma..

Instead of cash reward, you could ask the gent to repay your kind act with 10 random acts of kindness to total strangers. Once completed, he can consider the debt paid in full..

Everyone walks away feeling great and the world is a better place for it, one kind act at a time..
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Very cool on the return! It will be repaid to you someday, somehow.......

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I returned a Cartier 18k ring to a Chinese girl exchange student lost at the beach. Her mother gave it to her when she left China. After I returned it to her she said she skyped her mother the story. Her mother said she couldn't believe that an American man would do that. I laughed.
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Originally Posted by Seaking406 View post
Karma, karma..

Instead of cash reward, you could ask the gent to repay your kind act with 10 random acts of kindness to total strangers. Once completed, he can consider the debt paid in full..

Everyone walks away feeling great and the world is a better place for it, one kind act at a time..
Master Po's advice...

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