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And after you say "I design buildings", they invariably say "Oh, so you're
an architect!"  <grin>



On Thu, 29 Mar 2007, Jason Emoto wrote:

> Sanitation Engineer?  I bet most people would guess that before Structural
> Engineer.
>
> Jason Emoto
> Structural Engineer (who always has to add "I design buildings" when I get
> the inevitable puzzled look or blank stare)
>
>
>   _____
>
> From: Stan Caldwell [mailto:stancaldwell(--nospam--at)gmail.com]
> Sent: Thursday, March 29, 2007 2:19 PM
> To: seaint(--nospam--at)seaint.org
> Subject: Finally a Little Recognition !!
>
>
> It was 6:38 PM, Dallas Time, and my wife and I were in the middle of dinner.
> In the background, Wheel of Fortune was on the TV.  I wasn't paying much
> attention to the show, because food was a higher priority.  Suddenly, my
> wife said "I don't believe it" and I reluctantly looked up from my plate.
>
> The category was "Occupation" and the puzzle in-progress read:
>
> S _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _   E _ _ _ _ E E _
>
> As I rose from my chair with my arms raised high in celebration, the middle
> contestant solved the puzzle without any further letters.
>
> He won $3,500.  It should have been much more!
>
> Regards,
>
> Stan R. Caldwell, P.E.
> Structural Engineer
>

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