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VALENTINE'S DAY ROSES!!!

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by Fugazi, Feb 9, 2004.

  1. Fugazi

    Fugazi Senior Member

    Joined: Dec 17, 2001 Messages: 1,298 Likes Received: 1
    Here's a little advice for all of you gents looking to buy your lady some roses for Valentine's Day. If you go to a local florist, especially one linked with FTD, you're going to be looking at around $120 for a dozen roses. Go to your local Safeway. They should have a florist. $24.99 for a dozen red roses with filler foilage and what not. Ghetto, but definately gangster.
     
  2. !@#$%

    !@#$% Moderator Crew

    Joined: Oct 1, 2002 Messages: 18,517 Likes Received: 621
    unless they are being delivered
    skip the roses.

    spend a few bucks on a single exotic flower or rose bud of an unusual color.

    then spend the rest on something that doesn't die after 4 days.
     
  3. DEE38

    DEE38 12oz Loyalist

    Joined: Apr 8, 2001 Messages: 11,128 Likes Received: 13
    thumbs up.

    if i was a guy i'd definately be ghetto but gangster
     
  4. Devilush

    Devilush 12oz Legend

    Joined: Feb 1, 2001 Messages: 17,035 Likes Received: 2
    yea fuck getting roses on valentines day. i got roses from him last week for no reason.

    i'd rather get a lil personalized chocolate cake from him. now thats sweet and thoughtful.
     
  5. Fugazi

    Fugazi Senior Member

    Joined: Dec 17, 2001 Messages: 1,298 Likes Received: 1
    Yeah, that's always a good way. But some girls are traditional and like red roses... they're more showy and give them something to talk to their friends about. I finally solved my dilemma and decided to buy a dozen roses for two different girls.... fuck if I was going to spend $250 on roses. $53.60 after tax is what it came to.... hah.:king:
     
  6. DEE38

    DEE38 12oz Loyalist

    Joined: Apr 8, 2001 Messages: 11,128 Likes Received: 13
    oh and guys some things to consider:

    when getting flowers (lillies are a good example)

    get a bouquet of an assortment of half bloom and half unbloomed flowers so she has a nice surprise in the days to come...


    my guy got me this bouquet of lillies when we found out i was pregnant..... like 3 were bloomed.. and 7 werent.. and each of the seven bloomed once a day. it was so beautiful!!


    hmm... the exotic flower ideas is nice. picking flowers is nice also.. just make sure you tie em up with some nice string.. like those dried grass string or something.. i dont know what they're called.
     
  7. ubejinxed

    ubejinxed Veteran Member

    Joined: Apr 12, 2001 Messages: 7,543 Likes Received: 3
    i'd rather get a flowering plant, that will grow with the relationship (super cheese but true)

    or just a nice night...
     
  8. Fugazi

    Fugazi Senior Member

    Joined: Dec 17, 2001 Messages: 1,298 Likes Received: 1
    I think you're talking about raffa or something like that? It's cold as ass here.... so no wildflowers quite yet.
     
  9. gfreshsushi

    gfreshsushi Senior Member

    Joined: Sep 21, 2003 Messages: 2,244 Likes Received: 1
    i posted this in your other thread, fugazi, but it seems like it can go here too:

    give the girl some flowers, but do something weird with it, like dye the petals black or purple (pilot works well for this) or spraypaint them silver. any asshole can buy flowers. but you need to be the asshole who actually took it a step further.


    it may sound retarded, but that shit has worked for me every time.

    note: do the dyeing/painting DAYS before, otherwise they'll reek of chemicals.
     
  10. Fugazi

    Fugazi Senior Member

    Joined: Dec 17, 2001 Messages: 1,298 Likes Received: 1
    I think that I'm going to do this, but not for valentine's day. It sounds like a cool idea. How about putting the roses in purple food coloring for a few days before giving them to her? Do roses change colors if they are fed a different colored water? Most flowers do.... A dark purple would be cool....
     
  11. DEE38

    DEE38 12oz Loyalist

    Joined: Apr 8, 2001 Messages: 11,128 Likes Received: 13
    oh shit! youre right.. im in hawaii mind thought here :eek:
     
  12. fuck muni

    fuck muni Senior Member

    Joined: Nov 26, 2003 Messages: 1,089 Likes Received: 3
    YOU FUCKING IDIOT...53 BUCKS ON FUCKING FLOWERS FOR A FUCKING BROAD....SHIT NIGGA I WOULDA JUST PICKED SOME RANDOM ASS FLOWERS FROM GOLDEN GATE PARK NIGGA THEN COPPED AN 8TH FOR 45 AND A PACK A SWISHERS AND A 40....NIGGA YOU DONE BROKE YOUR POCKETS FOR FUCKING FLOWERS NIGGA

    nigga....
     
  13. WorldBench

    WorldBench Veteran Member

    Joined: Oct 27, 2003 Messages: 9,391 Likes Received: 272
    that's what i did, the girl loved it, too bad it doesnt matter anymore :twitch:
     
  14. gfreshsushi

    gfreshsushi Senior Member

    Joined: Sep 21, 2003 Messages: 2,244 Likes Received: 1
    around here the florists sell them for extra if they're already dyed, but i asked one of the dudes and he said he dips them in something, but wouldn't tell me what. i just use ink, because i don't have a ton of food dye in my house already. i'm pretty sure the colored water thing would work, but i always scramble a day or two before hand, and ink works a lot faster.
     
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