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View Poll Results: who do you think has the worst showers on the road

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    Quote Originally Posted by Scarecrow03 View Post
    that's the going rate unless you buy a minimum of 50 gallons of diesel, however I've never heard of them charging double for two people to use the same shower
    I hadn't,either....until then, and never again, anywhere else. We didn't need fuel, so we had to pay for the shower.


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    Quote Originally Posted by simplyred1962 View Post
    I hadn't,either....until then, and never again, anywhere else. We didn't need fuel, so we had to pay for the shower.
    I certainly don't doubt your story any, I was just commenting on squirrellsgonewild's implication that paying $10 for a shower was absurd. It is, no doubt about that. However, so are many of the things we drivers have to pay for. Ten bucks for a shower and $12 for a buffet are minor compared to paying $30 to cross a daggum bridge.

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    Red face Sorry,scarecrow....

    ...if it seemed like I was "shouting" or anything. I'm trying to type while hubby is going down the road here in Mary-land...rough roads, and I inadvertently hit the wrong size text key...

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    Quote Originally Posted by squirrellsgnwild View Post
    rofl! how could anyone pay $10 to use the showers is beyond me.




    It sucks but when you are sweaty and dirty what are you gonna do?

    I'll pay up and belly ache the whole time.

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    Quote Originally Posted by pro1driver View Post
    the poll shoulld have also had, "all the above".

    they are all bad at times, depends on how many truckstop employee's show up for work that day.........

    That 'bout says it all.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Scarecrow03 View Post
    I certainly don't doubt your story any, I was just commenting on squirrellsgonewild's implication that paying $10 for a shower was absurd. It is, no doubt about that. However, so are many of the things we drivers have to pay for. Ten bucks for a shower and $12 for a buffet are minor compared to paying $30 to cross a daggum bridge.
    I just think its ridiculous to pay $10 for a shower.

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    Quote Originally Posted by squirrellsgnwild View Post
    I just think its ridiculous to pay $10 for a shower.



    Then you might be stinking up the place like so many of the drivers that must agree with you.

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    It IS ridicuous...

    It IS ridiculous,squirrells, but what are you gonna do when the only other truck stop is 75 miles away, and you gotta stay close to the shippers, cuz you're waiting for your load?And trust me, I really NEEDED that shower, it was the middle of August, last shower I had was 2 days previous,and it was TIME for that shower,if ya get my drift! LOL

    So,yeah, paid for the shower.....

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    TA jeffersonville,oh BAD showers I usually like TA showers

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    Quote Originally Posted by simplyred1962 View Post
    It IS ridiculous,squirrells, but what are you gonna do when the only other truck stop is 75 miles away, and you gotta stay close to the shippers, cuz you're waiting for your load?And trust me, I really NEEDED that shower, it was the middle of August, last shower I had was 2 days previous,and it was TIME for that shower,if ya get my drift! LOL

    So,yeah, paid for the shower.....
    I see what you mean

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