get free bed from craigslist, meet a rally car

we acquired a new bed frame

but clearly it was WAY too low, and I needed some box springs. my buddy hit up craigslist free section, and shortly after we had plans to meet up a random murdered craigslister

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the random craigslister messaged:

and with that I assumed I was going to definitely get lost, possibly in the woods, always a risk of dying when you’re meeting a random craigslister. so carry on!

the pavement ended, and we were suddenly in the woods, hello wildlife

oh look, RIGHT THERE by the side of the road
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gah! we’ve been seen!

but it’s just a gravel road, I’m SURE it’ll be fine...

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...err, I’m sure it’ll be fine at this time of year. carry on!

ok, things were getting steeper, but still not bad, until...

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...well, my CR-V is AWD, we’ll be fine! CARRY ON!

As we drove, my friend and I were making guesses as to what someone who lives up a steep 2 mile dirt road with cautions about winter weather would drive. We guessed jeep.

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I was happy to see in his driveway a pair of happy little Imprezas, a 2.5RS and an L with RS wheels. So I commented as such to him “we were guessing you’d have a jeep, I’m happy to see a couple of GC8s”. To which he replied “You like subarus, I have something to show you”

After loading up some free bed parts into the CR-V (ALMOST fits)

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Then random craigslister guy took me around the side of his house and there in his trailer was his winning rally car. So fun! And that’s how I met Racer Dave and his car, and how we now own his old box springs supporting our bed

Image: RacerDave (RacerDave)
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We didnt believe him when he said he didnt have a known time for his ~2mile dirt driveway, look at it.

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