Sold some of my Morgans to make my wife happy.

Discussion in 'US Coins Forum' started by Morgandude11, Jan 18, 2021.

  1. Morgandude11

    Morgandude11 As long as it's Silver, I'm listening

    Yes, I did. My wife wanted a remodel of the kitchen, so I sold a number of my common date highly reflective Morgans. They were all PL or DMPLs, and high eye appeal coins. Hated to see them go, but she will be happy with the new kitchen. Now, I can start collecting again, with a clear conscience, as she has her monster refrigerator, Viking stove, custom cabinets, etc. Oh well, more coins to collect in the near future.
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  3. potty dollar 1878

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  4. spirityoda

    spirityoda Coin Junky Supporter

    Time for a new wife. just kidding.
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  5. Pickin and Grinin

    Pickin and Grinin Well-Known Member

    You had to of sold more than a few, as most kitchen remodels start at about 25,000.
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  6. Lueds

    Lueds Active Member

    Yer.. well done buddy! Gotta keep the missus happy. I should sell more of my Morgans. It would keep my lady sweet too.
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  7. Collecting Nut

    Collecting Nut Borderline Hoarder

    Keep the coins and yell CHARGE!!
  8. Morgandude11

    Morgandude11 As long as it's Silver, I'm listening

    A lot more than 25K. I sold my Dan Carr stuff back in the Fall.
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  9. Collecting Nut

    Collecting Nut Borderline Hoarder

    PS Glad you and the wife are happy and agreed to this. That's what's a marriage is all about-doing things together for the family's best interest.
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  10. Randy Abercrombie

    Randy Abercrombie Supporter! Supporter

    It is a wise man that knows when to sacrifice a hobby for family. Well done sir!
  11. kSigSteve

    kSigSteve Active Member

    That’s awesome. I spend more time in the kitchen than I do looking at Morgan’s. I would have done the same. Enjoy the new space!
  12. GoldFinger1969

    GoldFinger1969 Well-Known Member

    Now that she has a new kitchen, she has NO EXCUSE the next time you tell her to make you a sandwich. :D
  13. Robert Ransom

    Robert Ransom Well-Known Member

    Get some coins ready for the upcoming addition and remodeled bath. :hilarious::hilarious::hilarious:
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  14. -jeffB

    -jeffB Greshams LEO Supporter

    How about you try that on your own wife and get back to us with the results, hmm?

    I'd never ask my wife to make a sandwich. She never gets the cheese slices lined up exactly right...
  15. gmarguli

    gmarguli Slightly Evil™

    If he's putting in a Viking stove, it's going to be WAY more than $25K. Entry level start around $5K. The fancy color enamel ones run close to $25K.

    And for all that money, they don't come with an oven timer. Found that out the first time I went to bake something in my new oven. :arghh:
  16. Santinidollar

    Santinidollar Supporter! Supporter

    We all — or our heirs — probably will have to unload our collections at some point. Glad to see yours went to a worthy project that you and she can both enjoy.
  17. Beefer518

    Beefer518 Well-Known Member

    ...said the unmarried guy in the back row. :D
  18. Morgandude11

    Morgandude11 As long as it's Silver, I'm listening

    The whole kitchen is costing 89cc territory, in low grade MS. :)
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  19. Derrick Combs

    Derrick Combs Well-Known Member

    You'll be selling the rest to remodel the bedroom and put in a walk in closet next. Good luck!
  20. ToughCOINS

    ToughCOINS Dealer Member Moderator

    Walk-in safe???
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  21. GoldFinger1969

    GoldFinger1969 Well-Known Member

    I resent that remark !!

    I'm sitting in the FRONT row. :D
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