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Time for another fun poll! When did you receive your Kindle -- choose the month when it arrived, not the month when you ordered it. Let's see how many oldtimers we have here, anyway..and maybe figure out what exactly an oldtimer is!

If you've ordered more than one Kindle, you may select the months you received each one, up to a maximum of 6.

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I'm wondering how many have had it longer than you and I Leslie?  I ordered 3/27 and recieved it in April sometime.  
 

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I ordered in on January 7th and received it in early February.

I ordered it by accident. lol I had dialup and my mouse moved faster than my connection. I was moving the scroll bar up when I accidentally clicked on the One Click Order. Suddenly a message came up "Congratulations! You have ordered a Kindle!" and I screamed "NO!!" It took me 15 or 20 minutes to figure out how to cancel it. By that time, I realized that I had been absolutely obsessed with the Kindle and had been stalking the Amazon website for several weeks, trying to find out everything I could about the K. And I realized that despite the price, I wanted it, I really, really wanted it. lol I let the order stand, and have been enormously happy with it. :)
 

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I ordered in on January 7th and received it in early February.

I ordered it by accident. lol I had dialup and my mouse moved faster than my connection. I was moving the scroll bar up when I accidentally clicked on the One Click Order. Suddenly a message came up "Congratulations! You have ordered a Kindle!" and I screamed "NO!!" It took me 15 or 20 minutes to figure out how to cancel it. By that time, I realized that I had been absolutely obsessed with the Kindle and had been stalking the Amazon website for several weeks, trying to find out everything I could about the K. And I realized that despite the price, I wanted it, I really, really wanted it. lol I let the order stand, and have been enormously happy with it. :)
What a great story! You were taking care of business, in spite of yourself! A happy accident :)
 

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I got my kindle on July 6 and it was spontaneous thing. LOL  I knew there's an ereader name kindle but didn't really know about it. I thought it was expensive and I wasn't going to get it. I didn't even compare with other ereader. I usually do the thorough search and study about it before I buy but for the kindle, I did it after I got my kindle. I'm glad I got it and wish I got it sooner but even now I don't know what made me buy my kindle that day. LOL 

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I've only had mine for two months, but I've got over 2300 novels and short stories on it now, so I certainly feel like an old-timer.  :D
 

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HI LESLIE!!!  Thanks for the invite!  I added one more to August's receipt of Kindle list. TiGGe-R and I are getting along swimmingly!

I saw the Oprah show and am considering getting my daughter a Kindle for Kindlemas! I have to check and see when the $50 discount expires (if it hasn't already)!

How are you?
 

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KathiD67 said:
HI LESLIE!!! Thanks for the invite! I added one more to August's receipt of Kindle list. TiGGe-R and I are getting along swimmingly!

I saw the Oprah show and am considering getting my daughter a Kindle for Kindlemas! I have to check and see when the $50 discount expires (if it hasn't already)!

How are you?
Kathi!! You made it! I am so glad you are here!

The Oprah discount ended on November 1.... :( But I still think you should get her one. It will improve the quality of her life! LOL

I am good...busy with this forum which is lots of fun. You'll see lots of familiar faces here.

We need to get Jack over here, and EB, and some of the others from the naming thread.

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I ordered mine the last day of May, received it June 3 and have been addicted to everything Kindle ever since!  I love the idea of delivery day being Emerson's birthday!
Kathi - great to see you and TiGGe-R!  We need to catch up with everyone from the name your Kindle thread on the amazon site... I never did read David Copperfield like I told  Jack I would and report back to him.....but it is still on my Kindle
 
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