Jerry and the Blackberry (Not Jam) Swap: Pearl for a Curve

Remember how when  Jerry lost his phone a few weeks ago, and having admired Michael’s Blackberry, went for ordering one of his own, choosing the Pearl model. He dinked around with  the little silver unit, bought a holder to strap onto his belt. and finally got it to ring in a satisfactory way. Then he decided the keyboard was too small for his fingers. On the phone with the Verizon/Blackberry people a few days ago, he ordered a different model, managing to get it with no additional charges. (Had something to do with my phone account since I was due for an upgrade.) He chose the Curve model which arrived yesterday, after which he spent many hours following directions that appeared on his computer screen when he installed the disc that came with his new phone.

So, Jerry will be out and about today with the Blackberry Curve ensconced in the cute black holder he straps onto his belt. If you’re lucky, he might call you, or send an email your way.


7 thoughts on “Jerry and the Blackberry (Not Jam) Swap: Pearl for a Curve

  1. arm5

    I hope that he is enjoying his blackberry curve. But pass on this piece of advice tell him to keep the trackball as clean as possible or otherwise it will loose its range of motion.

    I’ll tell him.


  2. I too have a Blackberry Curve! Mark and I recently upgraded to these remarkable phones. Congratulations, Bro. Buxton! Shoot Mark and I an SMS text sometime and we will reciprocate!!

    Happy Mother’s Day, Sis. Buxton!! May your day be filled with love from all your kids and grandkids, and blessings from above! Have a wonderful day!

    You’re a darling, Jana. Thank you for the good wishes. I’ll pass along the Blackberry message.


  3. Kris Keyes

    Years ago a friend of mine was at a District board meeting where everybody had a cellphone except for him… he just took his shoe off and started talking in it…


  4. Esther

    Bro. Gibbs, an 80 yr old friend of ours – said that it seems the cell phone is a status quo but he can’t afford one so he clips his garage door opener onto his belt. He is a card !


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