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Old 10-07-18, 07:40 PM
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Hypothetical question about someone moving into your apartment building...

I saw someone who looked like my sister entering my apartment building today and I got to wondering something. (No, it wasn't my sister, who knows where I live and has stayed with me on occasion.)

What if your estranged sibling or an ex-wife you hadn't heard from in years, or even a onetime close friend, none of whom knows where you live, moved into your apartment building without knowing you lived there. I know this is harder to accomplish in the era of Facebook, but maybe this happened to someone here years ago. How long would it take before your paths inadvertently crossed or before one of you found a familiar name on the apartment directory that you hadn't previously seen and wondered if they were the one you knew?

Anyone know of anything like this ever happening?

I realize that many of you live in houses and not apartments, so maybe there's a case of someone you knew moving onto your street without either of you knowing it. How long before your paths crossed?

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Old 10-07-18, 08:27 PM
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Re: Hypothetical question about someone moving into your apartment building...

You thinking of moving into Smitheeís complex? Donít do it!
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Old 10-07-18, 09:46 PM
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Maybe Ash is looking for a booty-call approval?
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Old 10-07-18, 10:14 PM
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Re: Hypothetical question about someone moving into your apartment building...

If someone you knew moved into your apartment complex, condo complex, and/or housing development ....then, yes, the law of averages would lead one to believe that eventually, yes, you will run into - or at least see - this person, at some point. Of course, the possibility/probability of this happening would depend on the proximity of your residence to the residence of the person in question; your work/social schedules (i.e., how often you come & go, and when you come and go, etc.), whether or not you or the other person is a recluse, etc.

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Re: Hypothetical question about someone moving into your apartment building...

Oh. Well, here's the closest I've gotten to this:

I once saw someone with a bumper sticker from my old high school pull into the garage area of a row of apartment buildings I'd just moved into the day before and by the time I also turned into the garage area they were gone. Never saw who they were the whole year I lived there.

I like to think there was an apartment there somewhere filled with every young woman I ever had a crush on in high school, all single and wondering where I was.
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Re: Hypothetical question about someone moving into your apartment building...

Sounds like a sit-com plot.
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To the OP: If you're worried about the possibility of running into someone from your past that you don't want to see, then just change your appearance so they won't recognize you - LOL.
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Old 10-08-18, 07:02 AM
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Re: Hypothetical question about someone moving into your apartment building...

Kind of the same thing.

I was in a grocery store once. Good sized one. Clear across the entire store I could see some woman from behind. Even from a distance she looked good and I was checking out her ass.
I meandered through the aisles working my way closer to her to check her out.
I ended up in the same aisle as her, coming up from behind. I come up even with her, glance sideways, and it's my ex-wife!
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Re: Hypothetical question about someone moving into your apartment building...

You have not heard from them but stalk them on "facebook"

What does that even mean?
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Re: Hypothetical question about someone moving into your apartment building...

Ex-gf was hired where I was working. Ran into each other at the food truck during lunch.
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Old 10-08-18, 10:24 AM
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If it's all one building and there is only one elevator than the odds are high. If its one of those conod type aparts with lots of structures than the odds are less unless you hang around the common areas like the pools, gamerooms, etc. There's peole that live on my street that I've never seen or met so if I saw them at the grocery store, I would not know they lived on my street.

The one thing I hate is when people I've never met recognize me from my wife's Facebook page. They all greet me as "Mandy's Husband" as if that's my name.
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Re: Hypothetical question about someone moving into your apartment building...

Originally Posted by rw2516 View Post
Kind of the same thing.

I was in a grocery store once. Good sized one. Clear across the entire store I could see some woman from behind. Even from a distance she looked good and I was checking out her ass.
I meandered through the aisles working my way closer to her to check her out.
I ended up in the same aisle as her, coming up from behind. I come up even with her, glance sideways, and it's my ex-wife!
Booty call!
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