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Draining off my Bounty

I'd been putting off +4 implants in my PvP toon because I'm cheap. I really have no other reason for it, other then the fact that I am terribly, horribly cheap.

However, my bounty had climbed to the point that it needed to be drained. I was feeling that if I waited much longer, I'd be podded and someone else would collect that isk. That would be a shame. With Cybernetics IV finishing, It was about that time. Time to upgrade the implants and time to drain the bounty.

Last night, after we had run around a bit, I mentioned it. One of my corp mates says, "Oh heaven forbid you lose a 5k isk bounty" in response to my utter isk whorage. However I said, "No, look at it," and he goes "Come undock for a moment so that I can show you something."

I do love them :)

To make life that much more ridiculous, I podded myself with an alt in a noob ship. It took a few minutes but I cracked like an egg and found inside the delicious:

Bounty payment
Sent: 2012.05.10 20:36

For your termination of Sugar Kyle we have paid you the bounty that was set to his head: 50,000,000.00 ISK


So I wrote a petition for the incorrect sex selection on the bounty eve-mail. Not an 'omg how dare you!' petition. More of a, "The toon popped was female not male. 'Their' would be an acceptable solution," type of petition.


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