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Request: wired computer mouse (Central Square, Cambridge) - Note that I have specifically asked for a wired mouse, not any mouse. Request: a rolling pin (Central Square, Cambridge) - any Request: Brita filter-compatible water jug (Central Square, Cambridge) - self-explanatory post. Request: hair trimmer/cutter (Central Square, Cambridge) - Looking for any kind that works! Offer: fibre board "wood" pieces (Central Square, Cambridge) Withdrawn - I took home a large bookcase made of wood veneer fibre board. This sustained too much battering and fell apart, but I still have the main pieces. These consist of two approx. six foot long thick pieces, the top, the bottom, and four shelves. The long pieces have brackets, a couple of which I have superglued on. If crafty and resourceful, you can still make use of these in some kind of project. If not, I will throw these out, but I hate waste. Request: glue to permanently glue plastic (Central Square, Cambridge) Withdrawn - if you like, I could even borrow a tube and give it back to you. I only have one small job to do. Request: stopwatch (Central Square, Cambridge) - Analog or digital, either works. I would prefer it to have an alarm, but not fussy about that aspect at all. Request: candle lighter (Central Square, Cambridge) - Let me know what you have! Offer: toaster oven (needs cleaning) (Central Square, Cambridge) Withdrawn - I have a medium sized toaster oven which needs a clean. It has settings for bread toasting, bagel toasting, cooking and broiling It only toasts bread and bagels on one side, so I have decided to give it away. If you would like to pick it up, I ask you to give me a definite time (so, not "around noon" but noon, for example) and show within ten minutes of the time you said. Request: large containers for food storage (Central Square, Cambridge) Received - I have no preferences as far as far as material. Ideally you have at least one container 32 oz. or larger. Thank you much Offer: storage bags for clothes (Central Square, Cambridge) Gifted - They work like this: you seal the bags then push the air out of them, which makes them easier to transport. I happen to have a few more of these than I need. All clean and undamaged and, in some cases, unused. Important note: please do not ask me if I still have them! Once they get taken, I will remove the post. Also, please do not ask for photos! I have described them honestly. Offer: nineteen vegan snack sausages (Central Square, Cambridge) Gifted - Think Slim Jims, only vegan, and longer. Two varieties: mild and spicy. Please do not ask if I still have them. Once I have given them away, I will take down the post. Offer: nineteen vegan snack sausages (Central Square, Cambridge) Withdrawn - Think of Slim Jims, only vegan (and German). Two flavors: mild and spicy. Offer: five kitchen knives (varying sizes) (Central Square, Cambridge) Gifted - I have five non-matched kitchen knives ranging from small to large. They could use both cleaning and sharpening. So you know: I have mild symptoms of the virus and won't know if I have it until May 18 (possibly before), so if you take the knives, exercise precautions. Please do not ask if I still have that the knives. Once I give them away, I will take down the post. Request: small rice cooker (Central Square, Cambridge) Withdrawn - My own rice cooker stopping working last night. I suspect I have recently gotten coronavirus (I have a few of the milder symptoms) so I would not like to travel to you. However, I think we can set up a way for you to give me the cooker without your getting the virus. Offer: five erasable gel pens, two refills (Central Square, Cambridge) Gifted - I have 1) two black .07 Pilot FriXion gel pens, 2) two blue .07 Pilot FriXion pens (need refills), 3) one worn 0.5(?) black Pilot FriXion and 4) two unused black 0.7 Pilot FriXion refills. I live near the intersection of Harvard Street and Bigelow Street. please don't ask if I still have the pens and refills. once I have given them away, I will take down the post. Offer: kitchen scraps for your garden (Central Square, Cambridge) Expired - I have around two week's worth of kitchen scraps. (the City of Cambridge have currently suspended compost collection. compostable items get thrown into the trash.) I live near the intersection of Bigelow Street and Harvard Street. Offer: compost for your garden (Central Square, Cambridge) Withdrawn - I live near the intersection of Harvard Street and Bigelow Street. Please do not ask if I still have the compost. When I do, I will take down the post. Please know that I value punctuality and that I expect you to show up in ten minutes or less of the time we agreed upon. Offer: small frozen burrito tortillas (Central Square, Cambridge) Gifted - I have at least ten tortillas in different packages, all kept frozen in the freezer section of my fridge. giving them away becauseI like the larger sizes and I found them in the size I prefer. Offer: small frozen burrito tortillas (Central Square, Cambridge) Gifted - I have already opened at least one of the packages. all have sat in my freezer since I bought them. Request: woman's wig (Central Square, Cambridge) Expired - I have (unless I measured it wrong) a petite-sized head. I will take anything that doesn't look obviously fake, i.e. not a standard cheap Halloween costume wig. Offer: 7 Platinum fountain pen cartridges (Central Square, Cambridge) Withdrawn - blank ink. these fit into Platinum fountains pen only and wouldn't fit other brands of fountain pen. however, you can buy Platinum Preppy fountain pens for around $5 at least two stores locally (namely Artist & Craftsman in Cambridge and Bromfield Pen Shop in Boston) and I have a number of used ones that I could give you, which probably will work.