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I'd call my wife, obviously, who's going to be deeply thrilled that it's rain check time at Target for her underwear from here on out.
In all fairness, the grocery clerk was obliging enough to bring the rain check to where I was going through the self checkout.
The solution's newest application enables shoppers to print rain checks for out-of-stock merchandise.
But if you live downwind of a city and are planning to work on your suntan this summer, you might need to take a rain check.
Padraig Harrington takes a rain check on his way to a share of the lead entering the last round of the Benson and Hedges International Open
Bob wondered if he should pay the invoice promptly (and get a discount), claim the promotion discount, and then withhold reasonable costs for rain check handling and warehouse cleanup.
The standard practice had been that when there was an out-of-stock on a special, the customer had to go to the service office to get a rain check.
The project remains on the drawing board, because the PNR and the DOTr took a rain check.
Rain Checks WIC vendor is out of stock on authorized food item and offers a rain check in lieu of item.
Ironically, we're likely to see some rain at the Northumbrian WaterAid fixture, but with some sensible dressing there's no reason to take a rain check and miss out on what promises to be an excellent afternoon's racing.
When I left the Cambridge job, I made it plain that I was going to take a rain check in five years," he says.