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Old 02-14-2016, 03:33 PM   #29
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Found mine in the freezer compartment of our refrigerator one time. Had bought t g-kids ice cream and one didn't eat it all so I put the remaining milk shake in the freezer. How I put the keys in there I don't know. Probably thinking of something else and put them in there with the shake. It was indeed the last place I thought to look!

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Old 02-14-2016, 03:47 PM   #30
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https://www.thetileapp.com/ Find your keys (or anything you attach to it). $26

If you have an Android phone, go to Google on a computer and type in find my phone to find that.
This looks like a good idea... for my new set of keys.

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Old 02-14-2016, 04:30 PM   #31
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At work, someone brought me two fresh caught fish they had caught on their lunch hour. I put the fish and my keys, so I couldn't forget the fish, in the lab refrigerator. At 9 PM that night, usually go home at 5, I found the keys and remembered to take the fish home.
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Old 02-14-2016, 04:47 PM   #32
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In 10 years of fulltiming, it has amazed me how easy it is to lose things in such a small space! My toad keys have been a constant issue!

  • The most stupid place I have "lost" mine was in the entry door! Since it has been 4 days, I assume that is not your issue.
  • Sometimes I forget which pants I had on and the pants got put up with the keys in them.
  • With space at a premium, often my keys get placed somewhere, and then something gets placed on top.
  • Once for some reason I placed them on top of the utility box and eventually found them the next day.
Good luck!
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Old 02-15-2016, 06:15 AM   #33
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I lost my wallet once and my dad found it about 5 yr later. I wish I had found it instead of him. I was a teenager at the time.

Because why????? . . . . .
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Old 02-15-2016, 06:37 AM   #34
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They could be anywhere. I lost my keys in my 14 X 18 office at work. I had to have my wife bring me the spare key to drive home. Two weeks later I found them in my file cabinet. Apparently I had them in my hand when I pulled a file and somehow they fell into an accordion file.
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Old 02-15-2016, 07:13 AM   #35
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It's winter, check all jacket and rain gear pockets. I changed the RV doorlock to a keypad. I also have a full set of keys for everything in the RV. I have a hide a key on the truck and a key for the RV in the glove box. SO FAR, I have never been locked out of anything. Lots of keys but loosing a key can ruin a trip.
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Old 02-15-2016, 07:34 AM   #36
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Originally Posted by Hit_the_Rhod View Post
Because why????? . . . . .
Based on the comment, I suspected it looked something like this...

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Old 02-15-2016, 08:50 AM   #37
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One time I finally found the missing keys on the floor of the trunk of the car (this is where second set is indispensable...). Apparently I dropped them when I was unloading something at the house.

Second time I found them--don't laugh--right where they were supposed to be. They had somehow gotten covered over by something else and for some reason I kept overlooking them.

DH accidentally threw his keys away one fall when unloading leaf debris in the county dumpster and there was no way to recover them. Now he makes sure he does not have keys and something else in his hands at the same time.

When we travel in the RV, DH keeps one set of keys and I have the other set. I make a point of never getting out without my keys and I also make sure when I get back in they are with me. It may sound a bit compulsive, but I locked myself out many years ago and do not want to repeat the experience...ever.

Hope you find yours!
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Old 02-15-2016, 09:46 AM   #38
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There's a prayer that never fails... goes something like...Tony , Tony, Please come down, something's lost and must be found... another version of it is, Something's lost and can't be found. Please, St. Anthony, look around.
Can't hurt to try it!
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Old 02-15-2016, 10:30 AM   #39
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In the trunk once and once under the pop up lid on the cup holder in the console of my Honda.
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Old 02-15-2016, 10:42 AM   #40
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Would the Original Poster tell the rest of us if their keys were ever found & where they were found?

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Old 02-15-2016, 10:45 AM   #41
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It's been four days now and I still can't find my keys. Returned from a quick trip in the car and a day later couldn't find them. And we have looked everywhere. Have searched all the usual and unusual places I may have put them - closet, trash, refrigerator, clothes bin, basements, etc. We are parked on an all grass site and scoured the area countless times. I am now wondering if a pack rat, or perhaps a crow, grabbed them. Probably will get the dog's stomach x-rayed tomorrow. It's driving me nuts, even though we have duplicates.

Where is the oddest place you ever found your keys?
Time to break down and do what all husbands do:

"Honey, where are my keys?"

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Old 02-15-2016, 02:27 PM   #42
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the fastest and surest way to find them is break down and replace them.
they always show up shortly there after,

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