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How can I convince my mom to get me a better cell?

I have nextel, really the only service that works at my house. I really want the i880, really really bad, and my b-day commn up. Right now I have a custom red i265, it works good and all, I just really want the i880. How could I convince her that she should get my this cell phone. Her argument is that I just got this phone, and she just paid to have a red houseing put on, she would have to pay the full price (500.00), that I have an iPod and a Camera, and a lot of ringtones alredy, end of conversation. It has a mp3 player, video, 2.0 mega.pix. cam, huge screen, ect.

Asked By: Aaron - 3/4/2007
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How about trying to set that cell phone you want as a goal. I mean instead of turning to your mother for what you want try striving to own what you want and may not need on your own. This is all fine if you understand how much hard work it takes to afford all that stuff and not basing your self-worth around what you... More
Answered By: paaatches - 3/4/2007
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get a job
Answered By: cwb63ss - 3/4/2007
 
stop being a spoiled brat.. buy the phone yourself
Answered By: DarkHelmet - 3/4/2007
 
Wow tough sell. Is your mom rich? If not I would say live with what you have and then when you are eligible for another phone through her plan there will be an even better phone than the one you want now.
Answered By: allindotcom@sbcglobal.net - 3/4/2007
 
well I dont know your mom but it depends what works and doesn't sometimes you can keep nagging her or help her at the store or something and be like well you know it was so generous of me to do this with you and you know this phone its really cool it has all of these features... More
Answered By: nicole j - 3/4/2007
 
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