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SoupDragon Tue 03-Apr-12 09:33:44

"Today your order will be delivered by Jesus in the Cabbage van"

You don't get the son of god delivering groceries for just any supermarket.

SummerLightning Tue 03-Apr-12 16:22:04

I had Mohammed in a strawberry Van yesterday but jesus in a cabbage van definitely wins

Likesshinythings Tue 03-Apr-12 16:25:44

Well, last Saturday we were visited by Willock in the Courgette van, I have also had Marcos in Strawberry and Okie in Lemon. But Jesus is yet to make an appearance - maybe this weekend?!

Stratters Tue 03-Apr-12 16:28:11

Ocado doesn't deliver out here sad

Hebiegebies Tue 03-Apr-12 16:31:07

This week we had our food delivered by Ian in the cabbage van, sadly not Jesus.

There is also a Courgette, lemon & strawberry van here

SoupDragon Tue 03-Apr-12 16:31:11

"I had Jesus" [weeps]

I must say, I've been giggling about it all day. Naturally I have a screenshot of the text message for posterity.

I ave had the same driver more than once but not for a long time. It was always the same man a couple of years ago.

Never had Jesus before though.

SoupDragon Tue 03-Apr-12 16:31:42

Pray harder, Strattters, and Jesus may appear in his cabbage van.

JaxTellerIsMyFriend Tue 03-Apr-12 16:33:22

oh man, that tops my delivery last week "Keith in the Lemon Meringue Van" brought mine, but YOU got Jesus! grin

SoupDragon Tue 03-Apr-12 16:33:29

I nearly forgot - he told me that he trains new drivers. Thus Ocado drivers are trained by Jesus.

Which explains why the service of out of this world.

Stratters Tue 03-Apr-12 16:33:36

<prays hard>

S'not going to work, I shall just envy you and your Jesus in his cabbage van.

cronsilksilt Tue 03-Apr-12 16:35:48

I'm waiting for my delivery right this moment. Jesus has 25 mins left to get busy with the bread and fishes.

cronsilksilt Tue 03-Apr-12 16:37:57

it's here - green bubbles

emmanana Tue 03-Apr-12 16:39:14

Shame you didn't see the message before, you could have wished him luck for Friday.

SoupDragon Tue 03-Apr-12 16:40:36

Trust me - it's best that I didn't know grin. He must hate this time of year.

emmanana Tue 03-Apr-12 16:43:07

When I had Mohammed, he was driving potato van.
( I am very sad, I keep all the ocado texts )

Stratters Tue 03-Apr-12 17:08:43

I am so, so jealous of you all and your van driving deities. sad

StrawberrytallCAKE Tue 03-Apr-12 17:11:55

I am absolutely ordering from ocado this week.

SoupDragon Tue 03-Apr-12 17:12:49

A few of thoughts:
Do you think it is possible to collect a full set of disciples?
Is there scope for a game of Bible Bingo?
Has anyone had Jehova?

Stratters Tue 03-Apr-12 17:14:20

Buddha in the Banana van maybe?

MightyNice Tue 03-Apr-12 17:16:11

how come mine is delivered by Rupert in a plain white Waitrose van? sad

(no offence Rupert but that is our ferret's name and he is much better looking than you)

SoupDragon Tue 03-Apr-12 17:16:14

Peter in the Pickle van?

SoupDragon Tue 03-Apr-12 17:16:57

Might it be Rupert the Bear?
[clutches at straws]

Just looked back at all my Ocado texts, two biblical ones:

Jakub in Strawberry van

best of all Adam in Apple van

SoupDragon Tue 03-Apr-12 17:18:20

Adam Apple! [snort]

tinierclanger Tue 03-Apr-12 17:20:24

Never had Jesus but I've had Emmanuel in Strawberry van!

SuePurblybilt Tue 03-Apr-12 17:21:01

ooo. This is why it sucks being poor. You'd not catch the Messiah in Lidl. sad

I am using Jesus in the cabbage van as my new expletive, ta muchly.

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