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    When we were young and not afraid..Now woodworking related

    If anyone is wondering about my avatar, it is reminecent of my younger years. I was privlidged to live a small part of my life in a world only few get to expierance. This link is a web page to a small part of my life that will live in my heart forever. I hope you enjoy my small adventure.
    Last edited by Don Baer; 05-20-2010 at 11:10 PM.
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    Interesting Story Don. I read most of it (my A.D. D. kicked in). Sorry you couldn't recoupe your investment but I am glad that you had a lot of fun with the fine lady.

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    Very cool story Don... Thanks for sharing!
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    That was great Don
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    Fascinating - read the entire thing. Thanks for the link!
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    What a great experience Don. Thanks for sharing
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    thanx don, enjoyable reading.

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    Don,

    I bet you've already seen this, but thought I'd link it anyway:

    http://www.history.navy.mil/danfs/a10/araner-i.htm

    Thanks,

    Bill

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bill Lantry View Post
    Don,

    I bet you've already seen this, but thought I'd link it anyway:

    http://www.history.navy.mil/danfs/a10/araner-i.htm

    Thanks,

    Bill
    Yup Bill I sure did, Thanks guys, just wanted to share.
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    Don , that's awesome. My brother in Fla dose not get along with his wife so he went and bought a 44' sale boat to live on. He looks 5 years older then be.
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