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    Moving on

    ...in a manner of speaking. I do not know yet where I will be posted but I have made a decision for the longer term. I lived in San Diego county for 25 years and find that I really miss it. Yes, it is pricey and crowded but then so are a lot of other places. While I love living in the MH, I miss not having m own dirt underfoot.

    So on Sunday I journey to CA to likely make an offer on a piece of dirt. Just a few more things to check out, but my mind is pretty much made up. I'd have to find a real deal killer in the next couple of days to walk away.

    Stay tuned. More to come as the next week unfolds.
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    Best of luck in your dirt search!
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    Good luck Carol
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    Good luck Carol! Looking forward to the news!
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    Always nice to have a piece of dirt to call your own. Can't say as I blame you for wanting a place to anchor.

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    It sure is fun to sit back and watch where life leads us.

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    Wishing the best of everything, Carol! We know what you mean about having your own dirt!
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    You are certainly a "can do lady" Carol, so I have no doubts you'll find your place in the sun. Best of luck to you, it'll all work out nicely to your desires. Nirvana is calling.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bob Gibson View Post
    It sure is fun to sit back and watch where life leads us.

    I saw a bumper sticker the other day that said " If you want to make God laugh, make a plan"

    More fun to sit back and read where life leads Carol. My life is good be awfully dull compared.

    I was in San Diego for a while in '63. It was one place I always thought I wouldn't mind living. I would guess it is a bit more crowded now.
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