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post #21 of 39 Old 10-27-2008
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We get new gear bags every time we bring groceries home.

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I like the Henri Lloyd stuff too . . .

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Admit it, denby. You'd like some scented candles or bath soap.
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I'm going to assume ( from your handle ) you're an anesthesiologist, I have one question for you. Have you been inhaling too much gas?

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As a retired mailman, I was always given gifts at Christmas by many of my customers. The one's that I appreciated the most, were those that were homemade. Whether a tin full of cookies or fudge, or a handknit scarf or hat, anything that they had taken the time and effort to make themselves, always said thank you in a very personal way.

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Conclusion Made:

They both got new sails within the last couple years...UK-Halsey.
They're each getting a UK gear bag, with a big bottle of Mount Gay Rum, homemade chocolate chip cookies & a pair of new gloves inside....PERFECT!!!

You guys are awesome...thanks for the creative ideas...I love this place!


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Lucky Bastards!

. . . . . . . can I say that?


Hope I get to meet 'em at the Billy Goat . . . along with the rest of you guy's!


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Lucky Bastards!

. . . . . . . can I say that?


Hope I get to meet 'em at the Billy Goat . . . along with the rest of you guy's!
How come you can say bastards and Cam always Xs out when I say ****.

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How come you can say bastards and Cam always Xs out when I say ****.

Maybe he's napping.

If my wife reads it I'll get deleted.


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I was just thinking that it's a good thing Hawg didn't chime in on this thread, who knows what these two guys would have ended up with.

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Boye's Rigging Knife... Never rusts, cuts line really well. Right in that ball park too.

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