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Old 01-02-2005, 02:12 AM   #15
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I gotta tell you folks...
Having met Chris in person..
He talks just like
neat guy~

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Old 01-02-2005, 09:01 AM   #16
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If Chris talks just like he writes, then it must have made the Dakota Indian's day. He's probably writng about his conversation with Canny on an Indian Forum somewhere. LOL


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Old 01-03-2005, 01:10 AM   #17
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Hi Guys....Me agn...LOL.

Me NO rite like I talk...Me jus Talk like I rite...SLOW.....
I Got HELP reversin My CAR in2 a parkin space last week, by a Traffic Cop....When I came bk from My shoppin, I found a note inside a plastic bag stuck 2My read " PARKIN FINE "...what a nice chap, & I fort I done real crap... I rolled a flat tire 4 miles 2 get it repaired...the tire Guy kept on abt a SPARE TIRE....He did'nt look all that BIG 2 ME.....same as when the battery went down on My first car an Austin Cambridge Estate '66, The Guy in the car park asked if I had a STARTIN HANDLE...I said Yes, & gave Him the KEY...OK, OK, I was Young, & D/Ws jus asked what excuses I make 2DAY...Ha Ha Ha...LOL...( Bless Her )....
There r TWO fins I wanna LEARN...One is Sign Talk, the other 2B able 2 read SMOKE SIGNALS....well it helps 2 understand what My FOOD is tellin Me when I BURN it, Oh & how 2 STOP My Pup drinkin My BUD ! ! ! ...
Well Life is jus a stage, & We're ALL part of the CAST....I keep on bein told that I should B on the stage...Realy I says...Yea realy comes the reply...SWEEPIN IT...Take care now...Chris.....
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Old 01-03-2005, 03:28 AM   #18
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Talking Parts of route 66...

As always I enjoy reading your posts....when I was younger I had my fair share of british cars; MG's and Triumphs you would think that I would taken a hint that when a car is named after somone's garage.....(for those that don't know MG stands for Morris Garage and the joke is, "if it isn't in Morris' Garage it will be in someone elses, being repaired" ) Anyway, I have driven along parts of Route 66 with my travels to and from various places. Parts of it still look like they did in it's heyday, a little weather beaten but still there. Parts are missing completely, and others have become the perenial tourist trap. When I visit an area of the country, I typically try to drive the older US higways, those are the ones that still have the little mom and pop stores and motels on them, you get to see what America was/is all about by driving those roads.

Also Chris FWIW it takes about 6.5 hours at 500mph to fly across the USA Almost as long as it takes to fly to GB from the USA....

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Old 01-03-2005, 09:24 AM   #19
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M. B 2 G. B...

Greetins Wahoonc.....
I once owned a MORRIS 1100...The FIRST car I ever got in2 trouble with the law in...the lane was ONLY 20 yards long, & >>> ONE WAY >>>....But OFFICER I IS only goin <<<ONE WAY<<<, Ooops !.
When WE first came on over " The Pond " it took us abt 9.5 Hrs from Manchester...bk in '94, now our last time was abt 8 3/4 hrs...but We once got bk in 8 1/4, with the wind up our Union-Jacks...LOL.Now Gonna go-on a lttl here, this IS our Typical day when We leave 2 come visit Yr WONDERFUL COUNTRY...::
Up at 4AM...get ready, go 2 Airport,abt 2hrs travel, B there 3 hrs B4 We fly, 9 1/2 hr flight, then customs-Van Hire, & find / Arrive at Villa, 2 hrs, so our day is abt 17 /19 long, then U Guys r 5hrs BEHIND the UK We get a very L O N G day indeed...& YES, it IS worth it...LOL,
Now IF I done the "66", I would also jus have 2 go OFF the track a lttl 2 C the fins I might otherwise MISS...& I don't intend 2 MISS a thing...U Kn, We Almost booked 2do VEGAS this year...but, well I don't realy kn what happened, I guess We jus Leave a lttl piece of us bk in FLA, & WE jus come on bk 2C if it's still there...I guess it's a kinda NO other place will do, kinda place, there's jus summat abt the place...I say it's that "All U can EAT Diner" & the Folk R pretty Good 2 US....& havin an interest in the '50s Americana & Yr Heavey Metal Cars....& the list goes on, Chit, I jus live in the wrong place, if U get my drift...So Fanx 4 yr Kind words, I 2 luv readin U Guys, & fanx 4 makin me feel Welcome, jus 'cos I DON'T own an A/S, don't mean I don't like 'em...LOL...Take care now...Chris....
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Old 01-07-2005, 12:17 PM   #20
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Down but NOT under...

Hi All....
...So a few days have passed since I saw My replacement car...I would be drivin Her around but 4 one still can't b taxed, as I have NO log book...Not my problem, as the car Is still in the 2day I fenaly learnt what has actualy happened 2 the log book....
The last keeper 4got 2 hand it 2 the Garage Guy, when he delivered his NEW car, & pick up His old one, ( the one I interested in buyin...), So what's happened is, the Guy was writin out His Xmas cards...& He thinks that the Log book Has bn sent 2 AUSTRALIA, along with the christmas cards...LOL.
...So I was assured that Dan had bn on the Phone 2 the taxation office & paid His 30, & gettin a NEW log book, which will B with us by Wednesday the latest..( so fingers crossed )...So I jus hope I'll B MOBILE in My own car agn very soon...SIGH !...'till then I still get 2 drive around in a wonderful piece of trash...But 2nd class drivin IS bttr than 1st class walkin...lmao...
I have never kn anythin 2B so frustratin in My life...what can B hard abt walkin on2 the used car lot & sayin...That one Please...& 4 the record...There R a million cars out there 4 sale....but WE ALL kn when We found " The one " 2 suit us..., it IS exactly the same as my D/ds, except a few thou Less miles on the clock, Oh Yea, & it's CLEAN...LOL...Chris.....

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