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Message 1343740 - Posted: 7 Mar 2013, 15:17:42 UTC

I was looking the other day, and thought I didn't look too old - just classic ...


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Message 1343753 - Posted: 7 Mar 2013, 16:22:04 UTC - in response to Message 1343740.  
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Well looking classic, is better than looking Jurassic I'd bet. ;)


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Message 1343799 - Posted: 7 Mar 2013, 19:24:59 UTC - in response to Message 1343740.  

I was looking the other day, and thought I didn't look too old - just classic ...



and authentic :)

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Message 1343802 - Posted: 7 Mar 2013, 19:30:09 UTC

On those rare occasions when I feel "old", I go visit some of my WWII-vintage shipmates & comrades - those in their high 80s and 90s that still get out and about - they call me "kid" and "youngster" and I don't feel so ancient.


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Message 1343824 - Posted: 7 Mar 2013, 20:40:45 UTC - in response to Message 1343802.  

On those rare occasions when I feel "old", I go visit some of my WWII-vintage shipmates & comrades - those in their high 80s and 90s that still get out and about - they call me "kid" and "youngster" and I don't feel so ancient.

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Hey Don, I've always wondered, do you pronounce it "sub-mah-REEN-er" or "sub-MARE-ih-ner"?

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Message 1345447 - Posted: 11 Mar 2013, 18:21:33 UTC - in response to Message 1343824.  
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On those rare occasions when I feel "old", I go visit some of my WWII-vintage shipmates & comrades - those in their high 80s and 90s that still get out and about - they call me "kid" and "youngster" and I don't feel so ancient.

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Hey Don, I've always wondered, do you pronounce it "sub-mah-REEN-er" or "sub-MARE-ih-ner"?

Both are used, but each has its partisans. I prefer SUB-mah-reen-er, because I rode SUB-mah-reens, not sub-MARE-ens. But unlike some of my shipmates, I won't throw beer bottles or insult your parentage or education if you say it another way....
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Message 1345511 - Posted: 11 Mar 2013, 19:58:09 UTC - in response to Message 1345447.  

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Hey Don, I've always wondered, do you pronounce it "sub-mah-REEN-er" or "sub-MARE-ih-ner"?

Both are used, but each has its partisans. I prefer SUB-mah-reen-er, because I rode SUB-mah-reens, not sub-MARE-ens. But unlike some of my shipmates, I won't throw beer bottles or insult your parentage or education if you say it another way....

Lol. Fair enough.

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Message 1347415 - Posted: 16 Mar 2013, 19:58:35 UTC - in response to Message 1345511.  

I remember when i thought 30 was old.... then i remember thinkinking 40 was old...and now i think you are as old as you feel you are. so when i get up in the morning i must be at least 150 but after that first cup of youth regenerating coffee all is good again :)


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Message 1347430 - Posted: 16 Mar 2013, 20:54:10 UTC
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It is said "You are as old as the woman you feel" - I bumped into an 18 year old the other day, now does that make me 18 years old again??


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Message 1347493 - Posted: 17 Mar 2013, 1:10:58 UTC

Regenerating!

Regenerating!

Now for my 9th incarnation ...


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Message 1347496 - Posted: 17 Mar 2013, 1:14:31 UTC - in response to Message 1347493.  

Regenerating!

Regenerating!

Now for my 9th incarnation ...

Hmm, You don't sound like a Borg... ;)
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Message 1347545 - Posted: 17 Mar 2013, 5:03:48 UTC - in response to Message 1347493.  

Regenerating!

Regenerating!

Now for my 9th incarnation ...

Hello, Doctor.

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Message 1347583 - Posted: 17 Mar 2013, 9:10:46 UTC

Who?

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Message 1347641 - Posted: 17 Mar 2013, 12:00:46 UTC - in response to Message 1347583.  

Who?


Who indeed!

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Message 1347642 - Posted: 17 Mar 2013, 12:02:55 UTC

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Message 1347721 - Posted: 17 Mar 2013, 14:59:47 UTC - in response to Message 1347496.  

Regenerating!

Regenerating!

Now for my 9th incarnation ...

Hmm, You don't sound like a Borg... ;)



Or a cat...;)

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Message 1347726 - Posted: 17 Mar 2013, 15:07:06 UTC - in response to Message 1347721.  

Regenerating!

Regenerating!

Now for my 9th incarnation ...

Hmm, You don't sound like a Borg... ;)



Or a cat...;)


Catus of BORG... ;)
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Message 1347740 - Posted: 17 Mar 2013, 15:29:46 UTC

Just why do owners do this to their pets ......

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Message 1347742 - Posted: 17 Mar 2013, 15:32:05 UTC - in response to Message 1347740.  

I've no idea Chris, Grace hates collars with a passion, I can imagine that cat doesn't like that costume much either.


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Message 1347743 - Posted: 17 Mar 2013, 15:32:12 UTC
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Just why do owners do this to their pets ......


I was just wondering the same thing...

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