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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 06-07-2010, 11:40 PM Thread Starter
Old bikes RULE! RIDE ONE!
 
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The Joy Of A Father!

My darling boy, soon to be a SOPHOMORE, has been playing a little gitfiddle(guitar for all of you who have not heard that expression before) for the past year.

He has been slowly playing little tidbits of things for me, kind of an audition for my approval.

Not long ago he kind of let me play along with him for a few minutes! That was about as much fun as I have had in my life. Not much has been on par with those few minutes of sharing the common bond of enjoying an activity together.

Then, to top it off, he was giving me lessons on how to play the song. Unfortunately I failed the lesson. There you go, from a high to low.

I will say that we got to jam to "Sowing Season" by Brand New and it was a great time.

"For John came neither eating nor drinking, and they say, 'He has a demon.' The Son of Man came eating and drinking, and they say, 'Here is a glutton and a drunkard..."

The first turn is the worst turn, between the left ear and the right one.
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post #2 of 8 (permalink) Old 06-07-2010, 11:52 PM
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post #3 of 8 (permalink) Old 06-08-2010, 07:55 AM
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Congrats dude

"Life is not a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly proclaiming WOW, what a RIDE !!"
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Awesome! Brings me back to the days of my Dad teaching me. Thanks for sharing that!

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thats beautiful man. thanks for sharing!
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post #7 of 8 (permalink) Old 06-08-2010, 05:21 PM Thread Starter
Old bikes RULE! RIDE ONE!
 
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When an archer is shooting for nothing he has all his skill.
A son is like any arrow, the archer prepares them to be released. The archer just has to hope he has prepared the best arrow.

"For John came neither eating nor drinking, and they say, 'He has a demon.' The Son of Man came eating and drinking, and they say, 'Here is a glutton and a drunkard..."

The first turn is the worst turn, between the left ear and the right one.
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Old bikes RULE! RIDE ONE!
 
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Holy Shit - Bill Lives......

Congrats dude
What's up, Bug! What's Foggy up to these days anyway? Retirement doesn't really suit him but, I guess he'll have company now that Hodgson has retired.

"For John came neither eating nor drinking, and they say, 'He has a demon.' The Son of Man came eating and drinking, and they say, 'Here is a glutton and a drunkard..."

The first turn is the worst turn, between the left ear and the right one.
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