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Offline yukon cornelius

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« Reply #440 on: June 21, 2014, 08:54:36 AM »
being in charge is like being a lady, if you have to tell people you are, then you are not....
It seems I am a coarse thread bolt in a world of fine threaded nuts!

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« Reply #441 on: June 21, 2014, 09:25:08 AM »
I can understand your anger at me……but what could you possibly have against the horse I rode in on?  say_what
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« Reply #442 on: June 21, 2014, 09:28:29 AM »
I never gave much thought to the horse before.  :D
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« Reply #443 on: June 21, 2014, 09:35:37 AM »
I can understand your anger at me……but what could you possibly have against the horse I rode in on?  say_what
:D :D  Just used the 'precursor' to that while trying to get the chain on my slabber yesterday.  It's an excellent point! :D
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« Reply #444 on: June 21, 2014, 10:46:44 AM »
It's better to be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt
This came up in conversation a couple days ago and was about to post it! :D
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« Reply #445 on: June 21, 2014, 12:06:07 PM »
My Grandma was full of old sayings, "older than Methuselah" is one that comes to mind.
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« Reply #446 on: June 21, 2014, 12:20:27 PM »
It's better to be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt
This saying goes back farther than you might realize ;) Proverbs 17:28 "Even a fool is considered wise when he holds his peace; when he shuts his lips, he is considered perceptive."
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« Reply #447 on: June 21, 2014, 03:12:20 PM »
It's better to be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt
This saying goes back farther than you might realize ;) Proverbs 17:28 "Even a fool is considered wise when he holds his peace; when he shuts his lips, he is considered perceptive."

 ;D that's where I got it from  ;D lots of good stuff in that book. its no wonder why they ban it from school. you wouldn't want any kids to be perversed by a book that says don't lie, steal, cheat, murder, and so on. that's a whole new topic.  ;D  thank you drive through!
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« Reply #448 on: September 15, 2014, 06:25:15 PM »
There is no better Karate instructor than a big spider web on your face.  :D
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« Reply #449 on: September 15, 2014, 06:48:53 PM »
 :D
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« Reply #450 on: September 15, 2014, 07:46:26 PM »
I have beenthere been there.
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« Reply #451 on: September 15, 2014, 08:52:38 PM »
There is no better Karate instructor than a big spider web on your face.  :D

Hahaha. You must have walked into a big spider web today.  :D
Made me laugh thinking that's what I must have looked like last Friday.  :D
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« Reply #452 on: September 15, 2014, 09:47:47 PM »
A recent study shows that Women who carry a little extra weight, live longer than Men……who mention it.  :D
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« Reply #453 on: September 15, 2014, 10:02:08 PM »
A recent study shows that Women who carry a little extra weight, live longer than Men……who mention it.  :D

Wow! I recently had a near death experience too.  :D
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« Reply #454 on: September 15, 2014, 10:03:30 PM »
 :D :D :D :D :D :D
thats funny stuff. heat in the winter,shade in the summer :D :D
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« Reply #455 on: September 15, 2014, 10:05:18 PM »
:D :D :D :D :D :D
thats funny stuff. heat in the winter,shade in the summer :D :D

I give you 3 weeks.  :D :D :D
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« Reply #456 on: September 15, 2014, 10:27:34 PM »
People who live in Rock Hill throw stones. :D
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« Reply #457 on: September 16, 2014, 05:42:19 PM »
There is no better Karate instructor than a big spider web on your face.  :D

I would have qualified for my 6th degree black belt yesterday when I walked into the horse barn!!  :D :D :D
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« Reply #458 on: September 16, 2014, 05:47:40 PM »
"I'm not as good as I once was but I'm as good once as I ever was"
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« Reply #459 on: October 07, 2014, 07:21:56 PM »
Never, ever pass up an opportunity to keep your mouth shut. (My Dad's favorite)
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