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« Reply #20 on: November 16, 2013, 08:49:59 PM »
Coxy
You have a great point.  Maybe you don't!  Just a sayin.

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« Reply #21 on: November 16, 2013, 09:03:59 PM »
My Dad told me once…."Never own ANYTHING you aren't willing to drill a hole in".  :D
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« Reply #22 on: November 16, 2013, 11:36:31 PM »
"If your a Hammer, everything looks like a nail"
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« Reply #23 on: November 17, 2013, 07:33:29 AM »
Liars can figure but figures don't lie. ;D
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« Reply #24 on: November 17, 2013, 07:58:06 AM »
My dad would say don't force it get a bigger hammer  smiley_smash
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« Reply #25 on: November 17, 2013, 08:28:18 AM »
Drunker than nine snakes in a barrell
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« Reply #26 on: November 17, 2013, 11:05:21 AM »
Fit as a fiddle and twice as twangy

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« Reply #27 on: November 17, 2013, 01:54:11 PM »
"The barn door is open" 

i.e.(so zip up.... )

Said that to the elderly neighbor farmer one day, and his response was..
"what can't get up, can't get out"


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« Reply #28 on: November 17, 2013, 01:56:18 PM »
If you are waiting on me, you're backing up.....beep, beep, beep, beep.

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« Reply #29 on: November 17, 2013, 05:16:28 PM »
"When everything is said and done, there will be a lot more said than done!"
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« Reply #30 on: November 17, 2013, 05:41:05 PM »
Well this is all finer than frogs hair cut 4 ways.

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« Reply #31 on: November 17, 2013, 06:05:19 PM »
I like "park your carcass"
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« Reply #32 on: November 17, 2013, 06:58:09 PM »
My Grandmother use to say this:  Don't be like the cat who wanted a fish but was afraid to get his paws wet.
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« Reply #33 on: November 17, 2013, 09:17:36 PM »
I went and saw one of my Father friends. He was not feeling the best. He said he needed about 4 fingers in a bottom of a washtub to straighten him out.  :o
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« Reply #34 on: November 17, 2013, 09:23:47 PM »
I went and saw one of my Father friends. He was not feeling the best. He said he needed about 4 fingers in a bottom of a washtub to straighten him out.  :o

Makes since…..Good one!  :)
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« Reply #35 on: November 17, 2013, 11:47:53 PM »
Liars can figure but figures don't lie. ;D

Hey, wait a minute :o. I learned it the other way 'round :D.
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« Reply #36 on: November 18, 2013, 05:59:08 PM »
I'm as confused as a june bug under a street light. :-\
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Great minds think alike.....  Does your butt itch too?

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« Reply #37 on: November 18, 2013, 07:10:07 PM »
Cutting off a Mules ear doesn't make it a horse.
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« Reply #38 on: November 18, 2013, 09:39:55 PM »
"Fog on the hill brings water to the mill"

Lots of toys for working in the bush

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« Reply #39 on: November 18, 2013, 10:28:42 PM »
"You may think it's funny that my nose is runny,.... but it's not"
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