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Old 01-11-2014, 06:09   #1
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The long run

downhill


As a kid, with all that youthfully wasted energy, did you like me, ever run full tilt downhill only to run out of steam and grace at about the same time.... And do that curving this isn't the direction I was heading but O well, here comes the ground, hope it's soft fall and laughing till it hurt.
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Downhill

You talkin' 'bout my 'Big Trouble' thread









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That may explain a few things.'08.
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Old 01-11-2014, 11:19   #5
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Well, I don't remember hitting anything hard.
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You talkin' 'bout my 'Big Trouble' thread









No, I really wasn't.
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Well, I don't remember hitting anything hard.
Me neither, something hard hit me
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Old 01-11-2014, 11:40   #8
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Well, I don't remember hitting anything hard.
I do. It was often referred to as "the ground"
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Old 01-11-2014, 11:55   #9
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No, but I rode my tricycle down the stairs when I was 5.
27 steps. Landed upside down. Not a scratch.
Mom not happy.
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You know, I don't understand why you don't treat yourself better......doing the crazy things that you do.

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Well, I don't remember hitting anything hard.
My point exactly.

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No, I really wasn't. supergrin:
^^^--- See my above.

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Me neither, something hard hit me
<<<--- Was parents,I earned the butt whuppins I received.

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I do. It was often referred to as "the ground"
I was initiated at a young age,stupid hurt.

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No, but I rode my tricycle down the stairs when I was 5.
27 steps. Landed upside down. Not a scratch.
Mom not happy.
We were jumping BMX bikes inta rivers with 12ft +/- gators sunning on the banks.'08.
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I honestly believed i'd be able to run faster that way.

problem was, I did.

faster than I was capable of.
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Fear is an outstanding motivator,ask Smitty.'08.


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You know, I don't understand why you don't treat yourself better......doing the crazy things that you do.

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One of my High School friends owned a Model A. We took it to shoot a pistol that one of the other friends snuck out of his house.


We went to a country Corn field where we proceeded to shoot the "heck" out of the .38. The Farmer came barreling down the dirt road in his truck, unhappy that we were shooting on his land. (I guess)


The driver started the car and started moving before we could all get in, so I jumped on the passenger side running board and hung on, as we raced down the road, away from the farmer.


Ahead was a 'T' in the road and I hollered, "which way?". The answer was "right". So I leaned into the car and at the last second the driver shouted "No, left."


As the car whipped to the left the other guys said we were doing about 35 MPH in the curve. As the car went left, I went right. I was told that for a few steps they thought I was going to make it. Then nature struck and I went ass over teakettle in the gravel.


I had a deep cut in my elbow, but the farmer quit chasing us, and I got in the car. They thought I might be badly broken but I wasn't.


Point here is: I could run almost 35 MPH, almost.............
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