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Old 07-19-2016, 06:57 PM   #57331
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We put a state on our wall map if we have been in that state with our present mutant mover. We will make it to our 49th state when we end up in Maine. We will drive our "Coach" thru the 4 remaining states. Now we need to work on getting our "Coach" to Hawaii.



Friday I meet with an eye specialist surgeon to deal with a cataract on my left eye. Will have it done in September. Remove cataract and set my vision to good vision at a distance (not close up). Presently my vision is very blurry and fuzzy in that eye and I'm seeing double with that eye. My eye doctor said it's ezzy pezzy,

Yes it is easy peezy.... But even so ohmmms... Had first one done at age 39, and other eye at 49..... Actual ages, but with your eye history ohms...



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Old 07-19-2016, 08:39 PM   #57332
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Still stuck in TN for a few more weeks, but trying to enjoy as I can. Here are 2 of my favorite things:

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Cute little beggars aren't they?

Denise and I both love dogs and the smaller the better.

I think for the time being we will stick with just one dog.

I don't want to have to do the deed again for a long time.
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Still stuck in TN for a few more weeks, but trying to enjoy as I can. Here are 2 of my favorite things:

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Aww, little cuties. Names please?
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I surely should have added a after my question.

Which brings up a very important fact that my senior mutants (I'm #142 with a mop) should know.......NEVER take ANYTHING I say too seriously. Ever.
I think that's a pretty standard warning to all RVMs about ALL RVMs.
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Old 07-19-2016, 09:02 PM   #57335
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Hello Mutants near and far:

Mary and I have been very busy mutants. Ellie continues her puppy training, although she just turned a year old. She is a wonderful pup, and she loves camping. She is a Canine Good Citizen now!

We are still on the hunt for our next rainbow rider. We are out every weekend camping, and will be back in south Myrtle Beach for a while right after Labor Day. (Tim, Mary, Jackie, Rezman, Pam, Mark, Clay - you up for a reunion?) We have pretty much settled on a rig, but won't jump until the money suits me. So far, the bait is just dangling, but we're not in any hurry...we're happy swimming in the pond for now. Maybe the bait gets sweeter, maybe not. I do know we can be patient people.

I've shared offline that Mary and I were involved in a very unpleasant encounter with three young gentlemen at a state park while camping over Memorial Day weekend. They were locals, and thought it necessary to harass us (because we are a married couple, for the newbies) to the point that we felt very threatened and unsafe. The park police force was short-staffed, and with a large park and four campgrounds to patrol, they could not offer any real assistance.

Mary and I came to the realization that even though we wish it to be so, life isn't all rainbows and butterflies, so we took our personal protection into our own hands. We have been taking classes and have a great range instructor/home defense professional working with us. We now feel much safer should we encounter a situation in the future. I wish it hadn't come to this, but it has and we've found that we enjoy our training time and the sporting aspects.

To those hurting (physically or psychically), many ohms.

We miss you mutants...

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Marty - we're looking at the same thing here... heat index 107 - 110 through Saturday. The ac's are struggling... lol.
Y'all are spending summer in the wrong places. We had sunny and 72* this afternoon with a gentle breeze here in Seattle.
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Hello Mutants near and far:

Mary and I have been very busy mutants. Ellie continues her puppy training, although she just turned a year old. She is a wonderful pup, and she loves camping. She is a Canine Good Citizen now!

We are still on the hunt for our next rainbow rider. We are out every weekend camping, and will be back in south Myrtle Beach for a while right after Labor Day. (Tim, Mary, Jackie, Rezman, Pam, Mark, Clay - you up for a reunion?) We have pretty much settled on a rig, but won't jump until the money suits me. So far, the bait is just dangling, but we're not in any hurry...we're happy swimming in the pond for now. Maybe the bait gets sweeter, maybe not. I do know we can be patient people.

I've shared offline that Mary and I were involved in a very unpleasant encounter with three young gentlemen at a state park while camping over Memorial Day weekend. They were locals, and thought it necessary to harass us (because we are a married couple, for the newbies) to the point that we felt very threatened and unsafe. The park police force was short-staffed, and with a large park and four campgrounds to patrol, they could not offer any real assistance.

Mary and I came to the realization that even though we wish it to be so, life isn't all rainbows and butterflies, so we took our personal protection into our own hands. We have been taking classes and have a great range instructor/home defense professional working with us. We now feel much safer should we encounter a situation in the future. I wish it hadn't come to this, but it has and we've found that we enjoy our training time and the sporting aspects.

To those hurting (physically or psychically), many ohms.

We miss you mutants...
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Oh no.... So sorry for you.... Ohms for you both....



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Old 07-19-2016, 09:12 PM   #57338
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Hello Mutants near and far:

Mary and I have been very busy mutants. Ellie continues her puppy training, although she just turned a year old. She is a wonderful pup, and she loves camping. She is a Canine Good Citizen now!

We are still on the hunt for our next rainbow rider. We are out every weekend camping, and will be back in south Myrtle Beach for a while right after Labor Day. (Tim, Mary, Jackie, Rezman, Pam, Mark, Clay - you up for a reunion?) We have pretty much settled on a rig, but won't jump until the money suits me. So far, the bait is just dangling, but we're not in any hurry...we're happy swimming in the pond for now. Maybe the bait gets sweeter, maybe not. I do know we can be patient people.

I've shared offline that Mary and I were involved in a very unpleasant encounter with three young gentlemen at a state park while camping over Memorial Day weekend. They were locals, and thought it necessary to harass us (because we are a married couple, for the newbies) to the point that we felt very threatened and unsafe. The park police force was short-staffed, and with a large park and four campgrounds to patrol, they could not offer any real assistance.

Mary and I came to the realization that even though we wish it to be so, life isn't all rainbows and butterflies, so we took our personal protection into our own hands. We have been taking classes and have a great range instructor/home defense professional working with us. We now feel much safer should we encounter a situation in the future. I wish it hadn't come to this, but it has and we've found that we enjoy our training time and the sporting aspects.

To those hurting (physically or psychically), many ohms.

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Sad to hear that happening in a camping environment. But weird and creep I get

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Aww, little cuties. Names please?
They're Bonnie & Clyde, rascals for sure.

We started out to just get one to replace the min pin we lost. These guys were the last two in the litter, and the breeder would not separate them. They are 10 years old nowand spoiled rotten.

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Friday I meet with an eye specialist surgeon to deal with a cataract on my left eye. Will have it done in September. Remove cataract and set my vision to good vision at a distance (not close up). Presently my vision is very blurry and fuzzy in that eye and I'm seeing double with that eye. My eye doctor said it's ezzy pezzy,
I had both of my cataracts removed 12 years ago and replaced with bifocal intraocular lenses. I don't need reading glasses unless I'm trying to see exceptionally tiny print. I bet there have been improvements in the technology since then.

And like Di said this is easy-peazy -- the quickest, easiest of all surgeries. They wanted to give me a little joy juice to make it easier, but I declined. I like knowing what's going on.
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They're Bonnie & Clyde, rascals for sure.

We started out to just get one to replace the min pin we lost. These guys were the last two in the litter, and the breeder would not separate them. They are 10 years old nowand spoiled rotten.

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Oh Elizabeth -- it makes me so sad to hear about the troubled bigots that you encountered.

Hugs to you and Mary!
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Oh Elizabeth -- it makes me so sad to hear about the troubled bigots that you encountered.

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Hello Mutants near and far:

Mary and I have been very busy mutants. Ellie continues her puppy training, although she just turned a year old. She is a wonderful pup, and she loves camping. She is a Canine Good Citizen now!

We are still on the hunt for our next rainbow rider. We are out every weekend camping, and will be back in south Myrtle Beach for a while right after Labor Day. (Tim, Mary, Jackie, Rezman, Pam, Mark, Clay - you up for a reunion?) We have pretty much settled on a rig, but won't jump until the money suits me. So far, the bait is just dangling, but we're not in any hurry...we're happy swimming in the pond for now. Maybe the bait gets sweeter, maybe not. I do know we can be patient people.

I've shared offline that Mary and I were involved in a very unpleasant encounter with three young gentlemen at a state park while camping over Memorial Day weekend. They were locals, and thought it necessary to harass us (because we are a married couple, for the newbies) to the point that we felt very threatened and unsafe. The park police force was short-staffed, and with a large park and four campgrounds to patrol, they could not offer any real assistance.

Mary and I came to the realization that even though we wish it to be so, life isn't all rainbows and butterflies, so we took our personal protection into our own hands. We have been taking classes and have a great range instructor/home defense professional working with us. We now feel much safer should we encounter a situation in the future. I wish it hadn't come to this, but it has and we've found that we enjoy our training time and the sporting aspects.

To those hurting (physically or psychically), many ohms.

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It's good to hear from you, and especially good to know you are safe. So sad that anyone has to face what you did...ever. You seem to be doing the best possible thing in taking instruction in self-defense. I hope you only ever have to use it for enjoyment.

On with the rainbow rider! When it's right, I'm sure you'll snap it right up. Here's looking forward to meeting you both out there on the rainbow one day. 😎
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