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Old 08-13-2019, 7:48am   #1
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Default So an empty asphalt barge hitting a cliff is a very effective alarm clock.

Shoulda zigged instead.
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Old 08-13-2019, 7:52am   #2
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There you go, my welder buddy can fix that in a week or so, toss some paint on it, and good to go......WITH A NEW HELMSMAN.,,,,,
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What river are you on?
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What river are you on?
Narrow......
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Old 08-13-2019, 8:23am   #6
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What river are you on?
Tennessee River/Fort Loudon Lake.
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Old 08-13-2019, 8:32am   #7
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put up some cones.
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Anytime something that big is heading towards me with a name whose first four letters spell “Anal”, I get the fk out of dodge.
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Anytime something that big is heading towards me with a name whose first four letters spell “Anal”, I drop my pants and bend over.
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And tell me what time to show up.
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And tell me what time to show up.
Sort of puts a new twist on the term.....'Drifting'........eh???
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I'd paint a big arrow on a sheet of plywood.....
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Woulda been a new Coneholio in town.....
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Old 08-13-2019, 6:29pm   #15
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Shoulda zigged instead.
So what time did the "alarm" go off?

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Old 08-13-2019, 7:50pm   #16
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So what time did the "alarm" go off?

About 8:05. I was awake, brushing my teeth. Still got my attention.
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Old 08-13-2019, 7:54pm   #17
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About 8:05. I was awake, brushing my teeth. Still got my attention.
I can only imagine the noise it made. That's a pretty good size barge.
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Old 08-14-2019, 10:32am   #18
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Even more effective considering your house leans over that cliff.
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Cheap shot Snidely, but nicely done!
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My gg-grandfather was stationed at Ft. Loudon.
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