Advertise on Bikeforums.net



User Tag List

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 25 of 48
  1. #1
    Gone DnvrFox's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2001
    Location
    Gone to other places
    Posts
    20,676
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)

    Just Got to Share with My Friends - 44 Years

    Well, Nora and I made it 44 years as of today.

    I found a plaque in a local store

    Against a New England background, it says:

    Imagine

    Inspire

    The moment I saw it I knew it was made for Nora, because that is what she does.
    Gone >> Gone >> Gone >> Gone >> Gone >> Gone >> Gone

  2. #2
    Senior Member ?? Beverly's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2004
    Location
    Englewood,Ohio
    My Bikes
    2007 Trek Madone 5.0 WSD - 2007 Trek 4300 WSD - 2008 Trek 520
    Posts
    5,090
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Happy Anniversary!
    Attached Images Attached Images
    =============================================================
    My cancer updates:
    https://www.mylifeline.org/beverlyow...=myupdates.cfm

    Enjoy the little things in life, for one day you may look back and realize they were the big things.
    -- Antonio Smith

  3. #3
    Senior Member Retro Grouch's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2004
    Location
    St Peters, Missouri
    My Bikes
    Rans Enduro Sport, Hase Kettweisel Tandem, Merin Bear Valley beater bike
    Posts
    23,099
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    I think that's really, really cool!

    It'll be 45 years for Mrs Grouch and me on August 31. We'll be at the Midwest Tandem Rally. It would be interesting to find out what percentage of tandem teams at the rally have been married for 25 years or more. I'm thinking a pretty high number. I've heard it said that whichever direction your relationship is headed, a tandem will get you there faster.

  4. #4
    train safe buelito's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    Location
    Reston, VA
    Posts
    801
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    congrats!

    train safe-
    ____________________________________________________
    avatar is on Flagstaff Mtn, Boulder, Colorado--on the fixie--

  5. #5
    Erect member since 1953 cccorlew's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Location
    Antioch, CA (SF Bay Area)
    My Bikes
    Roubaix Expert, Motobecane Fantom Outlaw turned commuter, Cannondale F500 Mtn bike, Some old French thing gone fixie
    Posts
    6,463
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    That's a long ride. I hope to do as well.
    WANTED: Not a darn thing. I've got it all. Life is good.
    Website at curtis.corlew.com Bicycle blog at ccorlew.blogspot.com

  6. #6
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Location
    S.E. Pennsylvania, USA
    Posts
    1,737
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    You realize of course that there is a very good chance that most people on the BF aren't even that old yet. Contrats on the milestone.
    Oh I used to be disgusted and now I try to be amused. But since their wings have got rusted, you know, the angels wanna wear my red shoes. But when they told me 'bout their side of the bargain, that's when I knew that I could not refuse. And I won't get any older, now the angels wanna wear my red shoes.

  7. #7
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2001
    Posts
    4,867
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Congratulations Denver and Nora!

  8. #8
    Small Member maddmaxx's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2003
    My Bikes
    Leader home built hardtail, Diamondback Response
    Posts
    7,044
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    1 Thread(s)
    Congratulations. 35 here and it just seems like yesterday.

  9. #9
    Let's do a Century jppe's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2004
    Location
    North Carolina
    My Bikes
    Pinarello Prince/Campy SR; Cervelo R3/Sram Red; Trek 5900/Duraace, Cervelo P2C/Duraace
    Posts
    5,832
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Congrats to Dnvr and Noral!!

  10. #10
    just keep riding BluesDawg's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2005
    Location
    Milledgeville, Georgia
    My Bikes
    2014 Specialized Crave Pro 29, 2014 Specialized Crux EVO Carbon Disc, 2012 Black Mountain Cycles Monster Cross, 2011 Specialized Roubaix SL3 Expert Compact, 2009 Salsa Casseroll, 2003 KHS Milano Tandem, 1986 Nishiki Cadence rigid MTB
    Posts
    12,648
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Happy Anniversary!
    The more you ride your bike, the less your ass will hurt.

  11. #11
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    Location
    Deep In The Heart
    My Bikes
    Seven Ti Tandem, Blue T12 tri bike, 92 Paramount, 93 Schwinn Mesa MTB, Trek 520 tourer
    Posts
    2,471
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Mrs. Mono and I are celebrating our 26th anniversary today.

    Congrats to you both.
    Most economic fallacies derive from the tendency to assume that there is a fixed pie, that one party can gain only at the expense of another.....Milton Friedman

  12. #12
    Gilpin County Wheelman SKYLAB's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2008
    Location
    Rollinsville Colorado
    My Bikes
    Parlee Z-4 2001 Fisher Sugar 1 Macalu Ti
    Posts
    814
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    oh man....how wonderful for you guys. I;m guessing she probably feels the same about you. I feel like such a youngster.
    And you know that notion just crossed my mind.

  13. #13
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Fort Wayne, Indiana, USA
    My Bikes
    riders:Schwinn Continental ('80), Specialized Crossroads Sport ('07), Schwinn Super Sport (73), Schwinn Superior (76), Projects: Schwinn Sprint ('74), Trek 800 & Schwinn Continental ('71)
    Posts
    524
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Congratulations, sounds to be a fine gift, and am certain she will like it.

    You have 11 years on me and my better half, keep going, we will catch the draft, your lead!

  14. #14
    Hanging On
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Posts
    817
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Happy Anniversary! We're just beginners - we're only coming up on 31 years. They tell me it's all gravy after the first tumultuous 40 years. Is that true?

    Just kidding, of course. Congratulations!

    -soma5

  15. #15
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Maupin, OR
    My Bikes
    Used Marin MTB, New 6/06 Scott Contessa Speedster
    Posts
    532
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Congratulations, and many more!

  16. #16
    Senior Member George's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Location
    Katy Texas
    My Bikes
    Specialized Roubaix - Look 566 - Jamis Coda Elite
    Posts
    5,221
    Mentioned
    1 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Time sure fly's don't it, Bonnie and I've been married for 42 years. Anyway congratulations and many more.
    George

  17. #17
    Third World Layabout crtreedude's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2005
    Location
    Costa Rica
    My Bikes
    Cannondale F900 and Tandem
    Posts
    3,061
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Congrats, we have merely 26+ years. You make us look like newlyweds...

  18. #18
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jul 2006
    Posts
    4,259
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Congratulations to you both.

  19. #19
    His Brain is Gone! Tom Bombadil's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    Location
    Paoli, Wisconsin
    My Bikes
    RANS Stratus, Bridgestone CB-1, Trek 7600, Sun EZ-Rider AX, Fuji Absolute 1.0, Cayne Rambler 3
    Posts
    9,980
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Congrats and wishing you many more years together!

  20. #20
    2011 TCR Advanced SL Spinz's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2007
    Location
    Ulah Proper N.C.
    My Bikes
    2010 Cannodale Hi Mod Synaspe, 2010 Sram Force, Mavic Kysirum SL Premium, Brooks Swallow 2011 Giant TCR Advanced SL Black Mavic SL Premiums, Full Sram Force, Fizik Aliante Carbon 15.33 lbs of pure adrenalin
    Posts
    1,013
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Cheers ------ and many many more. Lp

  21. #21
    Senior Member
    Join Date
    Jan 2002
    Location
    Washington, DC
    Posts
    3,152
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Congradulations to both of you! We are just beginners, coming up on 15.

    Paul

  22. #22
    Senior Member SaiKaiTai's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    My Bikes
    '13 Felt Z3, '08 Jamis Aurora Elite
    Posts
    2,983
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Well, now... how cool is that?
    Pretty darned cool, I'd say.
    I can only hope I live long enough to make 44 years with my lovely bride.
    '13 Felt Z3 - '08 Jamis Aurora Elite - ('07 Giant OCR C2)

  23. #23
    Don't mince words Red Rider's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Location
    Vacaville, CA
    My Bikes
    '08 Orbea Diva "The Avocado"; Specialized Dolce comp "Sweet Thang"; Co-Motion Roadster "Blue Jay", Fuji Team Pro
    Posts
    6,864
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    That's impressive. Congratulations and may you have many more happy years together.
    When my feet hit the floor in the morning, Satan shudders and says, "Oh, *****, she's awake!"

    Visit my blog.

  24. #24
    Yen
    Yen is offline
    Surly Girly Yen's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Location
    SoCal
    Posts
    4,100
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    Bravo, and Congratulations to you and Nora. That is a very special, thoughtful gift that she will no doubt appreciate. Best wishes for many more happy miles together.
    Specialized Roubaix Expert
    Surly Long Haul Trucker

  25. #25
    I need more cowbell. Digital Gee's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2005
    Location
    Reno, Nevada
    My Bikes
    2012 Masi Evoluzione, 2009 Specialized Globe Vienna 2
    Posts
    7,899
    Mentioned
    0 Post(s)
    Tagged
    0 Thread(s)
    44? You're just youngsters. My folks are celebrating their 65th this Saturday!

    Congratulations!!!
    Visit my blog! The Leadership Almanac
    2012 Masi Evoluzione
    2009 Specialized Globe Vienna 2

    Proud member of the original Club Tombay

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •