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Old 07-08-09, 05:58 PM   #1
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She Kept me for 45 Years

She Kept Me for 45 Years

Friday, July 3 was our 45th.

We've been married longer than some of the younger folks on this forum have been alive.

But, we were in the hospital with Andy on the 3rd, so it was a different kind of celebration!
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You should have added ... And Counting!

The thread title scared me. It reads like past tense.
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Old 07-08-09, 06:02 PM   #3
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outstanding!!

today i have been married 37 yrs
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You should have added ... And Counting!

The thread title scared me. It reads like past tense.
OK - she kept me for 45 years and 5 days. Better?
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No, that's not better.

I would have thrown your sorry butt into the street years ago.
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Old 07-08-09, 06:20 PM   #6
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45 years married; sometimes it seems its a lone time;and sometimes it feels like its not near long enough/Kenneth
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Congratulations to both you and to Mrs. Fox! Mrs. Grouch and I have several pairs of friends who have been married for roughly that much time. I think it's neat because they all seem so comfortable with one another.

So sorry to hear about your son being in the hospital. I hope things are going better for him now.
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Congratulations, that is a wonderful milestone to make. We were in a training class today with some people in different departments and the topic of marraige came up. Me and two of my coworkers combined have been married 8 times. That would be one for me, two for one of my friends and 5 for the other.
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Congratulations!!

I guess we are still on our honeymoon at 2 years and 4 months.
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Me and two of my cow-orkers combined have been married 8 times.
Urban dictionary definition of a cow-orker: An orker of cows; not to be confused with "coworker", which is a person who works with you. Many, if not all of the problems you face on the job can be traced directly to the intervention of cow orkers.
I ain't workin' with him! He's a bloody cow orker!

How many cow-orkers do you have...

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45 is a great occasion. We're at 31.7 (and counting) but another 13.3 is a long time.

You've been married for roughly 65% of your life now.
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45 is a great occasion. We're at 31.7 (and counting) but another 13.3 is a long time.

You've been married for roughly 65% of your life now.
In 10 years it will 69%. It keeps getting larger. You are a statistician - when does it reach 100%?
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I only have 10, and wish I'd have met my sweety long enough ago that we'd have 45 together.
Congrats. Life can be good.
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Congratulations to you both.
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Based upon your opinionated replies to some posts, she is a saint. Congratulations.
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I have had the pleasure of meeting and dining with Denver and Nora -- they are wonderful folks.

Patricia E. and I celebrated anniversary #36 in June. I never forget our anniversary, because it is exactly 3 weeks after her birthday (and two months and three days before mine -- Denver and I both appreciate older women ).
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Based upon your opinionated replies to some posts, she is a saint. Congratulations.

Goodness!
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Congratulations to you and the Mrs. Quite an accomplishment.

My better half and I celebrate our 40th in 11 more days.
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Goodness!
This seems pretty opinioned to me:

Is there a rule book about what does and does not belong on a road bike? Are you the author? Somewhere during the last 11 years I missed that rule book.

Can I have a bell? How about a large wedge? Etc., etc.

Why do I have to switch to a flat bar if I have inline brakes. Is that another "rule?"
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She Kept Me for 45 Years
Wow, mine has only put up with me for 34 +...

She was off today, and after double checking my odometer, we road our anniversary count today on some new trails, plus our normal daily route, that included a free concert in the park.

Congratulations Denver and Mrs.
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Three women have put up with me for a total of 13+8+15=36 years. Can't say I'm too proud of it, though.
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Will be 26 for us tomorrow.

Congrats to the forever young DnvrFoxes!
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OK - she kept me for 45 years and 5 days. Better?

I think proper syntax is "She's kept me for 45 years so far"

Enhorabuena.
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Congrats, D & N! That's awesome!

We'll celebrate #28 next month. Seems like it was just a few years ago, not a few decades ago.

It's a good life.
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Congratulations!
That is 5 times as long as mine lasted! It would have been 30 this year. Wow thinking about that sort of scares me....sort of.
Again congratulations on 45.
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