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Old 05-26-10, 05:13 PM   #1
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Planets are aligned, pulled the trigger...

In an earlier post I was castigating myself for feeling bad about my "bike money" potentially headed toward a wedding gift for my son and his soon to be bride. Well, what a turn around in a week's time. I've collected and played guitars for years and decided to sell off a few, but wouldn't do so unless I got a fair price and the instrument went to a player. Hence, I haven't reduced the inventory at all. Yesterday I got and accepted an offer on an instrument that allowed me to put a down payment on an Indy Fab Ti Crown Jewel. I go in tomorrow morning for the measurements. I'm almost giddy with excitement.
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Old 05-26-10, 06:11 PM   #2
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Karma stepped in! You were willing to sacrifice for your son and that brought you good fortune! Cheers!
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Old 05-26-10, 06:16 PM   #3
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I think you'll like the bike. Do your best to communicate to IF the type of ride you are looking for. They can make any kind of bike ride any which way.
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Old 05-26-10, 06:48 PM   #4
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Very nice turn of events!
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Old 05-26-10, 08:45 PM   #5
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It's true fortune to be able to use one collection to expand another, both so enjoyable! Now you don't have to feel either hard done by, nor a grinch. A bespoke bike, titanium no less! WooHoo
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Where there's a will, there's a way.
Custom IF Crown Jewel is definately at the top of the pecking order.
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Glad to hear it is working out for you. That is a great bike and I am sure you will get many years of smiles and miles.

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So if anybody asks you can just respond "I got it for a song.".
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So if anybody asks you can just respond "I got it for a song.".
Heh-heh, good one!
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What guitars did you sell? Tell me it wasn't a 59 Les Paul goldtop.
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I'm almost giddy with excitement.
The best mindset EVER! Enjoy!
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Might as well sell off your other bikes. Once u ride the IF, the others will collect dust. Congraulations.
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Old 05-29-10, 06:19 AM   #14
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I sold a Taylor K22 and a Carvin electric.
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Old 05-29-10, 06:48 AM   #15
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want to see this in Pix! congrat's on the good fortune.
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