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    was kung-fu fighting lodi781's Avatar
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    3 days till lodi's road trip of 07 takes off....

    I know I dropped a thread about this a little while ago, but now that it gettin close and I have my route picked out, I thought I would drop you guys a line and see if I cross paths with anyone. I have a blog set up which I will be updateing often, which is lodismission.blogspot.com. You can see the basic route i'll be taking under " map of the mission" So, anyway, I may not be posting much, but i'll try to keep the blog updated with posts and pics...so, maybe i'll see some of you during the next month and a half!!!!
    " The love you withhold is the pain you carry, lifetime after lifetime."

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    Dang! You're passing within 10 miles of my place, but probably on a day when I'm going to be out of town. PM me if you know your itinerary for the Hershey Park leg of the trip. If I'm mistaken, and we can get a ride in...
    The search for inner peace continues...

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    Godspeed on your travels.
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    Wow, that is SOME trip. Looks like great fun!!!!

    Little jealous though, I haven't toured in a couple years and I miss it (course my tours are 5 days with a SAG).

    I have some financial commitments (cough, dam IRS) for the next couple of years - but after that I'm seriously planning a transam.

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    Wave when you go through Grand Junction, CO!
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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    Godspeed on your travels.
    I don't know what speed that is, but I can certainly wish you carspeed, Lodi!

    May your automobile of choice have the power to climb the hills, and may the state troopers be looking further in the other direction the further you get from home!

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    Third week of September.......that's reserved for us in NorCal.
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    Do you have a hovercraft to take those straight line routes? Awesome!!

    Honk the horn when you pass just west of Chicago. Maybe I'll hear it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by x136 View Post
    I don't know what speed that is, but I can certainly wish you carspeed, Lodi!

    May your automobile of choice have the power to climb the hills, and may the state troopers be looking further in the other direction the further you get from home!
    Basically you summed up Godspeed in your wishes X. Godspeed is a word used to wish someone a safe, prosperous, successful journey.
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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    Basically you summed up Godspeed in your wishes X. Godspeed is a word used to wish someone a safe, prosperous, successful journey.
    Yeah, as long as it isn't Speed speed, you'll be able to slow the car down below 50 mph without it blowing up.



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    Come to Omaha to say hi! Oh wait, you're already doing that.

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    If he is in your area, you guys might want to PM him. Perhaps he can ride/visit with you. He's gonna have his laptop and will get the messages!
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    I already told him I would buy him a beer if he comes to Dallas.
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    If you see him, you gotta post pics!!
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    I am not sure that one beer is enough to get him to stop in Texas.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Siu Blue Wind View Post
    If you see him, you gotta post pics!!
    we should turn this into a wheres lodi thread. I gotta go get some funky red and white stripe sweater to wear in every state I visit...wait, thats a great freakin IDEA!!!!* hurries off to store...*
    " The love you withhold is the pain you carry, lifetime after lifetime."

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    I am not sure that one beer is enough to get him to stop in Texas.
    sounds good, I need a midway break between new mexico and nashville....
    " The love you withhold is the pain you carry, lifetime after lifetime."

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    Quote Originally Posted by lodi781 View Post
    we should turn this into a wheres lodi thread. I gotta go get some funky red and white stripe sweater to wear in every state I visit...wait, thats a great freakin IDEA!!!!* hurries off to store...*
    And the glasses. You gotta get the glasses.
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    D-Day, i'm off. I'll be keeping in touch here and on the blog! See you guys when I see you.....
    " The love you withhold is the pain you carry, lifetime after lifetime."

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    *waves* Don't forget your phone charger!!
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    Day-um. After waitin' for that map to load on, yeah, go ahead and say it, dialup , I find out he's not even coming to Charlotte.




























    <slinkin' away to cry in fetal position>

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    We need to get you updated, sistah!
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    Yeah, well. No DSL available in my neighborhood, and I'll be day-um'ed if I'm gonna let TWC into my house. Guess I could take my tablet PC and go find some hotspots.

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