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Old 10-11-21, 09:39 PM
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a bit of humour sent to me

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Old 10-11-21, 09:59 PM
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lol...and i'm gonna quit smoking....tomorrow
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Old 10-12-21, 11:42 AM
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lol... and I'm not buying another guitar for at least 12 months...
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Old 10-12-21, 01:54 PM
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I'm missing something.
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Old 10-12-21, 03:14 PM
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I'm missing something.
I think it's another bike.
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Old 10-12-21, 03:16 PM
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Originally Posted by gugie View Post
I think it's another bike.
…….. or two!
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Old 10-12-21, 08:42 PM
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Originally Posted by noglider View Post
I'm missing something.
maybe a proper level of obession
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Old 10-12-21, 08:43 PM
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LOve it!!

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Old 10-13-21, 05:45 PM
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Quoting for the invisible link
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Old 10-13-21, 06:10 PM
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I figured out to see the image. It doesn't display for me.
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I suppose the real joke is that this is volume two, which implies that some knucklehead managed to come up with more reasons to not buy more bikes in volume one.
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I'm missing something.
A distant 2nd home creates new opportunity
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Haha that looks awesoome
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man I wanted a mini bike when I was a kid, but Dad said nope
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man I wanted a mini bike when I was a kid, but Dad said nope
You dad was smart. Now we have kids cruising around on eBIkes capable of fairly high speeds.
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