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Offline PlateauNDN

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Re: You only turn 40 once, my time is coming
« Reply #15 on: October 06, 2016, 09:07:03 AM »
Will there be stripper clowns?  :chuckle:

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Re: You only turn 40 once, my time is coming
« Reply #16 on: October 06, 2016, 09:08:41 AM »
Will there be stripper clowns?  :chuckle:

 :yike: good question













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Knowing h20 they would be male little people stripper clowns........paging D-rock  :chuckle:
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Re: You only turn 40 once, my time is coming
« Reply #17 on: October 06, 2016, 09:21:59 AM »
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Re: You only turn 40 once, my time is coming
« Reply #18 on: October 06, 2016, 09:28:10 AM »
It's all down-hill after 40.  Trust me.

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Re: You only turn 40 once, my time is coming
« Reply #19 on: October 06, 2016, 09:55:21 AM »
It's all down-hill after 40.  Trust me.

Happy B-day.
That's not true. :nono:
Pain is temporary, achieving the goal is worth it.

I didn't say it would be easy, I said it would be worth it.

Every father should remember that one day his children will follow his example instead of his advice.


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Re: You only turn 40 once, my time is coming
« Reply #20 on: October 06, 2016, 11:28:21 AM »
It's all down-hill after 40.  Trust me.

Happy B-day.
That's not true. :nono:
Definitely not true. For myself I took up bike racing at 40. Pushed myself past goal after goal for 10 years. 17 years later, new goals and nothing going downhill yet as I get closer to 60.
Have a great birthday!
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Re: You only turn 40 once, my time is coming
« Reply #21 on: October 06, 2016, 11:48:24 AM »
You guys can't even give him a little crap for getting old?  Geez.  :)

I'm sure it won't be long before his hair is either gone or has turned grey.......needs reading glasses, easily gets backaches, starts forgetting things.....

damn.....I forgot the other points I was going to make.  :o

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Re: You only turn 40 once, my time is coming
« Reply #22 on: October 06, 2016, 12:02:43 PM »
Happy Birthday, h2o!  I'd be there if I weren't 320 miles from Smokey Point! 

I myself am staring 40 in the snout here in December. 

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Re: You only turn 40 once, my time is coming
« Reply #23 on: October 06, 2016, 12:31:46 PM »
To bad we weren't all closer we could have one big old four zero party :chuckle:, counting down at minus 12 days  for me  :yike:.

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Re: You only turn 40 once, my time is coming
« Reply #24 on: October 06, 2016, 12:59:21 PM »
It's the new 30, doncha guys know?!   :chuckle:  Yeah, that would be fun.  We could crack lots of beverages and reflect on whether or not we are "mature, seasoned hunters".     :o

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Re: You only turn 40 once, my time is coming
« Reply #25 on: October 06, 2016, 01:02:59 PM »
You guys can't even give him a little crap for getting old?  Geez.  :)

I'm sure it won't be long before his hair is either gone or has turned grey.......needs reading glasses, easily gets backaches, starts forgetting things.....

damn.....I forgot the other points I was going to make.  :o

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Oh that?  You are right, grey hair coming and dog gone it if I didn't need reading glasses two months after turning 40.  After my lasic surgery I thought no more glasses.  Doctor crushed my dreams when he said I would need readers right around forty.  I thought no way but he was right.

You also bruise way easier and it takes a lot longer to recover from a fall or tweaking your back.

There's a couple of other things but they have slipped my mind as well.
Pain is temporary, achieving the goal is worth it.

I didn't say it would be easy, I said it would be worth it.

Every father should remember that one day his children will follow his example instead of his advice.


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Re: You only turn 40 once, my time is coming
« Reply #26 on: October 06, 2016, 06:13:50 PM »
I think we need another party for those hitting 50 this year.  I will be in December.  This party should be at a place like Perkins, with coffee, egg whites, and whole wheat toast, and a bathroom close buy for the old guys who have to make frequent visits.  Believe me, it only goes downhill after 40.   :'(

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Re: You only turn 40 once, my time is coming
« Reply #27 on: October 13, 2016, 05:40:13 PM »
I think we need another party for those hitting 50 this year.  I will be in December.  This party should be at a place like Perkins, with coffee, egg whites, and whole wheat toast, and a bathroom close buy for the old guys who have to make frequent visits.  Believe me, it only goes downhill after 40.   :'(
I will be there for that, pick a place and time.
Pain is temporary, achieving the goal is worth it.

I didn't say it would be easy, I said it would be worth it.

Every father should remember that one day his children will follow his example instead of his advice.


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Re: You only turn 40 once, my time is coming
« Reply #28 on: October 13, 2016, 05:55:46 PM »
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Re: You only turn 40 once, my time is coming
« Reply #29 on: October 13, 2016, 06:14:53 PM »
I think we need another party for those hitting 50 this year.  I will be in December.  This party should be at a place like Perkins, with coffee, egg whites, and whole wheat toast, and a bathroom close buy for the old guys who have to make frequent visits.  Believe me, it only goes downhill after 40.   :'(

I made 50 in July.  I would also support a get together for that.  50 hasn't been gentle to me so it deserves to be recognized.  LOL...   

 

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