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KAV
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I'm back

Post by KAV » Mon Aug 04, 2014 7:21 pm

Hello to everyone! finances, or the grave lack of same kept me offline. In truth, I experienced how people can become invisible and disenfranchised. I am still without a car. However, my brothers both suffer diabetes from obesity and I weigh @ what I did in my 20s. The TeeVee went and I actually read all the books I thought I had and live quite nicely without Judge Judy, car chases and Justin Bieber.
My nieghbor kindly let me use her signal and I dusted off the laptop and took two days remembering how it works. I actually managed a small order fro Bullgoose! I've been using up all the assorted gifted soaps from so many of you. I[promise not to resurrect to many ancient posts!

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Re: I'm back

Post by brothers » Mon Aug 04, 2014 7:26 pm

Let me be among the first to say it's about time! :D
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Re: I'm back

Post by Baloosh » Mon Aug 04, 2014 7:26 pm

Wonderful to have you back, KAV! We've missed your unique perspective around here, and we'll all be better off having you back among the flock!

Glad to hear you're doing well - and here's to reading many more posts from you soon!
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ShadowsDad
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Re: I'm back

Post by ShadowsDad » Mon Aug 04, 2014 9:31 pm

Welcome back! Yes, it's been far too long.
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Post by bernards66 » Mon Aug 04, 2014 9:53 pm

Ah KAV!...indeed....welcome back. I too have experienced being "invisible and disenfranchised" in this society and, while I can't honestly recommend it, it did have it's attractions and advantages. If you check the back posts from around when you disappeared you will see that you were missed.
Regards,
Gordon

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Post by CMur12 » Tue Aug 05, 2014 12:20 am

Welcome back, KAV! It's a relief to know that you are okay and to have you back among us.

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Re: I'm back

Post by drmoss_ca » Tue Aug 05, 2014 1:24 am

Welcome home.

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Re: I'm back

Post by function » Tue Aug 05, 2014 6:21 am

Welcome back
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Re: I'm back

Post by kronos9 » Tue Aug 05, 2014 11:21 am

Good to see you back, KAV.
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Re: I'm back

Post by EL Alamein » Tue Aug 05, 2014 5:33 pm

Welcome back, KAV!

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Post by GA Russell » Tue Aug 05, 2014 7:39 pm

Great to see you again, KAV!
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Squire
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Re: I'm back

Post by Squire » Wed Aug 06, 2014 11:40 am

Hey man, good to see ya.
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TommyDawg
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Re: I'm back

Post by TommyDawg » Sat Aug 09, 2014 1:53 pm

Glad you're back! Life interrupts sometime. Hope your reading was most enjoyable and worthwhile. Hope all is well or getting there!
Tom

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Re: I'm back

Post by JayTrek » Mon Aug 18, 2014 12:47 pm

Late to the party...but welcome back, KAV.
Regards,
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Re: I'm back

Post by Sam » Mon Aug 18, 2014 7:10 pm

Wow. Glad that you are back. Do stay.

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TheMonk
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Re: I'm back

Post by TheMonk » Tue Aug 19, 2014 4:47 am

I wasn't here before, but welcome back anyway! :mrgreen:
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Re: I'm back

Post by Racso_MS » Sat Aug 23, 2014 4:00 pm

WELCOME BACK

You were missed.
Best Regards From the Deep South...
Remember; It's Not A Race, It's Your Face...
And As Always, Enjoy Your Shave...
(Racso) Oscar...

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Re: I'm back

Post by fallingwickets » Wed Aug 27, 2014 1:26 pm

welcome back and ditto on sentiments already expressed

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Re: I'm back

Post by Nitrox » Wed Aug 27, 2014 5:26 pm

Good to see you back, Kav. :D
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shave every day and you'll always look keen."

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