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Old 02-27-2012, 08:45 AM   #2520
Mr Twisty

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Originally Posted by GTAHVIT View Post
LOL Well man if you get a RON in NE FL you need to ring me up.
They know better than to send us to Fl in the winter... nothing would get done
Originally Posted by SSE 4 2SS View Post
When I worked for Oceaneering onthe boats right after Katrina hit, we were typically working 56 and 14... and the 14 got shortened to 5 or 6...
Originally Posted by GTAHVIT View Post
"Kissed by Mother Carey"

Had to google that one...
Kissed by Mother Carey: This is another way of saying, "Once a sailor, always a sailor." It is an old superstition that all boys who go to sea were kissed in their infancy by the sailorman's guardian angel Mata Cara (Mother Carey).
"They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety."
-- Benjamin Franklin
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