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what ever doesn't kill ya makes ya stronger.

Yeah . Whatever. Says this limping vet.

Good to hear ya dodged a bullet. Even with all my scraps I consider myself lucky.
Seems you are lucky also.

Just scheduled my cataract surgery . Can't get my drivers licence renewed without it.
Still have not done anything with the kawi clutch hub yet either.

Found my abandoned ranch in shambles instead.
Any body living in latino land might know what I mean by reverse prejudice and hate.
Because it took a lot of work to tear up my house and shop like they did.

Even after that. I consider myself lucky. Cuz these biscuits and gravy are tasty.
Hope you get well and strong.
Hope I get my sportster ready for the midwest meet and greet also in time.
So I can forget life's problems.

Good luck bro.
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what ever doesn't kill ya makes ya stronger.

Yeah . Whatever. Says this limping vet.

Good to hear ya dodged a bullet. Even with all my scraps I consider myself lucky.
Seems you are lucky also.

Just scheduled my cataract surgery . Can't get my drivers licence renewed without it.
Still have not done anything with the kawi clutch hub yet either.

Found my abandoned ranch in shambles instead.
Any body living in latino land might know what I mean by reverse prejudice and hate.
Because it took a lot of work to tear up my house and shop like they did.

Even after that. I consider myself lucky. Cuz these biscuits and gravy are tasty.
Hope you get well and strong.
Hope I get my sportster ready for the midwest meet and greet also in time.
So I can forget life's problems.

Good luck bro.
I hear ya livin in beaner land.just got home from the beach I take care of up river and it was perfect,picked up a small bit of trash and all my rock stacks were still up.nuthin but real cold but awesome.too bad it aint gonna last since warmer weather is on its way and that means the beach will be a wreck as usual.totally hate them greasy ass folks.and Greywolf,been goin to the va since I got out in '83 and theres been bad times but they allways take care of me.goin for labs tomarrow.should be in and out and that's before the cat scan on my brain.
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Some are better than others. The one here used to be OK, but it went down hill when they closed some others down and moved a lot more people in here. Now it is a last resort for me.
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Some are better than others. The one here used to be OK, but it went down hill when they closed some others down and moved a lot more people in here. Now it is a last resort for me.
hang in there brother.PTSD has turned me in some strange but evil times in my life.still screws with me about some real bad stuff I was involved in over there.like I said,hang in there brother
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