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Now all you have to do is swim over the little pond and meet some bloke name of Folkie.
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I suppose it would useless waiting for the bridge to be built, as they haven’t even started the one to Hawaii. May have to explore costs shipping and traveling by ship verses airfare?
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Tunnels are boring. No scenery, the air is usually foul & it's dark. Besides, by not taking ship, you'd miss out on that wonderful experience of sea sickness. That's a joy that everyone should get to have. i.e., being so sick you're afraid you're going to die & at the same time being afraid you won't. Make you appreciate the fact that most other bad days really aren't so bad after all.
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Or down the pub. We would have to drag Paul out of them.
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With gun to my head? You know its only sasparilla for me.....
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Or down the pub. We would have to drag Paul out of them.
The pup is a for sure. Old Traford is a wish.
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