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Old 05-10-2009, 07:51   #16
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My .02 cents worth.
I wish Jesscia well, bid her God speed and a safe return.

While I personally don't think it is wise trip, I hope she is successful in her mission; however if she isn't, I will commend her and hold her in high esteem for having a go.
As Factor states, being willing to have a go is far more important in this country than winning.
Even if she doesn't return (God forbid), she is looking the game straight in the eye and giving it her best shot. She has the legal right to do so and IMO, the moral right.

I understand that others hold different views and thankfully, they can express them as freely as I express mine.
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.......I believe that there are actually three kinds of people in the world: Those who think there are two kinds of people, those who think it's not that simple, those who know math, those who donít, and hot naked chicks......
I apologize in advance for being off topic: there are in fact only 10 kinds of people in the world, those who understand binary and those who don't.
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I wish Jessica well, bid her God speed and a safe return...
... I understand that others hold different views and thankfully, they can express them as freely as I express mine.
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... there are in fact only 10 kinds of people in the world, those who understand binary and those who don't.
Both well said!
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Dang, and I'd thought this thread would be about Jessica's adventure.
Bummer
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Let's leave this thread to reports, encouragements, etc. pertaining to Jessica Watson's round-the-world attempt. For those who don't get the "Goat" reference, go to: Challenge: Youngest Goat to Circumnavigate?

Thank you for your cooperation.

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Good luck Jessica. You're gonna need it.
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Mein Goat! Won more thrid?

I am starting one to: Love poems to Jess ....

ONLY rhymed and original poetry accepted! No limericks, no obscenities, please!

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Mein Goat! Won more thrid?

I am starting one to: Love poems to Jess ....

ONLY rhymed and original poetry accepted! No limericks, no obscenities, please!

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Working on it, working on it. Having difficulty rhyming Goat, Boat, Afloat with Jess, Confess, Bless ......
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Once again, Gordon slams the nail on the head and drives it one inch into the wood.
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Once again, Gordon slams the nail on the head and drives it one inch into the wood.
Well that pretty much is what happens when you are a blunt instrument.
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A Jessica Haiku

Fifteen-year old girl
Weaves around the equator.
The world holds its breath.



A limerick is, indeed, rhymed poetry. I may try to demonstrate.
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