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Old(er) Sarge

Post by jwhouk » Sat Aug 24, 2019 3:57 pm

Someone has a birthday today - the big 65.

Happy birthday Sarge!
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Re: Old(er) Sarge

Post by AnotherFairportfan » Sat Aug 24, 2019 7:54 pm

jwhouk wrote:
Sat Aug 24, 2019 3:57 pm
Someone has a birthday today - the big 65.

Happy birthday Sarge!
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Re: Old(er) Sarge

Post by Catawampus » Sun Aug 25, 2019 3:14 pm

Hey, sixty-five is the new forty-five and forty-halves!

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Re: Old(er) Sarge

Post by lake_wrangler » Sun Aug 25, 2019 5:54 pm

Catawampus wrote:
Sun Aug 25, 2019 3:14 pm
Hey, sixty-five is the new forty-five and forty-halves!
You mean, he's not 65, he's only 45 with 20 years of experience, right?

(My mother-in-law had a fridge magnet based on the same logic: "I'm not 50, I'm 18 with 32 years of experience")

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Post by Alkarii » Sun Aug 25, 2019 7:44 pm

"How can I act my age? I've never been this old before!"

I can't remember where I saw that. Probably Facebook or someone's shirt.
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Post by Typeminer » Tue Aug 27, 2019 8:09 am

How can I be old enough for Social Security when I still don't know what I want to be when I grow up? :mrgreen:
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Post by Atomic » Fri Aug 30, 2019 8:27 am

Congrats, or condolences, or both!
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Re: Old(er) Sarge

Post by TazManiac » Tue Sep 03, 2019 2:25 pm

Sarge, the Sage.

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Re: Old(er) Sarge

Post by Dave » Tue Sep 03, 2019 3:33 pm

TazManiac wrote:
Tue Sep 03, 2019 2:25 pm
Sarge, the Sage.
Yes. With Thanksgiving coming up, that is always good advice.

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Re: Old(er) Sarge

Post by Just Old Al » Tue Sep 03, 2019 7:17 pm

Dave wrote:
Tue Sep 03, 2019 3:33 pm
TazManiac wrote:
Tue Sep 03, 2019 2:25 pm
Sarge, the Sage.
Yes. With Thanksgiving coming up, that is always good advice.
I would be very careful either calling Sarge a turkey or telling him to get stuffed...
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Re: Old(er) Sarge

Post by Dave » Tue Sep 03, 2019 7:35 pm

Just Old Al wrote:
Tue Sep 03, 2019 7:17 pm
Dave wrote:
Tue Sep 03, 2019 3:33 pm
TazManiac wrote:
Tue Sep 03, 2019 2:25 pm
Sarge, the Sage.
Yes. With Thanksgiving coming up, that is always good advice.
I would be very careful either calling Sarge a turkey or telling him to get stuffed...
By no means, sir. With his skill and experience, and in the tradition of promoting an officer or NCO upon retirement, I would see him in the role of Captain Cook (and as not an entree).

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