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Old 05-22-2013, 04:10 PM   #2566
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My home will be in Fuquay-Varina hope to meet someone and go riding!

Cheers!
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I'm in neck of your wood! In case you are not familiar, I am in small town outside of Goldsboro and thats no more than hour ride.
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Old 05-22-2013, 04:10 PM   #2567
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And how is it that while you are "back in the USA" to "save up for the next adventure" you are riding even more than me? I think we all need to make a Paypal donation to get you back in South America ASAP.
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Old 05-22-2013, 08:30 PM   #2568
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I'm in neck of your wood! In case you are not familiar, I am in small town outside of Goldsboro and thats no more than hour ride.
That's really cool
Once I get settled I'll PM and hope to meet.
I know will enjoy exploring the area's roads less traveled.
Just by looking at the map and not seeing bridges and tunnels in all directions (usually backed up with plenty traffic) like I have now to escape the island I have been living in, looks great.
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Old 05-22-2013, 10:18 PM   #2569
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Been having a fun time in Oklahoma this past week. Lots of dramatic weather wiith some serious tornado damage to Moore down the road 100 miles. Returned from the SLAP rally on Sunday. I've been staying in Tulsa for the past couple days with ADVriders Tomski and Yanoush, while I do some remodeling over at Throttlemeisters brothers house.

Really nice bunch of ADVriders here in Tulsa. Went to the Tuesday Tulsa Pub Crawl last night. They organized the SLAP rally this year and did an excellent job.

I turned sixty today and when I came back from work Tomski surprised me with this:



Chocolate cake with chocolate frosting. MmmmmMmmmm good!

Here is Tomski chowing down:



He recently bought this RT airhead at a garage sale for 500 bucks. You don't run across those kinds of screaming deals very often:



His DR is sitting next to the RT under the coat of SLAP rally mud.

Had a great day today. Beautiful evening tonight sitting in the back yard at Tomski's Northern Tulsa oasis watching the fire and dreaming about the next ride:



Not sure when I'm leaving Tulsa. It's nice down here in tornado alley.

Hasta Luego,
Juan Seisenta
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Old 05-23-2013, 03:57 AM   #2570
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HB JohnD.
Glad Tom and MrY could get you a party going.
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Old 05-23-2013, 04:55 AM   #2571
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HB JohnD.
Glad Tom and MrY could get you a party going.
Thanks! Northeast Oklahoma ADVriders are A-O-K in my book.
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Old 05-23-2013, 06:29 AM   #2572
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Happy Birthday John!

May your travels take you to the horizons and beyond for at least another 60 years!
And when you will look back at the years, this song seems to me a perfect fit to describe your adventures:

http://youtu.be/egY8rUpxqcE

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Old 05-23-2013, 10:10 AM   #2573
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Happy Birthday!!!!

John, I have enjoyed your report . Thank you.
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Old 05-23-2013, 10:15 AM   #2574
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Feliz Cumpleaños, Señor Juanito
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Old 05-23-2013, 11:43 AM   #2575
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Feliz Cumpleaños otra vez.

Well done that man!!
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Old 05-24-2013, 05:35 AM   #2576
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Appreciate all the well wishes. It means a lot. Thanks.

Your pal on the left hand path,
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Old 05-24-2013, 06:08 AM   #2577
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Old 05-24-2013, 10:22 AM   #2578
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Happy Birthday

Belated Birthday wishes, John.
Looks like you had a great time!
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Old 05-24-2013, 11:09 AM   #2579
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John:

Happy belated Birthday and many more to come

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Old 05-25-2013, 08:19 PM   #2580
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Went to an ADVrider BBQ last night to kick off the Memorial Day weekend. Pictured left to right are Newner, Tomski, Jumpjet at the grill, and RG. Not pictured are me, Tim and Yanoush:



Good eats. T-bone steak hiding under the corn on the cob, homemade bacon and beans along with baked potatoes:



Good food, good company.

Reporting from tornado alley,
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