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    Posted: March 09 2009 at 1:58am
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A DAY WITHOUT WINE IS A DAY WITHOUT SUNSHINE

I don't drink water, fish fornicate in it!

What contemptible scoundrel has stolen the cork to my lunch?

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Eric Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: March 09 2009 at 1:28pm
That's a very honorable thing the French did.  That gentleman has lived in three different centuries.  Imagine the things he's seen and done. Amazing!
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I have a signed copy of his book, "The Last Fighting Tommy" which is an excellent read and something I shall always treasure.
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A DAY WITHOUT WINE IS A DAY WITHOUT SUNSHINE

I don't drink water, fish fornicate in it!

What contemptible scoundrel has stolen the cork to my lunch?

W.C. Fields.
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I cannot even put to words what is in my mind and on my heart regarding that act. Beyond incredible and awesome.
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Very touching Ducan thank you for sharing this with us
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