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Old 12-23-2013, 10:36 AM   #1501
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Excellent video. Enjoyed the Irish Rovers.....
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Old 12-23-2013, 12:25 PM   #1502
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Ice Storm

Be glad you are far from Toronto this week. They had a severe ice storm on Sunday and it may take until next weekend before everybody has thier power back on. My wife has a sister there living in an apartment. I wonder what will happen if the pipes freeze inside the building. Temps are going to drop well below freezing over the next few days and it looks like a memorable Christmas is at hand.
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Old 12-23-2013, 03:30 PM   #1503
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Merry Christmas...and wishes for great riding in the New Year!
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Old 12-23-2013, 03:32 PM   #1504
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Great video, love the proverbial deserted island scene.
All that was missing was Gene running around in a panic over the rum going up in flames.
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Old 12-23-2013, 04:25 PM   #1505
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Have a Great Xmas where ever you celebrate and safe journey in 2014 !
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Old 12-23-2013, 06:41 PM   #1506
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WOW! Loved the video...
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Old 12-23-2013, 08:08 PM   #1507
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The canal

Thanks for the video of the canal. Brought back some seriously old memories: did that on a submarine way back in the day - like 23 years back. Didn't get to see much as I only managed to get topside for a few minutes. But I do remember how we roped the boat to some little train car like things that drug us through each of the locks. And yes, the entire passage took all day. Wonder how much the bill was? Never realized it cost anything but I guess it makes sense charging by weight.
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Old 12-23-2013, 11:13 PM   #1508
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Talking Thanks and Merry Christmas

Hi Gene and Neda,

Thanks for over a year of entertaining reporting. I have greatly enjoyed following your journey from the start and admire your great photography and wit.

I hope you have Merry Christmas together whereever you spend it. It's only nine hours away now in Perth WA. (That's West Oz not Washington). Hope you make it here someday.

Cheers,

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Old 12-24-2013, 07:05 AM   #1509
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Thanks for all the well wishes!

Neda and I would like to wish a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to everyone that's following. We're glad to have you along with us!

Also to our friends in the Toronto-area affected by the ice storm: hope the power comes back soon for you. Stay warm and be safe!

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Old 12-24-2013, 08:03 AM   #1510
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Gene, I think I just saw you in Medellin. Are you coming to Christmas dinner at the shamrock pub tonight?? 6pm a bunch of fellow advriders will be there...
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Old 12-24-2013, 09:55 AM   #1511
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Merry Christmas you two!

I've been enjoying this report more than any other on ADV. Thank you so much for your efforts!

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Old 12-24-2013, 12:22 PM   #1512
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Merry Christmas from T.O.
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Old 12-24-2013, 01:08 PM   #1513
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Merry Christmas, and thanks for sharing your awesome ride with us !!
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Old 12-24-2013, 01:37 PM   #1514
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Merry Christmas, have loved following you guys
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Old 12-25-2013, 03:43 AM   #1515
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Merry Christmas Gene and Neda! You guys are Awesome!
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