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Old 03-05-2017, 06:46 PM
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Originally Posted by Nick Pierce View Post
There he is

He's a top quality fencer
In superb physical twenty something condition
The best training gear

He's sittin' with the other guys been eliminated from
today's competition

I slowly walk by and overhear:
"I was doing great
Then I went up against some old guy
boat shoes"

This was my life in the Seventies

Now I'm approachin' my Seventies

Grown some grey with my Van Dyke
Got some grey streakin' from the temples

But I continue wearing Engineer Boots

Don't see any sense in tippin' off the
tyros with that boat shoes

Sneaky bastard, ain't I?
It's all part of Gamesmanship - cf Stephen Potter.
If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange these apples then you and I will still each have one apple. But if you have an idea and I have an idea and we exchange these ideas, then each of us will have two ideas
-George Bernard Shaw
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