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Charles Fawcett Died: I Just Realized How Boring My Life Has Been
Old 02-10-2008, 01:58 PM   #1
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Charles Fawcett Died: I Just Realized How Boring My Life Has Been

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His unlikely - some would say unbelievable - life was informed by an impulse to stand up for the underdog mixed with a thirst for glamour and adventure. Fawcett charmed everyone he met with tales of swashbuckling intrigue and good deeds.
What a life he led.

Fat, drunk, and stupid is no way to go through life, son.
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Old 02-10-2008, 02:25 PM   #2
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Wow, what a story. Thanks for sharing that.

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Old 02-10-2008, 04:15 PM   #3
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I exhausted just reading his obit. What are the odds that somebody like that would die of old age?
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Old 02-10-2008, 04:29 PM   #4
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By his own account, when he was 15 Fawcett had started an affair with his best friend's mother. "If that's child molestation," he declared, "I would wish this curse on every young boy."
Oh, uh, yeah, OK. I think that probably explains a lot, not that there's anything wrong with it...

Seriously though, what an amazing life. Thanks poboy!

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Usually people that choose the more adventurous lifestyle do so over the accumulation of worldly goods has been my observation. Rich in life experience or rich in possessions it seems. Obviously, possessions meant little to him. Bravo for living the life he wanted to live and doing it so spectacularly!
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WOW how did he live so long. WOW WOW WOW. If half of that is true, WOW

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