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Old 12-01-2009, 09:47 AM   #1
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Merry Christmas, guys!

Merry Christmas from Al and Lena
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Lena needs to be nominated for sainthood...
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That was funny............
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Great card and you could save even more money on heat if you wore PJ's !
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That was great, Al (and long-suffering Lena)! Thanks for sharing with us.
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Your Christmas video is awesome Al...loved the blooper one too! Thanks for sharing memories of your year...very funny and heartwarming.

...now about that chicken....................
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Loved your videos, Al. I remember many of the photos, but not others, and the Christmas music was really nice.

But what were you poking Lena with? Oh I didn't really say that. That bison would have scared me a lot but it didn't seem to scare the two of you very much.
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Your daughter is really pretty, Al.
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Excellent Al. I assume you are playing the keyboards?
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Yes, that was me. All recorded on my Yamaha P90.
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Al, that is some of the best Christmas music I have heard in a long time! Excellent!
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Is that you swapping frugal tips with Warren Buffet at 5:32?
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Merry Christmas ! Your daughter is beautiful and you lucked into the perfect match with Lena .
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Yes, that was me. All recorded on my Yamaha P90.
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Wonderful! Thank you very much for sharing that with me.
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Excellent, and highly entertaining. DW flipped when she saw the Bison! Nice job on the music too. It's got a good beat and you can dance to it.
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If only I had a tenth the creativity and talent you do, I'd be a happy man.

Add my best wishes for the season. Thanks for all you contribute to the board, Al.
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You two have too much fun! I loved it! Nice retrospective on all of your trips.

You and Lena have a wonderful 2010.
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