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Old 04-26-2011, 05:03 PM   #41
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Old 04-26-2011, 05:05 PM   #42
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I assumed the avatar was you...
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Gotta be careful with those avatar assumptions...
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Old 04-26-2011, 05:37 PM   #44
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Gotta be careful with those avatar assumptions...
That's for sure!

You mean that your avatar isn't you, Nords? I'm shocked, shocked I tell you...
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You mean that your avatar isn't you, Nords? I'm shocked, shocked I tell you...
I'm just glad to see Eva's smiling face again... despite all your vociferous claims that she really isn't you either...
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You mean that your avatar isn't you, Nords? I'm shocked, shocked I tell you...
Yeah, think I got Nords a bit ticked off when I asked why he never posted a pic of himself surfing. I missed Eva too (of course a pic of her surfing would be even better)
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I'm just glad to see Eva's smiling face again... despite all your vociferous claims that she really isn't you either...
Thanks. She really isn't me (or so I say).

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Yeah, think I got Nords a bit ticked off when I asked why he never posted a pic of himself surfing. I missed Eva too (of course a pic of her surfing would be even better)
Thanks for saying you missed her. I appreciate that since I like the avatar too.

I looked for a pic of her surfing, but couldn't find one.

This is the closest I could find - - Eva in a swimsuit. You can imagine that she was surfing and her board got swept away when she wiped out. The photo must have been taken when she was much younger, because she doesn't even look like the Eva in my avatar. I prefer the thoughtful, pensive look that she has in my present avatar.
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I prefer the thoughtful, pensive look that she has in my present avatar.
Not me, I like the come hither look in the beach attire better.
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Not me, I like the come hither look in the beach attire better.
I'm sure most healthy, redblooded guys prefer a scantily clad swimsuit version to nearly anything. Here is what it looks like when cropped to avatar size.
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You cropped the wrong part.
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He probably sees our financial approach to life as downright dangerous & foolhardy. It'll be interesting to talk with him as he gets caught up on the blog.

I bet he works until declining health forces him off the payroll... and the fairways.
He is probably just waiting until you get old enough to shoulder some real responsibility
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Well, here is how I see the crop for avatar.



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I'm sure most healthy, redblooded guys prefer a scantily clad swimsuit version to nearly anything. Here is what it looks like when cropped to avatar size.

I believe I would prefer her without the scantily clad swimsuit .
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Thanks. She really isn't me (or so I say).



Thanks for saying you missed her. I appreciate that since I like the avatar too.

I looked for a pic of her surfing, but couldn't find one.

This is the closest I could find - - Eva in a swimsuit. You can imagine that she was surfing and her board got swept away when she wiped out. The photo must have been taken when she was much younger, because she doesn't even look like the Eva in my avatar. I prefer the thoughtful, pensive look that she has in my present avatar.
In this one, Eva looks like she wants to eat my tonsils.

Pensive she is not.

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Thanks. She really isn't me (or so I say).



Thanks for saying you missed her. I appreciate that since I like the avatar too.

I looked for a pic of her surfing, but couldn't find one.

This is the closest I could find - - Eva in a swimsuit. You can imagine that she was surfing and her board got swept away when she wiped out. The photo must have been taken when she was much younger, because she doesn't even look like the Eva in my avatar. I prefer the thoughtful, pensive look that she has in my present avatar.
WR2, I assumed your avatar was a photo of you. So who is Eva? Who is your avatar? She is a beautiful lady!
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Yeah, think I got Nords a bit ticked off when I asked why he never posted a pic of himself surfing.
Believe it or not, the only photo of me surfing is one taken by Deserat during my knee-brace stage, just before I hit the shorebreak. (Hard to believe that was five years ago!) I have a few of my daughter as she's gone by.

Taking surfing photos seems like a colossal pain (and a bit dangerous) unless you're shooting from the beach with a big lens. I've never found a convenient camera rig that left both hands free to paddle and would survive a wipeout. I like the board-mounted systems but I don't really care enough about the results to make the effort. We've all been too busy... surfing.
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