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Greetings from Vermont

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by vthunter, Dec 4, 2011.

  1. vthunter

    vthunter Monkey+

    Just a quick note to say "Hello!" and glad to be on the site. Appears there are good folks here all enjoying some angle of my favorite avocation.

    Hope to be able to contribute from time to time, though I do tend to read more than write. Glad to pick up on the experience and knowledge of all the members and to participate in the various discussion strings.

    Thank you!!

  2. Alpha Dog

    Alpha Dog survival of the breed

    Welcome vthunter
  3. RightHand

    RightHand Pioneer in a New World Moderator Founding Member

    Welcome vhunter. Glad to see another New Englander. Some folks here think the Mason-Dixon is the border into enemy territory ;) Keep an eye out for Northwoods, another Green Mountaineer
  4. beast

    beast backwoodsman

    come on in, kick off yer shoes, set a spell
  5. Sapper John

    Sapper John Analog Monkey in a Digital World

    Welcome vt...
  6. vthunter

    vthunter Monkey+

    Thank you all for the warm welcome....... as mentioned, good group of folks here, for sure.

    I know what ya mean, RightHand, folks speak reverently of the "west coast", of New England, being our shore with Lake Champlain, but, hey, we have a Georgia, Vt., so everyone's really welcome here and we have a lot of kinship in spirit with our southern brothers/sisters.

    vthunter [boozingbuddies]

    p.s. I lived a few years each in Savannah and New Mexico and Alaska so very cool with everyone. Luv the U.S.A., baby!!![flag]
  7. melbo

    melbo Hunter Gatherer Administrator Founding Member


    but you throw 'west coast' around like it's a dirty word... Greetings from Pacific Time ;)
  8. ghrit

    ghrit Ambulatory anachronism Administrator Founding Member

    You ain't on the coast if you are east of the Cascade crests. [booze]
  9. vthunter

    vthunter Monkey+

    no, sirs, no offense intended or implied. repeating one of those "quaint"(?) New England-isms, that folks might only think the area stops at the eastern shore of Lake Champlain (as being the west coast of the New England states). Attempted to be funny - apologies, if any offense was felt!!

    I lived in Alaska for a few years and was lucky to trek through the real west coast states in the summer time. Loved Oregon, Seattle and Tacoma and the Olympia brewery; this was quite awhile back and don't know if Oly is still available.

    Thanks, gents!!

    [beer] [whiteflag] [respect]

    peace, vthunter
  10. Quigley_Sharps

    Quigley_Sharps The Badministrator Administrator Founding Member

    Nuther west coastie welcoming ya aboard... welcome aboard.
  11. melbo

    melbo Hunter Gatherer Administrator Founding Member

    Just kidding vthunter!

    Glad to have you.
    We like to have a lot of fun here and only take serious things seriously.

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