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Old 11-25-2008, 02:22 PM
Shipyard Sam Shipyard Sam is offline
Join Date: Apr 2006
Location: Rabbit Hash, KY and Decatur, Al Shipyards
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... if you get misty-eyed when you smell floor sweepings mixed with the scent of soggy cigarettes and stale beer because it reminds you of your AVALON days.

... when you savor fried chicken, white beans, and turnip greens because "it's real steamboat cooking."

... when you call the smoke stack on a towboat a chimney; thereby ticking off the dieselboat captain who says he doesn't want to hear any more steamboat talk.
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