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Old 05-12-2010, 12:34 AM
David Dewey David Dewey is offline
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Northern California above Lake Oroville on "Dewey Mountain"
Posts: 1,153
Default Buy her from the scrappers??

I've kept quiet about all this, partially out of depression, partially out of despair.
How come she was sold so quietly? Is the value so low that she's worth more to scrap than to rebuild??
OR is this part of MAL's plan to make certain no one else can bring Steamboatin' back to the rivers?
Doesn't matter what any of us thought of her design, she was more "pure steam" powered than our beloved DQ and strides ahead of the AQ.
And no one has mentioned the purchase price.
What gives????
I ask too many questions.
David D.
PS For those of you who know my family, my father is in declining health, and my mom is having memory problems. It seems another passing of time is approaching.
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