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    Quote Originally Posted by Vince Brennan View Post
    Unless Chase is referring to an actual ceremony slated to take place near him, those of us who were Friends Of Chuck or who may have known him personally will be remembering his passing.

    I will be standing by to render honours at 0310122100Z.
    Roger that. Chesapeake Chapter F.O.C. standing by.

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    Ya know, I do miss seeing that light on, miss his wit and wisdom......and his stories,
    damn, I miss them the most. As for Chuck himself, I can't say the same. He is
    always with us, in mind and spirit. I often wonder what he would have to say on
    this subject or that............and sometimes the imagination just leads me back
    to the impressions he has made on my heart.
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    Has this link been put here before?

    Charles O. Phillips

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    Bump in memory of our dear Chuckie.

    Still miss his stories, kindness and wit...

    Gone, but not forgotten...
    Choose wisely -Treat kindly...

    A secret to a good marriage is to have a quick mind and a slow mouth...



    S/V ORCA 38' Herreshoff Ketch

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    Thanks, Spinny... My calendar told me to post last nite but I went to sleep instead. Chuck would have laughed.

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    Worth reading again. Riveting thread.

    We love you Chuckie.
    Choose wisely -Treat kindly...

    A secret to a good marriage is to have a quick mind and a slow mouth...



    S/V ORCA 38' Herreshoff Ketch

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    Default Re: 1968, September....

    I have this thread stored away too.

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    A memorable thread. A memorable friend. A memorable man.

    RIP Chuckie Bear.

    Mike
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    I don't know how I missed this thread first time round but what a great story. I'll have to come back and finish it though...work to do.
    The definition of stupid has got to be the belief that more guns will negate the bloodshed done with guns.

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    BUMP

    A worthwhile read even if you read this thread before
    Enjoy a good rum on the rocks at sunset.

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    Default Re: 1968, September....

    Bump, because this particular thread and it's author deserve it.

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    Chuck sure had a gift for telling a story.
    -Jim

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    Default Re: 1968, September....

    bump
    Simpler is better, except when complicated looks really cool.

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    maybe ask for a sticky.. takes a while to get used to the style.
    My eyes aint what they used to be.

    Thanks for indulging my curiosity

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    Why is Jeff re-posting a copy when the original is still here?

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    Sorry Donn, I needn't have bothered after all. I see BF has the original up, that's good, I must admit I didn't look for it as I thought it had gone in one of the forum's crashes.
    Last edited by skuthorp; 05-24-2014 at 10:22 AM.

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    A day late. Remembering you, my dear friend.
    Ratus ratus bilgeous snipeous!

    You must be the change you wish to see in the world."
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    Yup, woulda made a good book, but may not have been approved of.
    One of the best.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bob Adams View Post
    A day late. Remembering you, my dear friend.
    +1 A rare man, he was.

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    Bump. for posterity
    One of the most enduring qualities of an old wooden boat is the smell it imparts to your clothing.

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    Ya Hoo!

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    Bump, .... for all the reasons already said.....

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    Yes...missed here too.
    I once thought I was wrong, but I was wrong, I wasn't wrong.

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