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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #60 on: April 06, 2020, 06:18:52 pm »
Hi Dorsland and all....

Am around, on and off. Didn't know I am an "old faithful"... :patch: :biggrin:

Just jobwise been busy with setting myself up for general tourism as my client base is not big enough to carry me financially. At present this does not seem to have been the wisest decision, as my income died in March, totally. For how many months, I have no idea. So I am plotting what to do next. Still got some fires burning, but no reason to crack open any champagne. Toured a fair bit the last two years, mainly general tourism, once on the road, I don't come here often. Been to Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe about 10 times and did about 10 SA tours in that period and hope, it will pick up again. No regrets that I went that route, beats sitting in the office any time. Now I have to see, what to do the next couple of months until such time, when the business picks up again, and it will, I am sure of that. Will probably teach some people how to ride bikes (on the road) from beginners to advanced and once I am allowed again, will probably go for a camping trip, wherever the nose leads......

Back to the subject, people come and go, that's forums, besides, many went for other social media etc., so forums in general took a knock in terms of participation. I'll hang around, for what it's worth. I always find something interesting, either just to read or to comment....

Hang in there chaps and female chaps, better times to come! :ricky:

Things will pick up after this, in fact, as it is after traumatic events, people will come back with new zest, and want to make the most.
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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #61 on: April 06, 2020, 07:29:42 pm »
Waar is MOF daar naby Ceres in die Kaap.
As ek reg onthou is hy 'n Veearts maar ek dink dalk die Distrik Staats Veearts.
Ons het een keer by sy plaas aan gegaan om hom te ontmoet.
Hy is 'n baie goeie mens wat 'n storie kon vertel dat jy jou stukkend lag.
Sy woorde skat was absoluut puik en uiters beskrywend.
Hy is regtig 'n baie snaakse ou maar ook baie eerlik en op die man af.
Hy het so XR650 en 'n klompie ander fietse gehad ook.
Mof as jy hierdie lees kom s tog HELLO!! :thumleft:
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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #62 on: April 06, 2020, 07:36:44 pm »
Waar is MOF daar naby Ceres in die Kaap.
As ek reg onthou is hy 'n Veearts maar ek dink dalk die Distrik Staats Veearts.
Ons het een keer by sy plaas aan gegaan om hom te ontmoet.
Hy is 'n baie goeie mens wat 'n storie kon vertel dat jy jou stukkend lag.
Sy woorde skat was absoluut puik en uiters beskrywend.
Hy is regtig 'n baie snaakse ou maar ook baie eerlik en op die man af.
Hy het so XR650 en 'n klompie ander fietse gehad ook.
Mof as jy hierdie lees kom s tog HELLO!! :thumleft:

Mof was n tyd terug hier en ek dink hy bly nou hier op die dorp, Stellenbosch.
 

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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #63 on: April 06, 2020, 09:20:25 pm »
Jules was always there with some cheerful banter.....

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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #64 on: April 06, 2020, 10:27:17 pm »
Ek mis Stoetbul se chirps
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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #65 on: April 06, 2020, 11:03:57 pm »
Where the fuck is wherethefakawe

He stripped his moer completely with Kilroy and a few other guys a while back.  I didn't blame him but I miss his intelligence and wide range of interests here.  Especially is SADF input.

Me too. He has a way with words which is sorely missed.

I still chat to him on the phone every few weeks. He is well, but with the grounding of most flights he is not flying much.  :thumleft:
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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #66 on: April 06, 2020, 11:10:52 pm »
Where the fuck is wherethefakawe

He stripped his moer completely with Kilroy and a few other guys a while back.  I didn't blame him but I miss his intelligence and wide range of interests here.  Especially is SADF input.

Me too. He has a way with words which is sorely missed.

I still chat to him on the phone every few weeks. He is well, but with the grounding of most flights he is not flying much.  :thumleft:

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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #67 on: April 07, 2020, 12:43:21 am »
Where the fuck is wherethefakawe

He stripped his moer completely with Kilroy and a few other guys a while back.  I didn't blame him but I miss his intelligence and wide range of interests here.  Especially is SADF input.

Me too. He has a way with words which is sorely missed.

I still chat to him on the phone every few weeks. He is well, but with the grounding of most flights he is not flying much.  :thumleft:

Tell him next time you speak to come show some face here. I enjoyed his knowledge. Like what else has he got to do with his spare time now?
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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #68 on: April 07, 2020, 06:28:27 am »
A slight hijack, but I also agree that other social media has taken its toll, make and model specific Wattsapp and Facebook groups abound on web to the general detriment of the forum. Forums are way better for anything technical as it is a repository not just a once off each time.
« Last Edit: April 07, 2020, 06:29:21 am by Welsh »
When is this "Old enough to know better" supposed to kick in?
 

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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #69 on: April 07, 2020, 06:38:46 am »
Ek mis Stoetbul se chirps

Ook al gewonder wat van hom geword het?
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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #70 on: April 07, 2020, 08:31:14 am »
@Groenie


Ek loer af en toe in as ek sit en wag vir iets om te gebeur (Soos nou). Maar meeste van die tyd, maak ek iets gebeur. Ek kan nie eers TV kyk se tydmors handle nie. Jy het net soveel minute op aarde, en elk een wat jy mors, is gone vir altyd....

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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #71 on: April 07, 2020, 09:01:52 am »
Dis seker moer boring om net een stemmetjie in jou kop te h

ek het hoeka eergister tydens 'n uur lange draffie lekker ge-conference met al my persoonlikhede, dit was n heerlike kuier gewees en so vervrissend om op te vang.
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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #72 on: April 07, 2020, 09:46:24 am »
Waar is MOF daar naby Ceres in die Kaap.
As ek reg onthou is hy 'n Veearts maar ek dink dalk die Distrik Staats Veearts.
Ons het een keer by sy plaas aan gegaan om hom te ontmoet.
Hy is 'n baie goeie mens wat 'n storie kon vertel dat jy jou stukkend lag.
Sy woorde skat was absoluut puik en uiters beskrywend.
Hy is regtig 'n baie snaakse ou maar ook baie eerlik en op die man af.
Hy het so XR650 en 'n klompie ander fietse gehad ook.
Mof as jy hierdie lees kom s tog HELLO!! :thumleft:
Mof is in Stellenbosch ja, gaan nou-en dan plaas toe. Hy s hy gana gou eers sy kinders deur skool sit.. en ou Stoetie vlrmuisbalsak smous nogsteeds Toyotas in Stellenbosch..
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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #73 on: April 07, 2020, 09:50:44 am »
@Groenie


Ek loer af en toe in as ek sit en wag vir iets om te gebeur (Soos nou). Maar meeste van die tyd, maak ek iets gebeur. Ek kan nie eers TV kyk se tydmors handle nie. Jy het net soveel minute op aarde, en elk een wat jy mors, is gone vir altyd....

Ahh, the joys of ADHD. Ek voel jammer vir julle "normal"okes. Dis seker moer boring om net een stemmetjie in jou kop te h

Bun Booyens het lank terug gese dat enige mens die reg behoort te he om nou en dan behoorlik verveeld te voel.
 

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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #74 on: April 07, 2020, 10:05:39 am »
@Groenie


Ek loer af en toe in as ek sit en wag vir iets om te gebeur (Soos nou). Maar meeste van die tyd, maak ek iets gebeur. Ek kan nie eers TV kyk se tydmors handle nie. Jy het net soveel minute op aarde, en elk een wat jy mors, is gone vir altyd....

Ahh, the joys of ADHD. Ek voel jammer vir julle "normal"okes. Dis seker moer boring om net een stemmetjie in jou kop te h

Bun Booyens het lank terug gese dat enige mens die reg behoort te he om nou en dan behoorlik verveeld te voel.

Daar's nou 'n naam wat ek jare terug laas gehoor het. Hy was my koshuisvader toe ek op Eendrag was. Moer smart ou oom gewees.
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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #75 on: April 07, 2020, 10:14:58 am »
@Groenie


Ek loer af en toe in as ek sit en wag vir iets om te gebeur (Soos nou). Maar meeste van die tyd, maak ek iets gebeur. Ek kan nie eers TV kyk se tydmors handle nie. Jy het net soveel minute op aarde, en elk een wat jy mors, is gone vir altyd....

Ahh, the joys of ADHD. Ek voel jammer vir julle "normal"okes. Dis seker moer boring om net een stemmetjie in jou kop te h

Bun Booyens het lank terug gese dat enige mens die reg behoort te he om nou en dan behoorlik verveeld te voel.

Daar's nou 'n naam wat ek jare terug laas gehoor het. Hy was my koshuisvader toe ek op Eendrag was. Moer smart ou oom gewees.

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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #76 on: April 07, 2020, 10:48:36 am »
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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #77 on: April 07, 2020, 11:10:42 am »
Ek sien vir Draad!! :thumleft:

EK TREK DRAAD

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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #78 on: April 07, 2020, 11:39:37 am »
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Re: Where are these old faithfuls?
« Reply #79 on: April 07, 2020, 11:58:25 am »
Waar is MOF daar naby Ceres in die Kaap.
As ek reg onthou is hy 'n Veearts maar ek dink dalk die Distrik Staats Veearts.
Ons het een keer by sy plaas aan gegaan om hom te ontmoet.
Hy is 'n baie goeie mens wat 'n storie kon vertel dat jy jou stukkend lag.
Sy woorde skat was absoluut puik en uiters beskrywend.
Hy is regtig 'n baie snaakse ou maar ook baie eerlik en op die man af.
Hy het so XR650 en 'n klompie ander fietse gehad ook.
Mof as jy hierdie lees kom s tog HELLO!! :thumleft:

@Mof , kom ons roep die ou biki!
Hy's inderdaad al n heel ruk op S'bosch vir sy kinders.
Dis n man wat n ou kan geniet, reguit en ver van dom  ;)
Ma as jy die kans kry om ooit sy kookkuns en/of koffie te geniet dan doen dit - fok veearts ook, ek's seker hy het vir Chef geswot!  :thumleft:
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