"I am so sorry, I have only just noticed your friend request!Yes, I still smoke a pipe, more so now the weather is getting warmer (I long to have a room that is warmer than my garage, that I can smoke in).I have just bought, on ebay, a restored…"
"Thank you for the Welcome Herb!Sadly the Land Rover is currently not on the road, lots of things have failed all at once and some of the issues are bigger than my basic mechanical knowledge. - I will try to have it running again by the Summer.
"Land Rovers are not accepted for racing - not at this writing anyhow - and they will never replace the limo as a way of transporting the very rich, but they do have style and a kind of studied carelessness. A man who rockets around the suburbs, or attempts to seduce fastidious women, in a Land Rover, is obviously a man worth watching. He must be one who can tell society to go to hell and get away with it." - Car & Driver, Sept 1964
so true..do love teh rover....its a classic. i remember a neighbor (classic rover driver) in down the street in college who had one..he had a thief try to break into his house and he shot him dead....he was old school and for years when the neighbors saw the land rover, they new all things were safe on the street..
"Ah i dont know, i think it´s one of those you know it when you see it cases.
It´s easy to say this or that is against my principles, but in reality fear overthrows princibles pretty quick. Thats why 90% of people say they would help…"
"I have to chime in. I teach elementary & MS music. I will be starting my 7th year this fall. THere's another music teacher in a different school that always wears a tie, even to teacher meetings. I decided to try an experiment. I decided to…"
"Philosophy does not require a deity/ies for discussion. Stoicism in specific requires it even less. Can you worship a deity in conjunction with living within the principles of stoicism? Yes, you may, and you require no permission…"