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Old 01-30-2012, 03:19 PM
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Default Big week for me!

This week we hung the engine on my RV 8 and more importantly, I got to meet my newborn grandson. He arrived this morning at 06:20. Looks like he could be a pilot to me.


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Old 01-30-2012, 03:23 PM
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Very nice Paul! Is he your first?

Of those two moments, for me, one is certainly a pretty good time off and the other I HOPE is a long time off.
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Old 01-30-2012, 03:42 PM
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Default Congrats!!!

Congrats on both!!!
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Old 01-31-2012, 06:58 AM
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Thumbs up Grandson

Hey congrats Paul.

Looks like you may have a future pilot to fly your 8.
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Old 01-31-2012, 07:49 AM
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Congrats, grandpa.

The new grandson appears to be interested in your hat.
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Old 01-31-2012, 08:36 AM
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Congrats! If he is a pilot, hopefully he's smart enough to get a better career and fly on the side
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Old 01-31-2012, 11:54 AM
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I've told both of my daughters (21 and 24) I very much look forward to being a grandfather, but I'm not in a hurry!

Congratulations Paul!
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Old 01-31-2012, 12:14 PM
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Default Congrats!

Congratulations Paul! Life is indeed good! Can't wait to see that Grandson grow up to be a pilot and that project to become an RV-8 - hopefully the -8 flys first
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Old 01-31-2012, 12:21 PM
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Congrats! If he is a pilot, hopefully he's smart enough to get a better career and fly on the side
Amen to that!
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Old 01-31-2012, 06:16 PM
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Paul,

Congrats on the grandson! Maybe in a few years you'll build another plane he can help you with? Think of how much fun that would be!

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