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Default After 50 years

My wife has a place in heaven !
Im getting in on her shirt tails.

Saturday it will be 50 year anniversary

and I can say that I made the right choice, the lady is a saint after putting up with me
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wow man, that's a hell of a mile stone.

Congratulations!!!!
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Congrats congrats congrats

You must have done SOMEthing right (besides marry her).

Congrats
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Thanks,yesterday was my sons 20th anniversary,he gave his wife the pineapple necklace that you made. She was overwhelmed by it.
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Congratulations! Love hearing about couples making it so long.
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Oh, and congratulations for living long enuf to become and old fart...

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John I wish you and the saint the very best I have to offer - congrats!
So what would be the next real mile stone, 60 years or is it 65 year married? Either way I hope the two of you get to celibrate both of those as well.

This Ground Hog Day we will have 34 years in so we've got a ways to go to catch up..
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Originally Posted by Eastport205 View Post
Congrats congrats congrats

You must have done SOMEthing right (besides marry her).

Congrats
yeah I did pretty good for marrying a mail order bride from Long Island New York .

another advantage from being in the Coast Guard.

she’s given me three great children.
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I love a good marriage story! Congratulations, and many more!
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50 YEARS to the SAME woman??? VERY, VERY nice!

I've got 47 years under my belt - 25 to #1 and almost 22 to #2. Does THAT count - in the "total"?

Take her to that "Eat And Get The Hell Out!" place for the special occasion!

Regards,
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Originally Posted by Bruce W View Post
50 YEARS to the SAME woman??? VERY, VERY nice!

I've got 47 years under my belt - 25 to #1 and almost 22 to #2. Does THAT count - in the "total"?

Take her to that "Eat And Get The Hell Out!" place for the special occasion!

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Bruce I think you're so old you're confused......you've got'ta have 80 years under your belt.
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Congrats where do you live in Kitty Hawk.
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Originally Posted by fishingfun View Post
Congrats where do you live in Kitty Hawk.
Kitty Hawk landing, do you have a place on the OBX ?
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I had 26 with number one, and now have 35 with number two...
Won the grand prized in the matrimony lottery with number two...!!!
Congratulations on your good luck also...
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My Wife and I, made it 50 years, 4 months, 10 days, 10 hours. Heart attack. That was
9 1/2 years ago. Believe me when I say, Tell her you Love Her every day. If she passes 1st she will know that you loved her, if you pass 1st, she will always have that memory.
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Congratulations buddy that is great...We just celebrated our 28th last weekend..
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Originally Posted by jpcanning View Post
My wife has a place in heaven !
Im getting in on her shirt tails.

Saturday it will be 50 year anniversary

and I can say that I made the right choice, the lady is a saint after putting up with me
Congrats! Always great to see!

Plus I wanted to get in before someone asks for a pic, in true THT fashion!
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Congratulations! That is a milestone to brag about. To get there you not only have to live a fairly long life, you have to learn to get along with a spouse for a long time. You have done well.
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That’s a good start Hope you go another 25
Im halfway to you 26
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Congratulations, 50 years is impressive, I know a lot of people that long, and not many stayed married to the same woman that long. I got married 45 years ago, but it only lasted 5 years..

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