Robert Weeks wrote:
> Hey Mark,
> Congrats! I got married in the fall to a woman who totally supports my
> hobby/habit and it's the greatest thing I've done in quite some time ;-).
> She's even started finding junk cars for me to bring home, and she thinks
> it's fine that I have two parts cars and a 69 Rambler in the back yard (not
> to mention the four other cars we drive!)
> Best of wishes!
> 1969 MG Midget <--fun car
> 1999 Volvo V70 <--fun/comfortable car
> 1989 Honda Civic Si <--for sale
> 1984 Subaru Wagon <--canoeing, camping, kayaking car
> 1974 MG Midget <--parts Car
> 1968 Sprite <--parts Car
> 1969 Rambler <--Um.......
> So are we officially white trash yet????
> -----Original Message-----
> From: email@example.com
> [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]On Behalf Of Brad Fornal
> Sent: Sunday, December 26, 1999 6:06 PM
> To: Mark Snowdon
> Cc: email@example.com
> Subject: Re: Rings, no not piston Engagement!
> CONGRATS MARK!! I wish you loads of luck with the Midget.....umm
> .....er...ahem...I mean the marriage. <G> It is always a great catch when
> you find a woman who is supportive of your hobby/illness instead of
> subversive to it. She's right, you should be driving a convertible
> (preferably British) by spring, helps keep the supportive spirit alive.
> Congratulations again, Brad
> Mark Snowdon wrote:
> > Some of the longtime listers will remember me saying I got into this
> > hobby when my girlfriend decided to buy a 69 Sprite. We knew nothing
> > about the cars, only that it reminded her of her first car a 70 MGB.
> > Well folks I finally did it. I proposed to this girl back on December
> > 24, and she said yes. Some of you might say I did it just to get her
> > Sprite, but those that have seen it know it is going to take alot of
> > work. I figured any girl that can put up with me my racing buddies, my
> > 12 cars, and my dog has deserved a rock on her finger.
> > She did make one demand though, she wants to be driving a convertible
> > next spring, she doesn't car which one,(we have 1 Sprite 2 Midgets and a
> > Fiat Spider)just anything that runs. got to love that dontcha?
> > We havent set a date yet, but I will let you know when we do.
> > Mark Snowdon
> > Greensboro NC