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Old 29 January 2014, 00:06   #1
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Gales Gales Gales and rain.

A short while ago I posted how fed up I was with the inclement weather. Not one to moan too much about the climate usually but this is really getting ridiculous. My intended winter ribbing has been really curtailed. I will go in most things but no one else seems to want to join me (eg the wife/ friends). In Lym we have just had a months rain in less than two weeks. I went to the nacho pub on Friday (alone not another boat in sight) and the Yarmouth HM did not even want to come out to collect the fees. Far too wet to walk to the office so he put me down for a "pay next time!" Thank The Lord I am off to the Caribbean for some boating in February. Winter ribbing is usually more fun than this - what's going on?

This fit of pique has come about as I have noticed on the long range forecast that there is a predicted 10 day period of "more of the same". Bo***cks!
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We can sit inside ;-) these guys never say I'm not going out in this, god bless um.

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It is a bit soggy - but there seems to be sunshine forecast for Sunday in London, so I plan to have a go on the Thames.
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We can sit inside ;-) these guys never say I'm not going out in this, god bless um.

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Hang in there. Yr Not alone! we do normally do a fair amount of winter wavejumping and a reasonable amount of us do go out in this weather.. Its just the relentless rain that put us off!!
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Lightweight, shandy drinking, southern jessies....man-up and get out there LOL!
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Lightweight, shandy drinking, southern jessies....man-up and get out there LOL!
now then...as you know there is a silver lining to every cloud. I've been to sea something like 5 days in over two months but they still paying me!!
Mind you some of those days were a bit
Looking forward to more gales.
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Bad weather or not we are camping ribbing and sibbing on Ullswater this weekend. No Oz Pig so just rusty nails to keep us warm
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Bad weather or not we are camping ribbing and sibbing on Ullswater this weekend. No Oz Pig so just rusty nails to keep us warm
Way to go Boy!! You Guys Have a Ball!!
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Bad weather or not we are camping ribbing and sibbing on Ullswater this weekend. No Oz Pig so just rusty nails to keep us warm
A boys only trip camping it up, with ribnobbers and rusty nails.

So that's what you lot are up to on a quiet, desolate lakeside in the middle of winter. On your own their lads!
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Lightweight, shandy drinking, southern jessies....man-up and get out there LOL!
Just a minute - we are not 'avin that - we are not that soft in the 'scarf. But it make me wonder if Frodsham is up in the Arctic circle where everyone still wears bear skin underwear. You think you are tuff??? Here is a vid of Matt celebrating Christmas.
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(he does look well insulated though)
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A boys only trip camping it up, with ribnobbers and rusty nails.

So that's what you lot are up to on a quiet, desolate lakeside in the middle of winter. On your own their lads!
It'll be a lot safer than your boy's night in the Gazelle Pauline
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It'll be a lot safer than your boy's night in the Gazelle Pauline
LOL - very true!
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It'll be a lot safer than your boy's night in the Gazelle Pauline
Take your pig with you I'm sure we will find some where to light it either that or you can cuddle up to it at night ... You never know it might keep you from fekin snoring
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Back to the video...Excellent just a little late if I may say so
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I am well fecked off with this weather it's days like these I wish I had an office job instead of the mud fest I have to deal with at the mo.
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....... On your own their lads!
Nothing new there then
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Back to the video...Excellent just a little late if I may say so
Its just finding the time / place to log on and post - you have no idea how many hrs spent fretting, trying to make replies. Never a wifi in sight - then suddenly several come along all at once!
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