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Old 10-11-2010, 12:21 PM   #601
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Re: The Millicent Chronicles; two foot roof raise, big tailg

I guess old Skoolies never die--they just park somewhere else.

And Elliot, thanks for the 43 pages.
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Old 10-11-2010, 02:37 PM   #602
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Re: The Millicent Chronicles; two foot roof raise, big tailg

Thanks Elliot for chronicling your bus project; it has been a great inspiration for me and I'm sure many others. Even though I did not go the roof-raise route, your work empowered me to see that anything can be done!
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Old 10-11-2010, 07:16 PM   #603
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Re: The Millicent Chronicles; two foot roof raise, big tailg

Ditto the others, Elliot: Thanks for all you've contributed!

Many, including myself, have been inspired by The Millicent Chronicles (and your kinetic sculptures, among other things). It's truly been a tremendous ride!

Yer still a skoolie at heart, so don't be a stranger and share some of your other projects if you find the time. Heh, who knows...they could provide inspiration too!

Either way, best wishes and fare well!
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Old 10-12-2010, 04:46 AM   #604
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Re: The Millicent Chronicles; two foot roof raise, big tailg

well have a good one! maybe i'll get my roof up there one of these years
and have fun in that shop of your's!!!
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Old 10-12-2010, 07:47 AM   #605
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Re: The Millicent Chronicles; two foot roof raise, big tailg

Elliot,

Having a Kinetic Seer weighing in on discussions and leading by example has enriched Skoolie.net. Don't be a stranger, feel free to toss in your one-fiftieth of a US dollar from time to time.

Maybe Steve can honor your contributions by changing your rating from "Bus Crazy" to "Skoolie Seer." Here's one vote for that.
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Old 10-12-2010, 11:15 AM   #606
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Re: The Millicent Chronicles; two foot roof raise, big tailg

Millicent's co- roof-raiser here..I 'spect Elliot to have most of the input still on the sweet ol' bus...
I'm just keeping her in the family and available for kinetic stuff...
I've slept a couple of months in her a few days at a time..
in most of the bunks and
with other family too .

So it ain't over yet!
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Old 10-13-2010, 05:25 AM   #607
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Re: The Millicent Chronicles; two foot roof raise, big tailg

Thank you for sharing your journey with us. You have provided a wealth of knowledge to the ones seeking it. You have defiantly helped me understand a few things and sparked an idea or two in the process. As with all things they must come to an end at some point, Hopefully this isn't the last we hear from you.

And finally as Andy Kaufman said
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Old 10-14-2010, 01:03 AM   #608
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Re: The Millicent Chronicles; two foot roof raise, big tailg

Elliot when you feel the need for some skoolie work coem over to the midwest and you can supervise my raise.
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Re: The Millicent Chronicles; two foot roof raise, big tailg

I like what you're doing with Millicent. I just went through all the pages, and it's real inspiring to see the progress made. Keep up the good work.

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Re: The Millicent Chronicles; two foot roof raise, big tailg

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Millicent's co- roof-raiser here..I 'spect Elliot to have most of the input still on the sweet ol' bus...
I'm just keeping her in the family and available for kinetic stuff...
I've slept a couple of months in her a few days at a time..
in most of the bunks and
with other family too .

So it ain't over yet!

And... "I ain't dead yet", as Glorious Kinetic Founder Hobart Brown used to say. In case you didn't realize it, "Whymcycle" is Peter. Millicent belongs to him now, but it seems I'm still the chief mechanic. So no tears, please! Millicent is still in the-closest-thing-I-have-to-family. That was the best possible solution to my need for simplifying my life.

Maybe Peter and I will drop in here once a year for an update or something. Be well, friends!
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