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Old 01-29-2012, 02:56 PM   #1
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Out In The Bus

I retired on Friday and took the Crown out to the Crest RV for a day of relaxation and a chance to enjoy all the work of converting. Here I am in the middle of all the fancy rigs and all the neighbors wanted to tour and ask questions. They were nice people who welcomed the skoolie.
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Old 01-29-2012, 04:05 PM   #2
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Re: Out In The Bus

you got a love it! ,you meet a lot of nice folks when they see a different rig in the park, just goes to show that its the people that own the rv parks that dont want skoolies. Iv always had other rv owners come by and chat about my bus, even have a beer with then.

looks good, and again , have fun with retirement!! (I'm considered semi-retired) cant wait for full!!

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Old 01-29-2012, 05:02 PM   #3
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Your Crown is one nice looking skoolie. Your only problem might be that the S&S crowd becomes so jealous they run you out of the park,
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Old 01-29-2012, 05:08 PM   #4
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Your Crown is one nice looking skoolie. Your only problem might be that the S&S crowd becomes so jealous they run you out of the park,

you said it

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Old 01-29-2012, 06:26 PM   #5
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I forgot to ask what are your travel plans now that you are retired?

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Old 01-30-2012, 09:09 AM   #6
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Re: Out In The Bus

Coolest rig in the park. No doubt about that!
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Old 01-30-2012, 12:59 PM   #7
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I forgot to ask what are your travel plans now that you are retired?

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Going to relax for a few, and substitute teach in our local schools when I get tired of doing nothing Just want to take a little slower pace for now and get out on the road more often in the bus
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Old 01-30-2012, 01:02 PM   #8
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So now you've got no excuse to not join Paul's next Buses Gone Wild get-together in Phelan over Memorial Day weekend? You'll be the guest of honor if you attend! It will be a treat indeed to see a fully-converted Crown, and a beautifully converted one at that. Will we see you then?

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I'll be there John...looking forward to it! The bus is in need of a trip over the Tehachapi mountains...she's getting restless not being able to stretch her gears
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Old 01-30-2012, 03:06 PM   #9
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Congrats on the retirement.
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Congratulations on your retirement. Nice to see another bus out in the wild.
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