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Old September 1st, 2007, 06:51 PM
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Thumbs up Happy Fathers Day

Just wonted to wish all the Dads out there a Happy Fathers day to U all . Hope U all have a good day..

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Old September 1st, 2007, 07:23 PM
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Happy Father's Day everyone! Wishing you all smooth sailing!
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I no longer have a father here to wish a happy day and no hubby
So I wish all fathers a HAPPY FATHERS DAY
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Old September 2nd, 2007, 06:31 AM
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Yes, happy Father's day to all those wonderful Dads out there, and to all those men like my lovely husband who take on the role as Dad, to three teenagers deserve a medal I reckon

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Old September 2nd, 2007, 07:19 AM
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Happy Fathers Day to my son Kris, who lost his 17 yo daughter in a car crash 9 weeks ago. It must be a very sad day for him today. I couldnt ring him and wish him it today, it would be far too painful so I'll just do it here.
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Happy Fathers Day to my son Kris, who lost his 17 yo daughter in a car crash 9 weeks ago. It must be a very sad day for him today. I couldnt ring him and wish him it today, it would be far too painful so I'll just do it here.
Hi neicie, so sorry to hear about your granddaughter. It must be a difficult time for Kris. My thoughts & prayers are with you both.


PS I noticed in your sig you have been on the Australis. What did you think of her? I sailed on her in 1975. Have you seen what she looks like now?

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Thanks Karen, my son and his partner are suffering greatly as am I. Your wishes are appreciated.

I was on the Australis as a teenager from Sydney to England. It took just over 6 weeks and I loved every minute of it. I think that was when my love of cruising was first ignited but kids and family took precedence until I was free to do it again. Where is she now? She must be a sad and sorry sight these days or is the grand old lady still cruising the high seas. I will never forget my time aboard. Oh it was great to be young!
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Old September 2nd, 2007, 07:56 AM
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Thanks Karen, my son and his partner are suffering greatly as am I. Your wishes are appreciated.

I was on the Australis as a teenager from Sydney to England. It took just over 6 weeks and I loved every minute of it. I think that was when my love of cruising was first ignited but kids and family took precedence until I was free to do it again. Where is she now? She must be a sad and sorry sight these days or is the grand old lady still cruising the high seas. I will never forget my time aboard. Oh it was great to be young!
Denise

Hi Denise

Check out this website & see pics of what she is today

http://www.ss-australis.com/enter.htm

very sad but I suppose it could be worse. Better than being scrapped in Alang. At least this way, divers can have a look at her. I thought she was a beauty and yes, it was my introduction to cruising. I was also a teenager, turning 15 about 2 weeks after we arrived in UK. We also sailed from Sydney to Southamton taking just on 5 weeks. My most memorable moments being the crossing of the Equator and of course the Panama Canal.

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*Pacific Jewel-J030-30th Sept-10th Oct 2010
*Rhapsody Of The Seas-3rd Feb-6th Feb 2012
*Pacific Sun-N211-17th Mar-19th Mar 2012
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Old September 2nd, 2007, 08:19 AM
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Im off to check it out, thanks
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Old September 2nd, 2007, 08:36 AM
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I no longer have a father here to wish a happy day and no hubby
So I wish all fathers a HAPPY FATHERS DAY
Hi Aunt Frog,

You still have a father, he's just not with us anymore. Gee I miss my Grandad... he would definitely have loved travelling with all the generations!

Cheers,
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Hi Aunt Frog,

You still have a father, he's just not with us anymore. Gee I miss my Grandad... he would definitely have loved travelling with all the generations!

Cheers,
Charmain

And I'm sure he's having a wonderful Father's Day knowing that you are all thinking of him.

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Good friends are worth more than money in the bank - that's what I always say

*SS Australis-Sydney to Southampton-28th July -31st August 1975
*Tss Fairstar-Coral Sea Cruise-6th September-22nd September 1986
*Pacific Sun-N611-2nd April-13th April 2006
*Pacific Dawn-W735-9th November-23rd November 2007
*Pacific Dawn-W909-20th March-6th April 2009
*Pacific Dawn-W929-21st Oct-31st Oct 2009
*Pacific Jewel-J029-22nd Sept-30th Sept 2010
*Pacific Jewel-J030-30th Sept-10th Oct 2010
*Rhapsody Of The Seas-3rd Feb-6th Feb 2012
*Pacific Sun-N211-17th Mar-19th Mar 2012
*Pacific Pearl-P225-20th-23rd July 2012
*Pacific Pearl-P233-5th-8th Oct 2012
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Old September 2nd, 2007, 05:26 PM
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Happy Fathers Day to my son Kris, who lost his 17 yo daughter in a car crash 9 weeks ago. It must be a very sad day for him today. I couldnt ring him and wish him it today, it would be far too painful so I'll just do it here.
Denise, lots of love to you and your family, I could only imagine what it would be like to lose a child.
She is still with you, taking care of you all now

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Old September 3rd, 2007, 06:26 AM
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Thanks Chez,
Believe me it is the worse possible loss anyone can face, I truly hope that you and yours will never have to experience it and I thank you for your kind words

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