Hi

Talk about whatever you feel like.
User avatar
Jamie Bond
Agent 0.07
Agent 0.07
Posts: 4736
Joined: Fri Feb 14, 2003 11:05 pm
Gender: Male
Location: BC, Canada

Hi

Post by Jamie Bond » Mon Dec 21, 2020 7:04 pm

Hello RLF

I missed you all. I'LL NEVER LEAVE YOU AGAIN!
"Go get the Happy!"

User avatar
BigDamnHero
Redshirt
Posts: 46
Joined: Thu Nov 26, 2020 11:00 pm

Re: Hi

Post by BigDamnHero » Mon Dec 21, 2020 8:13 pm

Hi! Glad to see more people coming into the forums.

User avatar
Deacon
Shining Adonis
Posts: 44251
Joined: Wed Jul 30, 2003 3:00 pm
Gender: Male
Location: Lakehills, TX

Re: Hi

Post by Deacon » Mon Dec 21, 2020 8:55 pm

Watch he disappears again for another 6 or 7 years.
The follies which a man regrets the most in his life are those which he didn't commit when he had the opportunity. - Helen Rowland, A Guide to Men, 1922

User avatar
BigDamnHero
Redshirt
Posts: 46
Joined: Thu Nov 26, 2020 11:00 pm

Re: Hi

Post by BigDamnHero » Mon Dec 21, 2020 9:01 pm

That would make me sad.

User avatar
Jamie Bond
Agent 0.07
Agent 0.07
Posts: 4736
Joined: Fri Feb 14, 2003 11:05 pm
Gender: Male
Location: BC, Canada

Re: Hi

Post by Jamie Bond » Mon Dec 21, 2020 9:09 pm

Well I can't ever let BigDamnHero get sad
"Go get the Happy!"

User avatar
BigDamnHero
Redshirt
Posts: 46
Joined: Thu Nov 26, 2020 11:00 pm

Re: Hi

Post by BigDamnHero » Mon Dec 21, 2020 9:35 pm

I'm glad we've gotten that out of the way, stranger with over 100 times more posts than I have. XD

User avatar
Deacon
Shining Adonis
Posts: 44251
Joined: Wed Jul 30, 2003 3:00 pm
Gender: Male
Location: Lakehills, TX

Re: Hi

Post by Deacon » Mon Dec 21, 2020 9:40 pm

BigDamnHero wrote: Mon Dec 21, 2020 9:35 pmstranger with over 100 times more posts than I have. XD
Indeed.
The follies which a man regrets the most in his life are those which he didn't commit when he had the opportunity. - Helen Rowland, A Guide to Men, 1922

User avatar
Jamie Bond
Agent 0.07
Agent 0.07
Posts: 4736
Joined: Fri Feb 14, 2003 11:05 pm
Gender: Male
Location: BC, Canada

Re: Hi

Post by Jamie Bond » Mon Dec 21, 2020 9:53 pm

Wow it really has been 7 years.

A bunch has changed since then. I had another kid. I became a longshoreman. Own a house even!
"Go get the Happy!"

User avatar
Rorschach
The Immoral Immortal
Posts: 17768
Joined: Tue Feb 18, 2003 7:35 am
Gender: Male
Location: Glasgow, Scotland

Re: Hi

Post by Rorschach » Wed Dec 23, 2020 10:19 am

What’s a longshoreman? Is that one of those dudes that uses a stevedore and swears all the fucking time?
I remember reading about them in one of the Frank McCourt books. They didn’t strike me as the kind of fellas you’d want to trifle with.

Welcome back, btw.
To Let

User avatar
Jamie Bond
Agent 0.07
Agent 0.07
Posts: 4736
Joined: Fri Feb 14, 2003 11:05 pm
Gender: Male
Location: BC, Canada

Re: Hi

Post by Jamie Bond » Wed Dec 23, 2020 10:31 am

Longshoreman is a stevedore. Dock worker essentially.
It's a union job, and we get all sorts of people. Aaaalllll sorts

Thank you Rors. :)
"Go get the Happy!"

User avatar
Deacon
Shining Adonis
Posts: 44251
Joined: Wed Jul 30, 2003 3:00 pm
Gender: Male
Location: Lakehills, TX

Re: Hi

Post by Deacon » Wed Dec 23, 2020 4:53 pm

Rorschach wrote: Wed Dec 23, 2020 10:19 amThey didn’t strike me as the kind of fellas you’d want to trifle with.
It'd be a shame of these boxes fell overboard and sank to the bottom.
The follies which a man regrets the most in his life are those which he didn't commit when he had the opportunity. - Helen Rowland, A Guide to Men, 1922

User avatar
Rorschach
The Immoral Immortal
Posts: 17768
Joined: Tue Feb 18, 2003 7:35 am
Gender: Male
Location: Glasgow, Scotland

Re: Hi

Post by Rorschach » Wed Dec 23, 2020 6:57 pm

Jamie Bond wrote: Wed Dec 23, 2020 10:31 am Longshoreman is a stevedore.
Oh, I thought stevedores were those hooks you use for gutti...eh, helping each other.

One of my films of the year has been The Irishman.

I’m not fucking with any union guys any time soon.
To Let

User avatar
Jamie Bond
Agent 0.07
Agent 0.07
Posts: 4736
Joined: Fri Feb 14, 2003 11:05 pm
Gender: Male
Location: BC, Canada

Re: Hi

Post by Jamie Bond » Thu Dec 24, 2020 1:38 am

Oh yes, these

Image

The iconic hook, I think they are commonly called stevedore hooks, so you were not wrong.
They are obselete though. I've never used one or seen one used. Closest i've used is a pike pole I use while working log booms.

Most of our work these days involves container ship operations.
"Go get the Happy!"

videshik2
Redshirt
Posts: 1
Joined: Thu Dec 23, 2021 7:36 pm

Re: Hi

Post by videshik2 » Thu Dec 23, 2021 7:38 pm

Hi there everyone, I've just joined this website :) 192.168.1.1
panoramacharter.ltd
Last edited by videshik2 on Thu Dec 30, 2021 12:13 pm, edited 1 time in total.

User avatar
FirebirdNC
Mad Hatteras
Posts: 1985
Joined: Tue Feb 13, 2007 3:00 pm
Real Name: Jennifer
Gender: Female
Location: Hatteras,NC

Re: Hi

Post by FirebirdNC » Fri Dec 24, 2021 12:52 pm

Welcome Videshik2. You might want to browse over to "Getting to Know you" and tell us a bit about yourself :).
~Insert clever bon mot here~

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Common Crawl (Research) and 0 guests