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melodee

Jan 12, 2003, 6:46 PM
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and it was the most amazing thing in the world!!!!!!!!! My daughter and I are on my video together. I will be doing it again. Beleive it or not I was very calm. The thing I found wild was the sound. Amazing!!!!!!!!! I loved it! Will go again.


jessd  (Student)

Jan 12, 2003, 6:49 PM
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Good to hear that you had a great time. My Dad and I did our first tandem the same day. Although, it was the other way around, his idea not mine!


Premier skymama  (D 26699)
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Jan 12, 2003, 7:39 PM
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Heehee, we told you it was fabulous, Melodee! Sly I'm so glad you enjoyed yourself!


Michele  (B 26874)

Jan 12, 2003, 7:49 PM
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Aren't you just so darned proud? It's an amazing thing, this jumping. I mean, throw yourself out of a plane?

YES!!!! What it can teach you about how to live life at 1--% commitment is incredible, and how it translates into your ground life is interesting.

You rawk, Melodee. I'm thrilled for you. When are you going back up???

YAYAYAYAYAYAYAYAY!!!!

Ciels-
Michele


eyeinthesky  (Student)

Jan 12, 2003, 7:51 PM
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congrats! i just wish i could get my dad....hell, anyone....to go with me next time!

doug


Casch

Jan 12, 2003, 9:17 PM
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I know how you feel. I hate driving up to the DZ (3 hours 15 minutes) all by myself. And my friends have already been up there and they hate it (of course that's cause they couldn't jump). My best friends parents won't let him jump (he turned 17 in september...or october...) yet. He said he'll go up to the DZ again when his parents say yes (or most likely when he turns 18).


moodyskydiver

Jan 12, 2003, 9:30 PM
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Congrats! I'm glad you had a great time. Welcome to the skies.Smile


hooked

Jan 12, 2003, 10:28 PM
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Amazing isn't it?Smile

So when are you going again? The noise of freefall and the quiet of the canopy ride is all amazing!

J


pds  (D 27641)

Jan 12, 2003, 10:58 PM
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congrats, mel. it's already been said, but Welcome.


ladyskydiver

Jan 13, 2003, 4:55 AM
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Congrats and welcome to the sky! Glad you had fun. So....like everyone else has said....when are you going to do it again? Wink


Michele  (B 26874)

Jan 13, 2003, 8:30 AM
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Quote:
1--% commitment

See, that will teach me to post without proofing and not feeling well! That was supposed to be 100%....not 1--%Crazy

Ciels-
Michele


jimmytavino  (A 3914)

Jan 13, 2003, 6:15 PM
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Way to go!!! melodee....
I too, recently made a skydive with MY daughter..........SmileShockedSmile....
it was early Oct. 2002
It was her First and my......."other than first"
I bet that like her,,,,,, you and your daughter had huge smiles on your faces.....I am happy for you that the weather cooperated.. Enjoy reliving the experience....Wink

skydive softly, skydive often, skydive with family !!!


Dumpster  (D 27314)

Jan 13, 2003, 7:23 PM
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Welcome to our world!


cindee  (Student)

Jan 13, 2003, 7:36 PM
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Sounds like you had a great first jump! You'll be thinking about it all the time. I know I do. May even brave the chilly weather for another go on Sunday.


melodee

Jan 14, 2003, 6:17 PM
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go for it!!!!!!!!


sarge  (A 36)

Jan 14, 2003, 7:05 PM
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LOL!!! after everything I've bought for her, I will glad to get my daughter out this summer for her 1st jump after she turns 21 so she can buy me, her first case of beer!

Wait??? that would be two firsts would'nt it? HUH? .... well, then two cases of beer!!!

I love the smell of jetA in the morning... It's the fart smell I think I could live well without!


jtval  (D 26340)

Jan 16, 2003, 1:43 AM
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you are awesome glad you found OUR passion!
now i bet we dont lok so crazy....well, most of us! did you ever get that handshake?


GooniesKid

Apr 26, 2013, 3:47 PM
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and it was the most amazing thing in the world!!!!!!!!! My daughter and I are on my video together. I will be doing it again. Beleive it or not I was very calm. The thing I found wild was the sound. Amazing!!!!!!!!! I loved it! Will go again.

you do realize this is your first in the sport so you owe a few people some beer (namely your instructors, staff, and those at your DZ,,oh and me).


nigel99  (D 1)

Apr 26, 2013, 4:39 PM
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and it was the most amazing thing in the world!!!!!!!!! My daughter and I are on my video together. I will be doing it again. Beleive it or not I was very calm. The thing I found wild was the sound. Amazing!!!!!!!!! I loved it! Will go again.


you do realize this is your first in the sport so you owe a few people some beer (namely your instructors, staff, and those at your DZ,,oh and me).

It seems the Lone Ranger is dredging old threads. Goon I think you owe beer for answering a 10 year old thread Tongue


BigMark  (D 17505)

Apr 26, 2013, 8:31 PM
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Its that same idiot who got banned...


JerryBaumchen  (D 1543)

Apr 26, 2013, 8:57 PM
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Hi Mark,

And the idiot is back again:

http://www.dropzone.com/...;;page=unread#unread

He should go join Kim Jon Un,

Crazy

JerryBaumchen


Krip  (Student)

Apr 27, 2013, 12:53 AM
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Hi Mark,

And the idiot is back again:http://www.dropzone.com/cgi-bin/for[code]um/gforum.cgi?post=4478003;sb=post_latest_reply;so=ASC;forum_view=forum_view_collapsed;;page=unread#unread[/ur

He should go join Kim Jon Un,

Hi Jerry

We can do better than that.

We got Moms and BV watching our backs this isn't their first rodeo dealing with a stalker

Since someone brought up the geo political issue maybe the mods could just move the thread to SC

R.



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