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Forum topic by sIKE posted 01-19-2010 11:13 PM 988 views 0 times favorited 8 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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sIKE

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01-19-2010 11:13 PM

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It is a sad day with his passing!

http://www.breitbart.com/article.php?id=D9DB0PE80&show_article=1

-- //FC - Round Rock, TX - "Experience is what you get just after you need it"


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#1 posted 01-19-2010 11:19 PM

hmm, kind of ironic , after all the trouble that they went through to maintain this tree, and keep it alive…

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#2 posted 01-19-2010 11:27 PM

Who gets dibs?

-- "A man may conduct himself well in both adversity and good fortune, but if you want to test his character, give him power." - Abraham Lincoln

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#3 posted 01-20-2010 12:14 AM

I just hope that it gets slabbed out rather than going for firewood. That way the tree could live on.

-- Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful- Joshua Marine

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#4 posted 01-20-2010 05:36 AM

That is why I said may he make good lumber.

-- //FC - Round Rock, TX - "Experience is what you get just after you need it"

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#5 posted 01-20-2010 09:39 AM

Let us hope that they honor such a great tree…it deserves to be made into something grand…

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#6 posted 01-20-2010 04:49 PM

Here here!

-- //FC - Round Rock, TX - "Experience is what you get just after you need it"

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#7 posted 02-02-2010 10:37 PM

Here is a pick after he was felled….

Herbie-RIP

Found another one of him coming down!
Timber!

Here he is as they started taking him down.

And one more before they got started….

-- //FC - Round Rock, TX - "Experience is what you get just after you need it"

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#8 posted 02-02-2010 10:42 PM

Amazing story and colossal tree

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