Will We Know When You Are Gone?

Discussion in 'Bad Dog Cafe' started by Stringbanger, Dec 4, 2019.

  1. Stringbanger

    Stringbanger Telefied Ad Free Member

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    In the wake of Toto’s Dad’s thread about Kelnet’s missing in action, It got me thinking. I thought about this situation a couple of years ago.

    We, the TDPRI, have a special connection! You could call it a fraternity of sorts. Maybe a brotherhood? Or, perhaps the Secret Society Of Modifying Telecaster Guitars, Artists Who Glue Pieces Of Wood Together And Produce Tone, or, Guys That Take Tubes And Speakers And Make Them
    Sound Good.

    Anyway, if you should die of a heart attack tomorrow, get hit by a bus, or get maimed by a monster, do you have a plan in place to let the rest of us know?

    I don’t have a plan, and if I kicked off, the least of my wife’s worries would be telling you guys.

    Anyway, sorry about the morbidity, but it was just a passing thought.
     
  2. Bones

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    No, you wont.
     
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  3. RodeoTex

    RodeoTex Poster Extraordinaire

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    I've actually thought about that too.
    People here have given me great solice, encouragement, advice, frustration, argumentation, determination.
    Wait, that's a lot of adjectives in a row.
    I appreciate this place.
     
  4. Jupiter

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    depends on how much warning I get...
     
  5. 24 track

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    I have certain people I PM, I will let them know before I go! especially if its suddenly! LOL
     
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    Good point. Not long after I find out, I’ll probably post a thread about how I’m trying all the guitars I wanted to try before I die. And probably how a ‘59 Les Paul underwhelmed me.
     
  7. muscmp

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    if we knew the exact time, i'm sure we'd let everyone know, but, we don't. so, i'll thank everyone now and get it over with.

    play music!
     
  8. 24 track

    24 track Doctor of Teleocity Silver Supporter

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    you'll be able to tell when my 22 lefty guitars come up for sale in the classifieds by some one called 8 track!
     
  9. jondanger

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    Did any of y'all notice that I haven't been around much?

    I didn't get any DMs asking if I'm still alive, so . . .
     
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  10. TheGoodTexan

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    I’ve thought about it too. Especially since Joel’s passing. And Paul in Colorado.

    I’ve talk about “the Telecaster page” a lot with my wife over the years and she knows I’m a moderator... so chances are, after things have settled down, she log on as me and post something. It will probably be in the wrong sub-forum and get reported and have to be moved.
     
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  11. Stringbanger

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    I have noticed that some guys have tags under their screen name, such as “Banned Member”, and even “Deceased Member”.
     
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  12. Deeve

    Deeve Friend of Leo's Silver Supporter

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    Like Jimmy Buffet says:
    "If the phone doesn't ring, it's me . . . "

     
  13. thunderbyrd

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    you'll know when i'm gone. the place will suddenly become 23% less funny.

    bear in mind, "funny" can have several meanings.
     
  14. Shuster

    Shuster Poster Extraordinaire

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    Oh you'll all know:cool: I'll come back as an Evil Annoying Telecaster that never stays in tune and breaks strings at randomly terrible times,,,And visit each one of you "humming" Shuuusssttterr in your amp,,,
    ,,,,,Randomly,,, bra,ha,ha,ha:twisted::),,,
     
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  15. Shuster

    Shuster Poster Extraordinaire

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    He's not lying,,, the phone didn't ring several times today,,, Guess Who?!
     
  16. muscmp

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    and remember we have the right to arm bears and bares. this is your funny of the day.

    play music!
     
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  17. SPUDCASTER

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    When my Nocaster comes up for a fund raiser. You'll know I'm gone.;)

    Hey, something has to pay for the elaborate wake I'm having.:D

    Somehow, I don't doubt you.:)
     
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  18. muscmp

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    no, the guess who are still playing out but, without burton cummings and randy bachman.

    play music!
     
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    I have a will. I am leaving all of my money, property and valuables to TDPRI. You'll know.
     
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  20. Shuster

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    :lol:dork;)
     
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