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Jakkalsbessie
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Unread post by Jakkalsbessie » Tue Sep 06, 2005 8:20 am

Here is some of the photo's as promised:

Daniel:

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Frank:

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Unread post by bert » Tue Sep 06, 2005 8:55 am

Could be the nicest pics i have witnessed.
Feel goods :D

Done a great job Jakkalsbessie :thumbs_up:

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Unread post by Guinea Pig » Tue Sep 06, 2005 8:56 am

Agreed Bert. Always feels good to give someone something unexpected. :D
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Unread post by Bushbaby » Tue Sep 06, 2005 9:04 am

I love the little yellow ribbon :lol: Good job everyone, may this be the first of our random acts of kindness!
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Unread post by DebM » Tue Sep 06, 2005 9:16 am

Guinea Pig wrote:Agreed Bert. Always feels good to give someone something unexpected. :D


:thumbs_up: :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up: :thumbs_up: thanks again Jakkalsbessie & Bosnimf 8)

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Unread post by DinkyBird » Tue Sep 06, 2005 10:08 am

Thanks for the pics. As BB said - the yellow ribbon is such a nice touch! Well done in getting them safely delivered. Thanks for all the effort you put into the task.
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Unread post by francoisd » Tue Sep 06, 2005 10:13 am

A great thank you to the both of you!
The smiles on their faces really made my day.
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Unread post by acekam » Tue Sep 06, 2005 11:08 pm

This has really been a superb effort from beginning to end, right up to showing the pictures to allow us to share in the moment. Thanks JB and Bosnimf.
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Unread post by Johann » Thu Sep 08, 2005 1:30 pm

Thank you :angel: :angel:

Feels fantastic to be part of something like this :!:

Thanks again for your efforts.
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Unread post by Jakkalsbessie » Thu Sep 08, 2005 1:39 pm

It was a BIG pleasure!
Enjoyed it a lot seeing them so happy and excited.

Thanks again to everyone who donated something!
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Unread post by Bosnimf » Tue Sep 13, 2005 11:28 pm

Bushbaby wrote:I love the little yellow ribbon :lol:


I forgot to mention that it was my first, and hopefully last, time doing needle work in Kruger :lol: :lol: Anything for a good cause :!:
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Unread post by Wild@Heart » Wed Sep 14, 2005 6:51 am

Bosnimf wrote:I forgot to mention that it was my first, and hopefully last, time doing needle work in Kruger. Anything for a good cause


I have a few socks that needs some stiching ... :lol:
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Unread post by DinkyBird » Fri Oct 14, 2005 8:41 am

@ JB and B - did the pledges cover all the costs of the binocs and books? ie you must please let us know if you had to pay in more than your share.
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Unread post by Jakkalsbessie » Fri Oct 14, 2005 10:19 am

No problems DB :wink:

{nothing a few bottles amarula less couldn't fix :lol: and we got rewarded with extatic people and great sightings 8) }
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Unread post by Loams » Fri Oct 14, 2005 10:24 am

AHA!! SO you made a profit, went to KNP with it AND drank Amarula???
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