[vic1tgk] Hello To Everybody...
[~SpiritualWarrior] vic1tgk Welcome home brotherman!
[Kini] vic1tgk Hey, Vic!!! Welcome Home!!!
[vic1tgk] ~SpiritualWarrior Hello and Thank you Kini Thanx
[vic1tgk] I read something very dear to my heart today... from "Nowsthetime" and I was taken back by that post! I would like to share my Thoughts
[sambeaux777] vic1tgk Hello my friend. There is truly an anointing on you, because everytime you come into this room, it just start lighting up with graditude in stead of attitude...Smile
[vic1tgk] sambeaux777 Thank you.. GOD does want us to understand and feel his presense... Mods ...how are you all this Fantastic Day...
[chrivers] vic1tgk Loved the moral of the story! Smile
[vic1tgk] chrivers Now I will add to that... Kini May I have the floor a minute
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[vic1tgk] Marshal Dillon Thank you Two Brothers... Reinhold and Gunther...sound familiar to anyone?
[vic1tgk] Kini tell me
[Kini] Lotsof $$$$
[vic1tgk] mazzie You guys are quick to google...
[vic1tgk] OK! give me a minute ] Two brothers the MESSNER... Brothers Gunther and Reinhold... Mountaineers Many remember I think... my post about MT.^ DINAR!!!
[vic1tgk] I appreciate "NOWSTHETIME" because I also love to mountain climb! Not like these pro's, however! So, Who is the First..1st Man to Climb Solo...Without OXYGEN and SUMMIT... MT. EVEREST?
[vic1tgk] REINHOLD MESSNER THIS MAN HAS BEEN CLIMBING MOUNTAINS... FROM THE AGE OF 13!
[maxair] He was also the first to climb all 11 over 8000meters without Oxygen.
[vic1tgk] BORN SEPTEMBER 17, 1944! HE IS 67 SOON TO BE 68 YEARS OF AGE!
[vic1tgk] maxair CAN YOU SIT ON YOUR HANDS?
[vic1tgk] BORN IN THE CITY OF BRIXEN, ITALY! SPEAKS ENGLISH AND ITALIAN AND GERMAN FLUENTLY! HAS ALONE TO CLIMB ALL 14.... NOT 11 SUMMITS OF THE WORLD AT THE HEIGHTHS OF 8000 METERS!!! NO OXYGEN... THAT IS SIMPLY UNHEARD OF....
[vic1tgk] SO, WHY I'M I TALKING ABOUT THIS?
[vic1tgk] AS WHAT "NOWSTHETIME" WHOM I DO NOT KNOW ...AND CHOOSE TO TALK TO SOON... MADE ME LOOK INTO MY HEART AND SAY...THANK YOU
...REINHOLD MESSNER! BECAUSE YOUR VERY SIMILAR TO NEIL ARMSTRONG!!!
[vic1tgk] MEN WHOM HAVE SET THE BAR!!! MEN WHOM HAVE LIVED A LIFE WITHOUT FEAR!!!
[vic1tgk] MEN WHOM WENT OUT OF THEIR WAYS...TO SHOW US...MEN AND WOMEN ALIKE...THAT LIFE...YES...THE WORD I DO NOT LIKE..."IF".... L "IF" E.... IS FULL OF THEM!!! NO ...IF'S...NO MORE...GET IT OUT OF YOUR HEADS.... NOT..."IF".... THIS TREK WE HAVE SET ON... AND ABOUT, HAS NO "IF"!!! MR.REINHOLD... LOST HIS BROTHER ON ONE OF THESE MOUNTAINS!!!
[vic1tgk] YET HE NEVER...STOPPED!!! IN HONOR OF HIS BROTHER...GUNTHER...HE SUCCEEDED!!!
[vic1tgk] SO...I ASK YOU ALL.... HAVE ANYONE OF US HERE WALKED...ON THE" MOON"? HAVE ANYONE OF US...SUMMITED...29,303 FEET OF MT.EVEREST? ANYONE OF US...BEEN 7 MILES DOWN INTO THE "ABYSS"...?
[vic1tgk] IF.... THE ANSWER IS YES...TO ANYONE HERE!!! I SALUTE YOU... CONGRATULATIONS... YOUR A TRUE CHAMPION OF ADVENTURE!!!
[vic1tgk] I HAVE NOT EITHER!!! SO. I SAY.... THIS ADVENTURE THAT WE ARE ON THE CONQUEST OF MT.^ DINAR... I WILL SUMMIT!!! I WILL NOT QUIT!!! OXYGEN OR NO OXYGEN... TANK!!! ONE STEP AT A TIME ... KNOWING VERY WELL THAT THE LAST 100 METERS HAS "KILLED" MORE PEOPLE THAN THE WHOLE...TREK!!!
I CHOOSE LIKE REINHOLD MESSNER... I CHOOSE LIKE "NOWSTHETIME" TO KEEP MY HEAD DOWN... KEEP PLUGGING AWAY AT THIS MOUNTAIN...AND FINALLY WHEN THE...TIME IS RIGHT!!! TO LOOK UP AND SEE...THE SUMMIT!!! PLANT MY FLAG....
THE RED ,WHITE AND BLUE!!! THANK THE MEN AND WOMEN...WHOM HAVE SET THE TRACK AND PACE ...FOR US TO SAY... I ALSO...TOPPED...THE ROCK!!! I CLIMBED...MT.^ DINAR!!! VIC
[vic1tgk] VIC1TGK... MY PLAN... IS TO VISIT...REINHOLD MESSNERS...MOUNTAINEERING MUSEUM!!! CARE TO JOIN?
[vic1tgk] SORRY I HAD TO CHECK OUT A MINUTE... JULY 9TH, 1969!!! WHAT A DAY IN THE HISTORY OF THE WORLD! THANK YOU... MR . ARMSTRONG! THANK YOU FOR ALL YOUR SERVICE TO OUR GREAT COUNRTY! WHAT A HERO... A MAN I CALL... A MAN AMONGST... MEN!!!
[spankey] Are we still in the ASN or is there a delay ?
[vic1tgk] spankey I DO NOT CARE... ARE YOU WITH US... OR WHAT? THAT IS A RATE AND DATE QUESTION IF I'VE EVER SEEN ONE?
[vic1tgk] MAN... I'M GONE!!!