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  1. Feb 10, 2018 #1

    pennyk

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    Yesterday AlanB was in a car accident on an icy road. Luckily, he fared much better than his car. He is a little sore, but he is physically OK.

    I want Alan to know that his friends at AU are thinking about him. We are pleased that he was able to walk away from a collision in one piece. [​IMG]
     
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    jis

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    Alan, sorry to learn about your accident and thankful that you came out OK. Here is wishing you a rapid and full recovery!
     
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    And I second that thought!

    The roads were bad upstate yesterday just having snow. I can not imagine what it was downstate with ice.
     
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    That was a scary title!

    Glad to hear that you fared reasonably well, best wishes for a speedy recovery!
     
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    Alan, hope you are feeling better soon and glad that it was not as serious for you as it could have been.

    Dan
     
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    Good to hear that he fared okay phyiscally. Here's hoping he feels better soon!
     
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    Sorry 'bout the bad news Alan, but glad you're OK and will be back on the Rails soon!
     
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    Best wishes for a full and speedy recovery, Alan.

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    Alan, hope you have speedy recovery. And get a great replacement car. [​IMG]

    Sent from my iPhone using Amtrak Forum
     
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    I'm glad you're okay, Alan. [​IMG] Cars are easy to fix/replace. People, not so much.
     
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    Have a speedy recovery, Alan. We need your voice of wisdom around here.
     
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    On a lighter note, Alan, you should have followed your own advice. [​IMG]

    Alan's signature:

     
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    Hah!! [​IMG]

    Alas, this client is a hour away by driving. By train it requires a subway ride, a Metro North ride, and a bus ride and close to 2-1/2 hours of travel time. But I do wish I could take the train there!!!
     
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    What my poor car looks like

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    Yes that title caused some concern. Happy to here that you are ok Alan... [​IMG] Get well ASAP.... Sorry about the car " IT'S DEAD JIM" aka "Star Trek"... [​IMG]
     
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    That looks nasty--I'm glad you were not seriously injured.

    I hope you recover quickly!
     
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    Yikes! Nasty, but you're OK, and that's what matters.
     
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    Thanks for the update Alan, hoping you are not too sore.....
     
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    Alan, I always enjoy reading your posts. I am glad you are in good spirits!
     
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    That'll buff right out. (Reference: Seinfeld, said by Jerry to George, after George's father's car was beaten into worse shape by people outraged that he had parked in a handicapped parking space.)

    I'm glad you're okay!
     
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    Alan, Sorry about the bad news, but glad you're OK and will be back on the Rails soon!
     
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    Alan, Very sorry to hear about your accident, but glad you are doing o.k. We get a lot of ice situations around here and I have had a couple of spin out black ice events in the past. Along with deer and crazy drivers on their cell phones, it is dangerous driving out there. By all means, take a train...wishing you the best. Bill & Claudia
     

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