Selma: Still not able to use vicky?
daviss: not yet, vkn working on it durn, another oil rig explosion in the Gulf of la Coast
Selma: I am watching the same story... The 13 men on the rig..at least got off
daviss: yes in the water you know, wonder why they dont have a stationary life boat near these platforms
Selma: Umm...I have no idea
daviss: as much money as these oil company makes heyyy I just noticed I have a red dress on lol
Selma: I can't stay long...I have to get gas...we have a hurricane coming...although it doesn't appear to be going to affect us ...but folks get crazy around here Yes, you do...so that is probably going to be your official name..
daviss: oh yes thats right! You better go get gas then. You may not be the only one thinking that When is it supposed to skirt your area?
Selma: Sometime tonight..in the early morning I think The Out Banks in NC will probably get hit..and VA Beach..
daviss: I see that and that baby is still a cat 4
alt: hello daviss & Selma
daviss: hi alt!
Selma: and there are 2 or 3 other Storms churning after Earl..so we might get 3 chances. Afternoon alt.
daviss: Do you have sand bags Selma?
Selma: Do... I meant No I don't worry about water..I worry about the Giant trees that surround my house
daviss: oh, that wind! How's it going alt? They call the wind you know who Selma lol
Selma: I know daviss..I hum that tune in my head evertime I see you..LOL
vkn: Howdy to all tee hee hee i see daviss has a red hat
daviss: they still have folks staying on the coast even though its mandatory to leave yes, vkn I was just telling Selma that I had a red dress on lol
vkn: veddy veddy good
daviss: I was in here 5 minutes before I noticed lol
vkn: keep a sharp eye lol Good thursday selma and daviss
daviss: vkn did you see the forward msg I sent you
vkn: Not sure but prolly
daviss: oh you would have known lol
vkn: well I am about on a 12 hour delay for reading mail
daviss: wow thats a real long delay
vkn: howdy AYW
AYWalton: good afternoon, all.
Selma: Afternoon AY
AYWalton: howdy alt.
vkn: Not when one gets over 300 mails a day and that is just on the primary of ten mail accounts
Selma: Good grief...that just gave me a headache
daviss: I imagine vkn
vkn: AYW AYW AYW and Cheers!!!!!
AYWalton: thanks for the cheers, though I am not sure why, VKN.
Selma: VKN is delirious..reading all those emails
vkn: Me not need no ree zun lol
vkn: Me not need no ree zun lol I be Black Free and 21 lol
AYWalton: shucks I was ready to take credit for somebody's else's work or good deeds. was gonna just grin, say thank ya and bow.
Selma: Alt..have you heard from f stephens
alt: not lately Selma
AYWalton: WOW----I just got a sort of thumbs up email from Holly Hansen at FHExpos, for the Atlanta event, vkn.
AYWalton: that sounds like fun!!!
alt: did you know she is an author Selma? "Where Magnolias Bloom"
Selma: No.. Fiction or non fiction?
AYWalton: who is the author, alt?
alt: I would think maybe a collection of memory's... maybe a Memior (sp)
Selma: Oh OK
alt: lady who has been here in chat AYWalton ...Frances Stephens... not sure if the book is authored by that name or a "pen name"
vkn: You mean Francis, alt
alt: feamle... is Frances, right?
vkn: oh i got it
alt: I saw she had posted about her book on one of the AfriGeneas forums.
AYWalton: I see a book called The Magnolias Still Bloom, by an author Darrel Rachel. Could that be her book?
vkn: ahhhh will check it out
alt: I have no idea AYWalton
AYWalton: this author (reading the back cover) lives in Oklahoma..
alt: she said "Where Magnolia's Bloom" it is about an ancestral home.
Selma: Folks I gotta go get gas...and do some other Hurrican prepardness...see you later..Have a great day
alt: best wishes Selma
vkn: looks like a short chat day
alt: well, my BIG weekend is here...the 90th Adams Reunion, folks starting to trickle in already.
daviss: yes for sure vkn... Billy Payer, long week end and the weather
vkn: It is wonderful alt how many are pre reg
alt: not sure vkn, but it looks good from what I hear expecting maybe 200-250 over the course of the weekend's events.
vkn: Thinking about breaking what we do here by regions
daviss: what do you mean vkn?
daviss: you mean the chat
alt: by where we are located or by areas we are researching?
vkn: Art is midwest
alt: my physical location, but my research is basically nationwide.
vkn: Angela AYW is Frontier South Daviss is Frontier South
alt: I'm wherever you put me LOL l
daviss: Are you talking Forums then vkn?
alt: trying to grasp vkn's concept... is it for chat or assigned research areas by individuals?
daviss: I have no idea alt..
AYWalton: well, I have to run folks. Gotta get to the bank and do other preparations as hurricane approaches this way. (Just in case.) take care and have a great day.
daviss: hello Ingrid
alt: Hello Ingrid_doweary
Ingrid_Doweary: Hey AY, Vkn, Alt and Daviss
daviss: You just missed AY Ingrid Are you anywhere near the hurricanes coming in I am talking Ingrid, Ingrid lol did you get your problem fixed vkn?
vkn: lol which of 100 lol
daviss: the cut and paste lol
alt: #95 vkn lol lol
vkn: oh no that is a forever problem funny funny alt lol
alt: I sorry
vkn: daviss it is peculiar to the mac
vkn: Oops gotta run
daviss: oh well