Friday, August 15, 2008

"Synchronized Sittin"



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On Wednesday, August 13, 2008
Bob T Bear (esq.) issued an "Olympik Challenge"
on his blog for a “Synchronized Sittin" Event.
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Well I have never been able to pass up on a challenge, especially from such a well-known, handsome and esteemed bear.
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(The chocolate is in the mail as you requested Bob.)
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These bears seen here in the official Olympic "Synchronized Sittin" Event photo have not moved an inch in the past six months since my injury.
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Points? for STAMINA
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They are sitting in my old iron baby crib.
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Points? for sitting in an ANTIQUE
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Some of the the bears sitting there are used at Christmas.
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Points? for partial COLOUR CO-ORDINATION
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The white shawl draped over the edge of the crib was the shawl used by my son and daughter for their Christenings.
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Points? for RELIGIOUS AFFECT
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A few years ago my daughter had her name and birthdate embroidered in pink on one corner of the shawl and my son's name and birthdate embroidered in blue on another corner. She then wrapped it up and presented it to me on Mother's Day.
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Points? for NOSTALGIA
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The white bear with no eyes, nose, mouth or ears belonged to my 19 year old dog who we had to have put down.
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Points? for SYMPATHY
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They were the only bears sitting where there isn't any clutter in this room.
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Points? for NEATNESS
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The photo was shot by me and not by my more professional husband.
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Points? for BEING AN AMATEUR IN THE TRUE OLYMPIC SPIRIT OF THE GAMES
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I humbly submit my entry.
( to you Bob, the good looking and intelligent bear judge)
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Everyone who sees this, go over to see Bob T Bear (esq.) and tell him why you think I deserve the Gold Medal.
Hopefully he will consider write-in votes and disregard the blatant sucking up and attempt at bribery on my part.
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Bear((( )))

20 comments:

Louis la Vache said...

Bonjour, Bear!
Re your comment about the size of the flight deck on the Hornet - it is small when compared to a modern carrier!

"Flank Speed" must be an awe-inspiring thing to see, especially when the carriers are doing flight operations! Think about this - you are the pilot of a plane trying to land on the deck of this ship that is moving through the water at almost 40 miles an hour! Talk about trying to hit a moving target!

bobbie said...

Hi Bear

I put in a good word for you with
Bob I Bear. You have a fine entry for the Olympic Sitting event.

sablonneuse said...

Just caught up with your latest posts as I've not been at the 'puter' so much recently (see post). However, I have put a word in tp vote for youe Synchronised Sitting. Hope you win a prize!

Daryl said...

I am off to tell Bob T. Bear (esq.) why you deserve the gold!


:-Daryl

Chesapeake Bay Woman said...

I think your bears deserve the gold medal.

B.T.Bear (esq.) said...

HAHAHA! POINTS for maykin me larff!!!
Well dun! Wat an enormuss hug ov Bears!! Thanks for the entry. I'll put yu in the line-up tomorro!
HAHAHA!
I sor all yor seekrit werds! HAHAHA... thank yu this waz such fun!

:@D

Blue said...

LOL here!
That is sooo good.
Love the points list.
Many of my 'Hug' wouldn't sit!
But, I see we're serious rivals now for the Gold or in my case, the little Blue felty bear.

Enjoy your w/e!
Blue

tj said...

...Get ready for the gold! Superb presentation and flawless composition - you go girl!

...Blessings... :o)

Mental P Mama said...

Oh you definitely deserve the gold. And I am going over to work on it.

BumbleVee said...

Darn,....why didn't I think to lobby for extra merit by begging for votes from viewers ..... lol...

Phytheas said...

Looks like I'm up against some stiff opposition! Are you still sitting? I am!

Gary ("Old Dude") said...

Seeing is believing-----the crowd goes crazy----the chant begins, "Go Bears", "Go Bears"----!!

A.Bananna said...

thanks for the visit!! you have a great team!! I give you sympathy points! we lost our dog recently. She was the sweetest chocolate lab. She loved to chew on all the bears!

have a great weekend!!!

Anna

david mcmahon said...

Bob T Bear is an old friend of mine and a VERY intelligent "person". Can I take part as well, in the "sitskreig"?

I can't "bear" to sit still .....

T.B. Superstar said...

Awesome job! Good luck to you!
--TB

JeanMac said...

Gold indeed!

Kay Dennison said...

I gave my prodigious support to you! Hope you get the gold

Rose said...

What a clever post--you get my vote for the gold medal!
I stopped by a week ago on ABC Wednesday and enjoyed your post so much, but I haven't taken time to visit again...just looking at some of your earlier posts, love the photos and the different topics you write about. I will have to remember to come back again!

Lynda (Granny K) said...

Thank you for the great laugh! I had no idea the competition was going to be so tough or I would have drafted in reinforcements! Good Luck!

i beati said...

loved your sitters not enough room in my chair how are you doing range of motion??pain threshold??