Just for your information, I live three miles from a nice serene river. Can you imagine the noise that makes? :O) I can hear my computer fan making all kinds of noise. Bob Noble www.sonic.net/bnoble ----- Original Message ----- From: "Victor Firestone" <vlfll@xxxxxxxxxxx> To: <pcductape@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Saturday, June 14, 2003 1:07 AM Subject: [pcductape] Re: late hour | And just FYI - I live 3 miles from an airforce military bombing practice | area . You can imagine the noise that makes !!!! | | | | ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ | | TTFN | | Vic | | "To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and | the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics | and endure the betrayal of false friends; to appreciate beauty, to find | the best in others; to leave the world a little better; whether by a healthy | child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life | has breathed easier because you have lived. | | ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ | | | -----Original Message----- | From: pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx [mailto:pcductape-bounce@xxxxxxxxxxxxx] | On Behalf Of Scott McNay | Sent: Saturday, 14 June, 2003 00:28 | To: Pam | | | Hi Pam, | | Friday, June 13, 2003, 5:09:18 PM, you wrote: | | P> Bet you heard a lot of artillery practice this last 2 weeks. My son | P> just got home yesterday from being there for 2 weeks. Every time he | P> would call I'd hear lots of noise in the background, sometimes even | P> late late late at night. | | I live in Killeen, which is on the east side of Fort Hood, and on the far | side of most of the artillery practice, so I don't hear it that often. | Especially since my hearing is kinda shot. :) | | It's been raining a lot lately (my grass is turning green again), so that | might have been some of what you've been hearing. | | For those who are unfamiliar with Fort Hood, it's the only U.S. | two-division post in the world, and covers something like 350 square miles, | larger than some counties. Before the Soviet collapse, it was billed as the | largest base in the free world. There are normally something like 80,000 | soldiers stationed here, if I recall correctly. | | --Scott. | | To unsubscribe from this list send an email to | pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field OR | by logging into the Web interface. | | To unsubscribe from this list send an email to | pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field | OR by logging into the Web interface. | To unsubscribe from this list send an email to pcductape-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the Subject field OR by logging into the Web interface.