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Response to TexasTowelie (Reply #2)

Wed Jun 26, 2019, 03:56 PM

17. We had a '66 Falcon in my youth with "three on the tree".

The name was a great disservice to the bird, for which I did not regain respect until I was in my 30's. My older brother had a '72 Pinto and has a lot of stories about what it took to keep that heap running. He married a woman with a Vega, they've made better car buying decisions since then. Upon retirement of the Falcon, the family "upgraded" to a '72 lemon yellow Maverick, the first car I ever drove (at 14 and unlicensed). The color could not have been more appropriate.

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