forty years on sunday for Bronwen and I!

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08-10-2011 08:08 PM

Well Sunday the fourteenth Bronwen and I will be married for forty years and I would gladly do it all over I love her so much. We have the three grown sons Alistair 35 he studied law at university .Russell 32 he studied medicine at Aberdeen and Ewen 25 he studied at Cardiff Wales the same university as Alistair journalism . I am immensely proud of them all and we have a little grandson Reuben Jay Hosie and he’s 2 ,and ,my daughter in law also a doctor Lucie .Thanks to everyone here for being the very best friends anyone could ask for I love you guy. Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#1 posted 08-10-2011 08:13 PM

My heartfelt congratulations to both of you, Alistair!

How is Bronwen feeling these days?

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#2 posted 08-10-2011 08:18 PM

Many happy returns of the day! My wife and I will be married 29 years on September 11th this year, so we have a few years yet to catch up with you! Hope all is well with you both!

-- SteveL

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#3 posted 08-10-2011 08:18 PM

Congratulations. Do you think she’ll keep you?

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#4 posted 08-10-2011 08:21 PM

Congratulations, Alistair; that puts us both in the same club. Time passes by pretty fast when you’re having fun doesn’t it? I hope you both will have many more.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#5 posted 08-10-2011 08:25 PM

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S !

To both of you!

That is truly WONDERFUL!

Have a good one!

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:

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#6 posted 08-10-2011 08:41 PM

Fantastic! Warmest congratulations to you both. Have a great weekend and I hope the whole family can get together on this joyful occasion. May you both be blessed with another 40 years of love and happiness.

God Bless You Both,


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#7 posted 08-10-2011 08:42 PM

Congratulations Alistair and Bronwen! I too belong to your club.
Hope you have a great day on the 14th and celebrate many more in years to come!

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#8 posted 08-10-2011 08:47 PM

Huge congrats! I think you might actually be a keeper;) May we all find this happiness.

-- My dad and I built a 65 chev pick up.I killed trannys in that thing for some reason-Hog

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#9 posted 08-10-2011 08:51 PM

Congrats to you Alistair and Bronwen. That is sooo wonderful to hear. Nice to see something happy and wonderful going on in the world! You have put a smile on my face many times, (also worried me) but this is a smile day. Have a wonderful day and many more wonderful years to come!

-- Allison, Northeastern Ca. Remember, Amateurs built the Ark. Professionals built the Titanic!

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#10 posted 08-10-2011 08:56 PM

Congratulations Alistair, looks like you have a lot of company in the 40 + years club I hope you have a terrific celebration and even more good times for the next 40 more !

your friend if Florida, Don Schneider

-- The pig caught under the fence is always the one doing all the squealing !

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#11 posted 08-10-2011 09:08 PM

Congratulations on your 40th, my wife and I celibrated our 52nd last October. I am a very lucky guy.

-- TheOldTimer,Chandler Arizona

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#12 posted 08-10-2011 09:10 PM

congratulations Alistair and Bronwen! that is a mighty achievement that says a lot about the both of you (and all good)

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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#13 posted 08-10-2011 09:54 PM

Congrats my Man!!! & many well wishes to you & yours. 40 yrs ago did you think ….. oh never mind. Just the best to you & all natural humans of Scotland & the world.

-- Ted, TX or PA

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#14 posted 08-10-2011 10:40 PM

I will add my condolenses… just kidding that is fantastic… and another 40 more…

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#15 posted 08-10-2011 10:49 PM

Congratulations! On our 40th anniversary (3 years ago) I told my wife that we were almost half way.


-- Gerry -- "I don't plan to ever really grow up ... I'm just going to learn how to act in public!"

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