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Posted by west_gardener (My Page) on
Thu, Sep 23, 10 at 7:43

It always rains on tents. Rainstorms will travel thousands of miles, against prevailing winds for the opportunity to rain on a tent.
Dave Barry

(Our rainy season is starting soon, so I thought it was good time to prepare. Lol, this one made me laugh.)

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RE: Quote-9/23/2010

  • Posted by lilod NoCal/8 (My Page) on
    Thu, Sep 23, 10 at 10:01

Made me laugh, too. Having done quite a bit of tent-camping, I know a well set-up tent in a rain-storm feels rather cozy, it is the hike to the facilities that is difficult

RE: Quote-9/23/2010

There ain't no better sleeping that sleeping in a tent whilst a gentle rain is falling.

RE: Quote-9/23/2010

My grandfather was convinced that any rain cloud within miles would know when he brought out the tent and would follow him anywhere. That's why I got a kick out of that quote. Another time and place, but the same experience.

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