25 Year Dedication

25 Year Dedication

Postby artman » February 5th 2018, 4:50pm

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Special watch on a special day. 25 years ago today I married the love of my life. On my wedding day my dad gave me this Bulova Super Seville and I've worn it sparingly since. For a few years I had it on a leather strap but today, on this auspicious occasion, I put it back on it's original gold band. Like me, after all these years the band is clanky and has signs of wear, but the movement is strong like the love I have for my wife. If Casey Kasem was still alive I would be writing him to play this song on the radio dedicated to my bride of 25 years. Cheers!



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Re: 25 Year Dedication

Postby foghorn » February 5th 2018, 4:54pm

Happy Anniversary , Arty!!

That's a cool watch and story.
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Re: 25 Year Dedication

Postby koimaster » February 5th 2018, 5:00pm

Nice watch and a heart warming story.

To another 25 years.

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With the lilt of Irish laughter

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Now forever and ever after."
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Re: 25 Year Dedication

Postby Racer-X » February 5th 2018, 5:06pm

Congrats Artie, thanks for sharing.
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Re: 25 Year Dedication

Postby TemerityB » February 5th 2018, 5:08pm

Art - this may have been the best post ever. Just a pleasure to read, and the watch is every bit as cool.

I hope you and your wife are just getting started. Congrats to you both.
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Re: 25 Year Dedication

Postby svaglic » February 5th 2018, 5:13pm

Great watch with the best memories. Congrats to you and your wife.
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Re: 25 Year Dedication

Postby artman » February 5th 2018, 5:23pm

Thanks for the well wishes! Sorry, the link to Heatwave's "Always and Forever" video on YouTube did not work as planned. FYI, that was our wedding song and if someone much more tech savvy than me would kindly link that video properly, I would really appreciate it!
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Re: 25 Year Dedication

Postby tiktok » February 5th 2018, 5:25pm

Congrats, anyone who digs Heatwave is aces. Many more years of love for both of you.
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Re: 25 Year Dedication

Postby Thunder1 » February 5th 2018, 5:33pm

Congrats on both the great watch and marriage!!...
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Re: 25 Year Dedication

Postby biglove » February 5th 2018, 5:35pm

Great post and congrats to you guys.
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Re: 25 Year Dedication

Postby smellody » February 5th 2018, 7:42pm

Very nice! Congratulations on the watch, your wife, your father, and a great memory!
   
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Re: 25 Year Dedication

Postby Mark1 » February 5th 2018, 10:05pm

Twenty five years in the car world makes all three of you classics. Your better half, yourself, and the song. Here's to another 25 plus.
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Re: 25 Year Dedication

Postby spanky1 » February 5th 2018, 10:18pm

Good Stuff: Thanks for sharing those memories.
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Re: 25 Year Dedication

Postby conjurer » February 5th 2018, 11:02pm

This is, literally, the best thing I've seen all day. Many kudos to you and your bride!
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Re: 25 Year Dedication

Postby Datsun240Z71 » February 6th 2018, 5:12am

Good for you... both!

Great post!
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Re: 25 Year Dedication

Postby codguy » February 6th 2018, 6:04am

:bvbvbv: Congrats
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Re: 25 Year Dedication

Postby JAS1125 » February 6th 2018, 6:29am

Congrats Artie!
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Re: 25 Year Dedication

Postby Wasp » February 6th 2018, 6:57am

That is wonderful. Congratulations to both you and the wife.
That dedication and commitment is the gold standard. More like this would solve a whole bunch of problems.
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