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Old 05-25-2011, 05:26 PM   #751
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Lets see some new pics.
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Old 05-25-2011, 05:55 PM   #752
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Maybe i should do that too :/ lol
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Old 05-25-2011, 07:30 PM   #753
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I had a very large Lion Fish for many years. My understanding is that his spines would not kill you, but would make you wish you were dead. When diving on a really active reef, I always covered up because there were so many organisms that sting. No one wears gloves anymore when diving because it promoted touching things that shouldn't be touched, so you get pretty careful about what you grab.
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I had a very large Lion Fish for many years. My understanding is that his spines would not kill you, but would make you wish you were dead. When diving on a really active reef, I always covered up because there were so many organisms that sting. No one wears gloves anymore when diving because it promoted touching things that shouldn't be touched, so you get pretty careful about what you grab.
Last time I dove, I went through a sunken ship and turned a corner and I was faced with several big lion fish. I left carefully and right above the ship was a barracuda. It's dangerous down there!
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Wow, after almost 4 days of reading, I have finished this thread. Green, this is an astounding tank, you must be so proud. but I would LOVE to see another FTS
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I haven't heard of anybody keeping barracuda. Now that would be a challenge. We use to have a tame one down in the islands. Snaggle Tooth was his name because he had one huge tooth that stuck out. He was about 4' long, a big one and loved to follow all the divers. Never bit anyone, but he could do zero to sixty in under a second. But we have rambled into the weird, yes Green has a spectacular tank happening.
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I won't be getting any fish for a month or so...
My sister had a house fire and I'm giving my "fish money" for the next little while to her to help her get back on her feet.
I don't know if this is against the rules but if it is please delete this post.

David and Marion Preece had a house fire and lost almost everything. I hope that some how we can rebuild her life close to what it was before the fire. Although there are many things you can't replace, (photos, souvenirs, and sentimental items) they are in great need of normal every day things like a broom, underwear, and a couple pairs of shoes. It is hard to imagine what it would be like to have nothing except a little dept on some items that you no longer have.
If you wish to donate please log into PayPal and make a payment to marion.david@hotmail.ca
Even a couple dollars would help. Thanks.
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I won't be getting any fish for a month or so...
My sister had a house fire and I'm giving my "fish money" for the next little while to her to help her get back on her feet.
I don't know if this is against the rules but if it is please delete this post.

David and Marion Preece had a house fire and lost almost everything. I hope that some how we can rebuild her life close to what it was before the fire. Although there are many things you can't replace, (photos, souvenirs, and sentimental items) they are in great need of normal every day things like a broom, underwear, and a couple pairs of shoes. It is hard to imagine what it would be like to have nothing except a little dept on some items that you no longer have.
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wow im so sorry to hear that
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jeez. thats just horrible.
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Omg that's so sad!
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