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#1 Old 07-01-2004, 07:24 AM
 
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Lots of Maple Leaves popped up today around here.

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#2 Old 07-01-2004, 09:36 PM
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They were giving helicopter rides as part of the festivities here and it was a beautiful day.
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#3 Old 07-01-2004, 10:18 PM
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Aww, I missed out on the festivities today... I was hoping to go watch fireworks tonight, but never got the chance. Stampede is coming up soon though! Fireworks every night.
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#4 Old 07-02-2004, 06:07 AM
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there were fireworks and a parade last night but i couldn't go, had to wait for my boyfriend's brother from out of town and he missed his train so i had to sit by the phone all night waiting to figure out what was happening.



i saw a few from my kitchen window though, they were mostly hidden by trees but the really high up ones i could see. plus neighbours were setting them off in their yards like ALL night, one was right next door i think cause it was so frickin loud. luckily they didn't go on too late at night cause i have to work this morning. a lot of people had to work yesterday but have today off, so there was lots of partying last night since they can sleep in today.

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Hope it disappears right here with the rain
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Meaningless to pray, so just goin' on my way
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#5 Old 07-02-2004, 08:31 AM
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Canada is so nifty!
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#6 Old 07-02-2004, 06:26 PM
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I didn't do any Canada Day stuff yesterday...
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#7 Old 07-02-2004, 07:27 PM
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Me neither... it was really nice during the day, but the fireworks were cancelled because of fog Damn you, Bay of Fundy!!!
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