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It's a nice little fantasy but I don't see it happening. Very happy to be proved wrong though! Prove me wrong Dees!!!!

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15 hours ago, angrydee said:

Yep. Apart from the birth of my children my most cherished memories are of seeing the 56, 57, 60 and 64 flags. I went home very unhappy in 58.

Oh to once again go to the footy expecting to win and rarely being disappointed. 

Hard to believe, these days, I guess but just maybe... from 2028 onwards ...

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17 hours ago, angrydee said:

Yep. Apart from the birth of my children my most cherished memories are of seeing the 56, 57, 60 and 64 flags. I went home very unhappy in 58.

Oh to once again go to the footy expecting to win and rarely being disappointed. 

I recently dug up this photo of the players having a celebratory beer after the 1957 Grand Final.

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6 hours ago, Sir Why You Little said:

1948. ?

Don't think so SWYL.    Pretty certain that that's Big Bob on the far right.  Memory fading, and struggling to recognise the others.  Can anyone help me out?   .........   or will this take the thread too far off track?

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1 minute ago, Deeoldfart said:

Don't think so SWYL.    Pretty certain that that's Big Bob on the far right.  Memory fading, and struggling to recognise the others.  Can anyone help me out?   .........   or will this take the thread too far off track?

Fifth from the left with beer in right hand is Ian Thorogood.

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On 16/03/2018 at 11:20 AM, dl4e said:

At least he doesn't have Geelong in his top 8.

It's going to be glorious watching them crash and burn this year.

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On 17/03/2018 at 7:08 PM, angrydee said:

Yep. Apart from the birth of my children my most cherished memories are of seeing the 56, 57, 60 and 64 flags. I went home very unhappy in 58.

Oh to once again go to the footy expecting to win and rarely being disappointed. 

God what I wouldn't give just to see us win ONE flag! (and not die of a heart attack in the minutes leading up to it!).

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21 minutes ago, Jaded said:

God what I wouldn't give just to see us win ONE flag! (and not die of a heart attack in the minutes leading up to it!).

Agree, just one would be a great start, before I croak preferably?

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