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#1 michelle OFFLINE  

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Posted September 29, 2013 - 09:24 PM

In August, Adam and I went for a quick road trip to Connecticut to pick up a tractor from a GTTALK member (grnlark). After drooling at his collection of Bantams, we went home with the Red-E.

 

Sure enough, a month later, he had another tractor for sale that Adam was eyeing up quite a bit. It just happened to be around our 4 year wedding anniversary, so Matt was nice enough to let me purchase it without telling Adam. Arranged for a friend of mine to pick it up because I wasn't ready for another trip from Wisconsin to Connecticut! 

 

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Today, we met that friend of mine outside of Chicago, Illinois and loaded the tractor into my truck.

 

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I think the present was a success!

 

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Now I am worried what Matt will have for sale next! 

 

 


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Posted September 29, 2013 - 09:32 PM

hopefully a Bantam or another Hiller.


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Posted September 29, 2013 - 09:36 PM

Well luckily your birthday and our anniversary isn't for a long time! 



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Posted September 29, 2013 - 09:37 PM

Great looking little tractor and happy anniversary.



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Posted September 29, 2013 - 09:45 PM

Michelle, That was a wonderful gift and very thoughtful of you going to all that trouble for him.

 

Adam, Boy you are one very LUCKY man to have a wife like Michelle.

 

Congratulations!! Very COOL GT!!


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Posted September 30, 2013 - 03:42 AM

Nice tractor. Good job hiding it.



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Posted September 30, 2013 - 05:15 AM

I'd say the smile on his face is worth a million.

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Posted September 30, 2013 - 07:06 AM

Congratulations!

Great looking GT :thumbs:

 

So what did you get your wife ? :tapping_fingers:      :watching_you:          :smilewink:



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Posted September 30, 2013 - 09:40 AM

Happy Anniversary!  That is one sweet gift Michelle,  Adam you are very lucky man.


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Posted September 30, 2013 - 10:31 AM

Michelle, will you marry me???



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Posted September 30, 2013 - 11:07 AM

That's a great gift and it sure looks like he appreciated it.  



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Posted September 30, 2013 - 04:34 PM

Michelle, will you marry me???

I was going to ask the same question. But my wife said not to.  (maybe she's going to buy me another G.T.)  :smilewink:  Rick

Adam   Congrats on the gift, and the good wife! 


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Posted October 14, 2013 - 05:48 AM

We stopped at a local collector's house last night and got the tour of all his oddball equipment and then his collection of small engines. Spotted this one and the collector was nice enough to sell it to Adam. 

 

Adam already picked up a Briggs for this tractor and was in the process of going through it. Looks like this one might already have the brackets for the Speedex!

 

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Posted October 14, 2013 - 06:17 AM

Looks like a nice start to a good heart transplant.




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