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#1 Old 09-03-2015
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Hello from Arightpest

Hello to you all.

My names Arightpest i will be picking up a 1999 slk230 auto in the morning it will be my first two seater car. I am finally at a stage to get one at the ripe old age of fifty. I have just decided to Get ride of my Honda Goldwing GL12100 trike and get a lot more comfort for my old bones. I have had the bike converted to a electric gear change because after a accident at work i am unable to change gears anymore so its automatic only for me. The SLK will be the replacement toy and only used for fun. The bike was hard work getting on and off now the car will be fun getting in and out of but hey ho you have got to have some kid of toy to make life more fun. So let another adventure begin.

So its a hello from Arightpest.
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Welcome from Hungary, m8!

Is it any connection between your nickname and Hungary's capital: Budapest which has two sides (crossed by the Danube river) the left one is Buda, and the right one is Pest?

Or should I take some rest?
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Hi Arightpest, welcome from Washington, DC.

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