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Old 08-14-2003, 03:48 PM
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>>There is something to be said about a beautiful, powerful automobile moving slowly (or at least the speed limit)

Hey Dan,

You're so right. I'll never forget the new SL I saw a few years ago cruising just under the speed limit with a bunch of guys who looked though they didn't have a care in the world. Assuming they weren't chemically affected, it was a very impressive display of courteous driving.

I drive that way in my '91 Daimler (without chemicals ), and when I also do it in my SL500 it seems to create a 'bubble' of respect around me.

But keep up with the loonies and I'm just another wannabe.

Ken Silver
~1993 SL500, glistening black/grey on black leather, now in the shop for facelift painting lower body.
~1991 Daimler, shiny grey on grey leather, best in country!
~1991 Miata MX5, sparkling BRG on tan leather, wife's - (and my polishing)
~1992 Honda US s/wagon, black/grey
ex 350SL, 230E, 280E (and a lot of other makes not nearly as nice)
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