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  1. Notirouswithag

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    I usually play in Ashburn, but if I've got the time I'm always open to venture out and meet up with anybody to hit
     
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  2. hollywood9826

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    Im still gonna call it that though. Citi is stupid
     
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  3. zapvor

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    email me
     
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    i do miss the good ol days
     
  5. Xisbum

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    Arya seems to be doing just fine as a lone wolf. Her dire wolf Nymeria still survives, also. Does Auzzie still post here? Wanted his opinion of a racquet I want to try - Yonex Vcore SV 100+. Might break down and move to some newer racquet technology, LOL.
     
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    i just added an sv100 to my bag...i still talk to him regularly...he would approve the sv100+
     
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  7. zapvor

    zapvor G.O.A.T.

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    xis!!!!!

    finally someone gets my reference!
    i demoed the sv100 lite and it was nice. my buddy bought 2 actually. 140 each good deal. are you still in TN?
     
  8. Xisbum

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    Still in Memphis, still playing. Just finished 8 months of captaining, a 55+ mixed team, a 65+ mixed team, and a 65+ men's team. Took the 65+ teams to State Tournaments, where we got killed. Too many ringers, LOL. Taking a few weeks off to rewind and recharge; then back to the recruiting trail to find some stronger players. How's everyone been? Still having those fabulous meetups or did that fizzle out? Had a lot of fun with you guys at those meets. How did your buddy get such a good deal? If I like the one I'm getting, I will surely need at least one more. Became a GOT fan last winter; binge-watched seasons 1 through 7, read all 5 books, and really fell in love with the story-telling and characters. Great fantasy, close to Lord of the Rings.
     
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  9. zapvor

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    man i was in knoxville for the eclipse! shouldve done a meet up with you. wow you get to play a lot lucky you. we havent had meet ups in a while. pm me about the rackets.

    wow i started like season 2 and been hooked since. i wish they did more episodes. i think the writers are getting upset. i had cersi killing jamie! didnt read the books tho
     
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    The series writers are in uncharted territory; season 7 ended where the last book ended, and the author hasn't written the final book yet. I think Cersei and Jaime will have a final reckoning and the King Slayer will become the Queen Slayer. Then he'll retire and live happily ever after with Brienne of Tarth. That's my 2 cents. Will PM you about the racquets when I get to try the one I have coming. Thanks. Oh, refresh my memory on sending PMs; I think I forgot. :)
     
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    SPOILER ALERT???? haha
     
  12. Xisbum

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    LOL. Just my 2 cents; could easily work out the other way, and Cersei becomes The King Slayer Slayer. I also think Arya will forgive the Hound but take on the Mountain. Unlike the Dornish showoff, she will finish the job. She and the Ice King are the most decisive characters on the show; both know what they want to do and do it without remorse or hesitation. Even Cersei couldn't bring herself to have the Mountain kill her brother.
     
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    I don't think Arya will sleep well until she plunges a dagger in Cerseis heart. She might have to kill the rest of the Lannisters as well just because. Although there aint many left.

    Read most of the third book and stopped. Don't watch the show just read recaps and stuff.

    As far as meetups they are done. I didn't even spend timwe with Dats when he was in Grace. I think the last tike I saw any other MACers was when I sold a couple of my TFights to Paulman (I think that's who it was) we were hitting and Pure prestige and SCHMAD happened to show up. It was kinda funny.

    Next summer buddy it grease burger time.
     
  14. Xisbum

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    Grease burger sounds good, followed by a ball game.

    Poetic justice would have Arya slicing Cercei's Achilles tendons, then feeding her to her dire wolf Nymeria. That's how I would write it. I can also see Arya and Bronn in one heck of a sword duel. She would win, of course, because she's, well, No One.

    Too bad about the meetups; they were fun, and I made a lot of new, young friends there. Still follow some of them on Facebook: Sup, Dats, Tommy, Auzzie, James, Ryan, Schmad. You should bring one or two of them with you for the grease burgers. They need to take some road trips and get away from all that traffic.
     
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    The wolfs bring an interesting context to story. And it would be cool to see it eat up Cersei. She is an easy lady to hate for sure.

    It wasn't a terrible drive when I did it last time, and I have room in the car. But it takes a special kind of person to drive 17 hours to eat a 103 year old grease burger. The other food I had was good also. Memphis style BBQ is my favorite.
     
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    PM me if someone wants to play 3.5/4.0! This is the best time of year! Nova
     
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    Im in as a fellow 4.0, I'f im free to play I'd love to meet up with a few of you guys
     
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    Hi everyone! Is there anyone available tomorrow, Saturday 9/16, to hit?
     
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  19. Notirouswithag

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    I'm teaching until 2:30 this afternoon but am free afterwards. Message me if your interested
     
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    Anyone close to Glover Park in DC?
     
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  21. Notirouswithag

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    Im 45 minutes out depending on traffic, by Dulles Airport
     
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    right. i think the writers are not getting paid enough so they decided to shorten the episodes.

    hit with my buddies sv100 sooooooooooooooooooo good. until you come up against heavy ball then it gets pushed back badly
     
  23. zapvor

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    where do you play usually
     
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    OMG he's backkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkk!
     
  25. zapvor

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    i want arya to just kill everyone. with style
     
  26. hescobal

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    Hi, I've recently just moved from Vienna into DC. I use to play at Wakefield and TC Williams High School, but just wondering if any one was slightly closer
     
  27. Notirouswithag

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    If its scheduled ahead in advance I can try to come out that way. During the week my schedule is a bit hectic with clients and teaching tennis. Sundays are my lightest days/ days off(if im not teaching privates) and would work best
     
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