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Old December 9th, 2011, 11:25 PM
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When I was 16 my father gave me my very first razor .Although I no longer shave the razor is still in excellent condition and can be used .

What item do you have from your youth that can still be used ?
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Old December 9th, 2011, 11:28 PM
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I have some textbooks from early school years in Portugal.

Century 4/1998
Mercury 4/2000+4/2006+7/2007
Sensation 4/2002
Infinity 4/2003
Summit 4/2004+4/2005
Carnival Liberty New Year's Eve 2007
Liberty of the Seas 5/2008+11/2009
Solstice 4/2009
Oasis 4/2010+4/13/2013
Allure 1/16/ 2011
Equinox 4/11/2011
Independence 12/29/13
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Booked Allure of the Seas 2/21/16
- Celebrity Equinox .. 4/4/16
- Freedom of the Seas.. 12/30/16
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Old December 10th, 2011, 12:30 AM
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My high school "letter sweater" from Southeastern High School in Detroit. Earned it for swimming 4 years on team, making all-city and all-state.

Bought it at Detroit Knitting Mills in 1956 (graduated 1960), beautiful wool and I wear it to 50's parties now and again and usually on Halloween. Have had some moth holes mended.

Best part it, IT STILL FITS!
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Old December 10th, 2011, 01:04 AM
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I have my highschool gym shorts from that era .
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Old December 10th, 2011, 01:25 AM
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I have my original Cub Scout knife. It's 50 years old.

I have one of my baby shoes too, it's a little older.
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Old December 10th, 2011, 09:06 AM
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My "Alf" T.V tray...i eat my supper on it every night in front of the T.V. It says "Let's do lunch! How about yours?"
Adopt..DON'T SHOP!
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Old December 10th, 2011, 09:28 AM
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When Mum died we found my old toy dog on wheels she had kept for about 60 years, I took the view that sentimental it may be, it had to go, have to stop somewhere, I regret it now, could have found somewhere for it.
My wife & I, well I, tend not to throw things out, we still have some stuff we bought when we married 40 odd years ago!
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