11-05-2012, 11:15 AM
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  • Johnny
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  • Wausau, Wisconsin, USA
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We would like to welcome Scott from Captain's Choice to our quality vendor list.

If you are not familiar with the Captain's product line, you owe it to yourself to check it out.

Captain's Choice Products

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 11-05-2012, 12:10 PM
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  • bullgoose
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  • Redondo Beach, California, U.S.A
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Welcome Aboard Scott!

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 11-05-2012, 01:36 PM
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Welcome Scott! I am a huge fan of your Bay Rum After shave!!!!

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 11-07-2012, 12:36 PM
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  • slantman
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  • Leesburg, Florida
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Welcome Scott and good luck as our newest vendor.

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 11-07-2012, 12:42 PM
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Welcome Scott!

I know the that the guys here, myself included, will love your AS samples you are so generously sending! I'm looking forward to seeing you around more often!

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 11-07-2012, 04:43 PM
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Good news! Welcome Cap'n!

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 11-07-2012, 08:53 PM
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Well, welcome aboard, Captain!

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 11-08-2012, 05:16 AM
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Thanks so much guys, it is good to be here! Thumbsup

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 11-08-2012, 06:53 AM
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  • WmNeumann
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  • Williamsburg, Virginia USA
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Hello Scott! It's great to have you here.

I've found some fine sea vocabulary to assist us to better converse with the good Captain:

Ahoy: Hey!
Avast: Stop!
Aye: Yes
Black spot: to be 'placin' the black spot' be markin' someone for death.
Booty: treasure
Buccaneer: a pirate who be answerin' to no man or blasted government.
By the Powers!: an exclamation, uttered by Long John Silver in Treasure Island!
Cat o' nine tails: whip for floggin' mutineers -or- be some fine smellin' juice from the Captain!
Corsair: a pirate who be makin' his berth in the Med-...Medi-...that sea 'tween Spain and Africa, aye!
Davy Jones' Locker: the bottom o' the sea, where the souls of dead men lie
Doubloons: pieces of gold...or coins
Fiddlers Green: the private heaven where pirates be goin' when they die.
Furner: a ship which be yer own, not one ye steal an' plunder.
Gentlemen o' fortune: a slightly more positive term fer pirates!
Go on the account: to embark on a piratical cruise
Grog: A favorite drink.
Jack: a flag or a sailor
Jolly Roger: the skull and crossbones flag
Keelhaul: a truly vicious punishment where a scurvy dog be tied to a rope and dragged along the barnacle-encrusted bottom of a ship. They not be survivin' this.
Landlubber: "Land-lover," someone not used to life aboard ship.
Lass: A woman.
Lily-livered: faint o' heart
Loaded to the Gunwales: drunk
Matey: A shipmate or a friend.
Me hearty: a friend or shipmate.
Me: My.
Pieces o' eight: pieces o' silver which can be cut into eights to be givin' small change.
Privateer: a pirate officially sanctioned by a national power
Scallywag: A bad person. A scoundrel.
Scurvy dog!: a fine insult!
Shiver me timbers!: an exclamation of surprise, to be shouted most loud.
Son of a Biscuit Eater: a derogatory term indicating a bastard son of a sailor
Sprogs: raw, untrained recruits
Squadron: a group of ten or less warships
Squiffy: a buffoon
Swaggy: a scurvy cur's ship what ye be intendin' to loot!
Swashbucklin': fightin' and carousin' on the high seas!
Sweet trade: the career of piracy
Thar: The opposite of "here."
Walk the plank: this one be bloody obvious.
Wench: a lady, although ye gents not be wantin' to use this around a lady who be stronger than ye.
Wi' a wannion: wi' a curse, or wi' a vengeance. Boldly, loudly!
Yo-ho-ho: Pirate laughter

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