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    WW2 Spitfire pilot Mary Ellis dies - http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-44962253
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    Oh, that's so tragic. She was on that Ewan McGregor show recently and, must admit, did look her age.

    Such an awesome life, though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by vwdan View Post
    Oh, that's so tragic. She was on that Ewan McGregor show recently and, must admit, did look her age.

    Such an awesome life, though.
    It's not "tragic" to die at 101.
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    Quote Originally Posted by sasguru View Post
    It's not "tragic" to die at 101.
    Oh good - Thank GOD you're back!
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    Quote Originally Posted by sasguru View Post
    It's not "tragic" to die at 101.
    Bore off you utter dullard.

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    Quote Originally Posted by sasguru View Post
    It's not "tragic" to die at 101.
    Maybe wait until you're 100.9 and review your position.
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    Merely pointing out it's a misuse of the word "tragic". No need to get yer knickers in a twist.
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    Yeah 101 is a good innings

    but the more important question is Who was making the sandwiches while she was off flying? Were our boys getting hungry while she galavanted around?


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    Ok don't get me wrong but am i right in saying she just delivered the planes? She was delivery girl, admittedly of planes.

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