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Old 09-10-2010, 11:54 AM   #1
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Today my dad caught me on my way home from a jog and he was asking me about what I've been doing. I told him I've lost nine pounds, and I'm working on losing 133.

He said that when I lose a hundred, he'll take me to the bike shop and buy me any bike I want so I can ride with him and train to do races and stuff. The only stipulation is that the bike can't be nicer and cost more than his, but he has a four thousand dollar bike so that's nothing.

I'm so determined now.
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Old 09-10-2010, 12:08 PM   #2
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Wow that's an awesome reward! You can totally do it!
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Wow, that's so awesome!! Yay for having cool, supportive dads. Good luck to you, enjoy earning that fab reward!
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Old 09-10-2010, 12:30 PM   #4
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Awe, nice Dad! That's great! I've heard of a couple dads doing exactly that, actually. It's way of saying "keep going" and "keep motivated".

Thumbs up, Dad!
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Old 09-10-2010, 01:48 PM   #5
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That is so cool! Dads always want to help out their little girls. I'm sure he will be SO pleased and happy to be able to buy you that bike.
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Old 09-10-2010, 01:52 PM   #6
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Awesome, Brenda - you could be training with him next summer! Yay!!!
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Old 09-10-2010, 01:54 PM   #7
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Awww, that is fantastic!!
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