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Old 11-19-2012, 02:23 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Two years ago my father and I attended the 2010 Z06fest in BG, Kentucky. Drove 19.5 hours in a 03 Z06. While on the trip I ended up meeting the love of my life at the Outback Restaurant right across the street from the hotel. 2 years later on July 28th, 2012 that waitress and I got married. If it wasn't for my Z06 and that trip to Z06fest I would have never met my future wife. Although I sold that Z06 in the summer of 2011, my father and I have purchased a C6 Z06 (Atomic Orange) and taking delivery on it next week. Its great to be back on the forum and we look forward to seeing everyone at the next fest in BG.

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Looking forward to seeing you at the next Fest also!

Was that the Outback in BG?
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Old 11-19-2012, 02:56 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Old 11-19-2012, 04:00 PM   #4 (permalink)
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The Z06. Bringing love to life.











Btw, if I ever hit on your wife at the restaurant, I apologize. lol
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Old 11-19-2012, 04:15 PM   #5 (permalink)
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:1_welcome: back and congrats!
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Old 11-19-2012, 04:17 PM   #6 (permalink)
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The Z06. Bringing love to life.

Btw, if I ever hit on your wife at the restaurant, I apologize. lol
Seems like you have A LOT of apologizing to do! I know, you just can't help yourself!
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Old 11-19-2012, 05:46 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Hahaha... Yes the Z06 sure did bring the love... Thanks for the warm welcome back everyone... And yes that was the Outback Restaurant in Bowling Green.
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That's a great Z06Fest story.
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Finally ... a story about love at the fest that we CAN talk about :eek2:
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Old 11-20-2012, 06:01 AM   #10 (permalink)
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That is very cool!! Welcome back and congratulations (on the wedding & the Z)
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That is so cool! It had to be love at first site!

Good thing you didn't stay at the Baymont. The waitresses at Dale Evans are old and cranky.
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Wow, great Fest story! Very good chance we are going to have the Fest next year in conjunction with the Holly LS Fest at Beech Bend.
We will start posting info about it shortly after the 1st of the year. It is usually held the 2nd weekend In September. Be sure to set aside some vacation time.
How about posting up a pic of you and your bride!

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Absolutely!!! Here are a few. And yes... The t-bucket is Atomic Orange and has a 70's vette motor... Thanks to all for the warm welcome back! Jamie loves hot-rods, fast cars and fast girls as much as I do... Well maybe not the last one, but a man can dream...
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WOW!!! Quite a looker! Congrats to you and Jamie!
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