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zee_aladdin
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posted 06-06-2005 11:32 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for zee_aladdin   Click Here to Email zee_aladdin     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Buzz came to Peoria Arizona to sign his new book 'Reaching for the Moon'. The Lines, as usual, were very very long, but I already had a guaranteed ticket for his signature. I waited only 20 minutes! He saw my apollo 11 T-shirt, smiled at me and said 'THAT IS A NICE T-SHIRT!', to which I replied 'Thank you, Dr. Aldrin'. I met another CS member and he took my picture shaking hands with Buzz. He was extremely polite and friendly. It was another GREAT moment in meeting a super space hero

Just for the record, on the day of the signing, i forgot where i'd put my digital camera, the freeways i usually take were closed for repairs, AND there was a train crash on the way to the challenger center where the signing was taking place. DID I GIVE UP? NO WAY !!! I found ways to get around ALL of the obstacles and made it on time

Rob Joyner
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posted 06-09-2005 03:48 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Rob Joyner   Click Here to Email Rob Joyner     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Hi Zee! Great story! Look's like fate was on your side!

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