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If Norm doesn't change Troy a lot from the first round of Gil he's a pretty cool guy :)

Mary in Ohio

Even more awkward - wife # 2 looks so much like wife # 1 (whom the guy had dumped) that, seeing them across the street, I thought he was back with # 1. Luckily I just waved,m didn't holler any greetings.

Mike Peterson

I will admit I bailed on Gil when Norm was still working on it, so Troy is new to me, but I balance that by really liking what he did with the strip in development -- what came out at launch was well above where it started. I'm ready to meet Troy for the first time.

And, Mary, you've cracked me up. The only thing worse than dating on the rebound is marrying on the rebound.

I actually got to the point where I wasn't interested in dating anyone who wasn't at least a year out. In fact, I told a woman that once and then ran into her about a year later and she thanked me, because she was back with her husband.

From the outside, you learn to just keep your mouth shut until they're out at least a year -- because anything you say can and will be used against you. I'd sooner ask a woman if she were pregnant than offer a comment on a recently-crashed marriage.

As to the specific situation ... heh ... well, at least the man knows what he wants in life.

Sherwood Harrington

... and what he wants, apparently, is trouble.

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