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Post by loveadam » Sun Apr 25, 2010 9:26 pm

I love this site and appreciate all of your comments.

My addiction to Bonanza just returned in the last few weeks since I noticed it on TVLand and got caught up in it. One thing led to another and now I need a 12-step program to stop thinking about Adam.

I loved Bonanza when I was a little girl in the 70s. My favorite uncle lived with us for a while and he watched Bonanza every afternoon. I think I first thought it was boring but it was the horses that won me over. I so longed to ride a horse everywhere I went. This was during the oil crisis in the 70s (you may remember long gas lines, eventually gasahol etc.) and I literally prayed that we would just go back to using horses for transportation. I could imagine cars being retrofitted to be pulled by horses easily. I know this sounds ludicrous now but I was sure that would solve the world's oil crisis at the time.

Anyway, I used to dream of being on the show as sort of the little sister to the boys.
But eventually Adam entranced me so i decided I would marry him when I was old enough. I didn't care about the age difference.

Somehow my affections migrated to Little Joe. I think this must have been because the only episodes being shown were after Adam.

Now almost 30 years since my infatuations. I am again mesmerized by Adam. I don't think i would be able to breath if I was ever in the same room with him.

Again, I need a 12-step program to getover this fixation. I love the quote from a poster that goes somethinglike "The 24-hour a day observation of Adam Cartwright is not a recognized profession----yet!

That pretty much sums me up right now.

Thanks so much,

MM

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:welcome Loveadam! Glad to have you with us here at Boomers. Join right in and have fun!


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Post by January » Sun Apr 25, 2010 10:06 pm

:welcome to Boomers loveadam. I also remember the long gas lines in the 70's. I had just gotten my drivers licence after "drivers ed", the school giving us drivers education classes. I loved your idea about going back to horses! That sure would have fixed the problem. :laughing

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Post by A Ponderosa Pine » Sun Apr 25, 2010 10:28 pm

:baloons2 I'm so glad you found Bonanza again, loveadam, and then found Boomers! I enjoyed reading your introduction!

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Post by mysterygirl » Sun Apr 25, 2010 10:58 pm

:welcome love adam. Hope you have a good time here.

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Post by patina » Sun Apr 25, 2010 11:13 pm

:welcome to Boomers, loveadam!!!
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Post by chey » Mon Apr 26, 2010 4:31 am

:howdy2 Welcome to BB, loveadam! :welcome

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Post by ellie » Mon Apr 26, 2010 5:21 am

loveadam wrote:...One thing led to another and now I need a 12-step program to stop thinking about Adam.
Why?
My addiction is Hoss and I have no intention of getting over him :grin

BTW ... :welcome

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Post by Pam » Mon Apr 26, 2010 5:35 am

:welcome to BB loveadam! Join in the fun

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Post by Dori » Mon Apr 26, 2010 5:49 am

:howdy2 and :welcome to Boomers!

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