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Sirlee oldman

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Just got a call from my father, my grandfather had been admitted to hospital with a lot of fluid in his lungs and things were looking good but he has passed away at the age of 98. My dad is absolutely devestated alongside everyone else, he is trying to get a flight from tasmania to here asap. I haven't been big on the drink since I was diagnosed with epilepsy but tonight I think might be an exception.
So sorry mate.
 

Horseheadsup

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Just got a call from my father, my grandfather had been admitted to hospital with a lot of fluid in his lungs and things were looking good but he has passed away at the age of 98. My dad is absolutely devestated alongside everyone else, he is trying to get a flight from tasmania to here asap. I haven't been big on the drink since I was diagnosed with epilepsy but tonight I think might be an exception.
Sorry to hear that. Look after your old dad mate.
Trying times.
 

GCBRONCO

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Thanks for the support guys it means a hell of a lot, downed a few drinks and talked it out with some neighbours and feeling better. Probably the hardest thing about it is seeing the impact it has on my father most of all, his father was an idol to him and it's going to be a tough period of time for him in the coming months. It's a cliche to say but he truly was the nicest bloke you ever could know. The good news is his death was quick and painless and you can't ask for more then that. 98 years is a great innings especially considering the things he went through growing up and through world war 2.
 
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GCBRONCO

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Found an iso of ARL 96, using dos box I had a play of it and it's still fun today. The superleague team players were replaced with made up names cause they didn't have the rights to them and the commentating is good with Ray Warren and then there is fatty who will sledge from time to time. The controls in general are good for a game of it's time, still can't work out the general play kicking though(goalkicking, dropouts and halfway kicks are fine).
 
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broncos4life

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Found an iso of ARL 96, using dos box I had a play of it and it's still fun today. The superleague team players were replaced with made up names cause they didn't have the rights to them and the commentating is good with Ray Warren and then there is fatty who will sledge from time to time. The controls in general are good for a game of it's time, still can't work out the general play kicking though(goalkicking, dropouts and halfway kicks are fine).
Where did you find that? Man I would love to play that game again.
 

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