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    CC Grandmaster Desmond's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by ggardiner View Post
    Thanks Graeme. Yes I remember him, first GM I ever played. I was so nervous. I had intended to play the Grob, but when he came around to me I accidentally grabbed the f-pawn instead and went 1. ...f5. Realising my mistake, when he came back again, I rectified it and went 2. ...g5. If eyes-widening can be a whole body expression, that was the one he gave me. Needless to say the game didn't last long.
    Rest in peace.
    So what's your excuse? To run like the devil's chasing you.

    See you in another life, brotha.

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    CC Grandmaster Adamski's Avatar
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    Penrith, NSW
    Worth a LOL for the fool even on a sad thread like this. Another great GM has passed away. May he rest in peace.
    God exists. Short and to the point.

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    Psephological insight. "Controversial will only lose you votes. Courageous will lose you the election." Sir Humphrey Appleby on Yes Minister.

    Favorite movie line: Girl friend Cathy to Jack Ryan in "Sum of all Fears". "What kind of emergency does an historian have?".

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