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#52809 - 12/12/09 05:00 PM Re: sept 2010 walking and accommodation [Re: ruth020989]
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Originally Posted By: ruth020989
you are a very wise man 'slowcoach' ; from this day forward you will be known on this forum as 'odin' who - as the tricky trucker would no doubt inform you - was a norse god ; one of great wisdom albeit acquired through the experience of hard knocks( probably therefore also a yorkshire god....ee 'ad it tough when ee were a lad ). there is a small cross in remembrance of him a few hundred metres from the lion inn at blakey ; although it can be a little hard to locate.

also associated with yockin and bicce ( remember them ) in norse mythology.

Odin= to ode. as in " no use juss standin there old lad, if ya doin nowt you can be "odin" this light here while a change me booits"

Norse mythologoy my foot.Tsk tsk
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#52811 - 12/12/09 05:08 PM Re: sept 2010 walking and accommodation [Re: ruth020989]
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I remember the story now .... Odin, otherwise known as Fat Betty. Nickname derived from his propensity to devour Yorkshire Pudding? It was, in fact, he who declared that it should be a first course and not eaten with the main meal. Hence "Odin the Wise"

www.yorkshirepudding.co.uk/odinsglow

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#52814 - 12/12/09 05:50 PM Re: sept 2010 walking and accommodation [Re: slowcoach]
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doubting odins the pair of you.

www.odinsglow.co.uk

rather famous chappie in certain parts.

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#52815 - 12/12/09 05:53 PM Re: sept 2010 walking and accommodation [Re: ruth020989]
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your right ; maybe 'slowcoach' is a better fit than 'odin'

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#52817 - 12/12/09 07:36 PM Re: sept 2010 walking and accommodation [Re: ruth020989]
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Glowcoach?

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