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Old 05-03-2010, 07:18 AM
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Location: At the lake house in sunny Florida
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Thankfully I'm not flying this week


Murphy Laws For Frequent Flyers

No flight ever leaves on time unless you are running late and need the delay to make the flight.

If you are running late for a flight, it will depart from the farthest gate within the terminal.

If you arrive very early for a flight, it inevitably will be delayed.

Flights never leave from Gate #1 at any terminal in the world.

If you must work on your flight, you will experience turbulence as soon as you touch pen to paper.

If you are assigned a middle seat, you can determine who has the seats on the aisle and the window while you are still in the boarding area. Just look for the two largest passengers.

Only passengers seated in window seats ever have to get up to go to the lavatory.

The crying baby on board your flight is always seated next to you.

The best-looking woman on your flight is never seated next to you.

The less carry-on luggage space available on an aircraft, the more carry-on luggage passengers will bring aboard.
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Old 05-03-2010, 08:53 AM
 
Location: Neither here nor there
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As one who has flown uncountable miles in my lifetime, I can confirm the truth of every single one of these.
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Old 05-03-2010, 09:00 AM
 
Location: Central & coastal FL
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Glad I'm not flying. Bad enough Murphy keeps me on a leash just walking down my own street.
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Old 05-03-2010, 09:05 AM
 
Location: S.A., Texas ~ Non -Sanctuary city & HUD secretary farm~
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Murphy was a sissy!!
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Old 05-03-2010, 10:19 AM
 
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Murphy was a sissy!!
I hear u. I still say it is funny though younglisa
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Old 05-03-2010, 12:07 PM
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Location: Suburban Dallas
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Thankfully I'm not flying this week


Murphy Laws For Frequent Flyers

No flight ever leaves on time unless you are running late and need the delay to make the flight.

If you are running late for a flight, it will depart from the farthest gate within the terminal.

If you arrive very early for a flight, it inevitably will be delayed.

Flights never leave from Gate #1 at any terminal in the world.

If you must work on your flight, you will experience turbulence as soon as you touch pen to paper.

If you are assigned a middle seat, you can determine who has the seats on the aisle and the window while you are still in the boarding area. Just look for the two largest passengers.

Only passengers seated in window seats ever have to get up to go to the lavatory.

The crying baby on board your flight is always seated next to you.

The best-looking woman on your flight is never seated next to you.

The less carry-on luggage space available on an aircraft, the more carry-on luggage passengers will bring aboard.

Now that's a heck of a bad flight.
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