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Postby jag78 » Sat, 15 Oct 2005 4:56 pm

Does anyone know how did the name 'flying dutchman' come about?

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Postby jag78 » Sat, 15 Oct 2005 7:56 pm

Thanks stefania :D great link...

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Postby dot dot dot » Sun, 16 Oct 2005 12:58 pm

good link indeed! I didnot know the full story as in that link, great read and it adds to my 'cultural identity' awareness... 8)

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Postby stefania » Sun, 16 Oct 2005 4:17 pm

True it's a good link, i just typed Flying Dutchman into a search engine and got that. If you look at the top of the page, you'll see A B C D etc and read up on other legends and mythical creatures and even religions in that occultpedia. Really interesting stuff.

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Postby banana » Sun, 16 Oct 2005 4:53 pm

Hear the collective "ohhhhhhh" from morning radio listeners.






























































Ohhhhhhhhhh
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Postby Carpe Diem » Sun, 16 Oct 2005 5:04 pm

banana wrote:Hear the collective "ohhhhhhh" from morning radio listeners.






























































Ohhhhhhhhhh


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Postby banana » Sun, 16 Oct 2005 5:29 pm

Sounds like a HDB initiative. Guess when in Rome...
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Re: Flying Dutchman

Postby KT » Wed, 19 Oct 2005 1:50 pm

yea ... legend has it , there was a dashing young dutch bloke that travelled village after village town after town ... he gave women a hell of a romantic evening but as dawn approached... before they knew it , he was gone .... they called him the flying dutchman....

ofcoz there are other stories like the ship and captian and blah blah ....
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jag78 wrote:Does anyone know how did the name 'flying dutchman' come about?
"El tango no está en los pies. Está en el corazón."

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Re: Flying Dutchman

Postby dot dot dot » Wed, 19 Oct 2005 2:57 pm

KT wrote:yea ... legend has it , there was a dashing young dutch bloke that travelled village after village town after town ... he gave women a hell of a romantic evening but as dawn approached... before they knew it , he was gone .... they called him the flying dutchman....

ofcoz there are other stories like the ship and captian and blah blah ....
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jag78 wrote:Does anyone know how did the name 'flying dutchman' come about?


He is in Singapore now, lives around east coast... 8)

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Re: Flying Dutchman

Postby KT » Wed, 19 Oct 2005 3:03 pm

Good you came clear on ya own Eric ... i wasnt going to name names , but i think we all knew who it was :P

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KT wrote:yea ... legend has it , there was a dashing young dutch bloke that travelled village after village town after town ... he gave women a hell of a romantic evening but as dawn approached... before they knew it , he was gone .... they called him the flying dutchman....

ofcoz there are other stories like the ship and captian and blah blah ....
:wink:
jag78 wrote:Does anyone know how did the name 'flying dutchman' come about?


He is in Singapore now, lives around east coast... 8)

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Postby Baron Greenback » Wed, 19 Oct 2005 3:48 pm

Except on Sunday morning when Eric is cooking bacon & eggs then he is the frying dutchman -boom boom!
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