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Sometimes you realise just how small the world is
It's funny how sometimes you realise just how small the world really is. I was an the 10 m band yesterday when Dave, G7DHW gave me a shout from just outside Totnes which is approximately 14 miles away from me. I think I've spoken to Dave once before, about two years ago. We were chatting away and he expressed interest in an antenna that I had been talking about selling. Anyway, I asked him if he knew where I live and he confirmed that he did. I then asked him if he knew me and he said yes. Somewhat confused I asked him how he knew me and it turns out that he was one of the ambulance men who came to my aid when I had my accident back in 1986.
Like I said, small world