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Ballooney
« on: 01/08/2006 12:28:01 »

" Have you ever dreamed of being carried into the sky by a giant bouquet of colorful toy balloons?

That's the idea behind cluster ballooning.  The pilot wears a harness, to which a cluster of large, helium-filled balloons are attached.  Control is achieved by releasing ballast to ascend, or by bursting balloons to descend. "  

http://www.clusterballoon.org/

What happens if you burst too many balloons ? [xx(]
« Last Edit: 01/08/2006 12:40:02 by ROBERT »

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Re: Ballooney
« Reply #1 on: 01/08/2006 14:20:35 »
Ditto  Robert!  I wouldn't like that either...lol  Love heights but prefer a basket around me!

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Re: Ballooney
« Reply #2 on: 01/08/2006 16:29:42 »
Scarey, but looks fun if you don't think to much about the possibilities!

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Re: Ballooney
« Reply #3 on: 01/08/2006 19:27:33 »



I would love to go up in the basket of a hot air balloon.


Love you lots

Helena  xxx



 

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Re: Ballooney
« Reply #4 on: 02/08/2006 04:19:48 »
It is pretty cool Helena!  You would love it if you love heights!!!  I love heights!!!!

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Re: Ballooney
« Reply #5 on: 02/08/2006 07:01:51 »

Artist:   Supremes, The
Album:   Reflections
Title:   Up, Up And Away


(j. webb)

Would you like to ride
In my beautiful balloon ?
Would you like to glide
in my beautiful balloon?
We could flow among the stars
Together you and I
For we can fly
For we can fly

Up and away
In my beautiful
My beautiful balloon

The world's a nicer place
In my beautiful balloon
It wears a nicer face
In my beautiful balloon
We can sing a song
And sail along the silver sky
For we can fly
Up and away
In my beautiful
My beautiful balloon

Suspended under a twilight canopy  
For we We'll search the sky for a star to guide us
If by some chance you find yourself loving me
We'll find a cloud to hide us
Keep the moon beside us

Love is waiting there
In my beautiful balloon
Way up in the air
In my beautiful balloon
If you'll hold my hand
We'll chase your dream across the sky
For we can fly
For we can fly

Up and away
In my beautiful
My beautiful balloon

Up, up and away
Up, up and We'll search the sky for a star to guide us
If by some chance you find yourself loving me
We'll find a cloud to hide us
Keep the moon beside us

Love is waiting there
In my beautiful balloon
Way up in the air
In my beautiful balloon
If you'll hold my hand
We'll chase your dream across the sky
For we can fly
For we can fly

Up and away
In my beautiful
My beautiful balloon

Up, up and away
Up, up and away
Up, up and away
Up, up and away
Up, up and away
Up, up and away
Up, up and away
Up, up and away can fly



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Re: Ballooney
« Reply #6 on: 02/08/2006 07:12:40 »
LOL  You are the star!!!  LOL

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Re: Ballooney
« Reply #7 on: 02/08/2006 09:20:38 »
Yeah,  Heights have never bothered me,
I would love to be up there, feeling free,
looking as far as the horizon.


Love you lots

Helena  xxx


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Re: Ballooney
« Reply #8 on: 02/08/2006 09:23:32 »
I loved that song!!!

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Re: Ballooney
« Reply #9 on: 02/08/2006 14:57:17 »
LOL  Do I remember that song?  if i say yes, it is dating me...if i say no, that could be dating me a bit older...okay, i must admit, I remember the song...not one of my faves though...

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Re: Ballooney
« Reply #10 on: 02/08/2006 16:07:49 »
Yeah not a fav, but liked the words, brings back a feeling of the times then!

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Re: Ballooney
« Reply #11 on: 02/08/2006 22:30:10 »
I know what you mean...some of the lyrics to songs brings back tons of memories..

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