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November 26, 2007


Wendy Morris

I am thinking that selling t-shirts saying "I wasn't scared of the lights at Robbins Pond Road" may be the last economic opportunity available to the good people of Watersmeet.

Richard Prouty

Or, the "I stood for two hours in the freezing cold and didn't see any lights on Robbins Pond Road" tee shirts. I noticed that Watersmeet's most famous tourist attraction--its only one--wasn't mentioned in Nimrod Nation.

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