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Sorry to be out of the discussion this afternoon, but a niece's dress rehersal was more important than anything else today. ;-)

My statement about giddiness was not directed at your post. It was simply a statement in response to several conversations I had today with folks who were, IMO quite giddy about a very large gain after the downward grind we've been in for a while. As I said to them, and here, I hope that their enjoyment does not cloud their caution. Emotions get one in trouble in the market both ways. In light of my personal situation, I have become more of a trader than a LTB&H guy. It works for me and I advocate it for nobody but me.

I value the range of opinion and styles expressed here. If nothing else, they often make me think through what I do more clearly in an effort to see if the alternative would work for me. The questioning and thinking through is what I had hoped to impart by questioning a statistic about "10 days" or whatever. Any statistic has to be looked at in a context rather than as an isolated truth.

blue skies and clear waters to all

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