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ge2002bill Supporting Member of TMP06 Jan 2013 2:32 p.m. PST

The General Pettygree blog adventure story, Expedition to Alexandrapour offers a postscript and curtain call here.

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See what happened after Col. Lawford and the beautiful Romanov Countess Alexandra were rescued. Afterwards there is a quick curtain call featuring amazing animals, the actual lost ancient City of Alexandrapour and our cast of significant characters one last time. Finally there is my personal thank you for friends who helped with the story. Without them, it would have been greatly diminished in many ways.

Be sure to reach the end to view our celebrated heroes and their final remarks.

I welcome your comments after theirs on the blog or here.
Thank you for your interest and support!

Respectfully,
Bill

PS You can do this too.

fredjg06 Jan 2013 3:25 p.m. PST

Enjoyed the series and always looked forward to the announcement of the next installment.

Thank you.

jpattern2 Supporting Member of TMP06 Jan 2013 4:08 p.m. PST

An appropriate end to the series. Kudos!

Like Fred, I eagerly await the next installment.

DLIinVSF06 Jan 2013 4:43 p.m. PST

Thank you Sir for your work and on this entertaining adventure.

Personal logo War Artisan Sponsoring Member of TMP06 Jan 2013 4:57 p.m. PST

Impressive work, Bill. Thank you.

Personal logo Parzival Supporting Member of TMP06 Jan 2013 5:37 p.m. PST

CLAP CLAP CLAP CLAP CLAP CLAP CLAP CLAP CLAP WHISTLE CLAP CLAP CLAP WHISTLE WHISTLE CLAP CLAP CLAP CHEER CLAP CLAP CLAP CLAP (repeat)

And I'm standing up, too!

chuck05 Supporting Member of TMP Fezian06 Jan 2013 5:45 p.m. PST

I was happy to help in any way I could. The end result was wonderful.

Chuck

Personal logo Eli Arndt Supporting Member of TMP06 Jan 2013 6:41 p.m. PST

A very enjoyable jaunt, to be sure!

Lion in the Stars Supporting Member of TMP06 Jan 2013 9:13 p.m. PST

Bill, you have certainly inspired my 'Shenanigans in Baluchistan'. Now if I can just find some breathing room among all those dang tests and papers, I might even get some playing done!

Personal logo Der Alte Fritz Sponsoring Member of TMP06 Jan 2013 11:35 p.m. PST

The dialog and writing style seem to come straight out of the period – you have really captured that very well. I don't know how you do it. Add to that some great picture composition and wonderfully painted miniatures and it all adds up to one of the best blogs on the 'net. thumbs up

Jcfrog07 Jan 2013 3:39 a.m. PST

Could not agree more with Herr Mus.
very inspiring,each time I see a new "chapter" appear here I just can't but have to go, read and enjoy the displays.

Shagnasty07 Jan 2013 10:01 a.m. PST

Nice work and an excellent narrative.

TheBeast Supporting Member of TMP07 Jan 2013 10:54 a.m. PST

PS You can do this too.

Such cockeyed optimism must be called Pollyannic. ;->=

Never in my wildest dreams; hat is totally off to you!

Doug

Big Red Supporting Member of TMP07 Jan 2013 11:28 a.m. PST

What DAF said! Definitely one of the best blogs.

ge2002bill Supporting Member of TMP08 Jan 2013 3:49 a.m. PST

Expedition to Alexandrapour was a gratifying and fun experience. It grew with time and as collections changed; (mine and others) Creating a captioned photo serial story using miniatures and narrative satisfied a personal goal to write an adventure story without writing a book. It also offered an opportunity for personal growth and development.

It also helped that multiple manufacturers often had similarly garbed personalities so Col. Lawford, Countess Alexandra and others could change poses and attitude.

Your interest and support in the audience were vitally significant. Thank you sincerely for your remarks for the past eighteen months here and on the blog.

As Juliet said to Romeo, "Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow."

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What's next?

General Pettygree's Surajistan Field Force has awakened and is on the march to The Secret Valley to engage the Tugs.
The last posting was in October 2011. It paused deferring to Expedition to Alexandrapour till now.

Chapter 56: First Contact is nearly completed. We'll see you all again soon.

I'm also pondering a next adventure story. Who knows?

Respectfully,
Bill

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