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Offline Hurdle

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Road Test
« on: August 05, 2013, 06:38:59 PM »
I will take the road test in New York City tomorrow. It will be my first try.

Appreciate some prayers.

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Re: Road Test
« Reply #1 on: August 05, 2013, 06:55:09 PM »
Lord have mercy.

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Re: Road Test
« Reply #2 on: August 05, 2013, 08:22:43 PM »
May the Lord guide you on your way to road test heaven. ;)
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Re: Road Test
« Reply #3 on: August 05, 2013, 08:58:31 PM »
Lord have mercy.

You CAN do this...just don't panic.
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Re: Road Test
« Reply #4 on: August 06, 2013, 01:05:28 AM »
Lord, have mercy on Hurdle.
Psalm 37:23 The Lord guides a man safely in the way he should go.

Prov. 3: 5-6 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will direct your paths.

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Re: Road Test
« Reply #5 on: August 06, 2013, 11:09:40 AM »
I just learned how to drive my wife's stick shift, I was 30.

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Re: Road Test
« Reply #6 on: August 06, 2013, 05:05:39 PM »
I just learned how to drive my wife's stick shift, I was 30.
Your wife has a stick shift? ;D
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Re: Road Test
« Reply #7 on: August 06, 2013, 07:38:19 PM »
Lord, have mercy on Hurdle.

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Re: Road Test
« Reply #8 on: August 06, 2013, 08:08:52 PM »
Don't drive on the sidewalk. :)  LORD have mercy on Hurdle.

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Re: Road Test
« Reply #9 on: August 06, 2013, 08:53:13 PM »

Hurdle, how did it go?
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Re: Road Test
« Reply #10 on: November 27, 2013, 07:26:41 PM »
So sorry for the late response. I did not pass the road test. :( I took it in September again but still did not pass it.

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Re: Road Test
« Reply #11 on: November 27, 2013, 07:29:30 PM »
Sorry to hear that. I hated doing the parallel parking part.  Is it in NY, or NYC? I'd hate to take a driving test in NYC and I've been driving 18 years!  Either way, Lord have mercy!
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Re: Road Test
« Reply #12 on: November 28, 2013, 01:46:41 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
Psalm 37:23 The Lord guides a man safely in the way he should go.

Prov. 3: 5-6 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will direct your paths.

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Re: Road Test
« Reply #13 on: August 11, 2014, 12:21:42 AM »
I am scheduled for the road test tomorrow as my third time and hopefully the last try. I really want to pass it since I have been waiting it for so long.

Please keep me in your prayers.

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Re: Road Test
« Reply #14 on: August 11, 2014, 01:10:35 AM »
Lord, have mercy on your servant Hurdle.
Psalm 37:23 The Lord guides a man safely in the way he should go.

Prov. 3: 5-6 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will direct your paths.

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Re: Road Test
« Reply #15 on: August 11, 2014, 06:52:30 AM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: Road Test
« Reply #16 on: August 11, 2014, 03:59:13 PM »
Passed it today! :) I lost some points on forgeting to signal and left a little wider space between the car and the curb after doing parallel parking. Nevertheless, 20 points are enough to pass. It has being one year since my first road test, and I want to thank everyone for their prayers. 

Glory to God.

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Re: Road Test
« Reply #17 on: August 11, 2014, 04:02:59 PM »
Congratulations!!   :)

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Re: Road Test
« Reply #18 on: August 11, 2014, 06:37:24 PM »
Glory to God!

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Re: Road Test
« Reply #19 on: August 11, 2014, 07:09:51 PM »
Squuuuuueeeeeee!!!!

California's (LA) road test is similar. . . what a huge huge accomplishment!! Glory to God!!!

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Re: Road Test
« Reply #20 on: August 11, 2014, 08:31:02 PM »
Thanks be to God!  :angel:
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Re: Road Test
« Reply #21 on: August 11, 2014, 08:33:59 PM »
Praise the Lord!
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Re: Road Test
« Reply #22 on: August 11, 2014, 09:41:50 PM »
Congratulations on passing your road test!   :)

I lived in Brooklyn and S.I. for a long while.   Make sure you understand those parking signs in the city (like alternate side of the street parking on certain days/times; No Standing at certain times, etc).  They can get confusing. Nothing like coming back to your parking spot and finding that was towed (happened to me once. . .not fun at all!)
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Re: Road Test
« Reply #23 on: August 12, 2014, 06:20:42 PM »
Congratulations. Glory to God.
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Prov. 3: 5-6 Trust in the Lord with all your heart, lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways acknowledge Him, and He will direct your paths.