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A few years ago, we'd invited some friends over to dinner, who were going through a tricky situation in their relationship. They proceeded to have a blazing row in our living room, resulting in her sitting on the balcony crying and him going off on one about her father (who he hated) to my wife.
They didn't seem such good friends after that.
very awkward, but i kind of like that sort of weird situation. in fact, i provoked one a while back at a party by inviting the ex- of someone along. there was a blazing row on the street and the police were called - but it was kinda fun
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Old 19.08.2011, 21:12
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A few years ago, we'd invited some friends over to dinner, who were going through a tricky situation in their relationship. They proceeded to have a blazing row in our living room, resulting in her sitting on the balcony crying and him going off on one about her father (who he hated) to my wife.
They didn't seem such good friends after that.
A couple of years ago some friends and I were invited to dinner at another friends home. Through the entire evening, him and his wife were bickering and being really snappy towards each other. I tried to cut the evening short a few times by coming up with some random excuses but each time, I was basically told to stay put and enjoy the evening. Very uncomfortable and very weird.
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A couple of years ago some friends and I were invited to dinner at another friends home. Through the entire evening, him and his wife were bickering and being really snappy towards each other. I tried to cut the evening short a few times by coming up with some random excuses but each time, I was basically told to stay put and enjoy the evening. Very uncomfortable and very weird.
hehe. and there's always the awkward thing of what do you do when they are having a row? i kinda like to pretend it's just normal and chat on as if nothing out of the ordinary was happening.
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Old 19.08.2011, 23:08
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8. UK home
9. Homes in rest of Europe
Sorry, I can't agree on the order of those last two.

By the way, I've always wondered, why do the Brits put carpet in their toilets?
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Old 19.08.2011, 23:21
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Sorry, I can't agree on the order of those last two.

By the way, I've always wondered, why do the Brits put carpet in their toilets?
yes they do, because brits have very good, erm, control
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Old 19.08.2011, 23:47
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Because traditionally the houses are very cold in Winter, and the carpet takes your mind off your freezing feet. It's best if everyone sits down to pee though!
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ok here is another story about Swedish mother in laws!
When I went back home to visit my parents in may,, my mom was so upset due to the heavy load of work since one of the Drs in her department was away,, so I asked her if she was sick or such but here is what happened to the absent Dr. :

the Dr in question initially took 2 days off to clean up her place because her mother in law was visiting. the place was supposedly immaculate (Scandinavian standards), however once the mother in law walked in to the door she directly head to the kitchen which at this point both the Dr and her Husband where surprised at this odd behavior. May I also note that according to the story the mother in law didnt even kiss her grandkids before she ran off to the kitchen just to start pulling out the stove from its place in order to point out that her daughter in law had missed a spot and how could she not clean "below" the stove area?

at this point of time, the daughter in law took her kids and went off to her parents for the whole week or so that her mother in law was around,,,

Bottom line, Done Date a Swedish guy with an OCD mother!
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Old 20.08.2011, 03:46
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This thread is so up to date for me... After 3 weeks of having moved in our new place, I am still cleaning the disgusting shit left by the previous family. I never saw an apartment that dirty!

Ok, I am OCD under control but believe me, this as nothing of OCD. I would never begin to clean someone's else home.

I did have to stand to pee or clean up the seat a couple of times in my life at someone's place, and I never went back.
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Old 20.08.2011, 07:45
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By the way, I've always wondered, why do the Brits put carpet in their toilets?

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I was trying to think of something shocking that happened to me 30 years ago that would thrill the viewers, but I think I've let time move on since then.
To some people it is known as starting a conversation, to others it appears to be an annoyance. Sorry I mentioned it, please block me and then you won't have to read my drivel ever again and you will live happily ever after. Were you in nappies 30 years ago?
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Old 20.08.2011, 09:05
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To some people it is known as starting a conversation, to others it appears to be an annoyance. Sorry I mentioned it, please block me and then you won't have to read my drivel ever again and you will live happily ever after. Were you in nappies 30 years ago?
No, I think he was changing them!

Joking!

Don't worry, I think it is great to have people starting conversations and seeking others opinions and reactions, I do it too. It is an art actually!
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Old 20.08.2011, 09:14
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Re: Rude guest

There was this one couple who used to come to dinner at our place, they often bickered too. Worse thing was, her hubby sometimes fell asleep on the loo, so just in case, I took the key out of the door before they arrived. The last time they were invited I had to go in and shake the guy awake as she was so peed off about him to do it.
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Still don`t know the meaning
OCD?

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.
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OCD?

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.
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There was this one couple who used to come to dinner at our place, they often bickered too. Worse thing was, her hubby sometimes fell asleep on the loo, so just in case, I took the key out of the door before they arrived. The last time they were invited I had to go in and shake the guy awake as she was so peed off about him to do it.
Oh my, that one is past the call of duty
Don't think I'd be that polite and kind enough.
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Old 21.08.2011, 22:13
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There was this one couple who used to come to dinner at our place, they often bickered too. Worse thing was, her hubby sometimes fell asleep on the loo, so just in case, I took the key out of the door before they arrived. The last time they were invited I had to go in and shake the guy awake as she was so peed off about him to do it.
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Oh my, that one is past the call of duty
Don't think I'd be that polite and kind enough.
Yep sometimes, you don't want to know your friends that well.
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Old 21.08.2011, 22:32
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Yep sometimes, you don't want to know your friends that well.
sounds like sleep aponea; should visit a doctor.
I have several friends who often fall asleep during dinner; usually after the 4th or 5th wine bottle.
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sounds like sleep aponea; should visit a doctor.
I have several friends who often fall asleep during dinner; usually after the 4th or 5th wine bottle.
No shit Sherlock!
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sounds like sleep aponea; should visit a doctor.
I have several friends who often fall asleep during dinner; usually after the 4th or 5th wine bottle.
Hahahaaa..... we take photos of them....

They get cigarette stompies propped in their nostrils, ears, a couple hanging out of mouth ...... amazing what you can decorate an inert body with!
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