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Old 09.04.2017, 23:00
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I run out of closet space because i keep buying clothes...
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Old 09.04.2017, 23:21
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The frogs are fornicating again and it's so loud I can't hear the TV properly.
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Old 09.04.2017, 23:25
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The frogs are fornicating again and it's so loud I can't hear the TV properly.
Throw some water on them...
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I wanted to rent short-term accommodation and contacted a few companies.

One of them seemed affordable and nice, even if the kitchen and bathroom is shared, the room is big enough and has its own fridge and all that. For 1000 a month and 20-min tram to HB it seemed acceptable, but it has over 130 rooms/studios, so I was afraid it would be a right mess and gypsy central basically.

I went to see the place in person and it was clean enough and all that, pleasantly surprised actually. I told them I was interested but needed another week to make a decision. They said sure and told me I could just book online.

That was 4 days ago.

Today I go to book it online and the monthly price has gone up 50%. FIFTY PERCENT. F I F T Y

What was 1000 is now 1500. WTF?! I've emailed asking if the price I was presented is still valid, but flippin' heck, that escalated quickly.
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Old 10.04.2017, 13:42
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I've got the sun in my eyes on the drive to, and from work.
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Old 10.04.2017, 22:30
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

We have found a new excellent local Chinese takeaway. The delivery dude is now on first name terms with the Hound...
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Old 10.04.2017, 22:44
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Sounds like the hound is a good judge of character.
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Old 10.04.2017, 22:45
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Sounds like the hound is a good judge of character.
She is. And a dreadful flirt.
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Old 11.04.2017, 23:22
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Have to find a new apartment before 01.07.2017 but unfortunately Comparis Property App crashes after upgrading to iOS 10.3.1.
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Old 11.04.2017, 23:39
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At the moment my idea of a great holiday would be a week of peace spent tending my garden.
Amen to the third!

I still travel a lot, but whereas before I was always super-eager to travel, in the last few months my personal scale has been consistently tipping in favor of being home.

It went from: will travel everywhere for work and fun --> would rather not travel for work --> would rather just stay home.

I am always happy to see family and friends, but it is not holiday - it's family/friends time.

My ideal holiday entails: walking around my neighborhood, going to the neighborhood market and picking out fruits, vegetables, cheeses while chatting with the vendors for a few minutes, sitting at our neighborhood cafe with a cup of tea and a book/my writing/my cross-stitching, doing house projects, watching all the movies I wish to, cooking.

Alas...
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Old 11.04.2017, 23:43
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Have to find a new apartment before 01.07.2017 but unfortunately Comparis Property App crashes after upgrading to iOS 10.3.1.
That's probably not the only problem in finding a flat in such a short time.
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Old 11.04.2017, 23:54
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Took the sd card out of my camera, stuck it in my PC to copy the fotos.
Put the card back in camera and could not take fotos any more.

Who knew these SD cards have a little slide switch to turn on Write Protection
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Old 12.04.2017, 10:40
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The First World Problem Thread

I wanted to annoy the jerk who was tailgating me by slowing down, but I was already running late.
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Old 12.04.2017, 11:18
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The WiFi won't reach the west wing of my flat.
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Old 12.04.2017, 13:45
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I activated Touch ID on my phone for my right hand and now I can't use my right arm so I have to enter the numbers using my left.
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Old 12.04.2017, 19:12
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

Allergies are killing me, cherry blossoms be darned.

I have to work from home, e.g. my couch. But that's not all of it - the made-to-measure side table, which is just the perfect height for me to be lazy and not have to move from laying on the chaise at all, only has space for either my computer or my cup of tea, not both. So, in order to grab my tea, I actually have to move from my comfortable position on the chaise and grab the cup from the main coffee table. This kind of defeats the purpose of having a side table in the first place.

Life is hard.
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Old 13.04.2017, 12:43
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They put all the crispy croutons at the bottom of my salad bowl, so I had to rummage thru like some sort of forest creature
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Old 13.04.2017, 12:45
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My salad fork wasn't chilled.
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Old 13.04.2017, 12:49
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Re: The First World Problem Thread

I no longer have 4 different saunas available, only 3. And then it is back home to 1.

And, my nylons aren't completely my skin tone. Grrrr. Nylons and make-up, always the same story. White chicks woes.
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Jasmine rice ice-cream did not taste like jasmine.
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