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Nothing that wrong, you just forgot to sing along. Very off key.
It's pay back for all the times I sang (screeched) Dolly's Joleneeeeeee.. to them as babies. They would squeal with laughter.. or maybe that was pain.

Clearly, I should've been a better parent.
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Old 10.05.2017, 12:29
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It's pay back for all the times I sang (screeched) Dolly's Joleneeeeeee.. to them as babies. They would squeal with laughter.. or maybe that was pain.

Clearly, I should've been a better parent.
There's no better parent than a parent singing Jolene! Take them to Dollywood, we loved it.
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Old 10.05.2017, 13:34
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There's no better parent than a parent singing Jolene! Take them to Dollywood, we loved it.


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Old 10.05.2017, 13:39
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Old 10.05.2017, 19:03
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You read the in-flight magazine!!
I never before met anybody who does that?
What do you do during takeoff and landing, when you cannot have your electronics on, you haven't yet fallen asleep/you just woke up and are not on the ground yet, and you don't feel like chatting with your seat neighbor (which I hate to do)?

That's when I usually flip through the in-flight magazine. I find the the incredible cr*p they have on sale and the (unrelated) professional matchmaker ads quite entertaining. Lately I also enjoy looking at pictures of ridiculously priced beachfront apartments.
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Old 10.05.2017, 19:40
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What do you do during takeoff and landing, when you cannot have your electronics on, you haven't yet fallen asleep/you just woke up and are not on the ground yet, and you don't feel like chatting with your seat neighbor (which I hate to do)?

That's when I usually flip through the in-flight magazine. I find the the incredible cr*p they have on sale and the (unrelated) professional matchmaker ads quite entertaining. Lately I also enjoy looking at pictures of ridiculously priced beachfront apartments.
No time for that, I'm usually either looking out of the window or already reading my book.
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Old 10.05.2017, 20:21
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There's no better parent than a parent singing Jolene! Take them to Dollywood, we loved it.
Yes, I too really like Dolly.. and Jolene is a far better song than Tammy's whiny "Stand by your Man"
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Old 10.05.2017, 20:50
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What do you do during takeoff and landing, when you cannot have your electronics on, you haven't yet fallen asleep/you just woke up and are not on the ground yet, and you don't feel like chatting with your seat neighbor (which I hate to do)?

That's when I usually flip through the in-flight magazine. I find the the incredible cr*p they have on sale and the (unrelated) professional matchmaker ads quite entertaining. Lately I also enjoy looking at pictures of ridiculously priced beachfront apartments.
Takeoff is easy.
As soon as the plane starts rolling start counting slowly; if you reach 30 and are still on the ground then there is a major problem

Hope that helps and you enjoyed your flight with us!
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What do you do during takeoff and landing,
Pray even though I am anti religion, consider whether there's anything left in my bowels that could possibly be loose & generally hope there will still be a tomorrow.
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Old 10.05.2017, 21:42
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Only 30 minutes left, but we can't continue to watch the Jason Bourne movie tonight because my son has a history project to complete.
That's just nasty, you knew how long the movie would be. Power trip much?
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Old 10.05.2017, 21:46
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That's just nasty, you knew how long the movie would be. Power trip much?
What are you smoking? Or you've hit the bottle..

Actually, we watched most of it on the weekend, but I wanted to finish it on Monday night when homework was done.. but no he's too busy.
Funny, I am more keen to see the ending than he is..

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I'm still waiting for my promised cup of coffee.
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Old 10.05.2017, 21:57
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I'm still waiting for my promised cup of coffee.
That's some wait, you must be spitting feathers
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Old 10.05.2017, 22:07
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Maybe the only interest was for dessert.
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What are you smoking? Or you've hit the bottle..

Actually, we watched most of it on the weekend, but I wanted to finish it on Monday night when homework was done.. but no he's too busy.
Funny, I am more keen to see the ending than he is..
It's a good movie. I was pleasantly surprised. Not as great as the first but better than the Renner rehash.

Mums have to be all powerful drawing a line in the sand. The buck stops there.
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Old 11.05.2017, 10:46
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It's a good movie. I was pleasantly surprised. Not as great as the first but better than the Renner rehash.

Mums have to be all powerful drawing a line in the sand. The buck stops there.
Thanks, good to know, will watch the ending tonight.

Now, where's my nasty cup of power trip coffee?
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Thanks, good to know, will watch the ending tonight.
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Now, where's my nasty cup of power trip coffee?
I'll put the kettle on shall I?
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Old 11.05.2017, 10:56
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I'll put the kettle on shall I?
Please do, power trips are exhausting
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Please do, power trips are exhausting
There are chocolate biscuits in the tin on the table. Help yourself.
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Old 11.05.2017, 11:53
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My office is being refurbished, so I have to sit in open-plan like some some sort of battery hen
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