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Re: I smiled because...

I just heard a segment on the radio entitled tight-tight-Datee done to the refrain from ice-ice-baby which delivered anecdotes of first-date stinginess. It reminded me of distant memories of elaborate Zurich bill-splitting and complex menu-item allocation that is guaranteed to spoil the mood. It's been a while...

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Old 29.08.2017, 14:51
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...of a question posed on tripadvisor from someone in Miami...

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Is there a place in Switzerland where you can swim with dolphins ?

https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowTopi...itzerland.html
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Old 29.08.2017, 15:06
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...of a question posed on tripadvisor from someone in Miami...


https://www.tripadvisor.com/ShowTopi...itzerland.html
Ugh. As we're expected to fulfill every foreigners whim, I guess we have to put a few dolphins into the Brienzersee on Thursday
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Old 29.08.2017, 15:09
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Coop City gave me a free ice lolly, and it's just so hot and humid today
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Old 29.08.2017, 15:10
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Ugh. As we're expected to fulfill every foreigners whim, I guess we have to put a few dolphins into the Brienzersee on Thursday
I'd suggest playing with the bears at Tierpark. Let Darwin do his stuff
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Old 29.08.2017, 15:12
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Ugh. As we're expected to fulfill every foreigners whim, I guess we have to put a few dolphins into the Brienzersee on Thursday
There used to be freshwater whales in the Walensee. That's how the lake got its name.
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Old 29.08.2017, 15:22
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There used to be freshwater whales in the Walensee. That's how the lake got its name.
You should post that on Trip Advisor - it could be the new Loch Ness.

We could import some haggis as well; but we'd have to breed them to make the long-side legs longer for the steeper mountains here.
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Old 29.08.2017, 15:28
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Old 29.08.2017, 17:00
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I smile when I can see the sun rising......does not happen often eneough in winter here
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I smiled because after 7 years apart From my family got to see them again ... I'm still smiling ...
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Old 03.09.2017, 12:41
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... I finally came to the realisation that a long-held ambition is actually a massive burden, so I've ditched it.

I feel like I can breathe again.
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Old 03.09.2017, 12:42
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Good on ya. You can try to fight, kick and ram that door down but if it doesn't budge, it's time to find a new door.
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Old 03.09.2017, 13:04
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... I finally came to the realisation that a long-held ambition is actually a massive burden, so I've ditched it.

I feel like I can breathe again.
Very true. Been there.
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i smile because i can breath without oxygen tube
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Re: I smiled because...

I've decide to watch a movie to be relaxed, it's titled Swiss Conspiracy, an old movie. Well, when I saw many scenes in which some actors drinking whisky early morning in a bank and driving drunk without security belt, high speed in their ferraris in the autobahn, I thought how society values have changed during decades. Really, it's amazing ... it's worth to see it.
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I've decide to watch a movie to be relaxed, it's titled Swiss Conspiracy, an old movie.
Seen it. http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0073774/?ref_=nv_sr_4
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Old 03.09.2017, 14:58
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Because I can have my own statistician.

Because I made vegan curry without realizing.

Because it is the beginning of the new school year.
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Old 05.09.2017, 11:00
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Re: I smiled because...

... I got into a childish argument with an American libertarian "dooooo proe-siessss!" type. He tried the ad hom: "You're a Brit - you live in a totalitarian state and don't even know it."

I told him I live in Switzerland.


Silence.

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Old 05.09.2017, 13:27
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I smiled over the weekend when I went to Lausanne (live in canton Zurich).

Was a bit like going on holiday to another country that has all the same rules and currency
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Old 05.09.2017, 15:01
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...I told him I live in Switzerland.

Silence.
He was probably trying to sort which one of those north countries next to Russia you were talking about, and to find a meme with a blonde bikini-clad girl for you.
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