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A mossy got me.
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Old 11.08.2018, 22:20
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I solved my FWP in spite of almost all of them refusing me internet access due to my location.
It was racism, definitely racism.
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Old 11.08.2018, 22:31
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I solved my FWP in spite of almost all of them refusing me internet access due to my location.
It was racism, definitely racism.
Were you trying to access a USA site? I am continually stymied in my efforts to shop online any more thanks to GDPR. They even block the usual IP masks. Do they just not want my money??
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Old 12.08.2018, 00:07
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Were you trying to access a USA site? I am continually stymied in my efforts to shop online any more thanks to GDPR. They even block the usual IP masks. Do they just not want my money??
Yep. But you see, I get my kicks out of getting their stuff without giving them neither money nor my email-address. They do tend to stall a bit but where there's a will ..... And will I got in spades.
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Old 12.08.2018, 00:20
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Curley, do you charge them for it, too, while you're at it?
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Old 12.08.2018, 00:32
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Curley, do you charge them for it, too, while you're at it?
HA! That will be my next step. Thanks.
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Old 12.08.2018, 08:12
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"If Pac-Man had affected us as kids, we'd all be running around in dark rooms, munching pills and listening to repetitive electronic music."

- Marcus Brigstocke's ironic commentary on the controversy regarding the influence of video games on children.
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Old 12.08.2018, 16:09
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I am wearing white socks, pulled up high. And sandals.

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Old 12.08.2018, 19:15
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Curley did not invite me to her Birthday party.
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Old 12.08.2018, 20:49
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Hey, nor me! (Not that I knew it was on.) But that wasn't cause for me to smile.
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Old 12.08.2018, 21:32
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Hey, nor me! (Not that I knew it was on.) But that wasn't cause for me to smile.
There wasn't one (check Sobeit in the FWP thread and you know who left us all out) and I don't do birthday parties. That's for people who are all surprised when they survived an other year and need to celebrate that miracle.
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Old 15.08.2018, 17:05
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Sitting on the balcony listening to my neighbour's litter having puppy playtime in the garden. Too cute.
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Old 15.08.2018, 20:35
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I have ironing to do.
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I have ironing to do.
That makes you smile? Please come and visit my house, you'd be very happy here!
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Old 20.08.2018, 15:57
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Re: I smiled because...

School started again.
Now I don't notice much that the children are not around but the nagging, cackling mothers (I swear they have gills!) and the hollering fathers are gone. The entire town is wonderfully quiet. Bliss.
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Old 20.08.2018, 19:16
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I have a headache.
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Old 20.08.2018, 20:48
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Miss RobBob asked me if I checked the front door again.
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Old 23.08.2018, 20:15
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My lawn looks crap.
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Old 23.08.2018, 21:41
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Today I did not fall off the treadmill.
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Old 24.08.2018, 06:57
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Turn it on next time.

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