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Old 30.07.2019, 09:56
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My daughter was woken up at about 2am, and kept awake, last Saturday morning, by someone having a party at our nearby school (loud music, shouting etc.). Too far away to yell at them, she called the police. They said they'd send someone but it'd be about half an hour.

She got a call today from the police. They arrested a group of youths and are prosecuting. They may call her as a witness. They thanked her for her call.
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Old 30.07.2019, 11:31
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I’m hungry.
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Old 04.08.2019, 14:27
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The 50m pool was empty, no guards either. Water was bliss.
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Old 05.08.2019, 11:28
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Because I just saw the wedding pics of Heidi Klum and Tokyo Hotel's Tom Kaulitz. They are so hot.
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Old 05.08.2019, 17:04
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I just tracked a package I'm expecting and it's in Zurich. However the map seems to be a few kms off...
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Old 05.08.2019, 17:07
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Because I just saw the wedding pics of Heidi Klum and Tokyo Hotel's Tom Kaulitz. They are so hot.
You must have seen different pictures than me I only saw a woman that is losing the battle against age with her cave man.
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Old 05.08.2019, 17:19
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You must have seen different pictures than me I only saw a woman that is losing the battle against age with her cave man.
Nah, she's all right. I think her cave man is trying to look a bit older....cute.
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Old 05.08.2019, 17:23
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You must have seen different pictures than me I only saw a woman that is losing the battle against age with her cave man.
Never underestimate the "cave" factor. I don't think "he's trying to look older", though.

I'd die with his taste of muzzak, but whatevs.

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Old 05.08.2019, 22:17
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A stupid 911 that backfired: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/good-...sts/ar-AAFiaWU
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Short but strong downpour.
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Old 06.08.2019, 21:24
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At Aquabasilea, the charge for parking 11 hours is 28CHF. It goes up from then to 52CHF a day.

The charge for a lost ticket is 25CHF...
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Old 09.08.2019, 19:35
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Re: I smiled because...

Because Karma exists.

And because an EFer has shared a bit of his magnificent life with us. A totally not random act of kindness.
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There was a patrouille suisse air show over my house. Happy bday to me!
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Old 09.08.2019, 21:01
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Tandoori chicken. Yum.
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Old 09.08.2019, 22:33
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Long conversation with good friend.
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Old 09.08.2019, 22:47
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Friend had a baby yesterday. All safe and well.
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Old 10.08.2019, 01:15
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Re: I smiled because...

Because a mum filmed her boy begging her to take him to my playgroup.


Playgroup is closed.


He's in india.
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Old 11.08.2019, 18:35
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Because somebody asked me today if I dressed for spartakiáda.

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Old 11.08.2019, 19:46
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Re: I smiled because...

.... a little boy of about 5 was doing Kung Fu positions in bright yellow wellies across the street from my apartment. He was a total joy to watch
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Old 13.08.2019, 17:21
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Re: I smiled because...

Because I see students I taught a while ago. They were special people then and equally fantastic now.
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