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Old 06.01.2020, 19:37
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I've now moved to Switzerland, learning to navigate a new culture.
I managed to catch a bus and the metro, then catch the correct one's home again. Congratulating myself.
Catching the metro in Switzerland is quite an achievement.

Welcome. Will you reveal which (language)-part you moved to? Or will it stay "in the shadows of my mind"?
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Old 06.01.2020, 22:18
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I've joined my other half in French speaking Romandie.
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Old 07.01.2020, 14:54
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Because "I don't want your first ideas. I wand your best ideas."

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Old 08.01.2020, 19:06
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I smiled because my local Denner play decent music from the 70s and 80s. Latest was Follow You Follow Me, Genesis (...And Then There Were Three...) 1978.
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Old 08.01.2020, 19:07
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They never play Peter Gabriel, though.
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Old 09.01.2020, 15:44
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I was sat in a small bar having a drink with my partner when suddenly he asked me what I wanted most in the world right now. I replied my daughter he told me to turn around and she was stood behind me. I burst into tears and couldn’t stop smiling. Her boyfriend had driven her 9hrs to bring her.
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Old 09.01.2020, 19:39
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Thats so sweet! I very happy for you!
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Old 10.01.2020, 09:51
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There's spring in the air here.
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Old 12.01.2020, 12:45
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I asked my OH what does he think of Greta Thunberg and he had no idea who this person is.
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Old 14.01.2020, 13:21
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Because CFF winter outfit is made of wool. Fantastisch!
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After 3 years of feeling like I was wading through treacle I decided to give up my twice weekly term time German lessons and join a conversation group instead I got lost somewhere in German A2 in late 2018 when I was in a class that had too many people in it and never really got the momentum back last year which affected my confidence.

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Old 15.01.2020, 11:58
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Today must be The World Day of Lint.

Can't seem to get rid off it.
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Old 16.01.2020, 19:07
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Because I was asked for "the best pick up line" in English.

Mkayyyy.
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Littlest Rufus is feeding the Hound... egg sandwiches...
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Old 16.01.2020, 20:18
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Old 16.01.2020, 20:24
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Bought a device from amazon.de, delivered to a German address, paid in Euros and the thing had a Swiss plug!
And nope, it was not a Swiss product.
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Old 17.01.2020, 11:02
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I just had a nice Mediterranean lamb pizza.
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The egg sandwich or the sharing?
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I noticed Omtatsat had tried to resurrect a very old and slightly....controversial thread on "fatties", probably with the hope that he'll have some people up in their arms.

Some things never change.
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Old 17.01.2020, 19:49
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Because of the end of term.
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