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Old 17.03.2011, 20:03
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Worse than that... we're having some for dinner!
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Old 17.03.2011, 20:08
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Well, when one lives in Rome, and all that...
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It's funny you remind me of a deer friend from Scotland...
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dear... oops
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Must be the big head - with the antlers
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I just wanted you guys to know that we are going out after work and before that I am going to one nice lady's place with 2 other ladys as they have to change and then we will have some champagne before we head out. 2 of the chics are HOT!

I am smiling form ear to ear

P.S. They are Swiss, I hope it doesnt get reported to the Authorities!
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Old 18.03.2011, 16:26
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i smiled because there were several highly entertaining threads on EF - perfectly timed for Friday!
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Old 19.03.2011, 18:37
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The local paper where I used to live have featured me with some friends competing in a bed race in 1975.

It is in their nostalgia section. Now I know I am getting old!

We won that year. 2.5 miles and three pub stops in 13 minutes.

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Old 19.03.2011, 19:00
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and which one is you ?
they look like the Brady Bunch
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Old 19.03.2011, 19:09
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I was the driver, with the crash helmet on. I'm not stupid. I let the others do the hard work
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Old 19.03.2011, 19:31
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I smiled because... we finally finished unpacking the books and setting up the library...

Now for the kitchen, the bathroom, the guest room, the box room...
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Old 19.03.2011, 19:41
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Re: I smiled because...

this thread seems old yet people are still finding positive things to write about.

I am grateful for simple things that so many of us are blessed with but few take the time to think about:

not having to go hungry
having a roof over our heads
warm homes in the winter
health
family and friends
enough to live on and more
running water
electricity

and so much more
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Old 19.03.2011, 20:09
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I realised that we're settled and I know where my home is going to be for the next year or so (god/ spirit/ flying spaghetti monster willing).
Actually, I may have been grinning like a fool as I mentally tallied up all the projects I can complete. Finally we feel a little at peace and can focus on making our home feel homey rather than like a temporary stop.
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Old 19.03.2011, 20:15
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I smiled because... we finally finished unpacking the books and setting up the library...

Now for the kitchen, the bathroom, the guest room, the box room...
You should be spending more time unpacking and less on surveying the views then
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Old 19.03.2011, 20:16
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I realised that we're settled and I know where my home is going to be for the next year or so (god/ spirit/ flying spaghetti monster willing).
Actually, I may have been grinning like a fool as I mentally tallied up all the projects I can complete. Finally we feel a little at peace and can focus on making our home feel homey rather than like a temporary stop.
We hear you!

We wish you the best of luck in your home-building endeavours!
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Old 19.03.2011, 20:19
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You should be spending more time unpacking and less on surveying the views then
It's true! I was actually on holiday the first week after we moved, and hardly achieved anything as the outside was so enticing!

We rose between six and seven o' clock every morning and still got hardly any unpacking done.

I mean, really: if you lived here, would you want to stay indoors unpacking boxes?

BTW - I absolutely loved your bed-racing article. It brought back happy memories of playing air-guitar on a float for Rag Week... of course in the late eighties, our clothes weren't half as cool as the stuff you chaps wore in the seventies...
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Old 19.03.2011, 20:31
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We wish you the best of luck in your home-building endeavours!
We wish the very same to you

I like your priorities. Library THEN kitchen and bathroom
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I like your priorities. Library THEN kitchen and bathroom
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I can shave any time. But I need to read Dr Johnson now!
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