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Old 20.03.2015, 20:08
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Re: I smiled because...

I'm folding washing which I dried outside in the fresh air and it smells lovely.
Third time this week I've been able to do that, it really feels as though spring has arrived. Not uncovering my oleander just yet though.
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Old 20.03.2015, 20:10
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I thought today is the first day of Spring?
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Old 21.03.2015, 18:55
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Re: I smiled because...

I smiled ´cause sometimes when I read in English, some verbs (false cognates) let me in confusion!!! for example: to intend and to pretend - these verbs have opposite means in Portuguese.
I´ve a list of false cognates, but I´ve got attention not to be in confusion
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Old 21.03.2015, 19:12
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Re: I smiled because...

I smiled because although today it rained, I enjoyed the presence of my friends.
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Old 22.03.2015, 03:11
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Re: I smiled because...

I remember one day that I needed to do a composition which the theme was about overcoming! for an examen and that day I was so bad, terribly sad. I wouldn´t imagine how a thing like that could put me in that situation.
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Old 22.03.2015, 07:23
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Re: I smiled because...

We saved a giant, 3inch hairy spider that found his way to our apartment. I bet he is happy, alive and already scouting out his new home in a little nature patch we have next to our place.
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Old 22.03.2015, 07:29
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We saved a giant, 3inch hairy spider that found his way to our apartment. I bet he is happy, alive and already scouting out his new home in a little nature patch we have next to our place.
Picture or it didn't happen!
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Old 22.03.2015, 07:41
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I woke up and wasn't in pain.
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Old 22.03.2015, 08:58
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We saved a giant, 3inch hairy spider that found his way to our apartment. I bet he is happy, alive and already scouting out his new home in a little nature patch we have next to our place.
Same happened at our place last week, except that hubby saved US from the giant hairy spider...
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Old 22.03.2015, 09:30
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Re: I smiled because...

I am smiling because this thread is still going strong. Sometimes I like to dip in and see what made others smile, because that makes me smile too. And even though it's a rainy, cold Sunday that I will have to spend cramming for an exam that I am not feeling too confident about, I have a smile on my face because it's a privilege to have the opportunity to finally get the qualifications I should have aimed for long ago.

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Old 22.03.2015, 10:10
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I am smiling because this thread is still going strong. Sometimes I like to dip in and see what made others smile, because that makes me smile too. And even though it's a rainy, cold Sunday that I will have to spend cramming for an exam that I am not feeling too confident about, I have a smile on my face because it's a privilege to have the opportunity to finally get the qualifications I should have aimed for long ago.
I wish you much success and all the best for your examination.
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Old 22.03.2015, 12:31
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Oh, I am not gonna fish him out of the bushes now, glad he is planted there and hope he won't find his way back

He was pretty, though, and I was glad we aren't too bothered by beasts to flip out or scream.

Kittster, good luck cramming, virtual study group for me as well, but I am writing so not as stressful. At least the weather sucks, not tempting us to get out too much. So, dissertation it is this weekend, arts and crafts and some light and creative cooking.

Smiles to all bookworms!
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Old 23.03.2015, 18:53
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Only four days until the weekend.
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Old 23.03.2015, 18:58
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Re: I smiled because...

Because of the gym endorphins. Mixed with the spring, with writing going well, so many things are panning out..Or is it because of Monday? I love Mondays.
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Old 24.03.2015, 04:36
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Re: I smiled because...

It´s fall season in here. It begins to get cold and now it´s 21 (celsius). I´ve put my coat out in these days, I think. and many accessories like hat, umbrella, ...
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Old 24.03.2015, 09:46
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I smiled because sometimes the change in behavior might be hard to notice yet the little smiles given away by students, pensive looks and improving grades give away that there has been a lot of growing up.
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Re: I smiled because...

A lovely familiar stranger complimented me on my parenting and ultimately Lil Dude and his really good manners.
I feel like I beat my head against a wall sometimes but my son is going to learn good manners if it kills me. Her compliment could not have come at a better time as we have had some really trying days.
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Old 28.03.2015, 03:01
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I´m smiling ´cause I came to watch a video in which some people dance very strange. What does it mean?
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Old 28.03.2015, 17:05
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Re: I smiled because...

Because I had been ruminating over a text I need to publish asap. It'd been ripening..I prepped, mind-mapped, reviewed lit, went to a conf for the same issue I am writing about. I was too busy with work and life, thought about it too much. And then I wrote the whole damn thing in one day, it's almost finished. Victory dance. Triumphant mood. I am tired but focused and thrilled.

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