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Old 07.10.2015, 15:31
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Not even if you buy it in Italy!

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They speak foreign their too - but it sounded different to the French they spoke in Germany - so I have to conclude they spoke German.
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Old 07.10.2015, 15:33
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They speak foreign their too - but it sounded different to the French they spoke in Germany - so I have to conclude they spoke German.
I take it that you were in Alto-Adige, then?

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Old 07.10.2015, 15:35
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I take it that you were in Alto-Adige, then?

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Yeah - I did 3 tours. 1 purple heart and 2 silver stars.

You weren't there man. You weren't there
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Old 07.10.2015, 16:02
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Re: Urgent buying something at the kiosk asap

Please update, DB. Did you, indeed, return for your Mars bar? If so, was there a post-it note affixed to said bar?

If the bar was gone, did you check the lost and found at the police station? Did they charge you a finder's fee to hand over your wayward bar?
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Old 07.10.2015, 16:12
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got a contract offered with 120k pieces of mars bars. can we live a good life here in swiss? how is mars bars in zurich and bern compared to back home?
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Old 07.10.2015, 16:14
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b simply refused and laughed at me.
racist!!! thats what the cantine does too by order of my boss. i think he is racist as all swiss are, no?
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Old 07.10.2015, 16:20
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They speak foreign their too - but it sounded different to the French they spoke in Germany - so I have to conclude they spoke German.
If they speak foreign they must be terrorists.
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Its all Greek to me.
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Old 07.10.2015, 17:43
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Re: Urgent buying something at the kiosk asap

This remembers me on my Grandpop, who once in 1949 was a carpenter at the house of a unknown poem writer from the land off the coast from Mesopotamia. His Dad was also a unknown poem writer from Mesopotamia. His Grandpop did arrive in Switzerland to start a new life away from the opression of poem writers before he also.

So it did happen that I and my brother had to pick up some woods and take them to my Grandmom and Grandpop to light the cooking stove in the kitchen.

Grandpop told brother and me we must go and pick up some wood for the poem writer also.
Brother asked why and Grandpop said if you pick up some wood for the poem writer there will be a surprise that you will get after.

We did spend three afternoons and picked up wood to give the poem writer, he was of course very glad.

For brother and me, there was no chocolate.

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