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« Reply #45 on: March 20, 2013, 12:23:44 AM »

Work wasn't the same yesterday.

agreed.  well played sir.
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« Reply #46 on: March 20, 2013, 07:08:44 AM »

Work wasn't the same yesterday.

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« Reply #47 on: March 20, 2013, 03:50:46 PM »

Work wasn't the same yesterday.

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I've done that plenty of times; everyone looks at me like I'm a weirdo Smiley
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« Reply #48 on: March 20, 2013, 05:21:51 PM »

I'll have to try at the library. See if the network allows it. Smiley
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« Reply #49 on: March 20, 2013, 09:59:55 PM »

I for one find the idea of a clean Monday impossible to understand. We should eat clean every day. If anything, oc.net should have a "cheat day Monday" for us.

Solid work throughout this thread.

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« Reply #50 on: March 21, 2013, 03:44:22 PM »

I for one find the idea of a clean Monday impossible to understand. We should eat clean every day. If anything, oc.net should have a "cheat day Monday" for us.

It's "clean" in the sense that we gave up all our vices, smoking, drinking, eating non-lenten, arguing, judging, etc.

WE are to be clean that day!

When did that happen?
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« Reply #51 on: March 21, 2013, 03:46:21 PM »

I for one find the idea of a clean Monday impossible to understand. We should eat clean every day. If anything, oc.net should have a "cheat day Monday" for us.

It's "clean" in the sense that we gave up all our vices, smoking, drinking, eating non-lenten, arguing, judging, etc.

WE are to be clean that day!

When did that happen?

LOL!  Monday.....  Smiley

You seem much shinier!
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« Reply #52 on: March 21, 2013, 03:47:55 PM »


LOL!  Monday.....  Smiley

You seem much shinier!


Well, I did take a bath before I went to see the doctor.
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« Reply #53 on: March 22, 2013, 03:16:20 PM »


I've often seen Hindu festivals involve throwing colored dyes, etc.

This is the first I've seen this done in an Orthodox celebration.


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« Reply #54 on: March 22, 2013, 03:18:28 PM »

epic^
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« Reply #55 on: March 22, 2013, 03:26:47 PM »

Supper was nettle soup.

yum, yum!
even being born in a country where the country hedges are full of nettles in the spring and summer,
i had to go to romania before i experienced nettle soup.
actually nettle stew is my favourite, just made with onions, garlic, nettles and a few herbs.
you quickly boil the nettles first for 2-3 mins to take away the 'sting' and then fry them once the onions are brown.
in the uk, the best time for picking the fresh nettles is may; it's important to only use the young leaves, or you will scratch your throat.

i also like the idea of switching off tv / computers / telephone internets etc. for a few days (or more!) during lent.
i had a very nice 'clean monday'; thanks all for introducing me to this custom.
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« Reply #56 on: March 22, 2013, 05:00:00 PM »

epic^

Wait until Holy Week, and you'll get to see handheld fireworks too! Grin

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« Reply #57 on: March 22, 2013, 05:05:21 PM »

I've already known about fireworks Smiley
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