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« Reply #15390 on: May 01, 2013, 03:27:12 PM »
I would recommend a cat.

I'm highly allergic to felines, unfortunately.

You could get a hairless. What about a Donskoy?



That cat is scary.
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« Reply #15391 on: May 01, 2013, 03:36:45 PM »
Happy birthday to me! I am 40 years in Earth-time, like a bottle of good whiskey. ;)

Happy Birthday!!   :)

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« Reply #15392 on: May 01, 2013, 05:00:30 PM »
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« Reply #15393 on: May 01, 2013, 07:13:27 PM »
Happy birthday to me! I am 40 years in Earth-time, like a bottle of good whiskey. ;)

Happy Birthday!!   :)

Thank you.  :)

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« Reply #15394 on: May 01, 2013, 07:29:34 PM »
Happy birthday to me! I am 40 years in Earth-time, like a bottle of good whiskey. ;)
here's your cake


here's your whiskey (don't drink it on a fast day... Unless you're Russian :P)
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #15395 on: May 02, 2013, 02:22:20 AM »
:)

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« Reply #15396 on: May 02, 2013, 04:43:24 AM »
Here is a better whisky.



After all, it is your birthday.  Internet splurge!
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« Reply #15397 on: May 02, 2013, 07:13:57 AM »
A good haircut can do wonders for one's mood. :)

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #15398 on: May 02, 2013, 08:17:08 AM »
Here is a better whisky.



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Awww, thanks! :)

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #15399 on: May 02, 2013, 12:40:52 PM »
Happy birthday to me! I am 40 years in Earth-time, like a bottle of good whiskey. ;)

Missed this thread yesterday.  Happy belated birthday!  May God grant you many years!!

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #15400 on: May 02, 2013, 12:45:42 PM »
So many experts on whiskey here. I only ever drank Jack Daniels.

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #15401 on: May 02, 2013, 02:39:56 PM »
My husband is a whisky connoisseur. Mouth ulcers in this household get treated with cask-strength Aberlour gargles :D I can't stand the stuff, myself.
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« Reply #15402 on: May 02, 2013, 02:41:23 PM »
Yay for all the tasty beverages. Yay!

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #15403 on: May 02, 2013, 02:49:15 PM »
So many experts on whiskey here. I only ever drank Jack Daniels.
Try these if you find them:
http://www.highwest.com/
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« Reply #15404 on: May 02, 2013, 04:37:10 PM »
Alcohol is boring. I'd rather smoke. To be honest, if I could, I'd rather smoke marijuana, since it's the most harmless out of the bad habits. However, it has a strong social stigma attached to it and doesn't carry the classy, sophisticated reputation that whiskey or cigars have :(
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #15405 on: May 02, 2013, 05:08:32 PM »
A conversation with my best friend:

*out of the blue he starts this conversation*

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"Yes, I'm going to convert to it."

"Dude, what?! I'm going to die of laughter once you find the Lord."

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Oh well

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #15406 on: May 02, 2013, 05:09:32 PM »
Alcohol is boring.

You never used it, I see. Too bad you have to be 21 in the Land of the Free to drink alcohol.
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #15407 on: May 02, 2013, 05:15:07 PM »
So many experts on whiskey here. I only ever drank Jack Daniels.
Try these if you find them:
http://www.highwest.com/


I was going to the liquor store tomorrow anyway. I'll ask if they have it.

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« Reply #15408 on: May 02, 2013, 05:17:15 PM »
You know speakin of liquor, I totally forgot how awesome Pennsylvania's liquor laws are.
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« Reply #15409 on: May 02, 2013, 06:28:05 PM »
So many experts on whiskey here. I only ever drank Jack Daniels.
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I'm definitely far from being a connoisseur on whiskey.
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« Reply #15410 on: May 02, 2013, 06:33:22 PM »
You know speakin of liquor, I totally forgot how awesome Pennsylvania's liquor laws are.
Speaking of this and Jack Daniel's, did you guys know that the county that the JD distillery is in is a dry county?
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« Reply #15411 on: May 02, 2013, 07:11:34 PM »
A conversation with my best friend:

*out of the blue he starts this conversation*

"Ah, yes, Orthodoxy - you know about it?"

"Yes, I'm going to convert to it."

"Dude, what?! I'm going to die of laughter once you find the Lord."

"Future tense? Oh well..."

"You would be, like, the greatest hypocrite on earth"

Oh well

:-[

 ;D

You speak in English to your best friend? If not, can you write what was said in whatever forsaken tongue you use and why you chose to render that into English using the bolded word above?

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« Reply #15412 on: May 02, 2013, 08:25:54 PM »
I just found a bottle of High West Whiskey in my cabinet, I don't even remember buying/receiving it.  Tastes pretty good though.
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« Reply #15413 on: May 02, 2013, 09:44:10 PM »
Tastes pretty good though.
Oh crap I just remembered... Aaaaagh.  Lord have Mercy.
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« Reply #15414 on: May 02, 2013, 11:01:03 PM »
Alcohol is boring. I'd rather smoke. To be honest, if I could, I'd rather smoke marijuana, since it's the most harmless out of the bad habits. However, it has a strong social stigma attached to it and doesn't carry the classy, sophisticated reputation that whiskey or cigars have :(
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« Reply #15415 on: May 03, 2013, 01:16:47 AM »

You speak in English to your best friend? If not, can you write what was said in whatever forsaken tongue you use and why you chose to render that into English using the bolded word above?

Thanks.

The word was nou and is only used colloquially. It is comparable to the French word alors and the word 'like' is often quite comparable to those words.

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« Reply #15416 on: May 03, 2013, 04:21:05 AM »
::)

Kerdy, you always sound like a worried dad  :)
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« Reply #15417 on: May 03, 2013, 04:28:38 AM »
Tastes pretty good though.
Oh crap I just remembered... Aaaaagh.  Lord have Mercy.

You remembered what?

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« Reply #15418 on: May 03, 2013, 05:42:51 AM »
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Kerdy, you always sound like a worried dad  :)

Someone has to worry. ;D

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« Reply #15421 on: May 05, 2013, 03:10:31 AM »
Merry pascha
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« Reply #15422 on: May 05, 2013, 06:09:09 AM »
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« Reply #15423 on: May 05, 2013, 08:01:06 AM »
But the stranger that dwelleth with you shall be unto you as one born among you, and thou shalt love him as thyself; for ye were strangers in the land of Egypt: I am the LORD your God.
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« Reply #15424 on: May 05, 2013, 08:12:52 AM »
Feels good to be blue again.

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« Reply #15425 on: May 05, 2013, 08:14:40 AM »
But the stranger that dwelleth with you shall be unto you as one born among you, and thou shalt love him as thyself; for ye were strangers in the land of Egypt: I am the LORD your God.
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« Reply #15426 on: May 05, 2013, 10:17:17 AM »
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« Reply #15427 on: May 05, 2013, 10:18:30 AM »
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« Reply #15428 on: May 05, 2013, 11:26:37 AM »
Feels good to be blue again.

It's not easy being green. :P
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« Reply #15429 on: May 05, 2013, 08:06:08 PM »
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« Reply #15430 on: May 05, 2013, 08:18:35 PM »
I'm watching how they make yarn from an alpaca on PCN.

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« Reply #15431 on: May 06, 2013, 01:06:05 AM »
I'm watching how they make yarn from an alpaca on PCN.

I have no life.

We're buying alpaca for this purpose. Come, use your new found knowledge on our farm.

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« Reply #15432 on: May 06, 2013, 01:41:31 AM »
I'm watching how they make yarn from an alpaca on PCN.

I have no life.

We're buying alpaca for this purpose. Come, use your new found knowledge on our farm.
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« Reply #15433 on: May 06, 2013, 03:59:59 AM »
A good cider tastes so much better after a long dry spell. :)
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« Reply #15434 on: May 06, 2013, 04:34:49 AM »
A good cider tastes so much better after a long dry spell. :)

Cider? So early in the morning?