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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21015 on: May 29, 2014, 05:04:54 PM »
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21016 on: May 29, 2014, 09:40:05 PM »
My avatar has disappeared from my home page/the forum index page. Odd.
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21017 on: May 29, 2014, 10:23:26 PM »
I (still) see you!
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« Reply #21018 on: May 29, 2014, 11:27:54 PM »
What a relief! I can see it too in threads, just not up at the top of the page next to my screen name and how long I've been logged in. In fact, it's not even displaying how long I've been logged in anymore. It just says: Hello ZealousZeal.
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21019 on: May 30, 2014, 12:16:39 AM »
Time to try the "meme" thing:
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21020 on: May 30, 2014, 12:28:20 AM »
In the early church they took it... home  :angel:
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« Reply #21021 on: May 30, 2014, 01:27:32 AM »
Not to mention how uncomplexed they were towards things like love and eros in the early church. After all, if you read the Bible for what it is in itself, you realize that it has nothing to do with most of what people have created in parallel (claiming it is "in The Bible").
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21022 on: May 30, 2014, 01:31:15 AM »
I think music like Barry White's should mention that it's only for women (or gay people).

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21023 on: May 30, 2014, 02:49:46 AM »
What a relief! I can see it too in threads, just not up at the top of the page next to my screen name and how long I've been logged in. In fact, it's not even displaying how long I've been logged in anymore. It just says: Hello ZealousZeal.

There's a square button on the upper right of the index page, next to the date and time, and below the words "Simple Machines Forum". Clicking on it will maximize or minimize that section which includes your avatar and time logged on.  :)
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21024 on: May 30, 2014, 08:01:52 AM »
I think music like Barry White's should mention that it's only for women (or gay people).

Did you accidentally listen to him?  Drawn in by his voice? :D
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21025 on: May 30, 2014, 11:08:18 AM »
What a relief! I can see it too in threads, just not up at the top of the page next to my screen name and how long I've been logged in. In fact, it's not even displaying how long I've been logged in anymore. It just says: Hello ZealousZeal.

There's a square button on the upper right of the index page, next to the date and time, and below the words "Simple Machines Forum". Clicking on it will maximize or minimize that section which includes your avatar and time logged on.  :)

Success!! Thank you.  :)
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21026 on: May 30, 2014, 08:46:40 PM »
I will be chrismated on Pentecost.
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21027 on: May 30, 2014, 09:51:46 PM »
I will be chrismated on Pentecost.

Congratulations! Make sure you have lots of pictures taken and share them with us!
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« Reply #21028 on: May 30, 2014, 10:01:40 PM »


Congratulations! Make sure you have lots of pictures taken and share them with us!
Thanks!
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21029 on: May 30, 2014, 10:08:47 PM »
Indeed, congrats, and may God grant you many years!
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21030 on: May 30, 2014, 10:12:57 PM »
I just realized that ill be missing my parish's slava because ill be in pittsburgh the wrong week

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21031 on: May 30, 2014, 10:17:12 PM »
Is there ever a wrong time to be in Pittsburgh, really?  :P  :angel:
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21032 on: May 30, 2014, 10:18:52 PM »
Is there ever a wrong time to be in Pittsburgh, really?  :P  :angel:

considering im missing my church slava by one week, yup :-P

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21033 on: May 30, 2014, 10:29:01 PM »
It seems to me that the problem is not being in Pittsburgh at the wrong time, but rather not being in Pittsburgh enough of the time. Solution: move to the 'Burgh!  :angel:
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« Reply #21034 on: May 30, 2014, 10:38:16 PM »
It seems to me that the problem is not being in Pittsburgh at the wrong time, but rather not being in Pittsburgh enough of the time. Solution: move to the 'Burgh!  :angel:

When are you going to then? Really, not much there other than overpriced and mediocre food and Steeler swag.

The people are friendly and the drivers friendlier, but that is about it.
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21035 on: May 30, 2014, 10:40:52 PM »
I would never live in a city that large.
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« Reply #21036 on: May 30, 2014, 10:46:40 PM »
I would never live in a city that large.

It's hard to describe as a city. It more a collection of strip malls cut into a few large hills. Oh, bridges.

But truly some of the friendliest people I've ever seen outside the south.
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21037 on: May 30, 2014, 11:45:22 PM »
...

The people are friendly and the drivers friendlier, but that is about it.

Ah the Pittsburgh left.
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21038 on: May 31, 2014, 05:46:55 PM »
I had such a great day planting beautiful flowers with my mom.
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21039 on: May 31, 2014, 07:55:25 PM »
I had such a great day planting beautiful flowers with my mom.

Good for you!  Gardening is fun. :)
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21040 on: May 31, 2014, 10:00:50 PM »
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The people are friendly and the drivers friendlier, but that is about it.

Ah the Pittsburgh left.

(Left turn, that is.)
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21041 on: May 31, 2014, 10:01:11 PM »
I had such a great day planting beautiful flowers with my mom.

What could be lovelier.
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21042 on: May 31, 2014, 10:08:07 PM »
I had such a great day planting beautiful flowers with my mom.

What could be lovelier.

Honestly, sometimes I feel much closer to God when I'm in the thick of nature as opposed to in a church.
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21043 on: May 31, 2014, 10:13:19 PM »
I had such a great day planting beautiful flowers with my mom.

What could be lovelier.

Honestly, sometimes I feel much closer to God when I'm in the thick of nature as opposed to in a church.
I usually just feel bugs swarming around my head.
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21044 on: May 31, 2014, 10:17:32 PM »
I had such a great day planting beautiful flowers with my mom.

What could be lovelier.

Honestly, sometimes I feel much closer to God when I'm in the thick of nature as opposed to in a church.
I usually just feel bugs swarming around my head.

Luckily I didn't encounter anything but ants today. I love gardening but spiders usually send me screaming into the house with limbs flailing wildly.
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« Reply #21045 on: May 31, 2014, 10:22:11 PM »
I had such a great day planting beautiful flowers with my mom.

What could be lovelier.

Honestly, sometimes I feel much closer to God when I'm in the thick of nature as opposed to in a church.
I usually just feel bugs swarming around my head.

Luckily I didn't encounter anything but ants today. I love gardening but spiders usually send me screaming into the house with limbs flailing wildly.
Crawling bugs are ok, but gnats, mosquitos and other flying insects just creep me out.  I had a house fly go into my eye once and I've been creeped out ever since.
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« Reply #21046 on: May 31, 2014, 10:34:37 PM »
I had such a great day planting beautiful flowers with my mom.

What could be lovelier.

Honestly, sometimes I feel much closer to God when I'm in the thick of nature as opposed to in a church.
I usually just feel bugs swarming around my head.

Luckily I didn't encounter anything but ants today. I love gardening but spiders usually send me screaming into the house with limbs flailing wildly.
I prune, pot, water and trick people into buying rose bushes as a part time gig .

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« Reply #21047 on: May 31, 2014, 11:03:13 PM »
I had such a great day planting beautiful flowers with my mom.

What could be lovelier.

Honestly, sometimes I feel much closer to God when I'm in the thick of nature as opposed to in a church.
I usually just feel bugs swarming around my head.

Luckily I didn't encounter anything but ants today. I love gardening but spiders usually send me screaming into the house with limbs flailing wildly.
I prune, pot, water and trick people into buying rose bushes as a part time gig .

Trick?
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21048 on: May 31, 2014, 11:40:51 PM »
I had such a great day planting beautiful flowers with my mom.

What could be lovelier.

Honestly, sometimes I feel much closer to God when I'm in the thick of nature as opposed to in a church.
I usually just feel bugs swarming around my head.

Luckily I didn't encounter anything but ants today. I love gardening but spiders usually send me screaming into the house with limbs flailing wildly.
I prune, pot, water and trick people into buying rose bushes as a part time gig .

I was pricked by a rose thorn this morning. I pulled the thorn out and it still really hurts.
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21049 on: June 01, 2014, 12:00:38 AM »
I had such a great day planting beautiful flowers with my mom.

What could be lovelier.

Honestly, sometimes I feel much closer to God when I'm in the thick of nature as opposed to in a church.
I usually just feel bugs swarming around my head.

It's a matter of what you're used to. Seasoned country-dwellers notice bugs much less, cope with them much better. We took my little three-year-old daughter to a state park today and she was frantic at one point, what with the bugs, tall grass, uneven ground ... :) Growing up in the sticks, I was pretty amused by her concerns.
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« Reply #21050 on: June 01, 2014, 12:01:17 AM »
I had such a great day planting beautiful flowers with my mom.

What could be lovelier.

Honestly, sometimes I feel much closer to God when I'm in the thick of nature as opposed to in a church.

What is Church but an icon of paradise?
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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21051 on: June 01, 2014, 02:20:32 PM »
So according to gameswithwords.org my English is influenced by Welsh, Singaporean and South African dialects. Pretty random.
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« Reply #21052 on: June 01, 2014, 03:16:51 PM »
So according to gameswithwords.org my English is influenced by Welsh, Singaporean and South African dialects. Pretty random.

My English is apparently influenced by Canadian English, Irish and Scottish. Interestingly enough, the quiz guessed that my native language was either English or Finnish.
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« Reply #21053 on: June 01, 2014, 03:29:54 PM »
So according to gameswithwords.org my English is influenced by Welsh, Singaporean and South African dialects. Pretty random.

My English is apparently influenced by Canadian English, Irish and Scottish. Interestingly enough, the quiz guessed that my native language was either English or Finnish.

The quiz guessed that my native langeage was either Spanish or English. I do like WRO but I didn't know I was this Latin.

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« Reply #21054 on: June 01, 2014, 03:32:47 PM »
Their guess at my English dialect...

1. American (Standard)
2. Canadian
3. US Black Vernacular / Ebonics
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« Reply #21055 on: June 01, 2014, 06:55:07 PM »
Dialect:
1. Canadian
2. American (Standard)
3. Australian

Native language:
1. English
2. Dutch
3. Russian

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Re: Random Postings
« Reply #21056 on: June 01, 2014, 08:06:46 PM »
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« Reply #21057 on: June 01, 2014, 08:09:03 PM »
your Surname reminds me of dessert....

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« Reply #21058 on: June 01, 2014, 10:29:10 PM »
For some reason I never knew there was anything related with dessert and my last name until an Orthodox monk mentioned it to me.  :angel:  8)
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« Reply #21059 on: June 01, 2014, 10:33:12 PM »
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