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    • Glad
    • By Glad 3rd Jan 14, 6:38 PM
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    Glad
    Money Savers Arms CXXVI - serving beer, wine, soft drinks, tea, coffee - all welcome
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    • 3rd Jan 14, 6:38 PM
    Money Savers Arms CXXVI - serving beer, wine, soft drinks, tea, coffee - all welcome 3rd Jan 14 at 6:38 PM


    Good evening all

    and welcome to a brand new Arms

    a place to chill and chat

    for everyone



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    • Tipsntreats
    • By Tipsntreats 15th Oct 16, 12:50 AM
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    Tipsntreats
    Money, money, money
    Must be funny
    • Fruitcake
    • By Fruitcake 15th Oct 16, 12:50 AM
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    Fruitcake
    I have just been ordered to bed. Far too much to drink. I dedicated a song for you on Themes for life thread - kissing cousins. Heating? It is still warm here. Ah well time to retire, sorry Fruity. We will chat again. I hope you are well.
    Tips x
    Originally posted by Tipsntreats
    There was an Elvis Presley film called Kissing Cousins. I wonder if that is where the song is from.

    It's warm by here but not everyone is as hardy as us country folk.

    G'night m'dear. Take care and chats soonly.
    I married my cousin. I had to...
    I don't have a sister.

    All my screwdrivers are cordless.
    "You're Safety Is My Primary Concern Dear" - Laks
    • Fruitcake
    • By Fruitcake 15th Oct 16, 1:40 AM
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    Fruitcake
    How much did you spend on your bird food?
    Originally posted by Lakshmi7

    It was on special offer at tuppence a bag.
    I married my cousin. I had to...
    I don't have a sister.

    All my screwdrivers are cordless.
    "You're Safety Is My Primary Concern Dear" - Laks
    • Lakshmi7
    • By Lakshmi7 15th Oct 16, 1:45 AM
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    It was on special offer at tuppence a bag.
    Originally posted by Fruitcake
    That's an unheard of price these days.
    It is a scientific fact that your body will not absorb calories if you take it from another person's plate.
    Chocolate is the answer and I don't give a damn what
    the question is.
    • Fruitcake
    • By Fruitcake 15th Oct 16, 1:50 AM
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    Fruitcake
    That's an unheard of price these days.
    Originally posted by Lakshmi7
    Yes, the plastic bags alone cost 5p.

    Before we go any further, I would just like to say,

    It's rare these days, but today, just for a change, there are two in the Arms.


    I married my cousin. I had to...
    I don't have a sister.

    All my screwdrivers are cordless.
    "You're Safety Is My Primary Concern Dear" - Laks
    • Lakshmi7
    • By Lakshmi7 15th Oct 16, 1:52 AM
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    Lakshmi7
    Yes, the plastic bags alone cost 5p.

    Before we go any further, I would just like to say,

    It's rare these days, but today, just for a change, there are two in the Arms.


    Originally posted by Fruitcake
    You would have to bring your own.

    It is a scientific fact that your body will not absorb calories if you take it from another person's plate.
    Chocolate is the answer and I don't give a damn what
    the question is.
    • Fruitcake
    • By Fruitcake 15th Oct 16, 1:56 AM
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    Fruitcake
    You would have to bring your own.

    Originally posted by Lakshmi7
    My Dad brought home some promotional carrier bags from his work in the early seventies. I still have some of them and they are virtually indestructible.
    I married my cousin. I had to...
    I don't have a sister.

    All my screwdrivers are cordless.
    "You're Safety Is My Primary Concern Dear" - Laks
    • Lakshmi7
    • By Lakshmi7 15th Oct 16, 2:00 AM
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    Lakshmi7
    My Dad brought home some promotional carrier bags from his work in the early seventies. I still have some of them and they are virtually indestructible.
    Originally posted by Fruitcake
    I think they make plastic bags these days, that are designed to fall apart, before you get home.
    It is a scientific fact that your body will not absorb calories if you take it from another person's plate.
    Chocolate is the answer and I don't give a damn what
    the question is.
    • Fruitcake
    • By Fruitcake 15th Oct 16, 2:02 AM
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    Fruitcake
    I think they make plastic bags these days, that are designed to fall apart, before you get home.
    Originally posted by Lakshmi7
    ... so that your groceries fall out and you have to buy more.
    I married my cousin. I had to...
    I don't have a sister.

    All my screwdrivers are cordless.
    "You're Safety Is My Primary Concern Dear" - Laks
    • Fruitcake
    • By Fruitcake 15th Oct 16, 2:08 AM
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    Fruitcake
    They are very cunning.
    Originally posted by Lakshmi7
    I wonder if it is due to them having a cunning plan.

    I've just realised I have two of my Dad's carrier bags in my back pack with me right now. Spooky.
    Last edited by Fruitcake; 15-10-2016 at 2:23 AM.
    I married my cousin. I had to...
    I don't have a sister.

    All my screwdrivers are cordless.
    "You're Safety Is My Primary Concern Dear" - Laks
    • Fruitcake
    • By Fruitcake 15th Oct 16, 2:33 AM
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    Fruitcake
    I see that you have come prepared!!!
    Originally posted by Lakshmi7
    I put my shoes in one and my laundry in the other one inside my travel bag so they don't get the rest of my clothes dirty.

    By the way, I would also like to say that ...


    Transport has been arranged. TM.
    I married my cousin. I had to...
    I don't have a sister.

    All my screwdrivers are cordless.
    "You're Safety Is My Primary Concern Dear" - Laks
    • Lakshmi7
    • By Lakshmi7 15th Oct 16, 2:36 AM
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    Lakshmi7
    I put my shoes in one and my laundry in the other one inside my travel bag so they don't get the rest of my clothes dirty.

    By the way, I would also like to say that ...


    Transport has been arranged. TM.
    Originally posted by Fruitcake
    I like the fact that you know you are going to get dirty, before you leave the house.
    It is a scientific fact that your body will not absorb calories if you take it from another person's plate.
    Chocolate is the answer and I don't give a damn what
    the question is.
    • Fruitcake
    • By Fruitcake 15th Oct 16, 2:41 AM
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    Fruitcake
    I like the fact that you know you are going to get dirty, before you leave the house.
    Originally posted by Lakshmi7
    My Mother told me that from a very young age I was a dirt magnet.

    Anyway, I don't really like the idea of putting on clean clothes in the morning only for them to be whiffing of my previous day's socks.
    I married my cousin. I had to...
    I don't have a sister.

    All my screwdrivers are cordless.
    "You're Safety Is My Primary Concern Dear" - Laks
    • Lakshmi7
    • By Lakshmi7 15th Oct 16, 2:44 AM
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    Lakshmi7
    My Mother told me that from a very young age I was a dirt magnet.

    Anyway, I don't really like the idea of putting on clean clothes in the morning only for them to be whiffing of my previous day's socks.
    Originally posted by Fruitcake
    Just how whiffy do your socks get???
    It is a scientific fact that your body will not absorb calories if you take it from another person's plate.
    Chocolate is the answer and I don't give a damn what
    the question is.
    • Fruitcake
    • By Fruitcake 15th Oct 16, 2:48 AM
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    Fruitcake
    Just how whiffy do your socks get???
    Originally posted by Lakshmi7
    About a seven on the Whiffter scale. How about yours?
    I married my cousin. I had to...
    I don't have a sister.

    All my screwdrivers are cordless.
    "You're Safety Is My Primary Concern Dear" - Laks
    • Fruitcake
    • By Fruitcake 15th Oct 16, 2:55 AM
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    Fruitcake
    Much lower than that!!!
    Originally posted by Lakshmi7
    Actually mine aren't as bad now that I hardly ever wear toetectors anymore. I think I have only worn socks about three times since June. I normally wear sandals outside and go barefoot indoors at home.
    I married my cousin. I had to...
    I don't have a sister.

    All my screwdrivers are cordless.
    "You're Safety Is My Primary Concern Dear" - Laks
    • Lakshmi7
    • By Lakshmi7 15th Oct 16, 3:09 AM
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    Lakshmi7
    Actually mine aren't as bad now that I hardly ever wear toetectors anymore. I think I have only worn socks about three times since June. I normally wear sandals outside and go barefoot indoors at home.
    Originally posted by Fruitcake
    I like having bare feet indoors as well.

    A very real 5 minute warning .........................
    It is a scientific fact that your body will not absorb calories if you take it from another person's plate.
    Chocolate is the answer and I don't give a damn what
    the question is.
    • Fruitcake
    • By Fruitcake 15th Oct 16, 3:13 AM
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    Fruitcake
    I like having bare feet indoors as well.

    A very real 5 minute warning .........................
    Originally posted by Lakshmi7
    I suffer from restless leg syndrome and find that keeping my feet and legs cool reduces the problem a bit.

    As we are running late tonight I thought we should take flight, literally. I have even made sure we can take the weight of your ...




















    cuddly toys.

    I married my cousin. I had to...
    I don't have a sister.

    All my screwdrivers are cordless.
    "You're Safety Is My Primary Concern Dear" - Laks
    • Lakshmi7
    • By Lakshmi7 15th Oct 16, 3:16 AM
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    Lakshmi7
    I suffer from restless leg syndrome and find that keeping my feet and legs cool reduces the problem a bit.

    As we are running late tonight I thought we should take flight, literally. I have even made sure we can take the weight of your ...




    cuddly toys.

    Originally posted by Fruitcake
    Did you change your mind about what you were going to actually say?

    Night, I-Like-To-Fly-By-The-Seat-Of-My-Pants, Fruity!!!
    It is a scientific fact that your body will not absorb calories if you take it from another person's plate.
    Chocolate is the answer and I don't give a damn what
    the question is.
    • Fruitcake
    • By Fruitcake 15th Oct 16, 3:24 AM
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    Fruitcake
    Did you change your mind about what you were going to actually say?

    Night, I-Like-To-Fly-By-The-Seat-Of-My-Pants, Fruity!!!
    Originally posted by Lakshmi7
    Do you think I would admit it if I had?

    It's usually me that forgets to put on trouserings.

    I think that aeroplane might be related to The Luggage.

    G'night m'dear. Take care.
    I married my cousin. I had to...
    I don't have a sister.

    All my screwdrivers are cordless.
    "You're Safety Is My Primary Concern Dear" - Laks
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