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    • SamsReturn
    • By SamsReturn 16th Mar 17, 10:17 AM
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    Before i die ........
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    • 16th Mar 17, 10:17 AM
    Before i die ........ 16th Mar 17 at 10:17 AM
    A few miles away from me, in St Helens, 'Art in Liverpool' have done a public art on the side of an old building and have invited people to join in.
    They've started it with the sentence ...... "Before i die, i want to"
    I think i'd finish it by saying ........ Before i die i want to fall in love.
    They've supplied the chalk, what will you write ?

    Sorry i can't do a link, perhaps someone can find it.
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    • Fruitcake
    • By Fruitcake 16th Mar 17, 10:50 AM
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    • 16th Mar 17, 10:50 AM
    A few miles away from me, in St Helens, 'Art in Liverpool' have done a public art on the side of an old building and have invited people to join in.
    They've started it with the sentence ...... "Before i die, i want to"
    I think i'd finish it by saying ........ Before i die i want to fall in love.
    They've supplied the chalk, what will you write ?

    Sorry i can't do a link, perhaps someone can find it.
    Originally posted by SamsReturn
    Quote the link but change http to hxxp so that someone else can change it back to a live link.
    Last edited by Fruitcake; 16-03-2017 at 11:01 AM.
    I married my cousin. I had to...
    I don't have a sister.

    All my screwdrivers are cordless.
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    • koexelek
    • By koexelek 16th Mar 17, 10:57 AM
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    .. find the secret of eternal life
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    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 16th Mar 17, 10:58 AM
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    • 16th Mar 17, 10:58 AM





    http://www.artinliverpool.com/events/no-6-church-square-st-helens-die-candy-chang/


    That sounds really good. I hope they extend it to other cities here. Apparently it's been done in various places around the world.


    I love yours, Sam!

    Actually, that'd probably be mine, too!

    Or perhaps I'd amend it to "......... I want to be loved".
    Last edited by Pyxis; 16-03-2017 at 11:03 AM.
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

    Her Greenliness Baroness Pyxis of the Alphabetty, P.P..
    ¥ ¥ ¥
    X ~O
    • fairy lights
    • By fairy lights 16th Mar 17, 11:06 AM
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    • 16th Mar 17, 11:06 AM
    People always give such generic, clich!d answers to questions like that.
    I bet there are a dozen "before I die, I want to LIVE!!! <3 " 's up there.


    Before I die, I want to sit in a bathtub filled with each and every one of the 57 different Heinz varieties.
    • Fruitcake
    • By Fruitcake 16th Mar 17, 11:16 AM
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    • 16th Mar 17, 11:16 AM
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    Live a long and happy life. (So far so good.)

    The BID board from Constance, Lake Constance, Germany.

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    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
    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 16th Mar 17, 11:16 AM
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    • 16th Mar 17, 11:16 AM
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    • 16th Mar 17, 11:16 AM
    People always give such generic, clich!d answers to questions like that.
    I bet there are a dozen "before I die, I want to LIVE!!! <3 " 's up there.


    Before I die, I want to sit in a bathtub filled with each and every one of the 57 different Heinz varieties.
    Originally posted by fairy lights
    That could be arranged..................I'm sure Heinz would oblige, especially if they were allowed to film and publicise you doing it!
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

    Her Greenliness Baroness Pyxis of the Alphabetty, P.P..
    ¥ ¥ ¥
    X ~O
    • kingfisherblue
    • By kingfisherblue 16th Mar 17, 11:38 AM
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    I fell in love once Sam, but it didn't last on his part. Twelve years on, I can safely say that I no longer love my ex, but I'll never regret the time we spent together (nineteen years - I was only 17 when we met). I'd like to fall in love again one day, but don't get much chance to meet anyone. I'm busy with my family and with my voluntary work, which keeps me sane!
    • Mandelbrot
    • By Mandelbrot 16th Mar 17, 11:40 AM
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    • 16th Mar 17, 11:40 AM
    What colour chalk would YOU use?

    I'd use orange ... it matches my nose ...
    • Fruitcake
    • By Fruitcake 16th Mar 17, 11:48 AM
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    What colour chalk would YOU use?

    I'd use orange ... it matches my nose ...
    Originally posted by Mandelbrot
    A whiter shade of pale ...
    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
    • Tipsntreats
    • By Tipsntreats 16th Mar 17, 12:11 PM
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    Pink chalk - I want to meet Sam, and give him a hug.
    Money, money, money
    Must be funny
    • Tarry
    • By Tarry 16th Mar 17, 5:14 PM
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    I want to see more of France.
    Last edited by Tarry; 17-03-2017 at 4:03 PM. Reason: because it was morbid.
    The Very Right Honourable Lady Tarry of the Alphabetty thread

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    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 16th Mar 17, 5:16 PM
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    (((((((((Tarry))))))))))))




    Before I die I want to hold a meteorite.
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

    Her Greenliness Baroness Pyxis of the Alphabetty, P.P..
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    X ~O
    • pollypenny
    • By pollypenny 16th Mar 17, 5:50 PM
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    Before I die ............. I want to fly business class, long haul.

    I'm embarrassed that it's so materialistic.

    Oh, Sam and Pyxis, we love you both!
    Member #14 of SKI-ers club

    Words, words, they're all we have to go by!.

    (Pity they are mangled by this autocorrect!)
    • DigForVictory
    • By DigForVictory 16th Mar 17, 5:58 PM
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    I want to learn to ride sidesaddle & maybe even jump a five bar gate, in the full & proper clothing. (Veil, habit etc & not in the least like a nun!)
    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 16th Mar 17, 6:00 PM
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    Pyxis
    Before I die ............. I want to fly business class, long haul.

    I'm embarrassed that it's so materialistic.

    Oh, Sam and Pyxis, we love you both!
    Originally posted by pollypenny
    ((((((((Pollypenny)))))))))
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

    Her Greenliness Baroness Pyxis of the Alphabetty, P.P..
    ¥ ¥ ¥
    X ~O
    • Sleazy
    • By Sleazy 16th Mar 17, 6:44 PM
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    What colour chalk would YOU use?

    I'd use orange ... it matches my nose ...
    Originally posted by Mandelbrot
    Are you Dutch?
    • suki1964
    • By suki1964 16th Mar 17, 6:58 PM
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    suki1964
    Before I die ............. I want to fly business class, long haul.

    I'm embarrassed that it's so materialistic.

    Oh, Sam and Pyxis, we love you both!
    Originally posted by pollypenny
    Ive quit smoking to enable us to do that. BC to Perth. Either next year or 2018, or it pays for the divorce
    • The Last Username
    • By The Last Username 16th Mar 17, 7:00 PM
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    .... I would like to see a ban on all "Before I die..." boards!



    Yes yes yes, I know ..................
    "I'm not afraid of dying. I just don't want to be there when it happens."
    Spike Milligan
    • tensandunits
    • By tensandunits 16th Mar 17, 7:01 PM
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    A few miles away from me, in St Helens, 'Art in Liverpool' have done a public art on the side of an old building and have invited people to join in.
    They've started it with the sentence ...... "Before i die, i want to"
    I think i'd finish it by saying ........ Before i die i want to fall in love.
    They've supplied the chalk, what will you write ?

    Sorry i can't do a link, perhaps someone can find it.
    Originally posted by SamsReturn
    We've got them down here in Sussex, too. Maybe it's a nationwide thing?
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