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    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 12th Jul 17, 9:03 AM
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    Deep Thoughts..........
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    • 12th Jul 17, 9:03 AM
    Deep Thoughts.......... 12th Jul 17 at 9:03 AM
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    I was thinking..........

    If you start a club for loners, would anyone turn up?










    Have you had any Deep Thoughts lately?
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

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    • elsien
    • By elsien 12th Jul 17, 9:05 AM
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    Saw the title and thought mucky films.
    Then I realised that was something else entirely.
    All shall be well, and all shall be well, and all manner of things shall be well.

    Pedant alert - it's could have, not could of.
    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 12th Jul 17, 9:12 AM
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    • 12th Jul 17, 9:12 AM
    Saw the title and thought mucky films.
    Then I realised that was something else entirely.
    Originally posted by elsien
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

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    • fairy lights
    • By fairy lights 12th Jul 17, 9:35 AM
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    • 12th Jul 17, 9:35 AM
    Saw the title and thought mucky films.
    Then I realised that was something else entirely.
    Originally posted by elsien
    You mean an educational documentary about composting?
    • Murphybear
    • By Murphybear 12th Jul 17, 9:37 AM
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    • 12th Jul 17, 9:37 AM
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    • 12th Jul 17, 9:37 AM
    .

    I was thinking..........

    If you start a club for loners, would anyone turn up?









    Have you had any Deep Thoughts lately?
    Originally posted by Pyxis

    Isn't that the supercomputer in Hitch hikers Guide to the Galaxy
    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 12th Jul 17, 9:50 AM
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    Isn't that the supercomputer in Hitch hikers Guide to the Galaxy
    Originally posted by Murphybear
    Yes, but I was thinking of Thoughts generated by your very own supercomputer!
    Aka your brain!
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

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    • Wizard of Id
    • By Wizard of Id 12th Jul 17, 11:18 AM
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    If a man decorates a room and there is no woman there to check it, has it been done correctly?
    Every man is innocent until proven broke.
    Cryin won't help you, prayin won't do you no good.

    Walk 2000 3000 miles in 2017 - 2986.4
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    • hunters
    • By hunters 12th Jul 17, 11:23 AM
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    • 12th Jul 17, 11:23 AM
    If a man decorates a room and there is no woman there to check it, has it been done correctly?
    Originally posted by Wizard of Id
    Probably not
    • Tipsntreats
    • By Tipsntreats 12th Jul 17, 11:24 AM
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    • 12th Jul 17, 11:24 AM
    I saw the inspiration for this thread Pyx.
    My only deep thoughts at the moment are what to write on my shopping list. Maybe later I can inspire something meaningful later - Sorry.
    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 12th Jul 17, 11:27 AM
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    If a man decorates a room and there is no woman there to check it, has it been done correctly?
    Originally posted by Wizard of Id
    Ummmmmm..............

    I saw the inspiration for this thread Pyx.
    My only deep thoughts at the moment are what to write on my shopping list. Maybe later I can inspire something meaningful later - Sorry.
    Originally posted by Tipsntreats
    Yes. Well, I hope you also saw my edited post and subsequent post?
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

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    • Tipsntreats
    • By Tipsntreats 12th Jul 17, 11:32 AM
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    Ummmmmm..............



    Yes. Well, I hope you also saw my edited post and subsequent post?
    Originally posted by Pyxis
    Yes, there is always one.
    The World can be a wonderful place if you look in the right direction.
    Is that OK Pyx?
    • Hedgehog99
    • By Hedgehog99 12th Jul 17, 11:34 AM
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    Getting back to the original question...

    Well, solitary bees and wasps make their solitary nest tubes near others of their species, so maybe loners would attend your social club (perhaps as a means of saving on heating or because their internet is down?), but sit on solo chairs around the sides of the room?

    One of my deep thoughts as a child was the belief that, when washing-up, water that had flowed across a sharp knife would itself in turn become "sharp" in some way and therefore you shouldn't let water flow off a knife and on to your hand (i.e. even though the knife itself didn't touch you, you could still get hurt).
    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 12th Jul 17, 11:44 AM
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    Pyxis
    Getting back to the original question...

    Well, solitary bees and wasps make their solitary nest tubes near others of their species, so maybe loners would attend your social club (perhaps as a means of saving on heating or because their internet is down?), but sit on solo chairs around the sides of the room?
    Originally posted by Hedgehog99
    mmmmmm. That might work.

    Or perhaps little booths, like at voting stations, so we don't have to make eye contact?

    So, the club could have mini sub-clubs within it?
    Inspired!

    One of my deep thoughts as a child was the belief that, when washing-up, water that had flowed across a sharp knife would itself in turn become "sharp" in some way and therefore you shouldn't let water flow off a knife and on to your hand (i.e. even though the knife itself didn't touch you, you could still get hurt).
    Originally posted by Hedgehog99
    You mean, it could impart its sharpness into the water as a medium for conducting sharpness?

    Then, if you put a sharp knife under water with blunt knives, it could sharpen all the other knives?

    Very MSE!
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

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    • cbrown372
    • By cbrown372 12th Jul 17, 11:51 AM
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    Yes, there is always one.
    The World can be a wonderful place if you look in the right direction.
    Is that OK Pyx?
    Originally posted by Tipsntreats
    Of course there is always one, wouldn't be a loners club if there was none??

    The world is a wonderful place, the problems are man made

    Off to walk in a forest to listen for trees falling.
    Its not that we have more patience as we grow older, its just that we're too tired to care about all the pointless drama
    • Hedgehog99
    • By Hedgehog99 12th Jul 17, 11:54 AM
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    You mean, it could impart its sharpness into the water as a medium for conducting sharpness?
    Precisely.

    Then, if you put a sharp knife under water with blunt knives, it could sharpen all the other knives?

    Very MSE!
    Originally posted by Pyxis
    ...or what if the sharp ones became blunt?
    • cbrown372
    • By cbrown372 12th Jul 17, 12:00 PM
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    ...or what if the sharp ones became blunt?
    Originally posted by Hedgehog99
    Get James to sing to the knives
    Its not that we have more patience as we grow older, its just that we're too tired to care about all the pointless drama
    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 12th Jul 17, 12:01 PM
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    Off to walk in a forest to listen for trees falling.
    Originally posted by cbrown372






    ...or what if the sharp ones became blunt?
    Originally posted by Hedgehog99
    Sort of like a reversed polarity, you mean?

    But then, if that were the case, your fingers could have had a reverse effect on the sharp knife you were washing up? Making it soft and squidgy?



    Get James to sing to the knives
    Originally posted by cbrown372
    That might send them straight down the plug hole, never to be seen again!
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

    Her Greenliness Baroness Pyxis of the Alphabetty, Pinnacle of Peadom
    Founder Member: WIMPS ANONYMOUS
    • puppypants
    • By puppypants 12th Jul 17, 1:27 PM
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    I couldn't hear whether the trees made a noise as they fell, because someone was playing blasted music!! x
    • tommix
    • By tommix 12th Jul 17, 7:51 PM
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    I often have deep thoughts about the 'mariana trench'...

    Particularly when I am standing in the shallow end of my local swimming baths.
    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 12th Jul 17, 7:57 PM
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    I often have deep thoughts about the 'mariana trench'...

    Particularly when I am standing in the shallow end of my local swimming baths.
    Originally posted by tommix
    Small steps, Tommix, small steps.



    Confucius he say:
    The dive into the great deep starts with toe in shallow end at Chelsea Baths.
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

    Her Greenliness Baroness Pyxis of the Alphabetty, Pinnacle of Peadom
    Founder Member: WIMPS ANONYMOUS
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