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The Alphabetty Happy Chatty thread

edited 30 November -1 at 12:00AM in The Money Savers Arms
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  • AlfieBlueAlfieBlue Forumite
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    Sleazy wrote: »
    I reckon you customised this for me, Alfie!

    Eyes
    Weight
    Eggs (Yep, eaten them again today).

    I probably sound brighter than I feel. Apart from my eyes, this bug is not getting better. I was warned to expect immune system problems, hence my recent and continuing large doses of vitamin D.


    images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTuAl1tZwdcvrbbnZun5UR0pYMETrrJYosL7ELueuS8UXOdJgfX


    Hope you start to feel better soon Sleazy. :A


    I'm just relaxing now & waiting for my son to arrive. We've got
    an early'ish start tomorrow morning - cat is now getting mighty
    suspicious! :eek: :rotfl::rotfl: She's always very vocal in the
    car. :D


    Pyxis wrote: »
    World Egg Day?..........



    Alfie, you missed this classic........


    "For centuries, eggs have played a major role in feeding families
    around the globe. They are an unbeatable package when it comes
    to versatility and top-quality protein at a very affordable price. "


    Not much good for scrambled eggs or omelettes, then. :(


    Hahahahaha :rotfl::rotfl::rotfl:


    Poor weeny eggs! oeuf.gifoeuf.gif


    Pyxis wrote: »

    No bra day? :eek: :eek:

    Having said that, I have a problem with bras at the moment. When I previously lost weight, I gave away all my 'bigger' bras, and bought a load of new ones in a smaller size. Over the last year, as you know, due to being ill a lot, the weight's gone on, but I refuse to buy bigger bras yet again, when I've got millions of smaller ones that are perfectly good, especially as this weight is going to go!

    The trouble is, if I have one on all day, it really digs in and is uncomfortable, so if I'm not going out, I don't put one on.

    There's no way I'd face the world, though, without me reinforcements! :rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl:



    Love the look/sound of the Kiwi berries. I've never heard of
    them before now!



    Snap, snap, snap & twang - same as you re bras (or brassieres as
    mum used to call them! :p) :rotfl:



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    Talking of bras - found the following interesting article ....


    The term brassiere was used by the Evening Herald in Syracuse,
    New York, in 1893. It gained wider acceptance in 1904 when the
    DeBevoise Company used it in their advertising copy—although the
    word is actually Norman French for a child's undershirt. In French,
    it is called a soutien-gorge (literally, "throat-supporter")


    :eek: :rotfl::rotfl::rotfl:


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    During the 1940s and 1950s, the sweater girl became fashionable,
    supported by a bullet bra (known also as a torpedo or cone bra)



    :rotfl::rotfl:


    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bra



    Well, had better love you and leave you, son's just messaged
    me, he'll be here soon.


    Have a brilliant weekend, behave yourselves :p & I'll catch up
    with you Wednesday. Might be hovering in the forum Tuesday
    evening, preparing my post for the morning. Be gooooood!


    Alfie xxx bye-smiley.gif?1292867562
    MILITARY WIVES CHOIRS
    HELP for HEROES
    <3
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    Have a great time Alfie!
  • PyxisPyxis Forumite
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    Have a lovely time, Alfie!

    We shall miss you!
    (I just lurve spiders!)
    INFJ(Turbulent).
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    I'm in a clique! It's a clique of one! It's a unique clique!
    I love :eek:



  • [Deleted User][Deleted User]
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    Alfie, we are missing you already ..... please to come back soon and save zis 'mumble Frenchman from ze clutches of ze blangry blackbir...

    Auto moron is behavin' funny today, but mumble Frenchman is appropriately for zis matter descripting moi during mon activitès ce jour.
  • PyxisPyxis Forumite
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    Safe journey, Alfie....don't get blown off the road! :eek:

    Sounds like it will be warm tomorrow! Enjoy!





    I can't work out what the bl of blangry is.
    (I just lurve spiders!)
    INFJ(Turbulent).
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    Founder Member: 'WIMPS ANONYMOUS' and 'VICTIMS of the RANDOM HEDGEHOG'
    I'm in a clique! It's a clique of one! It's a unique clique!
    I love :eek:



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    Pyxis wrote: »
    Safe journey, Alfie....don't get blown off the road! :eek:

    Sounds like it will be warm tomorrow! Enjoy!

    I can't work out what the bl of blangry is.

    Bl = First part of the word 'Blackbird'
    Angry = synonym of 'cross'
    User who is 'Blangry' is therefore cross and has avatar of Blackbird.

    My talons are clearly wasted here .... :rotfl:
  • PyxisPyxis Forumite
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    :(I punned on another thread, but it got totally missed. :(:(:(


    I was talking about Gyles Brandreth and I said:

    I think Gyles' sense of humour is great. I saw him on QI the other week, and he stole the show......cracked me up! He's a good egg. Can't be beaten.


    But they all missed it. :(:(
    (I just lurve spiders!)
    INFJ(Turbulent).
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    I love :eek:



  • [Deleted User][Deleted User]
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    You ok after your flu jab?
    Eyes finally starting to feel a bit better today.
  • PyxisPyxis Forumite
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    Sleazy wrote: »
    You ok after your flu jab?
    Eyes finally starting to feel a bit better today.

    Yes, fine! I'd forgotten all about it. I had another appointment across town straight after it, and then went to Homebase, then did a few other things. Then when I got home, I hadn't eaten all day, so I cooked.


    Apparently it's a quadruple jab this year.

    There was something on the news recently about a breakthrough having been made to provide a one-off vaccine for flu, but I don't know how long it will take to roll out.
    (I just lurve spiders!)
    INFJ(Turbulent).
    Her Greenliness Baroness Pyxis of the Alphabetty, Pinnacle of Peadom and Official Brainbox
    Founder Member: 'WIMPS ANONYMOUS' and 'VICTIMS of the RANDOM HEDGEHOG'
    I'm in a clique! It's a clique of one! It's a unique clique!
    I love :eek:



  • [Deleted User][Deleted User]
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    Hello and a happy weekend Alphabetty's.
    Windy and sunny here although it did rain earlier.

    I feel a lot better (bug and eye) now, so happy as can be expected.

    Bought a jacket 1/2 price in Sainsbury's which I needed and am pleased with. Just shared a bottle of rose with Mme. so wagon not scheduled to stop here today. In Alfie's abscence :(, I shall have an extra glass of red for her later :).

    For Pyxis - Where are you? Hope that you are ok.
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