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    • joansgirl
    • By joansgirl 5th Apr 14, 6:17 AM
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    The Good Morning Thread
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    • 5th Apr 14, 6:17 AM
    The Good Morning Thread 5th Apr 14 at 6:17 AM
    Well, we've got a goodnight thread so let's have a good morning one as well.

    Good morning everybody
    Me and the dog have had our morning constitutional and shortly I shall be venturing forth to the big Tesco to do my fortnightly shop. When I get home I've got 3 hours work related admin and paperwork to do

    The weather here is a bit nippy but at least there's no fog.
    Last edited by joansgirl; 08-09-2015 at 9:31 PM.
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    • pollypenny
    • By pollypenny 8th Jul 18, 9:08 AM
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    pollypenny
    Good morning, all.

    I have a pair of Lidl 'crocs' for the garden. I usually forget, though and end up with dirty feet from pottering in sandals.

    Very lazy day yesterday, same in prospect today.
    Member #14 of SKI-ers club

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

    (Pity they are mangled by this autocorrect!)
    • onomatopoeia99
    • By onomatopoeia99 8th Jul 18, 9:54 AM
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    Morning all, looking like another beautiful day. Contemplating a 'barbecue' later with one of those £2 self-contained things which I still have from last summer.
    INTP, nerd, libertarian and scifi geek.
    Home is where my books are.
    • Sleazy
    • By Sleazy 8th Jul 18, 10:04 AM
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    Sleazy
    Morning all, looking like another beautiful day. Contemplating a 'barbecue' later with one of those £2 self-contained things which I still have from last summer.
    Originally posted by onomatopoeia99
    I've often wondered why there's often a Barbie Queue, but never a Ken Queue.

    Maybe it's because men are from Mars and Women are from Venus.
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    • Gloomendoom
    • By Gloomendoom 8th Jul 18, 10:36 AM
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    I've often wondered why there's often a Barbie Queue, but never a Ken Queue.

    Maybe it's because men are from Mars and Women are from Venus.
    Originally posted by Sleazy
    Mrs G does a very good barbie impression. I have a picture somewhere. She hates it.

    Found it...

    Never argue with stupid people, they will drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.” - Mark Twain
    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 8th Jul 18, 11:08 AM
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    Mrs G does a very good barbie impression. I have a picture somewhere. She hates it.

    Found it...

    Originally posted by Gloomendoom
    O.......k..........

    Now let's see your Ken impression photo.
    (I just lurve spiders! )
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    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 8th Jul 18, 11:30 AM
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    I've often wondered why there's often a Barbie Queue, but never a Ken Queue.

    Maybe it's because men are from Mars and Women are from Venus.
    Originally posted by Sleazy
    If you have to queue up to get into a lecture at University, is that a unique?

    Or at a computer fair..... a technique?
    At an art gallery.............a picturesque?
    At a comedy show..........a humoresque!
    At a museum.................a statuesque?
    At a camel market..........an arabesque?
    At a bottom-implant clinic.........a boutique?
    At a meteorologist convention.....a mystique?
    At a coca-cola convention...........a physique?
    At a dissidents' meeting ............an antique?
    At a religious service........a masque?
    At a twins' convention......a bisque?

    And the queue at the Complaints Department........... a pique?
    (Or is that the queue to get into the legumes tent at The Horticultural Show?)
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

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    • Flick216
    • By Flick216 8th Jul 18, 11:54 AM
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    Morning all! Just!

    They are my nails but with an acrylic overlay. Every year I have them all taken off and a new set of tips put on - so for about 3 month, I do have false nails. After that, they are mine.
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    • joansgirl
    • By joansgirl 8th Jul 18, 12:18 PM
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    I'm just going to say Hello as it's not morning and not really afternoon either

    Been busy deadheading plants and painting pots for the garden. Too hot to be outside now so kitchen cleaning it is
    Some people only exist as examples of what to avoid...
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    • Sleazy
    • By Sleazy 8th Jul 18, 12:24 PM
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    Sleazy
    If you have to queue up to get into a lecture at University, is that a unique?

    Or at a computer fair..... a technique?
    At an art gallery.............a picturesque?
    At a comedy show..........a humoresque!
    At a museum.................a statuesque?
    At a camel market..........an arabesque?
    At a bottom-implant clinic.........a boutique?
    At a meteorologist convention.....a mystique?
    At a coca-cola convention...........a physique?
    At a dissidents' meeting ............an antique?
    At a religious service........a masque?
    At a twins' convention......a bisque?

    And the queue at the Complaints Department........... a pique?
    (Or is that the queue to get into the legumes tent at The Horticultural Show?)
    Originally posted by Pyxis
    You missed a very important one ...

    At a Burly People's Convention ..... a Burlesque?
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    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 9th Jul 18, 6:55 AM
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    I was just wondering what the collective noun for swans might be.......it turns out to be a bevy or bank. (Or in flight, a wedge).

    I was disappointed........ I wanted it to be an elegance of swans.



    Good morning, little cygnets!





    No sign of the drought finishing.
    (I just lurve spiders! )
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    • Oakdene
    • By Oakdene 9th Jul 18, 8:10 AM
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    Bore da pawb!!


    Spent yesterday doing a few bits around the house & starting a little project using some left over pallet wood.


    Never knew that Pyx, though my favourite animal is called - a group of penguins in the water is called a 'raft' !!!8211; a group of penguins on land is called a 'waddle'.
    Dwy galon, un dyhead,
    Dwy dafod ond un iaith,
    Dwy raff yn cydio’n ddolen,
    Dau enaid ond un taith.


    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 9th Jul 18, 8:27 AM
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    Pyxis
    Bore da pawb!!


    Spent yesterday doing a few bits around the house & starting a little project using some left over pallet wood.


    Never knew that Pyx, though my favourite animal is called - a group of penguins in the water is called a 'raft' !!!8211; a group of penguins on land is called a 'waddle'.
    Originally posted by Oakdene
    Both very descriptive!
    Me likee.
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

    Her Greenliness Baroness Pyxis of the Alphabetty, Pinnacle of Peadom
    Founder Member: WIMPS ANONYMOUS
    I'm in a clique! It's a clique of one! It's a unique clique!
    • Oakdene
    • By Oakdene 9th Jul 18, 8:29 AM
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    Oakdene
    Both very descriptive!
    Me likee.
    Originally posted by Pyxis

    Me too, love the waddle one!!


    Good weekend trouble?
    Dwy galon, un dyhead,
    Dwy dafod ond un iaith,
    Dwy raff yn cydio’n ddolen,
    Dau enaid ond un taith.


    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 9th Jul 18, 8:47 AM
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    Pyxis
    Me too, love the waddle one!!


    Good weekend trouble?
    Originally posted by Oakdene
    Weekend trouble?
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

    Her Greenliness Baroness Pyxis of the Alphabetty, Pinnacle of Peadom
    Founder Member: WIMPS ANONYMOUS
    I'm in a clique! It's a clique of one! It's a unique clique!
    • Sleazy
    • By Sleazy 9th Jul 18, 8:48 AM
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    Sleazy
    Good morning Hominids.
    Hot and sticky night, so washed my hair this morning. All three.
    Today is decreed as 'Matelot Monday', so sailors best look out ......

    I matched a whole heap of confidential stuff in the garden incinerator yesterday. Went up in flames ...... I like setting fire to stuff.
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    • Oakdene
    • By Oakdene 9th Jul 18, 8:48 AM
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    Oakdene
    Weekend trouble?
    Originally posted by Pyxis
    You know what I mean....
    Dwy galon, un dyhead,
    Dwy dafod ond un iaith,
    Dwy raff yn cydio’n ddolen,
    Dau enaid ond un taith.


    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 9th Jul 18, 8:49 AM
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    Pyxis
    Good morning Hominids.
    Hot and sticky night, so washed my hair this morning. All three.
    Today is decreed as 'Matelot Monday', so sailors best look out ......

    I matched a whole heap of confidential stuff in the garden incinerator yesterday. Went up in flames ...... I like setting fire to stuff.
    Originally posted by Sleazy
    !!! Says the chap who until very recently, used to slay dragons!
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

    Her Greenliness Baroness Pyxis of the Alphabetty, Pinnacle of Peadom
    Founder Member: WIMPS ANONYMOUS
    I'm in a clique! It's a clique of one! It's a unique clique!
    • Flick216
    • By Flick216 9th Jul 18, 8:50 AM
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    Morning all!

    I have the landscapers in all week - finally! I have stocked up on biscuits, tea & coffee
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    Smoke me a kipper; I'll be back for breakfast
    • Pyxis
    • By Pyxis 9th Jul 18, 8:51 AM
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    Pyxis
    You know what I mean....
    Originally posted by Oakdene
    No idea! Really!
    (I just lurve spiders! )
    INFJ(Turbulent).

    Her Greenliness Baroness Pyxis of the Alphabetty, Pinnacle of Peadom
    Founder Member: WIMPS ANONYMOUS
    I'm in a clique! It's a clique of one! It's a unique clique!
    • onomatopoeia99
    • By onomatopoeia99 9th Jul 18, 8:51 AM
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    Morning all, another beautiful day
    INTP, nerd, libertarian and scifi geek.
    Home is where my books are.
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