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« on: 31/08/2008 23:50:07 »
I recall this word from a Greek speaking teacher long ago, but wish I paid attention, So what does pathos mean?


 

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« Reply #1 on: 31/08/2008 23:53:19 »
Actually I found it in wikipedia  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pathos
 

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« Reply #2 on: 03/09/2008 20:43:23 »
EEH, I remember pathos. We had lots of it when I was a kid. You don't get pathos like that these days. The youth of today just don't know the meaning of the word pathos or irony!
 

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« Reply #3 on: 03/09/2008 21:44:50 »
EEH, I remember pathos. We had lots of it when I was a kid. You don't get pathos like that these days. The youth of today just don't know the meaning of the word pathos or irony!

is this because you're a crap actor ?  ;D

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The term is commonly used by critics, especially in positive reference to the dramatic performances of actors.
 

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« Reply #4 on: 03/09/2008 21:47:58 »
I did once play the part of a piece of crap once. I stank!
 

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« Reply #5 on: 03/09/2008 21:50:15 »
I did once play the part of a piece of crap once. I stank!

DOH !!..LOL
 

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« Reply #6 on: 03/09/2008 22:00:03 »
I'm finding the threads are all taking on an anal quality. Can you explain this Neil?
 

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« Reply #7 on: 03/09/2008 22:02:00 »
Why, yes..yes I can !
 

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« Reply #8 on: 03/09/2008 22:12:51 »
and? *flex cane and looks stern*
 

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« Reply #9 on: 03/09/2008 22:13:48 »
and? *flex cane and looks stern*


ooooh !! I might prefer the punishment !!
 

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« Reply #10 on: 03/09/2008 22:16:53 »
On this forum there are lots of thesis
It's subliminal to think of feces !
 

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« Reply #11 on: 03/09/2008 22:17:57 »
*Chops sheepy into kebab size pieces and sticks them onto cane before BBQing for 15mins*
 

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« Reply #12 on: 03/09/2008 22:21:59 »
LOL...Wait Neily.. Hold the fire Sharon... Payback Neily, is divine...! Did you and Daniel once say to me..."Spit Roast??"  ;D ;D Yes ... Yes Indeed I believe that was the term! ;D  LOL......Spit Roast we will have! [:I] [:I]
 

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« Reply #13 on: 03/09/2008 22:25:57 »
*Chops sheepy into kebab size pieces and sticks them onto cane before BBQing for 15mins*

I've gone to pieces,
Describing feces
Like Moby Dick to Capn Ahab
I'm about to become a shish Kebab !
 

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« Reply #14 on: 03/09/2008 22:26:39 »
LOL...Wait Neily.. Hold the fire Sharon... Payback Neily, is divine...! Did you and Daniel once say to me..."Spit Roast??"  ;D ;D Yes ... Yes Indeed I believe that was the term! ;D  LOL......Spit Roast we will have! [:I] [:I]

Spit Roast ?...moi ?....sorry....can't talk with my mouth full !!
 

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« Reply #15 on: 03/09/2008 22:31:43 »
LOL...Wait Neily.. Hold the fire Sharon... Payback Neily, is divine...! Did you and Daniel once say to me..."Spit Roast??"  ;D ;D Yes ... Yes Indeed I believe that was the term! ;D  LOL......Spit Roast we will have! [:I] [:I]



Spit Roast ?...moi ?....sorry....can't talk with my mouth full !!

  LOL... Indeed it is!! LOL... Yes Yes yes I believe That was the term as my memory recalls... You Guys crack me up!
 

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« Reply #16 on: 04/09/2008 03:57:00 »
... You Guys crack me up!

Oh NO!, we are going anal again - please refrain. Try to remember that this is a family-oriented forum, you know.
 

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« Reply #17 on: 04/09/2008 06:36:21 »
lol....lol... nice to see you ...JimBob!
 

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« Reply #18 on: 04/09/2008 09:54:40 »
Pathos - wasn't he one of the Three Musketeers?
 

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« Reply #19 on: 04/09/2008 11:20:09 »
Artameous or close to that! or Artemous
Dartagnion (similar spelling)
maybe Ethos or similar.. I can't remember
 

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« Reply #20 on: 04/09/2008 13:15:13 »
... You Guys crack me up!

Oh NO!, we are going anal again - please refrain. Try to remember that this is a family-oriented forum, you know.

What have families from the Orient got to do with it ?....This forum is open to families form all parts of the world !..so there !!

*sticks tongue out and blows raspberry*..brrrrlflflflrrrllrlflffp !!
 

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« Reply #21 on: 04/09/2008 13:17:22 »
Pathos - wasn't he one of the Three Musketeers?

Wasn't it , Arsess, Scratchess, and  Pileuss ?..or was it Fartonion ?
 

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« Reply #22 on: 04/09/2008 13:18:07 »
lol....lol... nice to see you ...JimBob!

speak for yourself !
Clearly he's been allowed out for a while !
 

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« Reply #23 on: 04/09/2008 22:24:56 »
lol....lol... nice to see you ...JimBob!

speak for yourself !
Clearly he's been allowed out for a while !

At least I behave myself in public, unlike a transvestiticly inclined ewe of which I can think -  and refer to if he gets uppity or mouthy.
 

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