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« on: 16/01/2009 09:01:41 »
It's my birthday today; I'm off to the pub this evening for a beer to celebrate surviving this long; anyone want to join me?!

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« Reply #1 on: 16/01/2009 09:07:02 »
Happy birthday Chris! Obviously, I would love to come, but it's a bit of a trek from Freiburg! I shall drink a few schnapps as a toast to you instead, ok?

Alles Gute zum Geburtstag!

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« Reply #2 on: 16/01/2009 09:10:28 »
Happy Birthday Chris! :) :)
How old are you?  ???
 

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« Reply #3 on: 16/01/2009 09:28:11 »
Happy Birthday Chris!
 

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« Reply #4 on: 16/01/2009 10:59:23 »

Alles Gute zum Geburtstag!


Can he say that here?

Happy birthday, I'll stick a candle in a pint of Guinness and drink to your health.
 

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« Reply #5 on: 16/01/2009 11:12:58 »

Alles Gute zum Geburtstag!


Can he say that here?


Yes, "he" can! So, ner.
 

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« Reply #6 on: 16/01/2009 12:07:13 »
Happy Birthday Chris and have a good pint or two in your local pub tonight.
 

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« Reply #7 on: 16/01/2009 12:47:01 »

Alles Gute zum Geburtstag!


Can he say that here?


Yes, "he" can! So, ner.

In that case, I can say
 

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« Reply #8 on: 16/01/2009 16:14:07 »
Watch it buster, I am NOT that old !!!!

(nor that well preserved - those are hieroglyphics in perfect shape)

Oh, Happy Birthday, Chris!
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« Reply #9 on: 16/01/2009 17:37:49 »


Sorry I can't join you for a pint.
 

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« Reply #10 on: 16/01/2009 18:02:44 »
I'm on the stage, darling, tonight. Treading the boards dear. I will down several guinness's's's down the pub afterwards. I do it every friday but this time I'll think of you.
 

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« Reply #11 on: 16/01/2009 18:04:09 »
Here’s your birthday present Chris, your very own cartouche.

 

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« Reply #12 on: 16/01/2009 23:47:52 »
Congratulations on your survival.

Enjoy your beer.




(when you say 'the pub' I assume everyone in England knows which one you are talking about... I mean, how many pubs can you guys have? )
 

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« Reply #13 on: 17/01/2009 05:54:52 »
Hey Chris....

Hoping your Birthday was really nice and that you had a good time at the pub!

HAPPY HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!!!!!

YIPPEEEEEEEEEE YAYYYYYYYYYYYYY!!!!!!!
 

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« Reply #14 on: 17/01/2009 17:52:36 »
I wonder how bad his hangover is  :D
 

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« Reply #15 on: 18/01/2009 00:12:29 »
Here’s your birthday present Chris, your very own cartouche.



Just who do you think you are Don? Silvestre de Sacy? A show off? Or did you do this after a night drinking to celebrate Chris's birthday?
 

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« Reply #16 on: 20/01/2009 11:16:59 »
Perhaps I am the reincarnation of


Agh hahahahaha (with reverberation)
 

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« Reply #17 on: 20/01/2009 11:34:55 »
Hmmn. E N (but over P?) A  ?

What's the last hieroglyph?
 

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« Reply #18 on: 20/01/2009 12:30:17 »
Hieroglyphs cannot be directly translated. Many form sounds rather than letters. For example ‘O’ this circle is a sign of the sun and therefore gives the sound ‘ra~h’ as in the God of the Sun, Ra. Others are whole words. They should also be taken in context with others within the text.

I, for one, would not claim to be able to understand or translate them. What I wrote were the most basic and simple of them all.

This one is the actual hieroglyph for the name of a God . Can you guess who? Here’s a clue - Frederick Forsyth


BTW, you have the 2nd letter correct.
 

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« Reply #19 on: 20/01/2009 12:38:12 »
I've actually never read a FF book, so this may not help! Does it represent an Egyptian god with a name of 4 letters?
 

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« Reply #20 on: 20/01/2009 12:49:03 »
Very famous FF novel. Also a famous film.

No, in English the name has 6 letters.
 

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« Reply #21 on: 20/01/2009 13:08:34 »
Ah, The Day of Anubis! See how I got that without any help at all!   [xx(]
 

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« Reply #22 on: 20/01/2009 23:07:05 »
I had a very nice birthday thanks everyone!

Chris (hangover now better).
 

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« Reply #23 on: 21/01/2009 12:57:10 »
Ah, The Day of Anubis! See how I got that without any help at all!   [xx(]

 

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« Reply #24 on: 21/01/2009 12:58:37 »
Glad you had a nice birthday Chris, did you get any fantastic prezzies (apart from a hangover)?
 

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