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Excuse me, is this still English humour? I'm struggling here....
 

Offline JimBob

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Being purple is just not easy.
 

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Isn't a dork a whale's (not Wales) thingy? You know - its wedding tackle.
 

Offline John Chapman

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Excuse me, is this still English humour?


Humour? Wot do you mean humour?

You wouldn't think it's very funny if you had just travelled 4 1/2 light years sharing a dustbin sized slime filled spacepod with a giant melting slug that smells like sh1t.
 
 

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lol..... doesnt sound like a good traveling companion... but then again.... you never know!
 

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Hello Karen

Thank you for asking the original question.

In all seriousness, being British, I had heard of Johnny Appleseed and knew he was a character in American history but didn’t really know who he was.

The only famous person I am loosely related to is Cary Grant. He is genuinely my Mum’s Cousin. Her maiden name is Leach, which is also his natural surname. Actually I share a family resemblance with him as you can see from the two family photos below.






I never met the guy and he was blissfully unaware that he was related to someone from Alpha Centauri. But my Mum used to play with him when they were kids.
 
 

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I would have played with him too! LOL.. I loved Carey Grant! Thats cool.. Well That was my only question although the rest of thee thread had gotten quite funny.. Thanks for the entertainment!
 

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