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« on: 18/05/2008 11:53:09 »
1) Watching Carolyn enter into a stranger's vehicle, most amusing!
2) Watching Carolyn's expression as I tell her when we get close to customs that we will be stripped searched.
3) Watching Carolyn's expression as the airplane is about to take off and she hears a loud sound.
4) Watching Carolyn in the Dungeons of London Bridges being frightened as we were the last ones in the line.
5) Watching Carolyn dodge birds in London has had me very weak with laughter.
6) Watching Carolyn unfold tons of jewelry and makeup out of her luggage.

Share experiences that you have had while traveling with loved ones or friends.... [:o)]
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« Reply #1 on: 18/05/2008 16:10:27 »
does she know you put all that on the internet...girl shes gonna kill you!
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« Reply #2 on: 18/05/2008 18:49:14 »
1) Watching Carolyn enter into a stranger's vehicle, most amusing!
2) Watching Carolyn's expression as I tell her when we get close to customs that we will be stripped searched.
3) Watching Carolyn's expression as the airplane is about to take off and she hears a loud sound.
4) Watching Carolyn in the Dungeons of London Bridges being frightened as we were the last ones in the line.
5) Watching Carolyn dodge birds in London has had me very weak with laughter.
6) Watching Carolyn unfold tons of jewelry and makeup out of her luggage.

Share experiences that you have had while traveling with loved ones or friends.... [:o)]
so glad you had such a great trip... and glad carolyn was feeling so much better!

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« Reply #3 on: 18/05/2008 21:58:20 »
Whilst driving we play 'Pub Legs.' You take it in turns as you pass pubs you count the number of legs in the name or on the sign. Example:
Player 1: We pass a pub called The Fox so player one scores 4 legs.
Player 2: We pass The Crown so no legs scored.
Player 3: We pass The Coach and Horses, the sign shows two horses and a driver so player 3 scores 10 legs.   
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« Reply #4 on: 19/05/2008 02:55:33 »
Looking down from the height of my pickup window into the passenger seat of passing cars - strange things are going on at times.
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« Reply #5 on: 19/05/2008 21:25:02 »
She does now! haha It will be on camcorder next time so I can watch it whenever I have a rough day!

does she know you put all that on the internet...girl shes gonna kill you!
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« Reply #6 on: 19/05/2008 21:26:02 »
Hi there!  Yes, she is!  She is handling the public transport like a great sport!  What have you been up to lately?

1) Watching Carolyn enter into a stranger's vehicle, most amusing!
2) Watching Carolyn's expression as I tell her when we get close to customs that we will be stripped searched.
3) Watching Carolyn's expression as the airplane is about to take off and she hears a loud sound.
4) Watching Carolyn in the Dungeons of London Bridges being frightened as we were the last ones in the line.
5) Watching Carolyn dodge birds in London has had me very weak with laughter.
6) Watching Carolyn unfold tons of jewelry and makeup out of her luggage.

Share experiences that you have had while traveling with loved ones or friends.... [:o)]
so glad you had such a great trip... and glad carolyn was feeling so much better!
"Just Me, Lo" Loretta

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« Reply #7 on: 19/05/2008 21:27:57 »
When I take another car trip I will make sure I will play this. 

Whilst driving we play 'Pub Legs.' You take it in turns as you pass pubs you count the number of legs in the name or on the sign. Example:
Player 1: We pass a pub called The Fox so player one scores 4 legs.
Player 2: We pass The Crown so no legs scored.
Player 3: We pass The Coach and Horses, the sign shows two horses and a driver so player 3 scores 10 legs.   
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« Reply #8 on: 19/05/2008 21:33:24 »
Player 3: We pass The Coach and Horses, the sign shows two horses and a driver so player 3 scores 10 legs.   

The driver may have been monopedic.
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« Reply #9 on: 19/05/2008 21:34:51 »
Whilst driving we play 'Pub Legs.' You take it in turns as you pass pubs you count the number of legs in the name or on the sign.   

There's a pub in Banbury called The Slug And Lettuce (actually, it's gone now). Would you include the legs of the bugs on the lettuce?
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« Reply #10 on: 19/05/2008 22:44:23 »
Only if they are pictured clearly on the sign. The slug may have a foot but it is no points as it is the leg we are counting. Any more referees decisions required and you know who to call.
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« Reply #11 on: 20/05/2008 00:12:11 »
Have you tried to climb into the drivers seat yet?

Are there no pictures of this trip?
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« Reply #12 on: 20/05/2008 02:09:47 »
i sleep, read, or listen to really loud rock
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« Reply #13 on: 20/05/2008 05:36:30 »
I shoot signs with my Dirty Harry gun - a long barreled .44 Magnum. To heck with counting the legs, hit the sign, dufus.
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« Reply #14 on: 20/05/2008 11:48:28 »
I get extremely amused when traveling in my car in the rain and driving through puddles splashing people walking !!.....oh how it brings a tear to my eye as I watch in the mirror how happy they are !
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« Reply #15 on: 20/05/2008 13:31:08 »
I get extremely amused when traveling in my car in the rain and driving through puddles splashing people walking !!.....oh how it brings a tear to my eye as I watch in the mirror how happy they are !
Ah, Neil, your so caring!
1) Watching Carolyn enter into a stranger's vehicle, most amusing!
2) Watching Carolyn's expression as I tell her when we get close to customs that we will be stripped searched.
3) Watching Carolyn's expression as the airplane is about to take off and she hears a loud sound.
4) Watching Carolyn in the Dungeons of London Bridges being frightened as we were the last ones in the line.
5) Watching Carolyn dodge birds in London has had me very weak with laughter.
6) Watching Carolyn unfold tons of jewelry and makeup out of her luggage.

Share experiences that you have had while traveling with loved ones or friends.... [:o)]
I'm weak with laughter reading you two going back and forth on the General Chat thread!
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« Reply #16 on: 20/05/2008 14:29:00 »
sleeping and texting on my phone amuses me mostly sleep though

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« Reply #17 on: 21/05/2008 10:55:16 »
I just wish she would be more amusing now....I am on the otherside of the cafe and she is engrossed with her screen.  Maybe I should send her a popup of a birdie, eh? What do you think?

I get extremely amused when traveling in my car in the rain and driving through puddles splashing people walking !!.....oh how it brings a tear to my eye as I watch in the mirror how happy they are !
Ah, Neil, your so caring!
1) Watching Carolyn enter into a stranger's vehicle, most amusing!
2) Watching Carolyn's expression as I tell her when we get close to customs that we will be stripped searched.
3) Watching Carolyn's expression as the airplane is about to take off and she hears a loud sound.
4) Watching Carolyn in the Dungeons of London Bridges being frightened as we were the last ones in the line.
5) Watching Carolyn dodge birds in London has had me very weak with laughter.
6) Watching Carolyn unfold tons of jewelry and makeup out of her luggage.

Share experiences that you have had while traveling with loved ones or friends.... [:o)]
I'm weak with laughter reading you two going back and forth on the General Chat thread!
"Just Me, Lo" Loretta

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« Reply #18 on: 21/05/2008 10:56:46 »
I feel a tear roll down my face as when i was younger, I did the same thing.  Last year, Karma "got me" someone did it to me too and I thought about my younger years!hehe

I get extremely amused when traveling in my car in the rain and driving through puddles splashing people walking !!.....oh how it brings a tear to my eye as I watch in the mirror how happy they are !
"Just Me, Lo" Loretta

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« Reply #19 on: 21/05/2008 10:58:18 »
We did this last night! 20pts, very amusing as I was told fish do not count...geez, if you are drunk you might notice that fish has legs? lol

Whilst driving we play 'Pub Legs.' You take it in turns as you pass pubs you count the number of legs in the name or on the sign. Example:
Player 1: We pass a pub called The Fox so player one scores 4 legs.
Player 2: We pass The Crown so no legs scored.
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« Reply #20 on: 21/05/2008 23:40:54 »
If the picture of the fish on the sign had legs then they count....pssst! I'd sneak back to the pub in the early hours with a felt tip and draw some legs onto the sign. Then you can claim victory.
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« Reply #21 on: 23/05/2008 13:46:32 »
Mostly I read and play portables. Other people get sick doing that stuff, but I guess I'm lucky.
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« Reply #22 on: 23/05/2008 16:45:37 »
I concentrate on the 18 wheelers that pass and that pass me. I also watch out for other problems. I drive - never ride.
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« Reply #23 on: 24/05/2008 06:03:17 »
Pretty funny!

If the picture of the fish on the sign had legs then they count....pssst! I'd sneak back to the pub in the early hours with a felt tip and draw some legs onto the sign. Then you can claim victory.
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« Reply #24 on: 24/05/2008 06:05:41 »
Pretty smart JimBob in Texas anyways! lol  I did see a few fender benders in the UK and it reminded me of home.
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