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« on: 28/03/2009 08:43:28 »
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It is Friday Night. Why go to bed?

Cos its Sat morning here? lol  I'm wide awake though, or should that be narrow asleep??





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« Reply #1 on: 28/03/2009 12:19:43 »
Who Is Mr James Joy???? Have I done something wrong or said something innappropriate???  [???] [???] [???]

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« Reply #2 on: 28/03/2009 12:36:26 »
Variola,, that would be JimBob..... and I think you are just fine but watch out for those two scoundrels as you may become an easy target for teasing.... all in good fun  though I am sure!

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« Reply #3 on: 28/03/2009 12:42:16 »
Little, saintly moi? How can you say such a thing. I thought you were my friend

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« Reply #4 on: 28/03/2009 12:44:54 »
Variola,, that would be JimBob..... and I think you are just fine but watch out for those two scoundrels as you may become an easy target for teasing.... all in good fun  though I am sure!

Oh thank goodness for that!!!!! I wondered for a mo if I had offended anyone!!

Lol yeah teasing is fine.. i give as good as I get!!!

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« Reply #5 on: 28/03/2009 12:45:34 »
Variola - I hope you don't mind me asking but I am curious as I have an interest in the things - why have you named yourself after the smallpox virus?

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« Reply #6 on: 28/03/2009 12:48:22 »
Indeedy I am...now behave yourselves an act like the gentleman you SHOULD be!!! Lol...

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« Reply #7 on: 28/03/2009 12:50:18 »
Variola - I hope you don't mind me asking but I am curious as I have an interest in the things - why have you named yourself after the smallpox virus?

No course not you ask away. I have used Variola for a whle now, mainly because I have a interest in viruses, and I was stuck for a sign in name for a site a while back. Variola popped into my head and seemed perfect.
Plus most of my friends feel I should be locked away where I can do no harm to people anyway!! :oD

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« Reply #8 on: 28/03/2009 12:52:15 »
Variola - I hope you don't mind me asking but I am curious as I have an interest in the things - why have you named yourself after the smallpox virus?

No course not you ask away. I have used Variola for a whle now, mainly because I have a interest in viruses, and I was stuck for a sign in name for a site a while back. Variola popped into my head and seemed perfect.
Plus most of my friends feel I should be locked away where I can do no harm to people anyway!! :oD

"Variola".......sounds musical !
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« Reply #9 on: 28/03/2009 12:54:30 »
Variola - I hope you don't mind me asking but I am curious as I have an interest in the things - why have you named yourself after the smallpox virus?

No course not you ask away. I have used Variola for a whle now, mainly because I have a interest in viruses, and I was stuck for a sign in name for a site a while back. Variola popped into my head and seemed perfect.


Chris will like you. He's a virus hugger too.
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« Reply #10 on: 28/03/2009 12:57:28 »
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Chris will like you. He's a virus hugger too.

Yup I noticed that was his field. My chosen career, if I get that far is in virology/immunology.

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« Reply #11 on: 28/03/2009 13:29:05 »
Variola,, that would be JimBob..... and I think you are just fine but watch out for those two scoundrels as you may become an easy target for teasing.... all in good fun  though I am sure!

Oh thank goodness for that!!!!! I wondered for a mo if I had offended anyone!!

Lol yeah teasing is fine.. i give as good as I get!!!
Good have Lots of fun!

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« Reply #12 on: 28/03/2009 16:31:56 »
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Chris will like you. He's a virus hugger too.

Yup I noticed that was his field.

He's in a field?  [:o]
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« Reply #13 on: 28/03/2009 16:47:40 »
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Chris will like you. He's a virus hugger too.


Yup I noticed that was his field.

He's in a field?  [:o]

Yes he is a farmer. He won an award for a man outstanding in his field :oD

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« Reply #14 on: 28/03/2009 19:17:59 »
Hello Pox

I have found a picture of this old reprobate. As he is a very ancient creature, he was depicted in Roman wall mosaics.



He was known as Pan, Puck and by many other names. Now it is "Mountfitchett" -  Did you know this means "mountain of the polecat?" It refers to the fitch or the European polecat.

Now "Joy" is just a wonderful name with no smelly "after-effects."
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« Reply #15 on: 28/03/2009 19:27:41 »
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I have found a picture of this old reprobate. As he is a very ancient creature, he was depicted in Roman wall mosaics.

Is he the one holding the basket with the man-boobs? Or the one with the unfortunate unkempt and rapidly growing pubic hair spreading down his legs?

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He was known as Pan, Puck and by many other names. Now it is "Mountfitchett" -  Did you know this means "mountain of the polecat?" It refers to the fitch or the European polecat.

Indeed I have heard of Pan in reference to being the God of the Shepards.
Mountfitchett is not a name I would like to try and say when I am a little squiffy..


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« Reply #16 on: 28/03/2009 20:18:38 »
You don't know your mythology, I see. Pn is the one with the hairy legs. He soesn't shane and also has hooves.
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« Reply #17 on: 28/03/2009 20:47:58 »
Joy is a girlie name.
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« Reply #18 on: 28/03/2009 20:54:02 »
Joy is a girlie name.

Yes but easier to say when squiffy...

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« Reply #19 on: 28/03/2009 20:58:45 »
Joy is a girlie name.

Yes but easier to say when squiffy...

I'll grant you that. Of course, being a student you must spend a lot of time being squiffy.
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« Reply #20 on: 28/03/2009 21:04:26 »
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I'll grant you that. Of course, being a student you must spend a lot of time being squiffy.

Not nearly as much time as I would like! Hence I am in on a Sat night...  [V]

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« Reply #21 on: 28/03/2009 21:12:10 »
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I'll grant you that. Of course, being a student you must spend a lot of time being squiffy.

Not nearly as much time as I would like! Hence I am in on a Sat night...  [V]

Probably with a bottle of strong cider.
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« Reply #22 on: 28/03/2009 21:19:27 »
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Probably with a bottle of strong cider.

Ugh! no it doesn't agree with me. I haven't as yet touched the wine either. I feel almost virtuous.  [:I]

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« Reply #23 on: 28/03/2009 21:55:44 »
I feel almost virtuous.  [:I]

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« Reply #24 on: 28/03/2009 22:01:11 »
Ah, my student days - I could get a gallon of Gallo Chianti for 99 cents. What a horrible drunk that was!

And Joy, as previously discussed, came originally from France's Lunguedoc region and came in with the Romans to south Wales. It was NOT a girly name. It was and is a warrior name. Quite unlike "polecat mountain."

I feel almost virtuous.  [:I]




EASE UP - she did say "almost." No had she posted just "virtuous," that wouldn't have been true since she was probably about 13 or 14.
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« Reply #25 on: 28/03/2009 22:15:09 »
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EASE UP - she did say "almost." No had she posted just "virtuous," that wouldn't have been true since she was probably about 13 or 14.

Is it permissable to call someone a cheey t*ss*r on here???  [O8)]

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« Reply #26 on: 28/03/2009 22:38:12 »
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And Joy, ... is a warrior name

In your dreams, buddy!
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EASE UP - she did say "almost." No had she posted just "virtuous," that wouldn't have been true since she was probably about 13 or 14.

Is it permissable to call someone a cheey t*ss*r on here???  [O8)]

I can feel it approaching. I shall resist. I SHALL! No, I cant...

FOG!

I wonder what the missing letter should be? S? R? K?
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« Reply #28 on: 28/03/2009 22:43:12 »
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I wonder what the missing letter should be? S? R? K?

I'm on a save the letter "K" campaign, foggy.  [:P]


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« Reply #29 on: 28/03/2009 22:46:00 »
He is rather finicky today, isn't he? I wonder what got up his nose?
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« Reply #30 on: 28/03/2009 22:47:17 »
He is rather finicky today, isn't he? I wonder what got up his nose?

Bushy nose hair, old blokes suffer from that apparently.

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« Reply #31 on: 28/03/2009 22:54:18 »
He is rather finicky today, isn't he? I wonder what got up his nose?

Not a Refresher this time. *eyes the ginger nuts inquisitively*
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« Reply #32 on: 29/03/2009 00:12:21 »
Really? I didn't know you were fond of ginger boys.
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« Reply #33 on: 29/03/2009 00:25:31 »
Really? I didn't know you were fond of ginger boys.

FEK OFF!
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« Reply #34 on: 29/03/2009 00:38:27 »
How rude!
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« Reply #35 on: 29/03/2009 00:40:55 »
Yeah, and you were ultra polite too weren't you!  [:(!]
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« Reply #36 on: 29/03/2009 00:44:51 »
Just asking a question! I have no bias about people even though I am straight.
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« Reply #37 on: 29/03/2009 02:35:23 »
Just asking a question! I have no bias about people even though I am straight.


Straight from the psychiatric hospital!
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« Reply #38 on: 29/03/2009 03:35:03 »
No, that was, oh,  45 years ago?

 [:o)]
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« Reply #39 on: 29/03/2009 10:07:06 »
No, that was, oh,  45 years ago?

 [:o)]

Now your memory's going. It was last week.
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« Reply #40 on: 29/03/2009 19:13:48 »
No, that was, oh,  45 years ago?

 [:o)]

Now your memory's going. It was last week.

Hey, I checked my medical records - it was 45 years ago, goat-man.
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« Reply #41 on: 29/03/2009 21:10:54 »
No, that was, oh,  45 years ago?

 [:o)]

Now your memory's going. It was last week.

Hey, I checked my medical records - it was 45 years ago, goat-man.

Thats longer that I have been alive... much longer.. :oP

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« Reply #42 on: 29/03/2009 23:00:01 »
No, that was, oh,  45 years ago?

 [:o)]

Now your memory's going. It was last week.

Hey, I checked my medical records - it was 45 years ago, goat-man.

Forgeries, dung breath!
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« Reply #43 on: 29/03/2009 23:36:52 »
DUNG BREATH ?????

Nurse - get the thorazine and the straight jacket. He is beginning one of his combative episodes again!
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« Reply #44 on: 29/03/2009 23:54:42 »
It was merely a riposte to "GOAT MAN"
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« Reply #45 on: 30/03/2009 00:02:03 »
Why should a reference to Pan (and his associated proclivities) cause such ire?
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« Reply #46 on: 30/03/2009 00:03:39 »
I'm a beaver boy, not a goat man!
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« Reply #47 on: 30/03/2009 00:09:03 »
Both are the same - despite your protestations to the contrary.
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« Reply #48 on: 30/03/2009 09:39:50 »
Are they fek. Goats don't build dams, they headbutt them.

I once got butted in the back by a goat. It was only a small one but it knocked me flat. And it hurt!
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