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SonjaMarie
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Postby SonjaMarie » Sat December 31st, 2011, 6:26 pm

"Misfit" wrote:Our Viking picks up on the language of the day quite easily, having spent enough time on raids to Britannia in his own time...


Yeah, cause they spoke just like that in his time! *rolls eyes*

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Postby Misfit » Sat December 31st, 2011, 6:29 pm

"SonjaMarie" wrote:Yeah, cause they spoke just like that in his time! *rolls eyes*

SM


How did you guess? :D
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SonjaMarie
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Postby SonjaMarie » Sat December 31st, 2011, 6:34 pm

"Misfit" wrote:How did you guess? :D


Don't you know, every Englishman no matter the time period must have spoken proper English, and every Roman spoke it as well, with a British accent? ;)

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Postby Misfit » Sat December 31st, 2011, 7:01 pm

"SonjaMarie" wrote:Don't you know, every Englishman no matter the time period must have spoken proper English, and every Roman spoke it as well, with a British accent? ;)

SM


No, I didn't. Thanks for enlightening me. ;)

PS, if you have a kindle app this is lendable. Be happy to send it off to you :D
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Madeleine
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Postby Madeleine » Tue January 3rd, 2012, 10:19 am

Now alternating between modern day Oxford and late 18th century London.
Currently reading "A Trail through Time" by Jodi Taylor & "Angel" by L J Ross

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Postby Ely » Fri January 6th, 2012, 9:06 am

Beddgelert Priory in 1255, trouble is coming to Gwynedd!

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Postby SonjaMarie » Sat January 7th, 2012, 7:13 pm

Castello Estense, Ferrara - Oct 1559
Lucrezia de' Medici has married Alfonso d'Este, Duke of Ferrara. This will not end well.

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Susan
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Postby Susan » Sat January 7th, 2012, 7:27 pm

I'm with Jon Snow and some wildings about to come to the Wall. Brrrr...it's cold here!
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Madeleine
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Postby Madeleine » Mon January 23rd, 2012, 10:03 am

I'm now alternating between France and Crouch End, London - both modern day.
Currently reading "A Trail through Time" by Jodi Taylor & "Angel" by L J Ross

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Postby Madeleine » Thu February 2nd, 2012, 7:52 pm

I'm now alternating between upstate New York, and the Arctic Circle.
Currently reading "A Trail through Time" by Jodi Taylor & "Angel" by L J Ross


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