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The Worst Thing Today

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princess garnet
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Location: Maryland

Postby princess garnet » Tue February 9th, 2010, 2:36 am

"Susan" wrote: We also have a winter storm warning and more snow on the way for Tuesday night into Wednesday. Our last storm was Saturday. It seems all the snow storms this winter have been on the weekend. Perhaps I will get a snow day from school on Wednesday.

Same here! 10-20 inches forecasted. I had taken the day off (pre-scheduled) today which was nice. If it gets too much, it'll be early dismissal. The fed govt is closed again.

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Miss Moppet
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Location: North London
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Postby Miss Moppet » Tue February 9th, 2010, 2:46 am

"Ken" wrote:I just passed (today) the three score year and ten allotment!! Waiting for the thunderbolt to hit me any time now! Hope his shooting is like my golf - off target!! :p


Happy birthday Ken! If you have got a lightning conductor you should be fine. :)

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Vanessa
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Currently reading: The Silent Companions by Laura Purcell & And So It Begins by Rachel Abbott (Pigeonhole)
Interest in HF: The first historical novel I read was Katherine by Anya Seton and this sparked off my interest in this genre.
Favorite HF book: Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell!
Preferred HF: Any
Location: North Yorkshire, UK

Postby Vanessa » Tue February 9th, 2010, 8:17 am

Hope you had a lovely day, Ken. Age is just a number.
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Books are mirrors, you only see in them what you already have inside you ~ The Shadow of the Wind

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EC2
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Postby EC2 » Tue February 9th, 2010, 12:33 pm

You're only half way to a hundred and forty Ken. Many Happy Returns! :-)
Les proz e les vassals
Souvent entre piez de chevals
Kar ja li coard n’I chasront

'The Brave and the valiant
Are always to be found between the hooves of horses
For never will cowards fall down there.'

Histoire de Guillaume le Mareschal

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Madeleine
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Currently reading: A Trail through Time by Jodi Taylor & Angel by L J Ross
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Tue February 9th, 2010, 2:09 pm

Happy birthday Ken, 70 is the new 40 apparently.
Currently reading "A Trail through Time" by Jodi Taylor & "Angel" by L J Ross

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Ken
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Location: Truro, Cornwall, UK

Three Score Years and Ten

Postby Ken » Tue February 9th, 2010, 2:31 pm

Thanks for the good wishes everyone!

Well into my second day now and no sign of that thunderbolt! So far so good, so far so go................ :eek:

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SonjaMarie
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Postby SonjaMarie » Sun February 21st, 2010, 5:42 am

My father has died. May he rest in peace. I love you daddy!

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EC2
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Postby EC2 » Sun February 21st, 2010, 9:05 am

My sincere condolences Sonja Marie,
Sending you all positive thoughts.
Les proz e les vassals

Souvent entre piez de chevals

Kar ja li coard n’I chasront



'The Brave and the valiant
Are always to be found between the hooves of horses
For never will cowards fall down there.'


Histoire de Guillaume le Mareschal



www.elizabethchadwick.com

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Vanessa
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Currently reading: The Silent Companions by Laura Purcell & And So It Begins by Rachel Abbott (Pigeonhole)
Interest in HF: The first historical novel I read was Katherine by Anya Seton and this sparked off my interest in this genre.
Favorite HF book: Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell!
Preferred HF: Any
Location: North Yorkshire, UK

Postby Vanessa » Sun February 21st, 2010, 10:55 am

Big hugs, SonjaMarie. Thinking of you at this sad time. Your dad is at peace now.
currently reading: My Books on Goodreads

Books are mirrors, you only see in them what you already have inside you ~ The Shadow of the Wind

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diamondlil
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Postby diamondlil » Sun February 21st, 2010, 10:57 am

My condolences to you and your family SM.
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