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    also a good line! keep ‘em coming, folks.

    also a good line!

    keep ‘em coming, folks.
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    This is why I don’t block you because sometimes...

    This is why I don’t block you because sometimes you make me laugh. This made me laugh.

    It is all about me.
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    jep, I think youíve got some credentials that...

    jep, I think youíve got some credentials that would interest the Ruskies. Send them your resume I.e. the posts on this forum.
  4. River navigation would be a whole different...

    River navigation would be a whole different thing, yes. Rivers are more dangerous for humans.

    The old European canals are peaceful and incite slow moving traffic. We were 50 years old at the time...
  5. I just read your bio. What a coincidence...

    I just read your bio.


    What a coincidence about narrow boats! I am at this very moment, literally this moment, trying to decide if I will buy a painting of a narrow boat I have been looking out...
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    good one!

    good one!
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    It’s not too late, I can dig much of it out of...

    It’s not too late, I can dig much of it out of the garbage. I guess keep it in the freezer? I’m open to keeping it around I’m just not sure what to do with it. I can’t feel it to the dogs is way too...
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    I bought a smoked duck for $17 at the meat market...

    I bought a smoked duck for $17 at the meat market in Herman. Boy is it fatty. So much fat! I’m throwing tons of that fatty skin away. We sliced off some of that meat and then I’m putting the rest of...
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    Catherine those are nice! For a while I actively...

    Catherine those are nice! For a while I actively hated Joyce Carol Oates but I havenít read anything of hers for years to incite that dislike so Iíve calm down about that.
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    I don’t like hoods at all because they don’t stay...

    I don’t like hoods at all because they don’t stay up and they don’t really keep my ears warm. I like a head wrap around my ears I don’t need an entire hat or a head covering.


    The thing about...
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    I have a few autographed by the author, but if I...

    I have a few autographed by the author, but if I had been smarter I would have had them not do a personal inscription with my name. They would be easier to sell.

    My favorite inscription is from...
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    I am watching “pretend it’s a city “a tv...

    I am watching “pretend it’s a city “a tv documentary series about Fran Leibowitz and the city she loves, NYC. In it she rambles on about New York City life. She has 10,000 books in her collection...
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    Yes, I thought about the few books from my...

    Yes, I thought about the few books from my childhood that I donated to the bookstore because I was thinking what if some woman my age is out there looking for this book? I think one of them even I...
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    I think most of us can name several people in our...

    I think most of us can name several people in our sphere who use their government IRS refund as a savings account. Or view it as a windfall. It is not at all unusual.
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    I agree with you that our resident virus does not...

    I agree with you that our resident virus does not present nearly the horrifying limits and destruction to life that .wWII did.

    I mean, even here in the U.S. there were restrictions, limiting...
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    Yay! A clean, beautiful, all-yours space! It will...

    Yay! A clean, beautiful, all-yours space! It will be lovely.
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    I hate the inability to assess fabric too. And...

    I hate the inability to assess fabric too. And yes, searching for fabric content—good luck! I hate poly too.
    I settle for cotton blends, but never really know how much cotton is in the garment until...
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    Yes, our third floor holds the shelving for our...

    Yes, our third floor holds the shelving for our library so few books here are visible to visitors. As an exceedingly disciplined buyer of books, I dont stuff every nook and cranny with them.I value...
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    exactly, donating is not always easy. It’s better...

    exactly, donating is not always easy. It’s better to just not bring it into your house to begin with.


    Well I do not like dumping things into the landfill, I have to be realistic about what is...
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    I don’t think the world realizes how much printed...

    I don’t think the world realizes how much printed matter is NOT available in digital form.


    Over the past year I have purchased a couple of printed books because I casually wanted to read them,...
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    Being 11 up is very high! That will be fun.

    Being 11 up is very high! That will be fun.
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    I have wondered about the prewar building...

    I have wondered about the prewar building process. The owners did a fair amount of building it themselves I think at least they did finishing work. I don’t know if it was interrupted due to the war...
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    Sure I like the staircase because they’re all...

    Sure I like the staircase because they’re all over my city neighborhood! The Walnut turned spindles and newell post post is common in my victorian city neighborhood.it is circa 1885.

    We will...
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    That was the right decision. Painting exterior...

    That was the right decision. Painting exterior masonry is a whole different kettle of fish from interior brick. Painting the masonry is known in my area as the quick cheap fix. It is forbidden in my...
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    You have that early drywall as well? I haven’t...

    You have that early drywall as well? I haven’t run into it before. Did you remove it from the rest of your house?
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