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Old Feb 25th 2003, 4:51 am   #46
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She never drank before 9am and never pints she always sent her driver to pick us up from school plus only smoked tipped fags so I would say no.

Was your driver an "Uncle" by any chance?
 
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Was your driver an "Uncle" by any chance?
No he did a bit of the man servant thing did have a few uncles though got loads of sweets.

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No he did a bit of the man servant thing did have a few uncles though got loads of sweets.

Now those man savants really know a thing or two, lucky mummy !
 
Old Feb 25th 2003, 1:16 pm   #49
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Hate to cast aspersions but did your mummy have a woefully mis-spent youth as well?
Nah - PB just has a woefully mis-spelt adulthood.

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Nah - PB just has a woefully mis-spelt adulthood.

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Very witty even the great Winston Churchill had problems in this department , its a bit of a bugger this English language might go back to full time education and take it as a second language course?

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No offence PB - I often mix my words up. Why, just the other day I confused 'PB - sometime negative poster' with 'PB - funniest poster on the forum'.

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No offence PB - I often mix my words up. Why, just the other day I confused 'PB - sometime negative poster' with 'PB - funniest poster on the forum'.

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None taken sorry the about the negative poster thing if Australia was the promised land and I could find nothing to whinge about , it would be far more boring than it already is now .
Life needs colour and edge and I need someting to bite into to question and probe , but always with a smile on my face as ugly as it is .
Lost count of the number of employers who have questioned my attitude yet all have kept me on in the face of lay offs and most have asked me to go back if I needed a job , in some cases I have theres a sucker born every minute.





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Old Feb 28th 2003, 7:33 pm   #53
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The rate now for anyone coming is great whats your problem ?
it has been as high as $1.70 to the pound and we only got $1.98 9 years ago .
If you are worried about such a small move in rates is it worth coming to the land of plenty?



The rate change may only seem small change, but it makes the end rubber dollar difference GIGANTIC $$$ especially when living in the land of plenty It depends on how many spangoolies £££ you are exporting to OZ ...

$2.61 and going down it seems
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Scooby - Oanda's got 2.58779 (01.43GMT) and you'd get a couple of cents less than this to buy AUD
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Scooby - Oanda's got 2.58779 (01.43GMT) and you'd get a couple of cents less than this to buy AUD
Yeah I've seen the rate, yuk

Not changing pennies at the moment will be a few months yet, hope this changes by then

What do you think,

Would things be different after the war ???

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Yeah I've seen the rate, yuk

Not changing pennies at the moment will be a few months yet, hope this changes by then

What do you think,

Would things be different after the war ???

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2.58 ...

When will this STOP ...
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2.66 is looking like a good rate now!!!
No idea what to do, surely we have to wait to exchange money in the hope it recovers....

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When will this STOP ...
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2.58 ...

When will this STOP ...
$2.58 for 3 days yipee !!! for now it's stopped falling
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The rate now for anyone coming is great whats your problem ?
it has been as high as $1.70 to the pound and we only got $1.98 9 years ago .
If you are worried about such a small move in rates is it worth coming to the land of plenty?



It depends on how many pennies you take doody scooby pommie booby
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It depends on how many pennies you take doody scooby pommie booby
The amount of quids you bring will set up some what but will the rubbler dollar and low wage levels wipe out the rate exchange gains you will find in no time that you yet again have a mortgage at higher rates than the UK and less cash to pay it.
Apart from that I hope that the the rubber dollar bonces back up to 2-1 maybe my lucks in.

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