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Old Jun 2nd 2012, 1:30 am
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Old Jun 2nd 2012, 8:42 am
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Old Jun 2nd 2012, 12:25 pm
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Its foul isn't it, I loathe the toilet roll aisle in the supermarket, makes me feel physically sick cos of the scents. I'll only buy the hypo-allergenic rolls, they can't put scent in those :sneaky;
Am I alone in liking the scented stuff then? I don't buy it deliberately, but I have occasionally picked it up by accident and don't mind it at all.
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Old Jun 2nd 2012, 12:28 pm
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Am I alone in liking the scented stuff then? I don't buy it deliberately, but I have occasionally picked it up by accident and don't mind it at all.
It brings my oh out in a rash.
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Old Jun 2nd 2012, 1:00 pm
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You mean you don't like 80's pastel peach bog roll?
That's one of the colours I used to buy for the downstairs loo, that and avocado for the upstairs one!
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Am I alone in liking the scented stuff then? I don't buy it deliberately, but I have occasionally picked it up by accident and don't mind it at all.
No I don't mind it either, I don't go after it specially, I don't mind either way!
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Old Jun 3rd 2012, 9:19 am
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It brings my oh out in a rash.
Lol - that sounds rude (or maybe it's just me )
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Old Jun 3rd 2012, 9:34 am
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Lol - that sounds rude (or maybe it's just me )
I thought the same. Dare we ask how the oh is?
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I thought the same. Dare we ask how the oh is?
I get a 60 roll pack from Costco which lasts our household months....
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I get a 60 roll pack from Costco which lasts our household months....
Really? I'd have thought you'd be through that in no time
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Old Jun 7th 2012, 12:01 am
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You take the piss out of your daughter because she ended a sentence with 'but' and take pleasure in watching her die of embarrassment much to the confusion of the shop assistant.
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You take the piss out of your daughter because she ended a sentence with 'but' and take pleasure in watching her die of embarrassment much to the confusion of the shop assistant.
Blimey that's something I'd forgotten about. Used to hear that in Melbourne a lot in the 80's... Cant beleive that it died out actually, and whats more it's stayed in vogue or moved North.
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Originally Posted by ozzieeagle
Blimey that's something I'd forgotten about. Used to hear that in Melbourne a lot in the 80's... Cant beleive that it died out actually, and whats more it's stayed in vogue or moved North.
We don't hear it a lot but a friend of hers does it all the time and she'd been with her that morning
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Originally Posted by moneypenny20
We don't hear it a lot but a friend of hers does it all the time and she'd been with her that morning
Even I would baulk at that one LOL !

Heh.... I wonder if it's still used in places like Proud Vic's Mount Macedon

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