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Old Oct 22nd 2013, 2:17 am
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Originally Posted by aries View Post
You certainly know you're in Australia when a gum tree falls in the wind and destroys your house, or a branch demolishes your car.
If an apple tree falls in the wind and destroys your house, you may not know what country you're in.
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Your office fire alarn goes off so everyone heads out for a coffee
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Originally Posted by moneypenny20 View Post
If an apple tree falls in the wind and destroys your house, you may not know what country you're in.
That would be one hell of an apple tree, we have some that must be 100 years old and they would be lucky to destroy a garden shed
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That would be one hell of an apple tree, we have some that must be 100 years old and they would be lucky to destroy a garden shed
Like this one

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Yes, exactly. Those little branches would be lucky to crush a kennel.
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...Nearly everyone you see seems to have a relaxed and happy look on their face
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...Nearly everyone you see seems to have a relaxed and happy look on their face
Bit like Bath then, I noticed much the same there this week
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Bit like Bath then, I noticed much the same there this week
Yes that sounds about right. I've always found those in the West Country to be a cheerful lot

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Originally Posted by moneypenny20 View Post
Not heard the 'no muff too tuff' for a while.
muffs to the max, a new one one me but the inner child still giggles
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muffs to the max, a new one one me but the inner child still giggles
fair enough
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Originally Posted by paulry View Post
Your office fire alarn goes off so everyone heads out for a coffee
I've noticed many of your suggestions are the same as Uk!
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I've noticed many of your suggestions are the same as Uk!
Yes, many could be the same as the UK for some people. But they accurately reflect my own (London to Canberra) experiences.
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Yes, exactly. Those little branches would be lucky to crush a kennel.
Are you Stu Frances ?
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I have no idea who that is.
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I have no idea who that is.
That's okay - Stu crushes grapes anyway
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