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Old Nov 12th 2011, 8:56 pm
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Originally Posted by DeadVim
Anyone noticed that Mars Bars are shrinking and you don't get many chips for 10p anymore?
Are you sure it isn't you getting bigger?
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Old Nov 12th 2011, 9:02 pm
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Originally Posted by In Exile
yep, I've done the same.

Unfortunately the OH has now started doing the same too - to my work also.

It creates another problem of carrying large cumbersome mystery packages home, only to find out that they are just cosmetics with an unecessary amount of packaging.
Husband?

(Lilac ribbons? Strawberrynet. She's saving a fortune on Oz prices so don't whinge.)
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Old Nov 12th 2011, 10:08 pm
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Originally Posted by sheene
It's getting to the stage where it is hardly worth taking them down.
You need to chat to yer partner about that
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Old Nov 12th 2011, 10:22 pm
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Originally Posted by Bernieboy
You need to chat to yer partner about that
You know very well that Christmas comes but once a year.
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Old Nov 12th 2011, 10:32 pm
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Originally Posted by sheene
You know very well that Christmas comes but once a year.
So does Santa, and that's down the chimmney.
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Old Nov 12th 2011, 10:38 pm
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So does Santa, and that's down the chimmney.
No wonder his sack is so full.
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Old Nov 13th 2011, 8:46 am
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Originally Posted by sheene
You know very well that Christmas comes but once a year.
It's more like Halloween for me.
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Originally Posted by ukecadet
It's more like Halloween for me.
...which is better than Christmas any day
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Originally Posted by Pollyana
...which is better than Christmas any day
Go Easter!
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Originally Posted by Sherlock Holmes
Go Easter!
Hooray for being back in Asda with shedloads of English chocolate, just before Easter
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Originally Posted by Pollyana
Hooray for being back in Asda with shedloads of English chocolate, just before Easter
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..more women wear skirts.
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Originally Posted by Sherlock Holmes
None in my Aldi, but I brought enough choc back this time to last till Easter!
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Originally Posted by paulry
..more women wear skirts.
Nasty invention specially with legs like mine!!
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