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Old Jul 13th 2008, 11:00 am
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strong and hot.

Hopefully none of us will be sporting any new plaster casts.
Long Black and almond croissant then

No, and I hope I don't have any chess related injuries either
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Long Black and almond croissant then

No, and I hope I don't have any chess related injuries either


Little word of advice...perhaps let them win one or two games every now and again.
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Old Jul 13th 2008, 11:13 am
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Little word of advice...perhaps let them win one or two games every now and again.
Beating players mercilessly adds to a person's character
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Beating players mercilessly adds to a person's character
I hope you smack them over the head with the board after every defeat, screaming 'MUST DO BETTER!'

I would imagine it to be very therapeutic.
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I hope you smack them over the head with the board after every defeat, screaming 'MUST DO BETTER!'

I would imagine it to be very therapeutic.
Chess is a non violent sport.....although it has been linked by psychiatrists to classical patricidal tendencies shown in boys who want to kill their father
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Chess is a non violent sport.....although it has been linked by psychiatrists to classical patricidal tendencies shown in boys who want to kill their father
well I've only got girls, so we're all safe.

Any links between girls, Kerplunk and matricide?
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Old Jul 13th 2008, 11:35 am
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well I've only got girls, so we're all safe.

Any links between girls, Kerplunk and matricide?
Buckaroo and teenage pregnancy?
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Buckaroo and teenage pregnancy?
Please don't even jest.

Met 13 year old's latest love interest today, (for this week anyway). He's 15 and 6' 2"!!

He's bigger than Ross!
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Please don't even jest.

Met 13 year old's latest love interest today, (for this week anyway). He's 15 and 6' 2"!!

He's bigger than Ross!
Operation and teenage pregnancy solutions
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Noooooooooooooooooo.

Action Man with gripping hands and revenge of the dads.
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Old Jul 13th 2008, 11:52 am
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Noooooooooooooooooo.

Action Man with gripping hands and revenge of the dads.
subbuteo is good for wrist action...as is rebound
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subbuteo is good for wrist action...as is rebound
clearly games for teenage boys.

I'm off to watch a film. 'Nite.
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clearly games for teenage boys.

I'm off to watch a film. 'Nite.
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Is 'canonised' Catholic-speak for shagged with a 10-inch ramrod?

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