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Old Feb 28th 2013, 7:51 am
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“When we stepped outside our villa after the incident, we saw some teenagers staring at our guests and whistling at them. It was really embarrassing for us as we are supposed to be living in a posh upscale community and such behavior is totally unacceptable.”
(GN's spelling mistake btw)

I think the interviewee has been reading too much on expatbitches....
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(GN's spelling mistake btw)

I think the interviewee has been reading too much on expatbitches....
They use quail's eggs in posh upscale communities
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I would have loved to been at the party to see their shock of embarressment at the party.

A thousand apologies, I just don't woe what is 'appening! Quick, sanjay, protect our upscale ACE garden sofa.
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The Springs? Posh? Upscale?

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The Springs? Posh? Upscale?

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The Springs , is that where the people live who can't afford The Ranches ?
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Is there anywhere actually posh in DUbai?

Obv apart from my apartment. It smells of rich mahogany and I have many leather bound books. People know me.
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Is there anywhere actually posh in DUbai?
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Is there anywhere actually posh in DUbai?

Obv apart from my apartment. It smells of rich mahogany and I have many leather bound books. People know me.
Emirates Hills is posh, the real Emirates Hills, I have heard people described Springs and Lakes as Emirates Hills
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Emirates Hills is posh, the real Emirates Hills, I have heard people described Springs and Lakes as Emirates Hills
Expensive does not equal posh!
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Emirates Hills is posh, the real Emirates Hills, I have heard people described Springs and Lakes as Emirates Hills
no, it just isn't. its expensive and tasteless but certainly not posh
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Expensive does not equal posh!
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no, it just isn't. its expensive and tasteless but certainly not posh
for Dubai standards it is posh, there some fabulous villas up there, they aren't all tacky
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for Dubai standards it is posh, there some fabulous villas up there, they aren't all tacky
no no and yes they are
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for Dubai standards it is posh, there some fabulous villas up there, they aren't all tacky
Still doesn't make it posh. It's hardly Belgravia.
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no no and yes they are
About 3 of the Ahlan Hot 100 Homes are nice. Some just beggar belief
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