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Old Feb 21st 2013, 3:46 pm
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Hi to all you expats living in dubai, i thought i post this thread about life in dubai for a british expat living in the sand pit & how your life compares to your old life in UK
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Hi to all you expats living in dubai, i thought i post this thread about life in dubai for a british expat living in the sand pit & how your life compares to your old life in UK
Freelance journalist, no?
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Hi to all you expats living in dubai, i thought i post this thread about life in dubai for a british expat living in the sand pit & how your life compares to your old life in UK
It was great until me and my 2 mates got arrested for possesion of a 'legal high' drug and had our bollocks electrocuted in the nick by the rozzers to force a confession out of us.
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Freelance journalist, no?
no im not a journlist
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It was great until me and my 2 mates got arrested for possesion of a 'legal high' drug and had our bollocks electrocuted in the nick by the rozzers to force a confession out of us.
And were picked up from outside Rock Bottoms....
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And were picked up from outside Rock Bottoms....
And then got nekkid in back of a cab with an Irish builder and a "£100k a year" recruitment consultant with massive chebs
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no im not a journlist
Are you sure? Your inability to spell indicated a Guardianista level of competence...

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This appears to be needed at both ends.
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Are you sure? Your inability to spell indicated a Guardianista level of competence...
grow up you are boring me
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Lol at zero tolerance.
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Lol at zero tolerance.
On the contrary, I'm very tolerant to people who make an effort, however, when a blunder-brain is unable to do a quick search, and expects everybody else to do their research, then, yes, I do get pissed off. I have helped people who have made an effort, and will continue to do so, but such a wide ranging request indicated a distinct lack of interest in helping themselves. MEH!
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snip.
thanks you have been a great help
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thanks you have been a great help
You're unwelcome. Try a library or a bookshop. You'll find many helpful books on the subject. Best is the Explorer's residents' guide.

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Dubai-Comp...item48513aa9df

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Yes, there are plenty of books out there.

Ahem.
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Yes, there are plenty of books out there.

Ahem.
My apologies! This is a VERY good book, and gives a very clear idea of what happens when the Dubai dream goes pear shaped! Check out Amazon for the E-book! Very modestly priced.


( Sorry littlejimmy , should have pointed the OP in your direction )
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