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What has p*ssed you off today...part II

Old Oct 31st 2019, 9:04 pm
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I don't speak foreign.

No, not until we are free.



Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
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Old Oct 31st 2019, 9:05 pm
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I don't speak foreign.
Oh come on now, you're above that crap, surely? Learning languages is good for keeping the mind sharp, and I bet you remember more French from school than you might think anyway.

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No, not until we are free.
Well at least you gave us a heads-up
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Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.
We wanna be free, we wanna be free to do what we wanna do


And we wanna get loaded and we wanna have a good time
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I had exactly zero interest in getting married when I was 20
I didn't even have an interest in dating at 20...lol.. I was just enjoying life flying around the US doing my thing. But then I never liked dating or actively looked to date at any point, its never been something I enjoyed.

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I had zero interest in getting married throughout my life, being one of those who believed a slip of paper changed nothing.

Then one day that slip of paper opened an otherwise closed immigration door and it changed everything.
Pretty much the same, had I not by chance met a Canadian, I never would have moved to Canada, had no route even if I had the interest, never even crossed my mind to visit Canada let alone move to Canada before I met a Canadian...

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Think about my poor daughter, she'll need a Ph.D just to intern for free
In many ways I am glad we don't have kids, not entirely confident the future will be bright.





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Old Oct 31st 2019, 9:14 pm
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I didn't even have an interest in dating at 20...lol.. I was just enjoying life flying around the US doing my thing. But then I never liked dating or actively looked to date at any point, its never been something I enjoyed.
Me neither, if truth be told.

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In many ways I am glad we don't have kids, not entirely confident the future will be bright.
Sometimes I feel bad that I've dropped a human into a world that doesn't appear to have a future, but at the same time, maybe it'll be people of my daughter's who finally fix the bloody mess in the end. Guilt aside, I am glad we had her, I didn't even want a second child for the longest time after I got married and inherited my son when he was 6, but to be honest, even though I'm way too old to be getting anybody pregnant now, I'd probably have a third now if we could afford it.




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We wanna be free, we wanna be free to do what we wanna do


And we wanna get loaded and we wanna have a good time

Scottish band. They are quite likely to be free of England before too long.
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Old Oct 31st 2019, 9:18 pm
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Scottish band. They are quite likely to be free of England before too long.
I was thinking more of Peter Fonda
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I was thinking more of Peter Fonda

Well he's foreign too of course.

Tell you what, following the motorcycle theme, how about this guy.

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Old Oct 31st 2019, 9:27 pm
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Scottish band. They are quite likely to be free of England before too long.
FYI - I'm not sure they actually live in Scotland now.
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Old Oct 31st 2019, 9:28 pm
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Well he's foreign too of course.

Tell you what, following the motorcycle theme, how about this guy.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j0kJdrfzjAg
My brother has an old Vincent amongst his many other bikes - worth >£40K now, goes like a steam train.
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My brother has an old Vincent amongst his many other bikes - worth >£40K now, goes like a steam train.

Would he consider adopting me?
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FYI - I'm not sure they actually live in Scotland now.

That's ok. Some of most ardent brexit believers live on other continents.
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Would he consider adopting me?
I'll ask - he doesn't live far away from Little Lion! (Chichester).
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That's ok. Some of most ardent brexit believers live on other continents.
Ditto brexit remainers if BE is anything to go by
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I think once people have kids their perspective and feelings might change a bit.

If the decision hadn't be chosen for us by natural forces, we likely would have had at least 1 kid, my wife always did want to have one, but hey life moves on and you don't always get to choose. If money were no object IVF would be an option with a surrogate but yeah that is way expensive so we dropped the idea of having kids a couple years ago and are fine with it, probably for the best really.

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Me neither, if truth be told.



Sometimes I feel bad that I've dropped a human into a world that doesn't appear to have a future, but at the same time, maybe it'll be people of my daughter's who finally fix the bloody mess in the end. Guilt aside, I am glad we had her, I didn't even want a second child for the longest time after I got married and inherited my son when he was 6, but to be honest, even though I'm way too old to be getting anybody pregnant now, I'd probably have a third now if we could afford it.
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