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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by wosbald » Thu May 11, 2017 4:41 pm

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DepartedLight wrote:
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hugodrax wrote:
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Why did you write "with?" Is CPS going to help me write a letter?
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This is the letter A.

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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by infidel » Thu May 11, 2017 4:59 pm

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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by hugodrax » Thu May 11, 2017 5:05 pm

gaining_age wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 4:21 pm
Jocose wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:49 pm
hugodrax wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:26 pm
Jocose wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:17 pm
hugodrax wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:04 pm
Jocose wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 12:09 pm
I hope I get TNLP!
I hope you get theImpudent.
That'd work too. I haven't had a text from him in a while.
The contents of your cellphone must be interesting.
Quite indeed. Between various Snapchats of TNLP and convos with theImpudent, there's never a dull moment.
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Indeed. You should be more like Gaining Age, Jo. He seems like a real hep cat, as Del's generation would say. Tons of fun at parties. Usually to be found wearing the lampshade by the end of the night and telling the college girls that he's a happily married man, thanks.
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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by gaining_age » Thu May 11, 2017 5:42 pm

hugodrax wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 5:05 pm
gaining_age wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 4:21 pm
Jocose wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:49 pm
hugodrax wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:26 pm
Jocose wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:17 pm
hugodrax wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:04 pm
Jocose wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 12:09 pm
I hope I get TNLP!
I hope you get theImpudent.
That'd work too. I haven't had a text from him in a while.
The contents of your cellphone must be interesting.
Quite indeed. Between various Snapchats of TNLP and convos with theImpudent, there's never a dull moment.
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Indeed. You should be more like Gaining Age, Jo. He seems like a real hep cat, as Del's generation would say. Tons of fun at parties. Usually to be found wearing the lampshade by the end of the night and telling the college girls that he's a happily married man, thanks.
Fountain pens, inky fingers and exhaustion inevitably brings on physics discussions are more characteristic than lampshade.

As for the college girls comment...
I once was at an after church gathering a few years ago and there was initially mixed gender seating but then folks got up to get their order and when they came back the hens and the roosters were segregated. Now I'm a gregarious fellow but I thoughtfully avoided being "that guy" and sat near a gentleman (I don't know if that may have started the separation). I observed it and then others noted the segregation and made a comment. I quietly said, as I brought my drink up to my lips, "I just don't want to be seen as the creepy old guy." Only my friend to my left heard me and he cracked up laughing so hard and said " you, my friend, have made my day with that comment-- that was perfect."

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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by hugodrax » Thu May 11, 2017 6:00 pm

gaining_age wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 5:42 pm
hugodrax wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 5:05 pm
gaining_age wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 4:21 pm
Jocose wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:49 pm
hugodrax wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:26 pm
Jocose wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:17 pm
hugodrax wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:04 pm
Jocose wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 12:09 pm
I hope I get TNLP!
I hope you get theImpudent.
That'd work too. I haven't had a text from him in a while.
The contents of your cellphone must be interesting.
Quite indeed. Between various Snapchats of TNLP and convos with theImpudent, there's never a dull moment.
Image
Indeed. You should be more like Gaining Age, Jo. He seems like a real hep cat, as Del's generation would say. Tons of fun at parties. Usually to be found wearing the lampshade by the end of the night and telling the college girls that he's a happily married man, thanks.
Fountain pens, inky fingers and exhaustion inevitably brings on physics discussions are more characteristic than lampshade.

As for the college girls comment...
I once was at an after church gathering a few years ago and there was initially mixed gender seating but then folks got up to get their order and when they came back the hens and the roosters were segregated. Now I'm a gregarious fellow but I thoughtfully avoided being "that guy" and sat near a gentleman (I don't know if that may have started the separation). I observed it and then others noted the segregation and made a comment. I quietly said, as I brought my drink up to my lips, "I just don't want to be seen as the creepy old guy." Only my friend to my left heard me and he cracked up laughing so hard and said " you, my friend, have made my day with that comment-- that was perfect."

G.
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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by gaining_age » Thu May 11, 2017 6:11 pm

hugodrax wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 6:00 pm
gaining_age wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 5:42 pm
hugodrax wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 5:05 pm
gaining_age wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 4:21 pm
Jocose wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:49 pm
hugodrax wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:26 pm
Jocose wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:17 pm
hugodrax wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:04 pm
Jocose wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 12:09 pm
I hope I get TNLP!
I hope you get theImpudent.
That'd work too. I haven't had a text from him in a while.
The contents of your cellphone must be interesting.
Quite indeed. Between various Snapchats of TNLP and convos with theImpudent, there's never a dull moment.
Image
Indeed. You should be more like Gaining Age, Jo. He seems like a real hep cat, as Del's generation would say. Tons of fun at parties. Usually to be found wearing the lampshade by the end of the night and telling the college girls that he's a happily married man, thanks.
Fountain pens, inky fingers and exhaustion inevitably brings on physics discussions are more characteristic than lampshade.

As for the college girls comment...
I once was at an after church gathering a few years ago and there was initially mixed gender seating but then folks got up to get their order and when they came back the hens and the roosters were segregated. Now I'm a gregarious fellow but I thoughtfully avoided being "that guy" and sat near a gentleman (I don't know if that may have started the separation). I observed it and then others noted the segregation and made a comment. I quietly said, as I brought my drink up to my lips, "I just don't want to be seen as the creepy old guy." Only my friend to my left heard me and he cracked up laughing so hard and said " you, my friend, have made my day with that comment-- that was perfect."

G.
Sometimes, describing a person or thing in terms exactly inapposite to the way that person or thing is factually described can present a paradox that people find amusing, Marvin.
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The 6s of 1st John:
2:6 Whoever claims to live in him must walk as Jesus walked
3:6 No one who lives in him keeps on sinning

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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by hugodrax » Thu May 11, 2017 6:30 pm

gaining_age wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 6:11 pm
hugodrax wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 6:00 pm
gaining_age wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 5:42 pm
hugodrax wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 5:05 pm
gaining_age wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 4:21 pm
Jocose wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:49 pm
hugodrax wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:26 pm
Jocose wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:17 pm
hugodrax wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 3:04 pm


I hope you get theImpudent.
That'd work too. I haven't had a text from him in a while.
The contents of your cellphone must be interesting.
Quite indeed. Between various Snapchats of TNLP and convos with theImpudent, there's never a dull moment.
Image
Indeed. You should be more like Gaining Age, Jo. He seems like a real hep cat, as Del's generation would say. Tons of fun at parties. Usually to be found wearing the lampshade by the end of the night and telling the college girls that he's a happily married man, thanks.
Fountain pens, inky fingers and exhaustion inevitably brings on physics discussions are more characteristic than lampshade.

As for the college girls comment...
I once was at an after church gathering a few years ago and there was initially mixed gender seating but then folks got up to get their order and when they came back the hens and the roosters were segregated. Now I'm a gregarious fellow but I thoughtfully avoided being "that guy" and sat near a gentleman (I don't know if that may have started the separation). I observed it and then others noted the segregation and made a comment. I quietly said, as I brought my drink up to my lips, "I just don't want to be seen as the creepy old guy." Only my friend to my left heard me and he cracked up laughing so hard and said " you, my friend, have made my day with that comment-- that was perfect."

G.
Sometimes, describing a person or thing in terms exactly inapposite to the way that person or thing is factually described can present a paradox that people find amusing, Marvin.
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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by DepartedLight » Fri May 12, 2017 7:26 am

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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by Cleon » Fri May 12, 2017 8:05 am

Let's all bombard Jester with letters, written in cursive and with a fountain pen if you have one.
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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by John-Boy » Fri May 12, 2017 8:21 am

Cleon wrote:
Fri May 12, 2017 8:05 am
Let's all bombard Jester with letters, written in cursive and with a fountain pen if you have one.
I'm in. Please PM the address.
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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by DepartedLight » Fri May 12, 2017 10:13 am

John-Boy wrote:
Fri May 12, 2017 8:21 am
Cleon wrote:
Fri May 12, 2017 8:05 am
Let's all bombard Jester with letters, written in cursive and with a fountain pen if you have one.
I'm in. Please PM the address.
Can I use a green crayon? And print?
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Feel free to use that quote in your signature. Stanley76 » 22 Feb 2019 21:50

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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by Jocose » Fri May 12, 2017 10:14 am

Oh, I get it!

It took me a while.
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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by A_Morley » Fri May 12, 2017 11:41 am

Del wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 10:41 am
And I get to have a pony!

Oh! Oh! I hope I am commissioned to deliver express letters to Morley!
You will be shot on sight, you misbegotten lump of bad taste and self-righteousness. I curse your name; yours and your children's and your children's children.

Damn and blast your oily hide.
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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by Del » Fri May 12, 2017 4:28 pm

A_Morley wrote:
Fri May 12, 2017 11:41 am
Del wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 10:41 am
And I get to have a pony!

Oh! Oh! I hope I am commissioned to deliver express letters to Morley!
You will be shot on sight, you misbegotten lump of bad taste and self-righteousness. I curse your name; yours and your children's and your children's children.

Damn and blast your oily hide.
I get to dodge bullets too?!!? This is like my childhood dream, come true!
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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by Sir Moose » Fri May 12, 2017 4:31 pm

Del wrote:
Fri May 12, 2017 4:28 pm
A_Morley wrote:
Fri May 12, 2017 11:41 am
Del wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 10:41 am
And I get to have a pony!

Oh! Oh! I hope I am commissioned to deliver express letters to Morley!
You will be shot on sight, you misbegotten lump of bad taste and self-righteousness. I curse your name; yours and your children's and your children's children.

Damn and blast your oily hide.
I get to dodge bullets too?!!? This is like my childhood dream, come true!
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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by gaining_age » Fri May 12, 2017 5:27 pm

Sir Moose wrote:
Fri May 12, 2017 4:31 pm
Del wrote:
Fri May 12, 2017 4:28 pm
A_Morley wrote:
Fri May 12, 2017 11:41 am
Del wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 10:41 am
And I get to have a pony!

Oh! Oh! I hope I am commissioned to deliver express letters to Morley!
You will be shot on sight, you misbegotten lump of bad taste and self-righteousness. I curse your name; yours and your children's and your children's children.

Damn and blast your oily hide.
I get to dodge bullets too?!!? This is like my childhood dream, come true!
http://bfy.tw/BlMj
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v8W9uvhdFZY
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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by DepartedLight » Fri May 12, 2017 9:01 pm

Del wrote:
Fri May 12, 2017 4:28 pm
A_Morley wrote:
Fri May 12, 2017 11:41 am
Del wrote:
Thu May 11, 2017 10:41 am
And I get to have a pony!

Oh! Oh! I hope I am commissioned to deliver express letters to Morley!
You will be shot on sight, you misbegotten lump of bad taste and self-righteousness. I curse your name; yours and your children's and your children's children.

Damn and blast your oily hide.
I get to dodge bullets too?!!? This is like my childhood dream, come true!
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DL Jake

Feel free to use that quote in your signature. Stanley76 » 22 Feb 2019 21:50

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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by Jester » Tue May 16, 2017 6:47 am

Don't forget to let me know if you want to participate. Only one person has so far.
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Re: Letter Writing With CPS

Post by Del » Tue May 16, 2017 6:54 am

Jester wrote:
Tue May 16, 2017 6:47 am
Don't forget to let me know if you want to participate. Only one person has so far.
That should be plenty enough.
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