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Rabrrrrrr Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-08-04 03:26 PM
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16. We need to rally some good old American DUer hospitality!
And send that poor girl some candies and cookies as a goodwill gesture that hey, at least liberal Americans aren't shitknocking world-destroying fucktards, and that we take care of everyone in our midst, foreigner or not.

What do you think DUers? Can we rally?!

Poor girl - awfully homesick, I bet.

We need some good ol' American cheer sent her way!

(sad thing is, though, that if they sent her chocolates, sending her American chocolate to replace would just be a total insult, since ours sucks, unless you go to a nice local place, like Lilac in the Village or Mondels in Morningside Heights).
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  -Oh, great. Our exchange student is freaking out. LeftPeopleFinishFirst  Dec-08-04 03:11 PM   #0 
  - You're right  wryter2000   Dec-08-04 03:13 PM   #1 
  - She's homesick.  Stephanie   Dec-08-04 03:13 PM   #2 
  - Sounds like it's time for a big family meeting  Lex   Dec-08-04 03:14 PM   #3 
  - I know she is  LeftPeopleFinishFirst   Dec-08-04 03:16 PM   #7 
  - She's probably having a hard time being away from home  flamingyouth   Dec-08-04 03:15 PM   #4 
  - It sounds like she's just really homesick  RubyDuby in GA   Dec-08-04 03:15 PM   #5 
  - take her out  mitchtv   Dec-08-04 03:15 PM   #6 
  - It could just be that she is upset by not being at home for Christmas  johnnie   Dec-08-04 03:16 PM   #8 
  - Poor thing  sandnsea   Dec-08-04 03:18 PM   #9 
  - Very good idea !  Dzimbowicz   Dec-08-04 04:32 PM   #32 
  - Keep in mind you have a homesick teenager there...  JHB   Dec-08-04 03:21 PM   #10 
  - Poor girl.  Dora   Dec-08-04 03:22 PM   #11 
  - Ditto to all the other responses. and...  indigolady   Dec-08-04 03:23 PM   #12 
  - Instead of small town upstate new york...  LeftPeopleFinishFirst   Dec-08-04 03:24 PM   #14 
  - Hey LeftPeople  progmom   Dec-08-04 03:29 PM   #18 
     - near Glens Falls  LeftPeopleFinishFirst   Dec-08-04 03:40 PM   #22 
     - I grew up in Seneca Falls  progmom   Dec-08-04 03:44 PM   #23 
        - I grew up in Marcellus and Skaneatles.  radwriter0555   Dec-08-04 09:25 PM   #41 
           - Hey there!  progmom   Dec-08-04 09:40 PM   #45 
     - That is so true ...  CarolinaPeridot   Dec-08-04 09:40 PM   #46 
  - And Saint Nickolas Day is Dec.6. when the children get the gifts.  indigolady   Dec-08-04 03:25 PM   #15 
  - Maybe you could find some German bakery and buy her some  intheflow   Dec-08-04 03:23 PM   #13 
  - We need to rally some good old American DUer hospitality!  Rabrrrrrr   Dec-08-04 03:26 PM   #16 
  - what a sweet idea:-)  Lisa0825   Dec-08-04 04:20 PM   #30 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-08-04 03:27 PM   #17 
  - Eek .....  Trajan   Dec-08-04 03:33 PM   #19 
  - Do you have a German restuarant in your area?  n2mark   Dec-08-04 03:37 PM   #20 
  - No, I don't think that would work  Kellanved   Dec-08-04 04:44 PM   #34 
  - Update  LeftPeopleFinishFirst   Dec-08-04 03:39 PM   #21 
  - Has she talked to her real mother to confirm what she sent in the package?  Frogtutor   Dec-08-04 03:46 PM   #24 
  - Yes, she has spoken to her.  LeftPeopleFinishFirst   Dec-08-04 09:12 PM   #38 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Dec-08-04 03:50 PM   #25 
  - ummm OK  Bleachers7   Dec-08-04 03:54 PM   #27 
     - I ditto that diagnosis.  LoZoccolo   Dec-08-04 04:17 PM   #29 
  - ouch  Kellanved   Dec-08-04 04:51 PM   #35 
     - Seventeen  LeftPeopleFinishFirst   Dec-08-04 09:13 PM   #39 
  - You ruined Christmas  Bleachers7   Dec-08-04 03:52 PM   #26 
  - The Bumpus's hounds.  LoZoccolo   Dec-08-04 04:13 PM   #28 
  - Poor kid  skygazer   Dec-08-04 04:21 PM   #31 
  - Even if we didn't have dogs...  LeftPeopleFinishFirst   Dec-08-04 09:19 PM   #40 
  - Rough situation for her and for you.  11 Bravo   Dec-08-04 04:39 PM   #33 
  - She is very homesick ...  CarolinaPeridot   Dec-08-04 05:18 PM   #36 
  - I think you need to contact the program and  cally   Dec-08-04 05:36 PM   #37 
  - Ask her if there's anything you can do to make it up to her.  BullGooseLoony   Dec-08-04 09:28 PM   #42 
  - we did  LeftPeopleFinishFirst   Dec-08-04 09:34 PM   #43 
  - I have a friend/customer who is from Germany  flamingyouth   Dec-08-04 09:38 PM   #44 

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