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CanuckAmok Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 01:56 AM
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Wow! I went to Vancouver today and nothing bad happened to me!
Usually I run into my ex, someone sues me for something, and/or my vehicle gets stolen or broken into.

But today I zipped in, saw my orthodontist, zipped up to Ikea, zipped over to the ferry terminal, caught an early ferry, and zipped home!

So now I'm waiting for the other shoe to drop...
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  - It takes awhile to show up.  Fridays Child   Mar-25-05 01:57 AM   #1 
  - You didn't see me  yvr girl   Mar-25-05 02:02 AM   #2 
  - I *did* say I'd be there... I was waiting for you to invite me to Griffins  CanuckAmok   Mar-25-05 02:12 AM   #5 
     - I wasn't sure how I'd feel today  yvr girl   Mar-25-05 02:22 AM   #6 
  - You did a hell of a lot of zipping there, mister.  Bouncy Ball   Mar-25-05 02:03 AM   #3 
  - I would have done more zipping if I'd run into yvr girl n/t  CanuckAmok   Mar-25-05 02:11 AM   #4 
     - We'd be playing tag or something?  yvr girl   Mar-25-05 02:24 AM   #7 
        - Hmmm...not if you're "doing the opposite of eating"!  CanuckAmok   Mar-25-05 02:25 AM   #8 
           - I cut that out last night  yvr girl   Mar-25-05 02:29 AM   #9 
              - hey, you just reminded me!!  CanuckAmok   Mar-25-05 02:32 AM   #10 
                 - Not much food in the Amok household I take it.  yvr girl   Mar-25-05 02:33 AM   #11 
                    - Bachelor here...  CanuckAmok   Mar-25-05 02:38 AM   #12 
                       - Are liquor stores open on Good Friday?  yvr girl   Mar-25-05 02:42 AM   #13 
                          - of course...that's why it's "Good Friday", and not "Shitty Dry Friday"  CanuckAmok   Mar-25-05 03:01 AM   #14 
                             - I hope you don't have to wait until Saturday...  yvr girl   Mar-25-05 03:08 AM   #15 
                                - This "unless" you speak of...what does it mean?  CanuckAmok   Mar-25-05 03:13 AM   #16 
                                   - It was crazy talk  yvr girl   Mar-25-05 03:17 AM   #17 
  - Well....  Canadian Socialist   Mar-25-05 03:24 AM   #18 
  - I think that's uncalled for  yvr girl   Mar-25-05 03:27 AM   #19 
     - Sorry  Canadian Socialist   Mar-25-05 06:18 AM   #20 
  - Last time I was there, all I got was freezing rain.  GOPisEvil   Mar-25-05 06:56 AM   #21 
  - I 'm going to Victoria soon.  Evergreen Emerald   Mar-25-05 08:04 AM   #22 
 
Fridays Child Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 01:57 AM
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1. It takes awhile to show up.
:scared:

;)
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yvr girl Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 02:02 AM
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2. You didn't see me
I'm nothing but trouble.
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CanuckAmok Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 02:12 AM
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5. I *did* say I'd be there... I was waiting for you to invite me to Griffins
Lucky I had a big breakfast!
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yvr girl Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 02:22 AM
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6. I wasn't sure how I'd feel today
I'd been doing the opposite of eating for two days solid.

I need to be on the top of my game when I meet you.
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Bouncy Ball Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 02:03 AM
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3. You did a hell of a lot of zipping there, mister.
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CanuckAmok Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 02:11 AM
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4. I would have done more zipping if I'd run into yvr girl n/t
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yvr girl Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 02:24 AM
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7. We'd be playing tag or something?
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CanuckAmok Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 02:25 AM
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8. Hmmm...not if you're "doing the opposite of eating"!
I'd say "you're it", no matter what.
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yvr girl Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 02:29 AM
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9. I cut that out last night
I've kept everything down today. Everything being:

Ginger ale
Some crackers
Left-over won ton soup
Instant oatmeal
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CanuckAmok Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 02:32 AM
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10. hey, you just reminded me!!
I have crackers in my jacket pocket. BRB...
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yvr girl Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 02:33 AM
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11. Not much food in the Amok household I take it.
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CanuckAmok Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 02:38 AM
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12. Bachelor here...
I have to go grocery shopping tomorrow; I'm out of gin and vodka!

Tomorrow's shopping list:

vacuum cleaner
cat litter
food
vodka
gin
Oban single-malt scotch
other food
Febreeze
olive oil
more vodka
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yvr girl Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 02:42 AM
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13. Are liquor stores open on Good Friday?
Good list by the way.

I never make a list, I'm kind of random.
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CanuckAmok Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 03:01 AM
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14. of course...that's why it's "Good Friday", and not "Shitty Dry Friday"
I'm so there... I might even get the liquor BEFORE the cat litter. I'm stoked!
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yvr girl Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 03:08 AM
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15. I hope you don't have to wait until Saturday...
Wouldn't that rot your socks.

If you're getting it all in one trip, does the order really make a difference? Unless you plan on getting soused while you shop.
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CanuckAmok Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 03:13 AM
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16. This "unless" you speak of...what does it mean?
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yvr girl Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 03:17 AM
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17. It was crazy talk
forgive me.
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Canadian Socialist Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 03:24 AM
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18. Well....
seems to me just going to the lower mainland is bad in and of itself. Just saying <g>.
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yvr girl Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 03:27 AM
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19. I think that's uncalled for
Do people outside of BC call Vancouver the Lower Mainland? Are you from here?
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Canadian Socialist Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 06:18 AM
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20. Sorry
reflex action from a prairie girl. I really love Vancouver. I guess it's jealousy of the warm weather raising its ugly head.
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GOPisEvil Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 06:56 AM
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21. Last time I was there, all I got was freezing rain.
Edited on Fri Mar-25-05 07:02 AM by GOPisEvil
I did go to the IKEA though. It's nice.

Edit - I got more than the freezing rain, but that's a topic for another time.
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Evergreen Emerald Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Mar-25-05 08:04 AM
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22. I 'm going to Victoria soon.
I will take the ferry up for a long weekend (in a few weeks).

I love Victoria.
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