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It is possible to make an elephant man out of the humans-only Frostgrave plastic sets.

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2 hours ago, ub3r_n3rd said:

 

 

My four-day weekend starts! 

 

I plan on guzzling coffee and doing some hobbying today. 

Enjoy!

 

I didn't even realize this was labor day weekend 'till it was too late to do anything about it, so only three days off for me. I DID take next Friday off, though. So I'll have a three day weekend, a three day work week, and then a (sort of) three day weekend. I say sort of, because I'll be on call that weekend...

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3 minutes ago, Froggy the Great said:

It is possible to make an elephant man out of the humans-only Frostgrave plastic sets.

Sounds like something out of a Kingdom Death nightmare... :wacko:

 

2 minutes ago, Chaoswolf said:

Enjoy!

 

I didn't even realize this was labor day weekend 'till it was too late to do anything about it, so only three days off for me. I DID take next Friday off, though. So I'll have a three day weekend, a three day work week, and then a (sort of) three day weekend. I say sort of, because I'll be on call that weekend...

Thanks!

 

I'm trying to decide if I want to work on diorama, start my barbarian (brock the wanderer), or do something quick/fun/no pressure like a group of hill giants I have had primed for a couple months just sitting there.

 

Enjoy your 2x 3-day weekends!

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3 minutes ago, Froggy the Great said:

It is possible to make an elephant man out of the humans-only Frostgrave plastic sets.

 

That's ... good ... to know.

 

:blink:

 

So when you say "elephant man" do you mean anthropomorphic elephant or Joseph Merrick?

 

^_^

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38 minutes ago, Pegazus said:

 

Haven't been on meds other than regular Tylenol, but I keep playing a strange first person shooter RPG whenever I sleep. I haven't had a rememberable dream in two months or so, then this one setting constantly the past two nights. Even weirder is that it isn't the first time I've visited this dream land. Been there before, and knew my way around the building already.

 

Well, though I'd consider such a dream to be highly disturbing, I still have to ask: did you score high?

 

38 minutes ago, Pegazus said:

One strange occurrence from my surgery is that I still can visualize the path from the car to the pre-op room near perfectly, including signs, colors, chairs, and people. I guess my brain was on high alert knowing what was coming up.

 

Oh yeah, I have got one or two of such occurrences, too. I guess it's like you said: Brain was on high alert at that moment, trying to sense any upcoming danger.

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10 minutes ago, Knochensack said:

 

Well, though I'd consider such a dream to be highly disturbing, I still have to ask: did you score high?

 

 

RPGish, so the journey itself was the reward rather than any score. At least, I don't recall any numbers anywhere.

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3 minutes ago, Pegazus said:

 

RPGish, so the journey itself was the reward rather than any score. At least, I don't recall any numbers anywhere.

 

Ah, I see! Well, maybe kill ratio was not so great :poke:

 

 

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2 hours ago, ub3r_n3rd said:

Yes, sir, THANK CROM!!!

 

My four-day weekend starts! 

 

I plan on guzzling coffee and doing some hobbying today. 

 

Oh ya! Going to play some Xbox One (Titanfall 2) with a buddy tonight then craft like a mad-man this weekend! 

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53 minutes ago, Pegazus said:

 

RPGish, so the journey itself was the reward rather than any score. At least, I don't recall any numbers anywhere.

So...

 

Did you level up any skills at least?

 

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7 hours ago, redambrosia said:

Was about to respond to this in the minis we'd like to see thread and realized my response was all sorts of off topic :rolleyes:

 

Anyway, for dnd purposes, I feel like a paladin who operated that way (as a billboard or as a self important douche) wouldn't be a paladin very long. Maybe it's just the way we play, but the few gods who employ holy warriors in dnd, tend to want them to actually go out and defeat evil and so forth. Displays of hubris by them or their church would get them god-smacked. 

 

Like I said though, it might just be the way we play.

 

The paladin I'm playing is kinda stealth.  It's not common knowledge in her city that she's more than a fighter.  She spends some of her free time checking up on people she's rescued or helped, just to keep in touch.  Most of the adventures involve slogging around nasty caves under the city.  I dunno, seemed a more interesting way to play a paladin.  She's also a paladin of Thor, so occasionally losing her temper.

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1 hour ago, Doug Sundseth said:

So when you say "elephant man" do you mean anthropomorphic elephant or Joseph Merrick?

 

Heh.  The former.

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3 hours ago, SparrowMarie said:

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Husband's birthday is next Friday. He'll be 30. We're going to a baseball game with a bunch of friends and his parents. Hopefully, this will take his mind off of his stress about actually turning 30. My birthday is next month, I'll be 28 so I'll have a couple of years before the dread of aging really sets in. I should probably figure out what I want. Or well I know what I want but husband wants me to pick several things so it'll be a surprise. All I want is a paint shaker.

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Honestly, 30 is no big deal. Neither's 40. Admittedly my 40th was spent travelling home after Reapercon last year... :lol: but still. They're just arbitrary numbers. Try to think of it as just an excuse to throw yourself a party (or get friends to throw one for you) and otherwise it's meaningless.

 

(I'll be spending my 41st recovering from travelling back home after celebrating my girlfriend's 50th birthday the weekend before.)

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Going to the New York Renaissance Faire in Tuxedo NY with the kids tomorrow.

It's Fantasy Day, so knarthex the drow will be stalking the unsuspecting 'danes...

 

Muhaha!:devil:

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I think I hate code blue false alarms only just a little more than actual code blues. 

 

Ok I don't hate code blues, but it means it's a bad day for someone. 

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Wooohoooooo setting up the Physical Properties of Minerals lab for next week. Waiting for KS to reveal more things to steal money from paycheck. Listening to whatever music I want in the lab. 

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