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There! Finally finished posting my Mythos Monsters had to go back and Spoiler them for size... Now for SLEEEEEEEP....:zombie:

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One of my friends got his DMG signed by Mercer. He bought a second one to actually use, and if anyone touches the signed one without permission he flips out like crazy. I was at his house for a game one night and we were clearing off the table and he suddenly started half-yelling at me because I'd picked up his signed DMG and was moving it to the counter. I didn't even know he had a signed one, and it was sitting on the table with the rest of our books so I was just making room. Dude is super possessive over it. I can understand why, but man, that first flip out was weird.

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27 minutes ago, Unruly said:

One of my friends got his DMG signed by Mercer. He bought a second one to actually use, and if anyone touches the signed one without permission he flips out like crazy. I was at his house for a game one night and we were clearing off the table and he suddenly started half-yelling at me because I'd picked up his signed DMG and was moving it to the counter. I didn't even know he had a signed one, and it was sitting on the table with the rest of our books so I was just making room. Dude is super possessive over it. I can understand why, but man, that first flip out was weird.

 

Yikes, haha!!  I'd use it at home. Travel, no. Home, heck yes!!

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5 hours ago, NebulousMissy said:

Gah!

 

Spaghetti dinner plus giant, em, 'chest' leads to shirt stains :angry:

 

One of the unavoidable equations of life ::P:

 

I got spaghetti dinner plus 16-month-old son, which apparently means shirt stains, pants stains, couch stains, carpet stains...

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23 minutes ago, Dai-Mongar said:

 

I got spaghetti dinner plus 16-month-old son, which apparently means shirt stains, pants stains, couch stains, carpet stains...

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He's cute. Nose needs a good boop. 

 

Wait. Can kids stain? :blink:

 

I know they stain everything they touch ::P: but is it like the myth of the 'funny faces stay that way'? If a kid makes a mess often enough does the kid stay messy?

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Having been able to spend some quality time with my hubby, sleep most of the last four days, and see my dad, I am feeling better. It is still difficult, and I am not at terms with my dad's impending death, but I'm coping with it better than I was, say, four days ago.

 

Still, I swear this would be easier if he just suddenly keeled over. Watching him go this way is horrible.

 

51 minutes ago, Dai-Mongar said:

 

I got spaghetti dinner plus 16-month-old son, which apparently means shirt stains, pants stains, couch stains, carpet stains...

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Aww, what a cute little stain monster! I agree, that nose is begging for a boop.

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31 minutes ago, NebulousMissy said:

 

He's cute. Nose needs a good boop. 

 

Wait. Can kids stain? :blink:

 

I know they stain everything they touch ::P: but is it like the myth of the 'funny faces stay that way'? If a kid makes a mess often enough does the kid stay messy?

You've obviously not read Peanuts carefully enough.

Exhibit A:  Pigpen

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6 minutes ago, redambrosia said:

Having been able to spend some quality time with my hubby, sleep most of the last four days, and see my dad, I am feeling better. It is still difficult, and I am not at terms with my dad's impending death, but I'm coping with it better than I was, say, four days ago.

 

Still, I swear this would be easier if he just suddenly keeled over. Watching him go this way is horrible.

 

Please allow me to express my sympathy for what you are going through.

Is your father in pain?  If so, and it is probably severe pain, sometimes our letting go is the greatest act of Love we can express for a loved one. 

It doesn't make it any easier for those of us who have to go on living, but you will always have your memories.  Hold those memories close, your father closer, and know that there are people out here who do care, even if we have never met face to face.

You will be in my prayers and meditations.

G.E.M.

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On 09/30/2017 at 11:43 AM, buglips*the*goblin said:

 

Charges against the defendants read as follows:

 

2 counts of sparkling in the first degree

2 counts of scintillation in the second degree

2 counts of fraudulent sequining

2 counts of unauthorized use of a rhinestone

And 2 counts of racketeering in relation to conspiracy to commit shimmer

 

How do you plead?

Shiny?

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I think the pain my dad is in is more psychological. He's been experiencing a mental decline for the last year or so, and this last month it excellerated at a terrifying rate. He's been diagnosed with prefrontal cortex dementia (something like that anyway). The doctors think the primary cause is the way he's been malnourishing himself for the last 7 or 8 years. He's always expected someone else to take care of him, either his mom or his wife, so when my mom left him, he just let himself fall to pieces. It's been very difficult, and stunningly fast, but the doctors don't expect him to last much longer. We've already signed the "no extrodinary measures" form. It's just... difficult. :mellow:

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33 minutes ago, redambrosia said:

I think the pain my dad is in is more psychological. He's been experiencing a mental decline for the last year or so, and this last month it excellerated at a terrifying rate. He's been diagnosed with prefrontal cortex dementia (something like that anyway). The doctors think the primary cause is the way he's been malnourishing himself for the last 7 or 8 years. He's always expected someone else to take care of him, either his mom or his wife, so when my mom left him, he just let himself fall to pieces. It's been very difficult, and stunningly fast, but the doctors don't expect him to last much longer. We've already signed the "no extrodinary measures" form. It's just... difficult. :mellow:

It is very sad to see a beloved family member basically "self destruct" like what you describe.

We are so helpless when somebody, consciously or not, makes a decision/takes action-inaction to bring such results into play.

Consider this:  If a persons pain is psychologicl it hurts them just as much as if it were caused by an equivalent physical trauma.

Doesn't make the ordeal any easier for the family members though.

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2 hours ago, Dai-Mongar said:

 

I got spaghetti dinner plus 16-month-old son, which apparently means shirt stains, pants stains, couch stains, carpet stains...

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yup even with  3 year old spaghetti means breaking out the "art" smock.  Mine sometimes has less paint on her hands then I do after a painting session,  but she makes spaghetti  look like  a monster just got gibbed in a first person shooter.  

 

 

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3 minutes ago, Evilhalfling said:

 

yup even with  3 year old spaghetti means breaking out the "art" smock.  Mine some times has less paint on her hands then Ido after a painting session,  but she makes spaghetti  looks like  a monster just got gibbed in a first person shooter.  

 

 

 

I just don't care about getting his clothes stained. The vast majority of his clothes are either hand-me-downs from friends or bought second hand in bulk.

It was an unscheduled bath night tonight, though.

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1 hour ago, Dai-Mongar said:

 

I just don't care about getting his clothes stained. The vast majority of his clothes are either hand-me-downs from friends or bought second hand in bulk.

It was an unscheduled bath night tonight, though.

Seriously, boop his nose for me please. :ik_oops:

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Got up in a good mood. ::):

Went to work in a good mood. ::):

Opened up web browser to catch up on the daily news: [Mass shooting in Vegas] ::o:

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Now I'm weeping for America. :down:

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