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Grump gets sick, Grump gets stupid.

 "I'll sleep on the couch, I don't want you to catch this. " :zombie:

 

"Honey, we share a BATHROOM. I WILL catch this!" <_<

 

 Just a cold, I think, but he's got a stuffy brain from it.

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4 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

It's that time of the year again, going to work in the dark and coming home in the dark.

I wished I had more energy left at the end of the day to hobby but I feel pretty much drained after we have had dinner.

Looking for spoons, anyone got some spares?

 

 

Not really, but happy to share anyway.  Woke up in pain, got a steroid pill.  It's still below freezing, and worse, it's windy. Not going out.  Nearly noon and I just got breakfast.  Going to be a slow day.

 

After dinner try going into the hobby room and just look at stuff. Think about color schemes or basing ideas. That may trigger some hobby energy. 

 

Tonight looks like a good night to have soup for dinner. 

 

 

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8 minutes ago, Inarah said:

Tonight looks like a good night to have soup for dinner. 

 

Beautiful Soup, so rich and green,
Waiting in a hot tureen!
Who for such dainties would not stoop?
Soup of the evening, beautiful Soup!


Soup of the evening, beautiful Soup!

Beau--ootiful Soo--oop!
Beau--ootiful Soo--oop!
Soo--oop of the e--e--evening,
Beautiful, beautiful Soup!

 

Beautiful Soup! Who cares for fish,
Game or any other dish?
Who would not give all else for two
Pennyworth only of Beautiful Soup?
Pennyworth only of beautiful Soup?

 

Beau--ootiful Soo--oop!
Beau--ootiful Soo--oop!
Soo--oop of the e--e--evening,
Beautiful, beauti--FUL SOUP!

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6 hours ago, WhiteWulfe said:

Same, I want to get some sleep! ::P:

 

Xray tech was pretty cute though.... 

It always pleasant to be tortured by good looking people :lol:

 

I hope everything was resolved and you’ve gotten some rest.

 

4 hours ago, Glitterwolf said:

It's that time of the year again, going to work in the dark and coming home in the dark.

I wished I had more energy left at the end of the day to hobby but I feel pretty much drained after we have had dinner.

Looking for spoons, anyone got some spares?

 

I have just had lunch and now the after lunch dip is trying to get me!

I will fight it! I will....I...

 

:Throws a box of plastic spoons to you: 

 

My frustration with the house situation and waiting (and waiting, and waiting) for my license to be approved is getting to me. I have to keep stopping myself and say “it will get better, I will achieve my goals, I will get our own home” 

 

 

On the cool things side: Sephy loves the greatest showman. I’m pretty sure she’s going to grow up wanting to join the circus. Evidence: loves to be swung, lifted, spun, and tossed, obsessed with her aunty trapeze artist, and enthralled by this movie. 

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I forgot how much head colds suck. I wish I could have someone cast lesser restoration on me.

 

37 minutes ago, redambrosia said:

On the cool things side: Sephy loves the greatest showman. I’m pretty sure she’s going to grow up wanting to join the circus. Evidence: loves to be swung, lifted, spun, and tossed, obsessed with her aunty trapeze artist, and enthralled by this movie.

That kid has good taste.

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Mrs Hamster has had a cold now for a week, and is so done with being sick. Thankfully I seem to have avoided it. 

*knocks wood*

 

So looking forward to being done with this test... Soon... This time tomorrow... 

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****Crawls back into thread****

 

Stupid migraines :zombie: I think I'm officially done with watching horror movies in the cinema, am getting really tired of losing half a week every time I see one. Must be all the jump cuts and rapid light changes :unsure:

 

Hope everyone is okay, especially you @WhiteWulfe. Have you escaped the hospital yet?

 

To everyone afflicted with the lurgy, just take it easy, dose yourself up on the appropriate meds and try and sleep it off. I highly recommended using a cat as a furry hot water bottle of you can. It's really the only time they do anything to pay their rent ::P:,

 

21 minutes ago, alchemist said:

 

It's amazing, isn't it? Not really a fan of the guy, but if he built as much of it as he said he did.......well, I take off my proverbial hat to him.

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Went on a lunch walk. Have to find a new route at my new location. 
 

Came back to everyone standing outside due to a fire alarm.

 

Not bad for a Wednesday.

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18 hours ago, TheAuldGrump said:

Me, I've walked two miles through two feet of snow, with Megan on my back!

 

 

Up hill!

Both ways!

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Per Ed just now, 12 days of Christmas will not be locked into only the specific daily miniature. You get to pick one mini/N dollars from the 12 days models (during the promotion), which means that you can make a single larger order and get all the minis you really want at the same time.

 

Something very similar will apply to the "free" minis for next year.

 

Woot!

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4 hours ago, PaganMegan said:

Grump gets sick, Grump gets stupid.

 "I'll sleep on the couch, I don't want you to catch this. " :zombie:

 

"Honey, we share a BATHROOM. I WILL catch this!" <_<

 

 Just a cold, I think, but he's got a stuffy brain from it.

 

I do much the same thing as Grump, but Lady Klarg and I have more than one bathroom available to us.

 

Also, I snore something fierce when I have a cold.

 

...and she usually catches whatever I have anyway. :rolleyes:

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When I had my flu this year I was banned from getting snuggles. No other change. Nobody slept on the couch and we continued to use the bathroom.

 

It seemed to work though. The flu remained confined to me. And to whomever at work I gave it to :ph34r:

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2 hours ago, alchemist said:

There have been a number of feature articles in Model Railroader [est. 1934] on his absolutely fantastic work, including at least two covers.

He builds the models while on tour and then installs them when he is at home.

His Benchwork and most of the track have been professionally built so it operates very smoothly.

GEM

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