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    Friggin' metric system. Unamerican, I tell you!

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    Where's my slate, Jeeves?........
    "He took to writing poetry and visiting the elves: and though many shook their heads and touched their foreheads and said 'Poor old Baggins!' and though few believed any of his tales, he remained very happy till the end of his days, and those were extraordinarily long "- JRR Tolkien, ' The Hobbit '.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shawn Rahman View Post
    Friggin' metric system. Unamerican, I tell you!
    It's certainly un-English!


    Steve.

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    Would Sir care for a pint of warm beer?
    "He took to writing poetry and visiting the elves: and though many shook their heads and touched their foreheads and said 'Poor old Baggins!' and though few believed any of his tales, he remained very happy till the end of his days, and those were extraordinarily long "- JRR Tolkien, ' The Hobbit '.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Black Dog View Post
    Would Sir care for a pint of warm beer?
    Not warm - room temperature.

    In England, how often is room temperature actually warm !
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    “Photography is a complex and fluid medium, and its many factors are not applied in simple sequence. Rather, the process may be likened to the art of the juggler in keeping many balls in the air at one time!”

    Ansel Adams, from the introduction to The Negative - The New Ansel Adams Photography Series / Book 2

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    Quote Originally Posted by MattKing View Post
    I England, how often is room temperature actually warm !
    We do have heating!


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    Quote Originally Posted by Steve Smith View Post
    We do have heating!


    Steve.
    Yes, I have had some of that heating. In a hotel in Cambridge that was last refurbished during the third Crusade. And the plumbing? All night... drip, drip, drip. (Which is more than came out when I tried to take a shower).

    They best part was the yellow police tape crisscrossed over the entrance to the elevator. And the other elevator weren't too hot neither. I took the stairs.

    Speaking of heating, I turned mine off on March 15th.

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    Where ever you are, there you be.

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    Elevator sirrah? I think you mean lift, by God!
    "He took to writing poetry and visiting the elves: and though many shook their heads and touched their foreheads and said 'Poor old Baggins!' and though few believed any of his tales, he remained very happy till the end of his days, and those were extraordinarily long "- JRR Tolkien, ' The Hobbit '.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Black Dog View Post
    Elevator sirrah? I think you mean lift, by God!


    If an elevator is a lift, what is it that you call an elevator?

    And while we're at it, what are tyres, bollocks, and wankers?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shawn Rahman View Post
    If an elevator is a lift, what is it that you call an elevator?
    Non existent.

    Quote Originally Posted by Shawn Rahman View Post
    And while we're at it, what are tyres
    Spelled correctly.

    (and those two other naughty words shouldn't be uttered in polite company).


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