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  # 1900573 14-Nov-2017 11:33
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Rikkitic:

 

The adorable little kittens feeding and playing outside our window. 

 

 

 

 

My 13 yo daughter *insists* on taking in SPCA foster kittens... want one? :-)

 

The come home, take up the spare room, and stay until they hit 1000g then go back.

 

Occasionally they're just too ingrained feral and never seem to socialise. The one we have at the moment seems to have immediately worked out that life is pretty sweet if you act friendly and playful.


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  # 1900598 14-Nov-2017 12:18
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Your daughter will have a long and happy life.

 

 





I don't think there is ever a bad time to talk about how absurd war is, how old men make decisions and young people die. - George Clooney
 


 
 
 
 


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  # 1900599 14-Nov-2017 12:20
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Yep I may be slightly biased but I do believe she has a radiating aura of goodness! :-)

 

 

 

 


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  # 1900746 14-Nov-2017 16:31
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When my father asks me how much it will cost to change his ticket from UK to NZ because he has been packed for a week and my son has asked him if he can change his ticket and get here a week earlier.

 

Brilliant!


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  # 1902802 16-Nov-2017 16:32
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When you order an in-stock product and a pre-order at the same time and only pay one delivery fee, then get the magic email the next day:

 

Thank you for shopping with us. To deliver your items as soon as possible, Amazon.co.jp has shipped a part of your order today. This won’t change the amount of shipping and handling fees you pay for the order.


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  # 1902848 16-Nov-2017 16:52
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The incredible accuracy of the net weather station I picked end of last year - regardless how weather itself is.





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  # 1902850 16-Nov-2017 17:01
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Buying a new Bluetooth noise cancelling headphones and the realising that the gesture controls aren't working for 30 minutes in a flight to then realized the Controls only work using Bluetooth and you are connecting via stereo cable. This despite being in IT for 20+ years and a gadget geek. Sometimes it's good to laugh at yourself!

 
 
 
 


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  # 1902852 16-Nov-2017 17:06
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  • getting into extended miaow conversations with my cat.
  • surprising my 1 year old enough to make him flinch and fart at the same time.
  • kids in others cars who pull faces through the window in traffic in response to my own face pulling.
  • the free fruit for kids basket in the supermarket and how it keeps the boy quiet.
  • my brain convincing me I just ate both sandwiches in the pack, then looking down to see there is still one left.




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  # 1907030 24-Nov-2017 11:01
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My new Panasonic electric shaver.

 

Totally awesome device, which knocks the Brauns I have used since I was about 20 into a cocked hat.

 

Also the interesting fact I learned whilst researching razors: beard stubble requires approximately the same force to cut, and affects the sharpness of blades the same way, as copper wire of  the same dimension!






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# 1907082 24-Nov-2017 12:39
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40% off for my new awsome flashlight set - including an 1200 Lumen throwing LED search light for the Flak. ;-)





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  # 1911956 2-Dec-2017 13:08
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My freshly mowed lawn.  Particularly after having just sharpened the mower blades.

 

 





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  # 1921172 18-Dec-2017 11:03
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Watch the Stella Artois advert currently showing on TV and look carefully at the items Sebastian Artois is selling (it's set in 1777) to finance his purchase of the brewery.





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About 35mm of badly needed rain over night. Can almost hear the grass growing this morning. laughing


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  # 1922383 20-Dec-2017 10:14
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Waking up after hearing heavy rain on roof all night, to a sunny blue sky day with everything smelling fresh.

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  # 1923732 22-Dec-2017 18:24
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"Long Island Iced Tea shares rose as much as 289 per cent after the unprofitable Hicksville, New York-based company part-owned by Kiwi Eric Watson rebranded itself Long Blockchain."


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