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Guru Coyote wrote:... 
they threw her bones to the wolves.
Hmmm, maybe I should have tried that instead of:
Twabblebot wrote:We've all heard that "Ugly is to the bone".
I say that bone marrow is very beautiful.

Yeah, the judge didn't buy it either.
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Count the winks

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An "adult film" actor
money's not a factor
I work hard every day
& only suckers pay.
My costar, though... They sacked her.
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Algernon Sydney is Dead wrote:An "adult film" actor
money's not a factor
I work hard every day
& only suckers pay.
My costar, though... They sacked her.
Mixed review:
It may be very good, but it's still symptomatic of the fall of civilization.
Never judge anyone until you have biopsied their brain.

"Be kind, for everyone is fighting a hard battle."
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Well then, that calls for an obligatory quote, to fix your wagon:
Alan Jay Lerner wrote:They civilize left
They civilize right
Til nothing is left
Til nothing is right

They civilize freedom
Til no one is free.
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8 ball? The rules are simple. All you need is 4 guys and a hungry piranha. From there, the game just plays itself really...
"Overwhelmed as one would be placed in my position,
Such a heavy burden now to be the one,
Born to bear and read to all the details of our ending,
To write it down for all the world to see.

But I forgot my pen..."
-Rosetta Stoned, by Tool
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True story

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After a few days, Joy's husband returned. He found only the front steps where the family home had stood. Divorce ensued.
Credit: James R. Hagerty

True story of Joyce Dumont
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For 10 years he sang his pretty tune, melodious even in its dis-chord.
I'd hold a sheet behind me.
He would sing for hours.

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You have a ball? I'm on a roll, get the ball rolling, hit the ballpark. Hit the road an hour ago and the street still smarts.
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Guru Coyote wrote:You have a ball? I'm on a roll, get the ball rolling, hit the ballpark. Hit the road an hour ago and the street still smarts.
Good 'un, Guru. Like the jazzy rythmn. It's like you're reading a dog's mind.
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Tears in the rain

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ROU Killing Time wrote:For 10 years he sang his pretty tune, melodious even in it's dischord.
I'd hold a sheet behind me.
He would sing for hours.
Sucks, don't it. Took me forever to realize that "Only the good die young" has very little to do with lifespan.

He was a good soul, a happy soul. He did his part well but made no big mark. So, his memory dies with me, the last who knew him.

~~~
PS: "dischord" can, of coarse, be poetic license, but "it's" is unforgivable! :shock: :wink:
It's its. The whole nit can be resolved by using "its dis-chord".
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Algernon Sydney is Dead wrote:
ROU Killing Time wrote:For 10 years he sang his pretty tune, melodious even in it's dischord.
I'd hold a sheet behind me.
He would sing for hours.
Sucks, don't it. Took me forever to realize that "Only the good die young" has very little to do with lifespan.

He was a good soul, a happy soul. He did his part well but made no big mark. So, his memory dies with me, the last who knew him.

~~~
PS: "dischord" can, of coarse, be poetic license, but "it's" is unforgivable! :shock: :wink:
It's its. The whole nit can be resolved by using "its dis-chord".
Yes, i'll let the grammatical error stand. Very nice follow-up twabble, ASID.

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I was always uncomfortable when I tried to fit in. Forcing a square peg into a round hole made for painfully scrapped edges
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Welcome aboard, Lauradoodle!

Unfortunately, that ficlet was too long to be a twabble, but scrape those edges by one more character and it will fit. :)
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Actually, not a problem, as scrapped was typed where scraped was intended.
Second the welcome, Lauradoodle. Are you by any chance related to Polywolly?
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I got 5 years, up state

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"I tried your honor! God said to love your neighbor as you love yourself. But Mrs. Vercotti didn't have the right parts!"
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To be honest to God, it was a fool's errand to book a judge under cover, as he had not the faintest idea what ‘punish’ meant.
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That's just ASID porn.
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strawman wrote:That's just ASID porn.
Ah? ASID = American Society of Interior Design, I presume.
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Yes, that's it.
Never judge anyone until you have biopsied their brain.

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"A friend of mine once played in a Trash Metal band, they even signed a contract." - "What happened?" - "They trashed it."
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