Monday, 19 May 2008

Reasons to be Cheerful, Part 3

Yes, yes, I've been listening to Ian Dury on YouTube. So here are 3 of mine:

(1) That Life gave us Bowie, Lennox and Mercury ... and ears.

(2) That ye olde hobbies of writing a diary and to pen-pals have fused together in an electronic explosion of magical marvellousness and meetings of minds to spawn the blogosphere. Hooray!

(3) That my daughter didn't see what I found in her wellington boot tonight: a large, hairy, squashed spider. Death by socked foot. I'm surprised she didn't feel it.

22 comments:

  1. I think I'll go with number 2, although I can see that number 3 is very important also, knowing daughters as well as I do.

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  2. zxr#3 is very important .. death to all creepy crawlies .. and then celebrate .. glad to see you have your priorities in place .. gosh I missed you

    ;-Daryl

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  3. LOL .. I was typing in the code in the wrong place .. ha ha

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  4. OMG! I check my shoes before I put them on. Never have found a spider, but I'm all heebeejeebee like that.

    I wonder what to do with all of my written diaries now. It would take 108 years to type all that out in Word. This is alot more fun anyway!

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  5. I check shoes as well. And bath towels.

    Once bitten, as they say.

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  6. Oooh, that number 3 gave me the shivers!

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  7. Hehehe!
    Well finding a spider is better than finding a scorpian or small snake like we have here!

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  8. Nora, I'm keeping it quiet!

    Daryl, you say the nicest things!

    Diva, you don't see the word heebeejeebees written down very often do you?

    Tina & Groovy Mum, sounds like spiders give you the heebeejeebees too.

    Brit, I think if I found a snake in my shoe I would scream like a banshee.

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  9. Yuck! Finding spiders in shoes. I've had them in my jeans and really got a lot of bites off of it - but I'm with the musical lady...snakes - the worst!

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  10. Probably best to mention about the old spider, eh?

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  11. GBS Sorry for the Gender bender. It was an error. I'll come back toute suite and comment. Soo sorry. Your direction to that site was a dream. Debs x
    Word veri BigCloudHangingOverMe

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  12. I always check my walking boots for creepie crawlies - absolutely hate them but I try not to kill them. I've learnt to get a glass and a bit of paper and try to trap it to let go outside. But if it's a reaaly fast runing big one then I panic and stomp all over them!

    I went to the Brazilian guys blog that you suggested - what a treat and I've added him and you to my blog roll.

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  13. Hi GBS once more I'm sorry, I don't do birthdays!

    Ian Dury I loved, Sex and Drug and Rock and Roll

    Cyberlife has taken over I agree

    I put my foot in my boot this morning only to be evicted by a mouse one of the cats brought in.

    Sorry for the faux pas
    Debs x
    Word veri HumblePie

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  14. Dearest Lehners in France, It's okay! Please don't worry! And thanks for stopping by :-)

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  15. Yeah..... number two!
    Number three too squeamish!!!

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  16. Jeez, it was all going so well until number 3.

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  17. Spiders inside my shoe is definetly a no-no.....won't go
    over well.

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  18. Oh I like this. The Blockheads are performing in the market square in Nottingham tomorrow and we're going to take the girls down. I know it will be weird without Ian Drury, but Phil Jupitis (spelt wrong probably, sorry) often stands in , and those song still stand the test of time. We saw Bowie about 3 years ago and he was amazing. And number 2 is so true. Sighhhh. Number 3 I am completely with you on too. Miss E would die if she had a spider in her welly. Yuck
    Oh, and thanks so much for the add. I'll add you to mine too. Yay, linky love. :D

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  19. Yes. Definitely three reasons to be cheerful. I love Bowie, Lennox and Mercury. I love blogging for it's combination of diary and pen pal. I love squashed spiders.

    Nice post.

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