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2013: The Postmortem

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Re: 2013: The Postmortem

Postby BlueStreak » Thu Jan 02, 2014 12:06 pm

outsider wrote:And you had the most handsome Secret Santa ever!


Also true. And he got me some of the best presents this year, too. (I'm wearing the bow tie tomorrow).
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Re: 2013: The Postmortem

Postby McKegan » Thu Jan 02, 2014 12:15 pm

Overall, a stressful but rewarding year. My instructorship at the university was renewed, I picked up a couple of other classes, and am trying to figure out what I'll be doing next academic year. Been pretty lucky.

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Re: 2013: The Postmortem

Postby outsider » Thu Jan 02, 2014 1:33 pm

BlueStreak wrote:
Also true. And he got me some of the best presents this year, too. (I'm wearing the bow tie tomorrow).
Just don't be that douchey guy wearing the bow tie - be the cool guy that wears a bow tie.
(Our office has one of each.)
((I'm neither - I may be thinner but I'll never view myself as thin enough to sport a bow tie.))
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Re: 2013: The Postmortem

Postby Psivage » Thu Jan 02, 2014 1:45 pm

Pizza Dog wrote:I lost someone quite close to me in 2013. So was a sad Year in that respect.

Buuuuut... I also did some AWESOME THINGS!! Swam with Dolphins, Went on a plane for the first time (after a fear of flying all my life) aaaaaaand, I took part in a Lightsaber Flash Mob. :-D :-D :-D

2014 is going to be a million times better though, I just knows it 8) 8)



I heard dolphins are horny. Did they try to sex you up?

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Re: 2013: The Postmortem

Postby Liam Rodgers » Fri Jan 03, 2014 1:44 pm

Congratulations to contramundi, MrBlack, Jack Burton and anyone else who became a Father(or about to) in 2013.

Now you know what love is; wiping shitty bums with a smile on your face and love in your heart. :wink:

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Re: 2013: The Postmortem

Postby Pizza Dog » Mon Jan 06, 2014 9:03 pm

Psivage wrote:

I heard dolphins are horny. Did they try to sex you up?


Errrmmm... no, not that I noticed anyways. LOL! :smt102

I did kiss one of them though... on the nose :-D
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SFX Weekender 3 - Sci-Fi Weekender 4 & 5 - Kapow! '12 - Leeds Comic Con '11, '12, '13 & '14 - Skottie Young Signing Tour '13 - Newcastle Film and Comic Con '14 - London Film and Comic Con '14

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Re: 2013: The Postmortem

Postby David Bird » Tue Jan 07, 2014 9:42 am

It was a good year. Nothing 'Wow!' happened, but on the whole things just seemed to be moving in the right direction. At work our manager of many, many years retired, but the transition went well and we're making some money (always good when you're in a bookstore).

The Senior Pastor of our church also retired, marking the end of another era.

At home things are good. My daughter Alanna moved back to Victoria from Calgary, though, thankfully, not back in with us. She and her boyfriend had some trouble finding work, but both are working now.

Looking ahead, I can only hope for more of the same in 2014. And more money. We plan on going to the Philippines this year and it'll cost!

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