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Forum: General Discussion 23-07-2010, 23:08
Replies: 116
Views: 4,755
Posted By Claratana
It was hideous but our friends' 9 year old...

It was hideous but our friends' 9 year old daughter loved it. We gave it to her before we left!
Forum: General Discussion 23-07-2010, 23:06
Replies: 52
Views: 1,580
Posted By Claratana
2 cars: Yaris and a Camry Altise - both...

2 cars: Yaris and a Camry Altise - both petrol

Use the Yaris for work commute and for nipping around town, use the CAmry for longer journeys with the family.

Never had an accident with another car...
Forum: General Discussion 23-07-2010, 23:01
Replies: 116
Views: 4,755
Posted By Claratana
I used to teach in the Middle East. One of my...

I used to teach in the Middle East. One of my students gave me a fountain when I left...
Forum: Books, Magazines & Newspapers 08-07-2010, 06:19
Replies: 3,040
Views: 113,408
Posted By Claratana
The Sand Pebbles by Richard McKenna

The Sand Pebbles by Richard McKenna
Forum: General Discussion 08-07-2010, 05:46
Replies: 82
Views: 5,045
Posted By Claratana
Companies can get away with asking for graduates...

Companies can get away with asking for graduates for the simple reason that there are so many of them around. And that is purely because the universities went mad, creating degrees in ridiculous,...
Forum: General Discussion 08-07-2010, 00:49
Replies: 60
Views: 2,737
Posted By Claratana
I don't get how she missed the experience - she...

I don't get how she missed the experience - she was still there, wasn't she?
Forum: General Discussion 08-07-2010, 00:46
Replies: 224
Views: 4,520
Posted By Claratana
I am with you. The irony baffles me.

I am with you. The irony baffles me.
Forum: General Discussion 08-07-2010, 00:38
Replies: 60
Views: 2,737
Posted By Claratana
My first was traumatic - ended up with an...

My first was traumatic - ended up with an emergency c-section, but to be honest that was the least of my worries. What happened afterwards was my nightmare.

But in answer to your questions, I'll...
Forum: General Discussion 08-07-2010, 00:26
Replies: 130
Views: 5,883
Posted By Claratana
I walked to school on my own throughout primary...

I walked to school on my own throughout primary school - it was about a mile, I guess.

My kids walk - but its only 200 metres! But we leave them on their own sometimes, quite a bit when I think of...
Forum: General Discussion 04-02-2010, 18:40
Replies: 192
Views: 7,277
Posted By Claratana
I have an automatic car which has a neutral gear.

I have an automatic car which has a neutral gear.
Forum: General Discussion 09-05-2009, 07:46
Replies: 53
Views: 33,767
Posted By Claratana
Aagh, I didn't pass...I couldn't remember what...

Aagh, I didn't pass...I couldn't remember what colour all the lights were in between the lanes!

But then, I haven't driven on a motorway for over 6 years....
Forum: General Discussion 09-05-2009, 07:29
Replies: 58
Views: 2,381
Posted By Claratana
It's all very individual of course, but I had my...

It's all very individual of course, but I had my first baby just before I hit 30. I don't think I had enough life experience to pass on to children before then!
Forum: General Discussion 19-04-2009, 00:50
Replies: 10
Views: 390
Posted By Claratana
My kids are old enough not to ask questions like...

My kids are old enough not to ask questions like that! They are also old enough to understand that the odd weekend is nothing in the grand scheme of things.

No, I don't feel guilty for leaving them...
Forum: General Discussion 19-04-2009, 00:38
Replies: 80
Views: 2,992
Posted By Claratana
We're not skint right now. We both have good jobs...

We're not skint right now. We both have good jobs and the interest rates are half what they were this time last year.

But the threat of being skint in the future is always there.
Forum: General Discussion 19-04-2009, 00:05
Replies: 10
Views: 390
Posted By Claratana
I don't understand why people think it is selfish...

I don't understand why people think it is selfish to have a holiday without their children.

It would be selfish to have every holiday without their kids.
Forum: General Discussion 18-04-2009, 16:06
Replies: 35
Views: 1,487
Posted By Claratana
I so agree with you. Behaviour is learned. No,...

I so agree with you. Behaviour is learned.



No, I really don't think children are born naughty at all. Yes, they are all born with a different personality but the way that personality is shaped to...
Forum: General Discussion 18-04-2009, 15:50
Replies: 12
Views: 395
Posted By Claratana
We spend about 10% - 4 of us in the family.

We spend about 10% - 4 of us in the family.
Forum: General Discussion 18-04-2009, 15:45
Replies: 19
Views: 709
Posted By Claratana
In the first couple of years after I had my first...

In the first couple of years after I had my first child, I lost 7 cards.
Forum: General Discussion 16-04-2009, 09:03
Replies: 354
Views: 9,347
Posted By Claratana
Oh right. Are you ok with heterosexual couples...

Oh right. Are you ok with heterosexual couples holding hands etc?
Forum: General Discussion 16-04-2009, 08:57
Replies: 354
Views: 9,347
Posted By Claratana
What do you mean by 'flaunt it'?

What do you mean by 'flaunt it'?
Forum: General Discussion 16-04-2009, 08:56
Replies: 354
Views: 9,347
Posted By Claratana
I don't think it is OK to use the term 'gay' as a...

I don't think it is OK to use the term 'gay' as a derogatory term at all. To use it as a synonym for 'lame' means that you think homosexuals are also lame.

I hate it and correct the kids at work...
Forum: Fashion and Beauty 16-04-2009, 08:49
Replies: 61
Views: 3,486
Posted By Claratana
A pair of daggy black thongs. Wear them all the...

A pair of daggy black thongs. Wear them all the time.
Forum: General Discussion 15-04-2009, 13:26
Replies: 103
Views: 3,453
Posted By Claratana
And how precisely did it do that? And if you...

And how precisely did it do that?

And if you don't think you were implying anything by this:



then I obviously misunderstood what you actually did mean, so please could you explain?
Forum: General Discussion 15-04-2009, 13:10
Replies: 103
Views: 3,453
Posted By Claratana
This quote was clearly directed at me given it...

This quote was clearly directed at me given it was in response to one of my posts so how am I not to take it 'personally'?




Yes, I did find it offensive, and still do. How dare you try to make out...
Forum: General Discussion 15-04-2009, 12:58
Replies: 103
Views: 3,453
Posted By Claratana
Don't put words into my mouth. How dare you? My...

Don't put words into my mouth. How dare you? My kids mean the world to me and as I previously said, were I ever to contemplate their worth, the response would b e a no-brainer.

I find your...
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