Things you've never done

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Re: Things you've never done

Postby mercalia » 23 Jun 2019, 7:06pm

Mick F wrote:(1) I've never been to Spain ........ I HAVE
(2) I've never bought a lottery ticket ............. I HAVE
(3) I've never tasted vodka .............. I DO
(4) I have never experienced drugs of any kind, in spite of having my formative years in the 60's when it was supposed to be free love and all that. .......... IBRUFOFIN, STATINS, ASPRIN, PARACETAMOL, ETC
(5) I've never been to a football match (I'm particularly proud of that one) WIGAN vs Man CITY circa 1965
(1) I've never done illegal drugs, I experiment with lager at weekends. ........I DRINK BEER AND WINE
(2) I've never been to a Rocky Horror Picture Show. ............ I KNOW SOMEONE WHO HAS
(3) I've never been on a package holiday. ........... I HAVE
(4) I've never been on Facebook or Twitter and don't intend to. ............ AGREE!
(1) Never been abroad ..... I HAVE
(2) Never driven a car ...... I HAVE
(3) Never owned any photo ID ............ I HAVE

anyone know where you can fire a black powder cannon? .......... NO, BUT I KNOW SOMEONE WHO DOES.

Me?
What have I never done?
(1) given birth
(2) died
(3) climbed Everest
(4) been sky-diving
(5) eaten whale meat
(6) flown to the moon


what about a tv license?

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Re: Things you've never done

Postby brynpoeth » 23 Jun 2019, 7:09pm

@Paulatic
Please to explain, what did you find there?
..
I have never done LeJoG :wink:
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Re: Things you've never done

Postby fausto copy » 23 Jun 2019, 9:44pm

I think I know what he means.
We've cycled thru' Glastonbury on quite a few occasions and usually call in the nice and twee "Olde Worlde Tearoom".
Last time but one, we ate sandwiches on one of the benches in the main street and took in lots of incredible sights, seemingly from the 60's and 70's man. :wink: and reminding me of what I seemed to miss out on back then.

I felt it safer for my sanity and health to revisit the twee cafe again on our last visit. :lol:

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Re: Things you've never done

Postby Paulatic » 23 Jun 2019, 10:20pm

brynpoeth wrote:@Paulatic
Please to explain, what did you find there?
..
I have never done LeJoG :wink:

Fausto got it :)
It’s like walking into my life in the 60s 70s. Clothes we would have loved to be able to buy back then. No longer applicable to pensioners. Food shops stocking all the items we searched in vain to find back in the Cranks and knit your own yoghurt era.
40+ years on I still make bread and still make yoghurt so everything in Glastonbury was just a dream and we’ve lived quite well without it. For many happy years we had "new age" travellers alternative lifestyle neighbours, travelled up from the Rainbow tribe from "the valley" in Wales. A visit to Glastonbury confirms a lot have survived. :lol:
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Re: Things you've never done

Postby brynpoeth » 25 Jun 2019, 9:12pm

Things one has never done, yet

Never been to a suntan studio. Yet :?
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NATURAL ANKLING
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Re: Things you've never done

Postby NATURAL ANKLING » 26 Jun 2019, 9:58am

Hi,
brynpoeth wrote:Things one has never done, yet

Never been to a suntan studio. Yet :?


Thats a good one, I haven't either.
Sat in the Sun for a short while on Saturday.
I now have a bit of a tan, but I've got a bit of a tan anyway from last year, that's what comes from living On the south coast of England.
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Re: Things you've never done

Postby brynpoeth » 21 Aug 2019, 5:39pm

Never ridden an e-bike
Couldnae thoyle one
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Re: Things you've never done

Postby NATURAL ANKLING » 21 Aug 2019, 5:46pm

Hi,
brynpoeth wrote:Never ridden an e-bike
Couldnae thoyle one

Nor me, but I want to.
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Re: Things you've never done

Postby Mike Sales » 21 Aug 2019, 6:24pm

Eaten or drunk in a MacDonalds.

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Re: Things you've never done

Postby al_yrpal » 21 Aug 2019, 6:28pm

Been to Iceland... A world wonder?

Al
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Oldjohnw
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Re: Things you've never done

Postby Oldjohnw » 21 Aug 2019, 6:53pm

Mike Sales wrote:Eaten or drunk in a MacDonalds.


Lucky you. The time I spent there is gone forever!
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Re: Things you've never done

Postby brynpoeth » 21 Aug 2019, 8:04pm

Never been to a weatherspoons pub :wink:
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Re: Things you've never done

Postby NATURAL ANKLING » 21 Aug 2019, 8:49pm

Hi,
Up post probably, never drunk coffee from a coffee shop (costa etc) but visited twice now, tea and no tea bag :( and at Tesco (costa) and they don't call it milk shake thingummy.

Expensive though, we can afford a little luxury now and again, but don't eat out if at all. With exception of my little cycle tour down south.
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