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Old 03-11-2011, 09:28 AM   #16
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Can I give up Lent for Lent?
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Old 03-11-2011, 09:56 AM   #17
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McDonalds or Fish ?
McDonalds and anything therein.

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Can't find anything in the rule book that says you can't...

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Old 03-11-2011, 01:50 PM   #18
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Now there's something I could give up, and it wouldn't be a sacrifice (it would, in fact, be a blessing).
In this area of the world, the fish at McDonalds used to be a lot better then it is now. In fact, I knew who supplied it and where it most;y came from. But now it's a different company and not as good.
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I don't actually do lent. I'm Jewish. We don't have to suffer like that. God loves us. He chose us. He did not choose the rest of the religions. He just tolerates their erroneous believes.
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Old 03-11-2011, 02:37 PM   #20
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Paperbacks and hardbacks can be lent but ebooks can't because of DRM
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Old 03-11-2011, 03:25 PM   #21
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I don't actually do lent. I'm Jewish. We don't have to suffer like that. God loves us. He chose us. He did not choose the rest of the religions. He just tolerates their erroneous believes.
Big deal... he won't let you eat bacon.
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Old 03-11-2011, 04:08 PM   #22
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Now they can only be lent 26 times...apparently.
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Old 03-11-2011, 09:06 PM   #23
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I don't actually do lent. I'm Jewish. We don't have to suffer like that. God loves us. He chose us. He did not choose the rest of the religions. He just tolerates their erroneous believes.
Haven't you ever felt that you would rather He choose some other group for

awhile? I know I have.

I have never felt deprived by not eating pork. Strange!

But then again, rabbi's are allowed (nay, encouraged) to marriage.

'Tis a puzzlement.

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Old 03-11-2011, 09:30 PM   #24
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Big deal... he won't let you eat bacon.
Yes he will. Kosher was devised by human beings to deal with health issues of the day. Now that we don't have those health issues, Kosher isn't an issue.
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Old 03-12-2011, 03:19 AM   #25
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Thanks... I was wondering, what it meant...
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When we first came to Australia, I did a lot of work to learn the language... After a while we wanted to buy a house, and I called the bank, and said I wanted to lend some money!

I had looked it up in the Danish/English dictionary, and was quite confident...

The person on the other end sounded like she'd had 3 lemons for lunch...
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The fuzzy stuff from the inside of your pocket ?
If that's not it you've got me...
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Old 03-12-2011, 04:50 AM   #28
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When we first came to Australia, I did a lot of work to learn the language... After a while we wanted to buy a house, and I called the bank, and said I wanted to lend some money!

I had looked it up in the Danish/English dictionary, and was quite confident...

The person on the other end sounded like she'd had 3 lemons for lunch...
..........and then to make things even more difficult, we have spelling like:

pour, pore, light, might and a host of other hurdles. I am sure they can be

added to. Then we have accents.....some of which even I cannot understand.

My pet hate; people who speak with a plum in their mouth, or converversely,

those who refuse to properly open their mouths when they speak.

Ain't humans grand?

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No... that's something you take to get rid of pimples.
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