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Old 06-14-2011, 05:15 AM   #181
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But immortality must be rather boring.
With all these books to read? Never!
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Old 06-14-2011, 05:22 AM   #182
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at least immortality won't make me fatter than i already am from reading
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Old 06-14-2011, 06:12 AM   #183
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Oh dear I have fallen off the wagon! I bought an ebook today, but it's ok because it's I need the book for bookclub and the ebook was cheaper that the pbook. I don't think I've fallen far.
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Old 06-14-2011, 06:19 AM   #184
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Oh dear I have fallen off the wagon! I bought an ebook today, but it's ok because it's I need the book for bookclub and the ebook was cheaper that the pbook. I don't think I've fallen far.
It's when one becomes five becomes fifty that the problems start.

Here, have a hand back up onto the wagon.
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Old 06-14-2011, 06:32 AM   #185
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i'm glad this doesn't include pbooks xP
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Old 06-14-2011, 06:51 AM   #186
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i'm glad this doesn't include pbooks xP
pbooks have their own way of regulating purchases. The physical space needed to store them is a big factor.

Not that I buy any pbooks any more.
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Old 06-14-2011, 06:55 AM   #187
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pbooks have their own way of regulating purchases. The physical space needed to store them is a big factor.

Not that I buy any pbooks any more.
i don't really buy pbooks anymore either, but there's a credit card promo for a bookstore here and my sister can redeem a $6 or so gift certificate, which is just enough for one of the books that i want whose kindle edition is more expensive xP

plus the cover is gorgeous
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Old 06-14-2011, 07:06 AM   #188
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But immortality must be rather boring. And imagine your mom and mother in law or even worse your stepmother would be immortal too

Nah. This concept does not do for me.
My mother and mother-in-law I don't have too much trouble with, my father and stepmother on the other hand...

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i don't really buy pbooks anymore either, but there's a credit card promo for a bookstore here and my sister can redeem a $6 or so gift certificate, which is just enough for one of the books that i want whose kindle edition is more expensive xP

plus the cover is gorgeous
Thankfully, I never really liked buying pbooks by mail (or via the internet), and I really try to stay away from town where there are bookshops...
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Old 06-14-2011, 07:11 AM   #189
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Thankfully, I never really liked buying pbooks by mail (or via the internet), and I really try to stay away from town where there are bookshops...

it's been in a while since i actually browsed in a bookstore, but it was lovely! all those beautiful books in their neat little packages
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it's been in a while since i actually browsed in a bookstore, but it was lovely! all those beautiful books in their neat little packages
And that itching wallet! I'll always stop by the bookstore when I'm in town. Both new and second-hand...



(that lovely smell of books! )
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Old 06-14-2011, 07:25 AM   #191
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And that itching wallet! I'll always stop by the bookstore when I'm in town. Both new and second-hand...



(that lovely smell of books! )
no smelling, they're packaged

but they do look yummy all crisp and ready to go
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And that itching wallet! I'll always stop by the bookstore when I'm in town. Both new and second-hand...



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Old 06-14-2011, 08:06 AM   #193
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no smelling, they're packaged

but they do look yummy all crisp and ready to go
Bah, what's the use of going to a real bookstore and not being able to actually leave thru the pages!
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Old 06-14-2011, 08:25 AM   #194
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Bah, what's the use of going to a real bookstore and not being able to actually leave thru the pages!
they don't want readers to spoil the pages or read there, methinks
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Old 06-14-2011, 11:12 AM   #195
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300 books in 9 month... he seems to be annoying quite a bit

I read during my 2-3 hours of bus ride/working day too.
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