Author Topic: Survival.  (Read 745 times)

quixoticgeek

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Survival.
« on: December 31, 2020, 11:11:22 pm »

Congratulations. We survived 2020!

J
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Re: Survival.
« Reply #1 on: December 31, 2020, 11:17:14 pm »
We in the UK have a while yet  ;). Happy New Year.
We are making a New World (Paul Nash, 1918)

ElyDave

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Re: Survival.
« Reply #2 on: December 31, 2020, 11:59:25 pm »
Well, that's  all relative.
Survived, or survived intact?

The scars don't show
“Procrastination is the thief of time, collar him.” –Charles Dickens

Re: Survival.
« Reply #3 on: January 01, 2021, 12:10:45 am »
Quote from: The Matrix Reloaded
The Architect: "There are levels of survival we are prepared to accept."
He who fights with monsters should look to it that he himself does not become a monster. And if you gaze long into an abyss, the abyss also gazes into you.

Wowbagger

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Re: Survival.
« Reply #4 on: January 01, 2021, 12:10:55 am »

Congratulations. We survived 2020!

J

Congrats!

I'm going to start making plans for a nicer future tomorrow. Well, later today. But my first new year's resolution is to go to bed earlier. I waste vast amounts of time in the late evening.
Eating's a serious business. Don't bollocks around wagging your tail.

ElyDave

  • Royal and Ancient Polar Bear Society member 263583
Re: Survival.
« Reply #5 on: January 01, 2021, 12:19:55 am »
I could happily argue that late night and early morning are the only  real times of the day
“Procrastination is the thief of time, collar him.” –Charles Dickens

Re: Survival.
« Reply #6 on: January 01, 2021, 12:32:34 am »
I hope you all thrive in 2021.

Mr Larrington

  • A bit ov a lyv wyr by slof standirds
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Re: Survival.
« Reply #7 on: January 01, 2021, 01:59:50 am »
Quote from: The Matrix Reloaded
The Architect: "There are levels of survival we are prepared to accept."

Survival, inquiry and sophistication?

[“No. No, not that.” – Ed.]
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Satisfying the Bloodlust of the Masses in Peacetime

Cudzoziemiec

  • Eating all the pies and drinking all the tea.
Re: Survival.
« Reply #8 on: January 01, 2021, 02:35:39 pm »
I could happily argue that late night and early morning are the only  real times of the day
We'll argue about that tomorrow at noon.  ;)

Meanwhile, you know what this is: https://youtu.be/gYkACVDFmeg
And this too: https://youtu.be/zpcJdMHQM3M
Also this: https://youtu.be/fNFzfwLM72c
Faster than a walk, slower than a train, often slightly higher than a person. (David Byrne)

ElyDave

  • Royal and Ancient Polar Bear Society member 263583
Re: Survival.
« Reply #9 on: January 01, 2021, 02:48:23 pm »
Would that be the five minute argument or the full half hour?

And do you mean noon, or high noon?
“Procrastination is the thief of time, collar him.” –Charles Dickens

Cudzoziemiec

  • Eating all the pies and drinking all the tea.
Re: Survival.
« Reply #10 on: January 01, 2021, 03:04:10 pm »
And do you mean noon, or high noon?
"Dressed up like a million-dollar trooper
Trying hard to look like Gary Cooper"
Faster than a walk, slower than a train, often slightly higher than a person. (David Byrne)