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Postby derleydoo » Sat Apr 01, 2017 1:52 am

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Re: Oh

Postby Meno_ » Sat Apr 01, 2017 3:12 pm

I think your name should be Darelydo.
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Re: Oh

Postby derleydoo » Sun Apr 02, 2017 2:17 am

jerkey wrote:I think your name should be Darelydo.


How thoughtful of you! :-?
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Re: Oh

Postby Peter Kropotkin » Sun Apr 02, 2017 3:05 am

wow.... you are topping yourself these days..... I am impressed....

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Re: Oh

Postby The Eternal Warrior » Sun Apr 02, 2017 9:22 pm

Peter Kropotkin wrote:wow.... you are topping yourself these days..... I am impressed....

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He got people to respond to it.
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Re: Oh

Postby Ierrellus » Wed Apr 05, 2017 1:57 pm

Oh? as in say what?
Oh! as in I see?
Oh! as in I hurt?
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Re: Oh

Postby Arcturus Descending » Tue Apr 11, 2017 7:00 pm

derleydoo wrote:.



Oh, I'm sorry.
I thought that our date was next Tuesday.
But ...but... I have already made other plans for tonight but you can come along if you wish.
You may find the seminar interesting. It is called "Keeping the Details Straight in our Heads".
“How can a bird that is born for joy
Sit in a cage and sing?”
― William Blake


“Little Fly
Thy summers play,
My thoughtless hand
Has brush'd away.

Am not I
A fly like thee?
Or art not thou
A man like me?

For I dance
And drink & sing:
Till some blind hand
Shall brush my wing.

If thought is life
And strength & breath:
And the want
Of thought is death;

Then am I
A happy fly,
If I live,
Or if I die”
― William Blake, Songs of Innocence and of Experience


“No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings.”
― William Blake
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Re: Oh

Postby derleydoo » Thu Aug 31, 2017 2:35 am

Ierrellus wrote:Oh? as in say what?
Oh! as in I see?
Oh! as in I hurt?


Oh, as in, that was a brilliant evening. I was quoting Emerson (or trying to) "Oh my brothers, God exists."

Your three were up there! :)
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Re: Oh

Postby derleydoo » Thu Aug 31, 2017 2:37 am

Arcturus Descending wrote:
derleydoo wrote:.



Oh, I'm sorry.
I thought that our date was next Tuesday.
But ...but... I have already made other plans for tonight but you can come along if you wish.
You may find the seminar interesting. It is called "Keeping the Details Straight in our Heads".


I waited! Couldn't find the seminar.
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Re: Oh

Postby Arcturus Descending » Thu Aug 31, 2017 3:56 pm

derleydoo wrote:
Arcturus Descending wrote:
derleydoo wrote:.



Oh, I'm sorry.
I thought that our date was next Tuesday.
But ...but... I have already made other plans for tonight but you can come along if you wish.
You may find the seminar interesting. It is called "Keeping the Details Straight in our Heads".


I waited! Couldn't find the seminar.


No problem. There is another seminar which I shall be attending this coming Saturday. Feel free to call me and we will set something up. It's called Procrastination.
Stephen King will be the guest speaker.
His opening statement will be "“You've got to go to Boston, and you've got to go there NOW!!”
lol


N.B.: This is not real, of course. :mrgreen:
“How can a bird that is born for joy
Sit in a cage and sing?”
― William Blake


“Little Fly
Thy summers play,
My thoughtless hand
Has brush'd away.

Am not I
A fly like thee?
Or art not thou
A man like me?

For I dance
And drink & sing:
Till some blind hand
Shall brush my wing.

If thought is life
And strength & breath:
And the want
Of thought is death;

Then am I
A happy fly,
If I live,
Or if I die”
― William Blake, Songs of Innocence and of Experience


“No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings.”
― William Blake
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Re: Oh

Postby derleydoo » Tue Sep 12, 2017 10:35 pm

Hmmm! Arc, I wonder... At what point does a lack of free-will become procrastination? Or, vice versa? :-k :)
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Re: Oh

Postby Arcturus Descending » Tue Oct 17, 2017 3:33 pm

derleydoo wrote:Hmmm! Arc, I wonder... At what point does a lack of free-will become procrastination? Or, vice versa? :-k :)


Keep wondering. It so enhances one's life. :evilfun:

There is a point, when one experiences a lack of free-will, emotionally and mentally, where they "freeze up". It is at this point where procrastination comes into the picture -- unless one is able to transcend or plow through that "freezing" point.

Then it is a good thing to peddle back and try to reflect on what it was which caused that. There is always something which causes it and we might be quite surprised at the trigger.

Enjoy the wonder of it all...
“How can a bird that is born for joy
Sit in a cage and sing?”
― William Blake


“Little Fly
Thy summers play,
My thoughtless hand
Has brush'd away.

Am not I
A fly like thee?
Or art not thou
A man like me?

For I dance
And drink & sing:
Till some blind hand
Shall brush my wing.

If thought is life
And strength & breath:
And the want
Of thought is death;

Then am I
A happy fly,
If I live,
Or if I die”
― William Blake, Songs of Innocence and of Experience


“No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings.”
― William Blake
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Re: Oh

Postby derleydoo » Wed Oct 18, 2017 12:44 am

Arcturus Descending wrote:
Enjoy the wonder of it all...



Thank you! I will... :) :) :)
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