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Postby Destiny » Mon Jul 31, 2017 8:06 pm

Why do flowers grow beside the road?

Because the path is the goal
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Postby MagsJ » Tue Aug 01, 2017 11:49 pm

Survival is the goal... growing in a seemingly inhospitable spot.
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Re: Q&A

Postby Arcturus Descending » Thu Aug 03, 2017 3:16 pm

MagsJ wrote,


Survival is the goal... growing in a seemingly inhospitable spot.



The frozen loch is growing ice flowers.

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Adaptation and growth. Beautiful, isn't it?
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Postby Fixed Cross » Sat Aug 05, 2017 3:54 pm

Arcturus Descending wrote:The frozen loch is growing ice flowers.

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Adaptation and growth. Beautiful, isn't it?


Very.
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Re: Q&A

Postby gib » Sun Aug 06, 2017 3:53 am

Destiny wrote:Why do flowers grow beside the road?

Because the path is the goal


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Postby encode_decode » Sun Aug 06, 2017 12:34 pm

gib wrote: :puke-front:

Is it because you vomited up all the seeds you ate?
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Re: Q&A

Postby gib » Sun Aug 06, 2017 4:55 pm

encode_decode wrote:Is it because you vomited up all the seeds you ate?


I don't eat flowers. ;)
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Re: Q&A

Postby MagsJ » Tue Aug 08, 2017 12:34 pm

gib wrote:
encode_decode wrote:Is it because you vomited up all the seeds you ate?


I don't eat flowers. ;)

You should try some.. stuffed courgette flowers, with or without tempura batter, is still a very popular choice on Asian and Mediterranean menus.

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Postby MagsJ » Tue Aug 08, 2017 12:46 pm

Arcturus Descending wrote:Adaptation and growth. Beautiful, isn't it?

..unless it goes wrong and becomes destructive/destroys. :(
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Re: Q&A

Postby gib » Tue Aug 08, 2017 3:25 pm

MagsJ wrote:You should try some.. stuffed courgette flowers, with or without tempura batter, is still a very popular choice on Asian and Mediterranean menus.


I think I'll go with the tempura. <-- That actually sounds pretty good.
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Re: Q&A

Postby encode_decode » Sat Aug 12, 2017 3:10 pm

    gib

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    encode_decode wrote:Is it because you vomited up all the seeds you ate?


    I don't eat flowers. ;)

    What is it that you like to do with flowers?

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