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Old February 27 2012, 11:18 AM   #2221
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Frak me, that one looks good. Then again, for 1500 bucks it really should look that good.

Pics when you get it. Pretty please? *puppy eyes*
Yep, along with the Serenity I also got. It will just be awhile, though. I won't see either of them until I get back from Korea.



End of the year? Getting one of THESE...

http://store.qmxonline.com/Enterpris...ica_p_135.html

...as a reward for paying off my last credit card. The Abramsprise will be for the following year, after finally retiring my college loan.

Gotta give myself incentives.

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Old February 27 2012, 08:52 PM   #2222
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Frak me, that one looks good. Then again, for 1500 bucks it really should look that good.

Pics when you get it. Pretty please? *puppy eyes*
Yep, along with the Serenity I also got. It will just be awhile, though. I won't see either of them until I get back from Korea.



End of the year? Getting one of THESE...

http://store.qmxonline.com/Enterpris...ica_p_135.html

...as a reward for paying off my last credit card. The Abramsprise will be for the following year, after finally retiring my college loan.

Gotta give myself incentives.

Just when I wonder whether I spend too much on clothes, comes this healthy reassurance that everyone has their niche interests they splash out on that few else would understand.

Actually, I never wondered about it. But I like to pretend I do, to salve my conscience...
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Old February 28 2012, 01:11 AM   #2223
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Hair bleach cream. Gonna do a bit of a crazy colour soon. Just haven't deciced whether it will be pink, blue, purple, etc. Fun!
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Old February 28 2012, 02:40 AM   #2224
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Red Sox / Yankees tickets: August 17, 18, 19
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Old February 28 2012, 02:42 AM   #2225
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Frak me, that one looks good. Then again, for 1500 bucks it really should look that good.

Pics when you get it. Pretty please? *puppy eyes*
Yep, along with the Serenity I also got. It will just be awhile, though. I won't see either of them until I get back from Korea.



End of the year? Getting one of THESE...

http://store.qmxonline.com/Enterpris...ica_p_135.html

...as a reward for paying off my last credit card. The Abramsprise will be for the following year, after finally retiring my college loan.

Gotta give myself incentives.

Just when I wonder whether I spend too much on clothes, comes this healthy reassurance that everyone has their niche interests they splash out on that few else would understand.

Actually, I never wondered about it. But I like to pretend I do, to salve my conscience...
These pieces are truly works of art (met the guys behind them, they are Lucasfilm level model workers. Some of them have actually worked for The Ranch).

Fine art for geeks.



I don't indulge much...but I do indulge.
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Old February 28 2012, 08:20 PM   #2226
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I don't indulge much...but I do indulge.
Sounds like a good life motto to me.
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Old February 28 2012, 10:59 PM   #2227
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Hair bleach cream. Gonna do a bit of a crazy colour soon. Just haven't deciced whether it will be pink, blue, purple, etc. Fun!
I need to color my hair, as well. I usually darken mine so it looks red, rather than some washed-out blonde.
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Old February 28 2012, 11:10 PM   #2228
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Hair bleach cream. Gonna do a bit of a crazy colour soon. Just haven't deciced whether it will be pink, blue, purple, etc. Fun!
I need to color my hair, as well. I usually darken mine so it looks red, rather than some washed-out blonde.
And i haven't seen my girlfriend in three days. So god only knows what color her hair is. Last i saw her, she had chocolate brown hair with dark blue highlights. A month earlier, she was blonde...

I give up... *sigh* I'll never understand women.
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Old February 28 2012, 11:12 PM   #2229
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I don't really need it, but I got a special thinks in the liner notes so I just ordered the new re-release of the score from Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country.
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Old February 28 2012, 11:17 PM   #2230
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Last i saw her, she had chocolate brown hair with dark blue highlights.
Too funny. I hadn't seen blue hair in years, probably, but I just got home from Target, where there was a customer with... dark blue hair.

Bought food. Nothing exciting.
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Old February 28 2012, 11:26 PM   #2231
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Hair bleach cream. Gonna do a bit of a crazy colour soon. Just haven't deciced whether it will be pink, blue, purple, etc. Fun!
I need to color my hair, as well. I usually darken mine so it looks red, rather than some washed-out blonde.
I normally go black or dark red (from brown), but I've been wanting to try something (truly) different for awhile now.
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Old February 29 2012, 12:23 AM   #2232
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Well, I would suggest blue, but I am rather biased in that direction.
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Old February 29 2012, 01:59 AM   #2233
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Blue is totally an option. Will know for sure tomorrow.

...This is probably more exciting to me than it should be.
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Old February 29 2012, 03:53 AM   #2234
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Should, schmould. Fun is fun.
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Old February 29 2012, 08:28 PM   #2235
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I don't really need it, but I got a special thinks in the liner notes so I just ordered the new re-release of the score from Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country.
As good a reason as any.

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And i haven't seen my girlfriend in three days. So god only knows what color her hair is. Last i saw her, she had chocolate brown hair with dark blue highlights. A month earlier, she was blonde...

I give up...
You wanted the hot pink shade with purple highlights, right?




Special offer at the tailor, so ordered a couple of pairs of odd trousers: one in a charcoal grey flannel, the other in a blue-grey (not dissimilar to "RAF blue") tweed. They're going to replace 2 older odd pairs of trousers (a mid-brown herringbone flannel and a dark green flannel) in my wardrobe that don't fit me quite how I'd like and in the case of the green have definitely seen better days.
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