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Old 10-17-2007, 12:31 PM
 
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I had to send it to your "rv" account because the other one kept bouncing back; do you have me on block again?

We just had breakfast at the "new" Dave's Diner. They are opening at 7 am now.
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Old 10-17-2007, 12:36 PM
 
Location: Juneau, AK
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*Xa'at's back!!*

Cue "yay"s from the audience.


But seriously, Met, how ya feeling? Any uncontrollable cravings? Feelings of withdrawal? Urges to hit people with wine bottles...?
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Old 10-17-2007, 12:41 PM
 
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Yeah, I'm gonna hit someone with a whine bottle if he doesn't answer his damn e-mail today.

Have you been to work yet Xa'at? I need Hummer man stories.

So far I'll still a pillar of strength.
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Old 10-17-2007, 12:49 PM
 
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Morning Metla an Xa'at. Pillar of strength? Great, that's the way to be!


Xa'at..dike aankawu gis'ok.. Fish~angel messenger of the northern lights? That's unique
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Old 10-17-2007, 12:55 PM
 
Location: Juneau, AK
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Yes, it is. Dike aankawu also means "God", so I'm technically "Goddess of the Northern Lights".
Do you speak Tlingit?

I haven't been to work yet, I misread my schedule. I thought I go in this morning but it turns out I start at like 3pm.
However I have many archived stories of evil hummer man on tap.
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Old 10-17-2007, 12:57 PM
 
Location: Prince of Wales
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Iam not seeing any...

gmail is history
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Old 10-17-2007, 01:02 PM
 
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Do you speak Tlingit?
Cool, now we're code talkers

Na, online translation! At work early this am, everyones asleep, I did some investigating. It would definitely be a tough language to learn.
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Old 10-17-2007, 01:06 PM
 
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Alaskan454, I'm going to burn down your house on the way to Thorne Bay if you don't answer your e-mail.

PM me with a proper e-mail address, please, and make sure I'm not on block.
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Old 10-17-2007, 01:08 PM
 
Location: Juneau, AK
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Default Evil Hummer Man Story 1

I'm minding my own business, grinding coffee, when the person who was working drive through says to me...
Drive Thru Person: Someone's asking for you.
Me: Really? Who is it?
Drive Thru Person: I dunno. He just said he wanted to talk to the person who owns the Alaska car.
Me: Okee dokee.
So I head for drive thru.
Me: How are you today?
Evil Hummer Man (EHM): Fine. You're from Alaska?
Me: Yep, Juneau.
EHM: That's cool, I'm going on vacation there soon.
Me: Oh, neat. Are you going on a cruise?
EHM: No, it's a hunting trip.
Me: Sweet. No better place for it.
EHM: Yeah, I cannot wait to slaughter poor helpless fuzzy animals.
Me: (affronted) Well, that's not very nice.
EHM: You're not one of them tree-huggers, are you?
Annoyed, I walk away.
EHM: (in distance) Was it something I said!?
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Old 10-17-2007, 01:10 PM
 
Location: Juneau, AK
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Cool, now we're code talkers

Na, online translation! At work early this am, everyones asleep, I did some investigating. It would definitely be a tough language to learn.
Which one are you using? Alaskool has a nice online dictionary. Sealaska corp also has some very helpful references. I don't know a lot of Tlingit, just bits. It is my minor, but I haven't taken any classes yet. I do speak French though.
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