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Old 05-05-2014, 05:24 PM
 
Location: Near a river
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Spinner
Weaver
Cook
Sailor
Gardener
Ailurophile
I had to look up that final one ~ neat word.
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Old 05-05-2014, 05:25 PM
 
Location: Near a river
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manager
peacekeeper
organizer
cat-hurder
dreamer
planner
Peacekeeper???? Weren't you one of the "swinging pocketbook" ladies??
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Old 05-05-2014, 05:31 PM
 
Location: Edina, MN, USA
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Peacekeeper???? Weren't you one of the "swinging pocketbook" ladies??

I laugh every time I have pocketbook swingin NEG mental image. Nope - I was the peacekeeper and then I'd come home and pull every weed in my yard (grrr). Probably why I ended up with an ulcer - should have just bopped them all.
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Old 05-05-2014, 05:51 PM
 
Location: Toronto, Ottawa Valley & Dunedin FL
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This thread invites you to list, without comment within the list, six nouns or verbs (NOT adjectives) that in total describes your retired life (your new "bio").
Sybarite
Seeker
Traveller
Swimmer
Biker
Naturalist


- or six of a different kind -

learn
explore
love
enjoy
stretch
relax
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Old 05-05-2014, 07:01 PM
 
Location: Orlando
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You two can fight over it, and may the best woman win
Better woman. Sorry.
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Old 05-05-2014, 07:08 PM
 
Location: Edina, MN, USA
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You two can fight over it, and may the best woman win

)
I'm filing my nails, teeth and, oh yes, my tongue as we speak

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Old 05-05-2014, 07:13 PM
 
Location: Near a river
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Better woman. Sorry.
Online I write in colloquial style (i.e., as we informally speak)
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Old 05-05-2014, 07:16 PM
 
Location: Near a river
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Sybarite
Seeker
Traveller
Swimmer
Biker
Naturalist


- or six of a different kind -

learn
explore
love
enjoy
stretch
relax
Sybarite? Wow, that's a 10. And my vocabulary is expanding here. I like this word and its meaning.
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Old 05-05-2014, 07:22 PM
 
Location: Wayward Pines,ID
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fun
wilderness
theorist
altruist
explorer
infidel
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Old 05-05-2014, 07:27 PM
 
Location: Simmering in DFW
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Actualized
Dogs
Landlord
Adventure
Laughter
Achiever
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