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Old 26 June 2013, 14:15   #81
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I think for the older ones (that's most of us) - we cannot fathom or abide blooming shorthand, text type conversation (ie 'u' instead of 'you'). It doesn't have to be the Queen's English with perfect grammar but just regular typing!
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Old 26 June 2013, 14:50   #82
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I think for the older ones (that's most of us) - we cannot fathom or abide blooming shorthand, text type conversation (ie 'u' instead of 'you'). It doesn't have to be the Queen's English with perfect grammar but just regular typing!
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i think that if people are good enough to go to great lengths in giving advice, then the decent thing to do is write some posts that look like you can be bothered.
it could be worse though, it could be written by willfish!
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I find i have to keep reading this post to find the out come, despite lots of people trying to give sensible advice, it seems he does not want to accept any ? think he just likes the company.
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Old 26 June 2013, 15:23   #85
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...it could be worse though, it could be written by willfish!
wot u mean m8? Y R U givN willfish attitude wen he iz jst bn himself?
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Old 26 June 2013, 15:40   #86
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Have to say this, some of willfish's posts are the best thing on here, totally... ...I printed one out once it made me smile so much..

Hold on, I'm thinking of garfish, this post:

RNLI y class inflatable
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Hold on, I'm thinking of garfish, this post:

RNLI y class inflatable
lol

garFish/wilLfish - same difference.

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Old 26 June 2013, 15:52   #88
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Thought it might be but didn't want to confirm I was being a mistaken idiot...which I just have.

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Have to say this but some of willfish's posts are the best thing thing on here, totally... ...I printed one out once it made me smile so much..

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RNLI y class inflatable
absolutely brilliant, the best bit is the serious comments in between the brilliant comments, just so funny it made me cry laughing, Ribnet at its very best I'm going for a lie down now to get over it
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the best bit is the serious comments in between the brilliant comments
But all his comments are serious! It's just that he's often miSunderstoWd.
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