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Buried under the weight of words.


EleCivil

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No one told me that when, over the course of 23 years, you accumulate roughly eight metric assloads of books, you eventually have to MOVE eight metric assloads of books. To a third floor apartment. With no elevator.

Sweet Fancy Moses, this is gonna take forever.

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Yes, those are all books.

But on the plus side...I've got a lot of books. :icon11:

Also, I've got a new place that's fairly close to my new job. Best thing about the new place? I can finally get broadband access. Up until now, I've been scraping by on my gas-powered 56k connection.

"Our aspirations are wrapped up in books,

Our inclinations are hidden in looks."

"Wrapped Up in Books" by Belle and Sebastian

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Now you can read all the books online with you broadband connection, and we hope to see more of you... :razz: I hope being closer to your new job means you will more time for leisure and fun stuff. :hug:

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Interesting. I didn't realise book were weighed by the assload. Is that a metric or an imperial assload? :)Camy.
I'm speaking of metric Assloads, 8 of which comes to about 5.87 Fucktons when converted to the imperial system.
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Interesting. I didn't realise book were weighed by the assload. Is that a metric or an imperial assload? :)Camy.
I'm speaking of metric Assloads, 8 of which comes to about 5.87 Fucktons when converted to the imperial system.
Ah! That makes perfect sense, though the correct term is, according to the European Union statutes, a Fucktoneroony - something to do with a minor subsection of the German/Anglo-French/Arabic transliteration of the code of Fahrenheit 451.
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Real, printed books, yay!Now if only there were a really good, DRM-free way to have those digital and portable.After all, carrying eight fucktonaroonies or eight humongassloads of big, bulky books has got to be tough.Look, EleCivil has muscles...reading muscles!

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