One quiz at a time

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Re: One quiz at a time

Post by TLW » 01:15 Wed 27 Nov 2013

AHB wrote:Tossing the caber and drinking whisky.
Drinking whisky and catching the caber?

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Re: One quiz at a time

Post by LGTrotter » 01:16 Wed 27 Nov 2013

Wine and communion?

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Re: One quiz at a time

Post by AHB » 01:17 Wed 27 Nov 2013

Skinny dipping in the Liffey and drinking Guinness
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Post by djewesbury » 01:17 Wed 27 Nov 2013

DRT wrote:Lager and a football match?
No
AHB wrote:Tossing the caber and drinking whisky.
No
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Re: One quiz at a time

Post by AHB » 01:17 Wed 27 Nov 2013

LGTrotter wrote:Wine and communion?
I like the internal logic!
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Re: One quiz at a time

Post by DRT » 01:18 Wed 27 Nov 2013

Sherry and eating salad?
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Post by djewesbury » 01:18 Wed 27 Nov 2013

LGTrotter wrote:Wine and communion?
Nice guess. No. Never baptised. Father C of E, Mother a Hindu educated by Loreto nuns. No religious upbringing!
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Post by djewesbury » 01:18 Wed 27 Nov 2013

DRT wrote:Sherry and eating salad?
Neither
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Post by djewesbury » 01:18 Wed 27 Nov 2013

AHB wrote:Skinny dipping in the Liffey and drinking Guinness
Neither
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Re: One quiz at a time

Post by AHB » 01:19 Wed 27 Nov 2013

Not tossing the caber and drinking whiskey.
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Post by djewesbury » 01:20 Wed 27 Nov 2013

AHB wrote:Not tossing the caber and drinking whiskey.
Not with sufficient focus, no; that's to say, I was unaware of not doing these things.
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Re: One quiz at a time

Post by DRT » 01:21 Wed 27 Nov 2013

djewesbury wrote:
LGTrotter wrote:Wine and communion?
Nice guess. No. Never baptised. Father C of E, Mother a Hindu educated by Loreto nuns. No religious upbringing!
But presumably a lifetime of guilt inherited from the nuns?
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Re: One quiz at a time

Post by jdaw1 » 01:22 Wed 27 Nov 2013

djewesbury wrote:at 12.30pm
Is the time important?

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Re: One quiz at a time

Post by LGTrotter » 01:23 Wed 27 Nov 2013

AHB wrote:Not tossing the caber and drinking whiskey.
Are you implying that Daniel has ceaselessly tossed the caber since 2004?

Played croquet and drank cider?

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Re: One quiz at a time

Post by DRT » 01:23 Wed 27 Nov 2013

Riesling and wearing Lederhosen?
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Post by djewesbury » 01:24 Wed 27 Nov 2013

jdaw1 wrote:
djewesbury wrote:at 12.30pm
Is the time important?
It has no significance except that's when I did these things. Who can say, perhaps that's useful to know.
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Re: One quiz at a time

Post by LGTrotter » 01:24 Wed 27 Nov 2013

DRT wrote:
djewesbury wrote:
LGTrotter wrote:Wine and communion?
Nice guess. No. Never baptised. Father C of E, Mother a Hindu educated by Loreto nuns. No religious upbringing!
But presumably a lifetime of guilt inherited from the nuns?
And the anger turned in upon itself.

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One quiz at a time

Post by djewesbury » 01:24 Wed 27 Nov 2013

DRT wrote:Riesling and wearing Lederhosen?
Not wearing Lederhosen. Riesling is closer.
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Re: One quiz at a time

Post by DRT » 01:25 Wed 27 Nov 2013

djewesbury wrote:
jdaw1 wrote:
djewesbury wrote:at 12.30pm
Is the time important?
It has no significance except that's when I did these things. Who can say, perhaps that's useful to know.
Did "these things" have to be (or were best) done during daylight hours?
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Re: One quiz at a time

Post by LGTrotter » 01:25 Wed 27 Nov 2013

LGTrotter wrote:
DRT wrote:
djewesbury wrote:
LGTrotter wrote:Wine and communion?
Nice guess. No. Never baptised. Father C of E, Mother a Hindu educated by Loreto nuns. No religious upbringing!
But presumably a lifetime of guilt inherited from the nuns?
And the anger turned in upon itself.
Might also explain why he has not 'tossed the caber' since 2004.

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Re: One quiz at a time

Post by DRT » 01:26 Wed 27 Nov 2013

LGTrotter wrote:
DRT wrote:
djewesbury wrote:
LGTrotter wrote:Wine and communion?
Nice guess. No. Never baptised. Father C of E, Mother a Hindu educated by Loreto nuns. No religious upbringing!
But presumably a lifetime of guilt inherited from the nuns?
And the anger turned in upon itself.
I am, of course, guilty as charged, and ever will be.
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Re: One quiz at a time

Post by LGTrotter » 01:27 Wed 27 Nov 2013

Alsace and pool.

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Re: One quiz at a time

Post by DRT » 01:27 Wed 27 Nov 2013

LGTrotter wrote:
LGTrotter wrote:
DRT wrote:
djewesbury wrote:
LGTrotter wrote:Wine and communion?
Nice guess. No. Never baptised. Father C of E, Mother a Hindu educated by Loreto nuns. No religious upbringing!
But presumably a lifetime of guilt inherited from the nuns?
And the anger turned in upon itself.
Might also explain why he has not 'tossed the caber' since 2004.
Very true. Father Fallon told me it was a mortal sin.
"The first duty of Port is to be red"
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Re: One quiz at a time

Post by DRT » 01:27 Wed 27 Nov 2013

Chablis and (knowingly) eating horse?
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Re: One quiz at a time

Post by LGTrotter » 01:29 Wed 27 Nov 2013

Mah Jong and pinot gris?

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