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Old 02-10-2017, 21:53   #12946
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Re: The Happy Thought Thread Part 4

We've been waiting on what payrise we were going to get, which has been <2% in recent years.

So you can imagine my suprise to hear its 4% and roughly 1,500 a year more :O.

Thats the Note 8 paid for
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Old 02-10-2017, 21:56   #12947
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Now that's what I call a good deal Hom3r
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Old 03-10-2017, 05:10   #12948
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Re: The Happy Thought Thread Part 4

Well done to them both.

Happy thought is now finished until next Sunday, earned around 10 hours pay today so not all bad. Although slightly tainted by the fact I need to make a trip to Specsavers to get my glasses looked at as I got a face full of bedding which knocked my glasses off and now they feel loose and not even on my face.
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Old 03-10-2017, 11:58   #12949
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Well done to them both.

Happy thought is now finished until next Sunday, earned around 10 hours pay today so not all bad. Although slightly tainted by the fact I need to make a trip to Specsavers to get my glasses looked at as I got a face full of bedding which knocked my glasses off and now they feel loose and not even on my face.
If you have another pair to compare them with you might be able to see what's bent and fix it yourself without having to pay anyone. Just a thought.
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Old 06-10-2017, 14:54   #12950
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I no longer have a overdraft, I took the bull by the horns and phoned the bank and said please remove my overdraft. Tbh I would have kept it but with the new charges I just do not think it's worth having.

I must admit it felt great removing it

Of course the problem is I no longer have that safety net.
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I no longer have a overdraft, I took the bull by the horns and phoned the bank and said please remove my overdraft. Tbh I would have kept it but with the new charges I just do not think it's worth having.

I must admit it felt great removing it

Of course the problem is I no longer have that safety net.
Did they charge you for removing it?
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Old 06-10-2017, 16:14   #12952
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LOL no but they did there best to try and get me to keep it or lower it.
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Spending a long weekend in Geneva with my wife.

This is the view from our patio.

Mont Blanc in the distance to the right of the Jette d'eau.
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Spending a long weekend in Geneva with my wife.

This is the view from our patio.

Mont Blanc in the distance to the right of the Jette d'eau.
Looks very nice.

Will shortly be making jam tarts with Osem Jnr # 2.
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Well done to them both, Fantastic amount of money too
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Picked up some sliced Scottish black pudding in Lidl this morning. Not Stornoway (the best) but much better IMHO then the Yorkshire stuff.

Just the ticket for tomorrow mornings cooked brekkie.
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Taking my Dad out for lunch soon and I'm pleased to say that our relationship is getting better much to my sister's annoyance which I admit is an added bonus for me anyway
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Taking my Dad out for lunch soon and I'm pleased to say that our relationship is getting better much to my sister's annoyance which I admit is an added bonus for me anyway
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Enjoy lunch with your Dad weenie, such a pity you and your sister can't make it up, life's too short.
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Somebody's been thinking of our Taf:

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Morrison's now sells the hottest ever curry sold by a supermarket - and it's made using the naga chilli which is 200 times hotter than a jalapeno pepper or Tabasco sauce.

The red-hot ready-meal hits shelves from today to mark National Curry Week and the supermarket claims it was created to satisfy curry lovers who find existing offerings too mild.

Morrisons has worked with expert curry chefs to create the chicken dish which packs the heat of a restaurant-bought chicken vindaloo.

As well as naga chillies, which have a Scoville rating of up to one million, the Volcanic Vindaloo is topped with roasted whole green chillies.

The meal's packaging carries a warning notice and has been given a SIX chilli rating, so brave customers taking on the meal are aware of its heat.
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