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  •  Here we go! (0+ / 0-)

    This lays it out...oh! and right at the bottom, below EVERYBODY is me'!!


    Laird of Glencairn

    (yes, its real)

    'Per Ardua Ad Astra'

    by shortfinals on Sat Dec 29, 2012 at 10:21:59 PM PST

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    •  Do you guys wear name tags? Stripes? (1+ / 0-)
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      I mean, how can you tell who's who?  Only one gets to wear a crown, I take it.
      In America we address everyone as Hey YOU! even our Mom's  (mummies to you)

      Happy just to be alive

      by exlrrp on Sun Dec 30, 2012 at 05:25:09 AM PST

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      •  I, too, answer to 'Hey! YOU!' more often than not! (1+ / 0-)
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        Still, it is fun to contemplate the intricacies of interwoven European Royal Families.. Blame Queen Victoria, who married off LOADS of her daughters to almost every other European prince!

        'Per Ardua Ad Astra'

        by shortfinals on Sun Dec 30, 2012 at 08:49:54 AM PST

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        •  I thought that was Prince Albert's idea (0+ / 0-)

          Can't say that worked well at all.  Seems that most of the grandkids got involved in some sort of unpleasantness in the mid 19teens

          “that our civil rights have no dependence on our religious opinions, any more than our opinions in physics or geometry.” Thomas Jefferson

          by markdd on Sun Dec 30, 2012 at 04:52:24 PM PST

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