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Northern Ireland
In a Domestic Partnership
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Discussion, Private Chat, Friends, Support, Stories, Learning, Look Around
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I Want People to Share Their Poetry
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The evening breeze caresses my face, A leaf flutters down from a nearby tree, Its existence ended. A brooklet flows by close to my feet, Its passage through time marked by a rustling, gurgling sound. The here and now is all that matters, has to be w...
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Sep 28, 2018
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I Love Ghost Stories
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This is partly based on two incidents in the same area at night time when I was convinced a girl had run into the path of my car only to find there was no girl, but later found out a girl had committed suicide there some years before by jumping in fr...
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Jun 10, 2017
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The Past is a lake of Pain. Whether it's best to occasionally dip in a toe or try to repress, I'm undecided.
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Miscellaneous
Are you familiar with the personality type who sees a problem with everything?
"If you put on the sausages first, they'll be burned by the time the toast is ready. Ah but if you put on the toast first, it'll be cold by the time the sausages are ready. And what about the tea? Oh god, you don't want mushrooms ...
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Oct 31, 2018
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Situations
Do you think it's important to retain a sense of humour, even when you know there are people who will misunderstand?
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Oct 4, 2018
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Miscellaneous
I'm a father and a husband but am still surprised at how many women want to be mothers.
Ladies don't need me to tell them the pain and trauma involved. Obviously it was expected a few generations ago, but why nowadays?
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Oct 2, 2018
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Parenting & Family
How is this possible?
About 6 years ago the remains of 800 babies and children were found hidden in a septic tank in a disused convent in Tuam, Ireland. For much of the 20th.century the convent had been a Catholic home for illegitimate children; any deaths that were repor...
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Aug 28, 2018
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When someone becomes personally abusive I think the sensible thing to do is to end the chat, rather than descend to their level.
Do you agree?
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Aug 25, 2018
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Miscellaneous
A question for fellow introverts:
Can you remember going to a children's party, wanting to join in the fun, but for some reason not being able to?
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Aug 21, 2018
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Experiences
Have you heard about the man who enjoys motoring but has renamed his wife his satnag.
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Aug 9, 2018
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Embarrassing & Funny
Just back from a drive in Donegal. I spotted two roadside signs directed at tourists saying "Come and Experience a Real Irish Wake". Wonder what they
pay the lead role?
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Aug 8, 2018
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Miscellaneous
Ever dreamt of fairies? I did last night for the first time ever : I'm inclined to think I'm dreaming to order, for this thing.
For the record, they're about 9 inches tall, spidery thin, and play about in two's or three's on the main road bringing traffic to a standstill. Now yeez know!
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Aug 1, 2018
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Miscellaneous
Seriously; is Trump a ha'penny short of a shilling?
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Jul 17, 2018
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Politics
How do I make this a question?
I've posted a ghost story under "I Love Ghost Stories" that someone might be interested in!
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Jul 15, 2018
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I Love Ghost Stories
I grew up in a small, remote village on the road to nowhere. Surprisingly there's a reference to the place, dating from 1203. At the start of the 18th.century a stranger turned up with a name nobody had heard of : Follet. An extreme recluse,he a...
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Jul 15, 2018
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Anyone suffering from an allergy to strawberries?
I love them but am definitely reacting to something.
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Jul 1, 2018
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Food
This isn't a question. Just heard that an adult pupil I was talking to yesterday along with his toddler daughter, has died suddenly. Quite a shock!
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Jun 28, 2018
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Miscellaneous
Do you work better at night than during the day?
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Jun 14, 2018
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Miscellaneous
Do you find that when you're away from a computer you can think of lots of things to look up or say, but when you're actually in front of the screen
can't remember one of them?
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May 27, 2018
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Miscellaneous
Do you have any views on alternative medicine?
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May 19, 2018
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