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Defenestrate

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BigAl Patron Saint of Left Handers Keeper of the Glowing Pickle and Monobrows

As a teacher, this is one of my favourite words. It means 'To chuck something, or somebody out of the window' smiley - rofl


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TRiG (Ireland) A dog, so bade in office

I have no memory of subscribing to this forum, but I'm not surprised I did. I'll have some contributions to make myself, I'm sure. And /defenestrate/ is a wonderful word. Thanks.

TRiG.smiley - booksmiley - ok


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BigAl Patron Saint of Left Handers Keeper of the Glowing Pickle and Monobrows

I've asked the Eds if they can feature this site on the FP as it seems to have hit the doldrums in recent years smiley - sadface


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Wilma Neanderthal

I agree, Al and maybe someone could take over the page? I have wanted to join for ages but am still waiting to see who gets in next... It's been since 2004 or so since any new members were added, I think.
W


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BigAl Patron Saint of Left Handers Keeper of the Glowing Pickle and Monobrows

Well, I don't think my application to join was ever acknowledged smiley - sadface


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Traveller in Time Reporting Bugs -o-o- Broken the chain of Pliny -o-o- Hired

< F19585?thread=4025817 > 'Deconomy - what's that?'


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Post 7

SilviaWordsworth

I came across Defenestration in Eddings - anywhere else?

Please add me to the members' list!

SW


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BigAl Patron Saint of Left Handers Keeper of the Glowing Pickle and Monobrows

smiley - erm What's Eddings?


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SilviaWordsworth

David & Leigh Eddings, authors of a few fantasy books (http://www.bbc.co.uk/dna/h2g2/A683651)

SW


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BigAl Patron Saint of Left Handers Keeper of the Glowing Pickle and Monobrows

BTW

'Please add me to the members' list!'

I don't think anyone administers such a list smiley - erm. One just smiley - lurks in the space smiley - smiley


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Post 11

BigAl Patron Saint of Left Handers Keeper of the Glowing Pickle and Monobrows

Just discovered an Edited Guide Entry about this at A192034smiley - smiley


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