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    You've had a lot of good advice here, which I...

    You've had a lot of good advice here, which I won't repeat. Here is a small insight on depression I learned from some painful attacks of the 'black dog' on me and on my loved ones:

    Depression is...
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    The depression and confusion after the operation...

    The depression and confusion after the operation can be really scary and upsetting to the family. I know it was to me, when my father went through it--no one had warned me and I was blindsided. ...
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    Hi MistyBlue! Only the southern part of Israel...

    Hi MistyBlue! Only the southern part of Israel is really desert; like sand and rock desert; the northern half has a Mediterranean climate--think southern California. So we get 15-20 inches rain in a...
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    I see all you guys complaining about rain, ice,...

    I see all you guys complaining about rain, ice, snow, sleet, and all I can think is---that's WATER!! Lovely, lovely, precious WATER, which we need desperately over here.
    So I wish we could take all...
  5. I have a friend who I love dearly and who is a...

    I have a friend who I love dearly and who is a nutty as a 5 dollar fruitcake. She has worked for a no-kill shelter for many years. In all those years I think she has approved 2 adoptions.
    I told...
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    Have you tried to understand why the idea of...

    Have you tried to understand why the idea of painkillers bothers you so much? If it is the fear of addiction, relax: a) there's a whole spectrum of drugs out there which have no addictive powers at...
  7. Dear Erin, Although I don't post very often...

    Dear Erin,

    Although I don't post very often this BB has meant a LOT to me over the years. It's been the place I go to clear my head, reconnect with the horse world, and stop thinking about my...
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    In India people wear rubber masks, like halloween...

    In India people wear rubber masks, like halloween masks, on the back of their heads to discourage tiger attacks. I am not making this up! http://www.netphotograph.com/article.php?id=74

    I would...
  9. The opera singer Pavarotti, who just died, loved...

    The opera singer Pavarotti, who just died, loved to ride. He was a very large man and went to great effort to get big, sturdy, horses who could carry him comfortably. (Had an 17-h Irish hunter, I...
  10. L., I sent you a PT--s.

    L., I sent you a PT--s.
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    Willem, thank you so much for your message. My...

    Willem, thank you so much for your message. My sweet old kitty is ill; it's not time yet, but when it is, I will hold your words close. Happy thanksgiving--s.
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    Guys, I haven't read the book or anything, but in...

    Guys, I haven't read the book or anything, but in 1996 I saw a badger on Old Dominion Drive in McClean. I doubted my own eyes--I had
    never seen one in Virginia in the 17 years I lived there--until...
  13. Saratoga, good luck with your cat. At 10, you can...

    Saratoga, good luck with your cat. At 10, you can have many more years with him if all goes well. Ask the vet if you can pay it off over a few months rather than one lump, which will probably make it...
  14. Originally posted by flshgordon:...

    [QUOTE]Originally posted by flshgordon:
    update----it's getting WEIRDER!!!!

    _"I know what you say her price is. I am paying $1,000 for her. I did not ask for directions because my husband knows...
  15. My name is not from any horses, but is a nod of...

    My name is not from any horses, but is a nod of respect to my day job (or as it sometimes happens, night job) in which I am an astrophysicist. Hey,it pays the vet.

    Just, please, do not ask me to...
  16. I am very sorry for your loss. Prayers are with...

    I am very sorry for your loss. Prayers are with you,

    --s.

    Under carefully controlled conditions of breeding, training, and care, a horse will do whatever it damn well pleases.
  17. I am very sorry for your loss. --s. ...

    I am very sorry for your loss.


    --s.

    Under carefully controlled conditions of breeding, training, and care, a horse will do whatever it damn well pleases.
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    <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><font size="-1">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by Doron:
    Is bosh happy now atleast?
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    Thank you BelladonnaLilly, but to tell you the...

    Thank you BelladonnaLilly, but to tell you the truth, I come to this BB to ESCAPE from the little stresses and strains of life in the middle east.


    --s.

    Under carefully controlled conditions...
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    I have a definite personal beef against Saddam,...

    I have a definite personal beef against Saddam, having spent 6 weeks back in 1991 listening to Scuds exploding overhead--NOT my happiest memories. Maybe as part of his punishment he can be locked up...
  21. Even more than Shadowfax, what I can't wait to...

    Even more than Shadowfax, what I can't wait to see is the Battle of the Pelennor Fields and the great charge of the Riders of Rohan. I get teary-eyed when I read that scene, even on the 45th re-read;...
  22. I got a 24% so I am only a Geek. What a let-down,...

    I got a 24% so I am only a Geek. What a let-down, I was expecting Major Geek at least. I mean I did describe lunge-lining to my husband by saying that it was where you teach the horse about...
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    I'm a soft touch, so here's a hint if you're...

    I'm a soft touch, so here's a hint if you're lost: the name you want to google on is Boyle.

    And to think that I, who am heartily tired of Mr. Valliere, almost skipped this thread. I feel _much_...
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    Coreene, I am very sorry for your loss. You did...

    Coreene, I am very sorry for your loss. You did the right thing.

    And we will all miss the big red guy, and those wonderful posts. Willem--and you--brought a lot of laughter to the world.

    Stay...
  25. You know, those are people who DESERVE to be...

    You know, those are people who DESERVE to be strangled with a lawsuit, or better yet several. You definitely lost money on your vacation, not to mention it sounds like breach of contract on their...
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