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greggerypeccary wrote:Ofdonald :bgrin
May the Lord open.

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Ofdonald! Ha, nearly the right color.

No more eps then double ep week after next?

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Hopefully I'll finish the first season this weekend.

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HBS Guy wrote:Ofdonald! Ha, nearly the right color.

No more eps then double ep week after next?
Yeah. World Cup i think. I'll have no fingernails left.

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Yeah, then binge watch 2 eps.

Watching Season 2 Ep 1, the ep I initially watched in error then missed somehow.

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Okay, so the latest episode comes with a warning. I thought, what could possibly be more harrowing than what else we've seen.

Then i saw it.

It requires the warning. I found it incredibly distressing. I'm still a bit messed up from it.

So very well done.

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Are the new episodes up already?

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HBS Guy wrote:Are the new episodes up already?
Just this weeks. I'm warning you though, it's tough.

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The eps to date have not been a walk in the park!

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HBS Guy wrote:The eps to date have not been a walk in the park!

Yes i know. Still .... you have been warned.

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Think i was on the phone to my friend sobbing for about an hour.

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Ouch!

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False!

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Sister brought Mum here to have dinner so will finish watching the ep later.

Nice little serve June gave to Serena Joy. :slap Was a great return of serve!

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Oh wow. Harrowing!

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HBS Guy wrote:Oh wow. Harrowing!

Tough, huh?

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Yeah.

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Was in BigW today, buying slippers. Walking to the cashiers I noticed the book section and did not resist.

Found The Handmaid’s Tale there, $9.00. Of course I bought it.

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HBS Guy wrote:Was in BigW today, buying slippers. Walking to the cashiers I noticed the book section and did not resist.

Found The Handmaid’s Tale there, $9.00. Of course I bought it.
It's a fine addition to any book shelf.

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Yup!

Told my sis about it, maybe she will look.

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HBS Guy wrote:Yup!

Told my sis about it, maybe she will look.
I hope she enjoys (it that the right word?) it as much as you.

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This ep is a bit rough! Wonder who would have been the target, Fred or Serena Joy? The latter, I think.

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Geez, this show is knocking me around a bit.

I'm with you, Monk. The latter.

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Has Greg caught up? Season 1 won’t be available much longer.

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Those 3 idiots who bombed a mosque and wanted to bomb a womens’ clinic—more parallels.

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