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Unread post by DuQues » Fri Jun 01, 2007 2:11 pm

We never whisper, no need as The Angels are too busy chatting about children, new clothes, and what they should cook for their Muskateers. And checking the fridge to see if there is enough Castle or Windhoek to hand to the Muskateers of course.! :twisted:
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Unread post by Laine » Fri Jun 01, 2007 2:35 pm

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no!!! please tell me u kidding!!

oh my word did i just laugh REALLY REALLY loudly right now....

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Unread post by Laine » Fri Jun 01, 2007 2:45 pm

i still cant breathe....

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holy moly db....that was hysterical... how on earth did u keep that to yourself for soooooooooo long... :twisted:

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Unread post by Jaco V » Fri Jun 01, 2007 4:42 pm

DinkyBird wrote:Oi...this reminds me of something....


I got a PM once form one of the CHIEF Musketeers... asking me if REALLY could not read the musketeer code.... There is NO smiley in the world to show how I ROFL when I read that PM.......He was SO fooled by Angel tactics that day.


You know you lot...... All the musketeers know the true story behind this.

Here a galant musketeer shows concern for some batty angel, and see the thanks he gets........ :roll:

But then, we cant expect less than this now can we gentlemen? :twisted:

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Unread post by Meg » Sat Jun 02, 2007 8:06 am

ROTFLMAO!!!!

This thread brings back so many great memories - I miss those times, although the forum has done brilliantly. DB, thanks so much for pointing this out to me. I really wish I had more time to browse all the forums thoroughly, but would have missed this if you hadn't.

Ah, the good old days. As for the skilpadjies... grrr! At least the mouskateers have had to bow to admit us angels were right about LITS!!! :twisted: :lol:
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Unread post by Meg » Sat Jun 02, 2007 1:01 pm

Jose wrote:
Meg wrote:<...>At least the mouskateers have had to bow to admit us angels were right about LITS!!! :twisted: :lol:

Ja, in the end they did. But gosh golly, they took their sweet time! :roll:


But the wait was sooooo worth it :twisted: :lol:
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Unread post by DinkyBird » Sat Jun 02, 2007 1:13 pm

What was the story behind the LITs again? The musketeers just refused to believe leopard's climbed trees.... do I have the correct story?

Club LITS
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Re: Forum history quiz!!

Unread post by Guinea Pig » Sat Jun 02, 2007 6:47 pm

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cybeR@NGER wrote:No problem :wink:

FYI there are no springboks in the Kruger Park.



:lol: :lol: CR - your post re the Springboks in KNP reminds me of a special forum member from early days who thought there were springboks in KNP and was teased mercilessly about this for a long time after! Perhaps a good quiz question.... who was it ;)


Hey, I really thought there were Springboks in KNP! :redface: Quickly found out though!

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Unread post by Guinea Pig » Sat Jun 02, 2007 6:50 pm

Freda wrote::lol: GP (Guineapig) I think :lol:
I remember it well :lol:


Sies Freda! :lol: Don't paste my "mistakie" all over! To me KNP = Springbok. I was horribly disappointed when we returned without ONE pic of one. :lol:

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Unread post by Guinea Pig » Sat Jun 02, 2007 6:53 pm

Wild@Heart wrote:I KNOW .. I KNOW ..

Now it's time for the Skilpaadtjie Quizz :twisted:


:lol: Still can't walk past skilpaadjies without giggling uncontrollably! Reminds me so much of Meg :twisted:

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Unread post by Guinea Pig » Sat Jun 02, 2007 6:57 pm

DinkyBird wrote:To win a prize for this section of the quiz you need to give LOADS of info :wink:

How did 'Angels' and 'Musketeers' originate on this forum?


:lol: Me and Meg! Acekam, WTM and Bwana were making life difficult for us and I called them the Three Musketeers. Meg came up with Angels for the Ladies! 8)

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Unread post by Guinea Pig » Sat Jun 02, 2007 7:03 pm

Thanx for the memories DB! 8) We had brilliant times, may there be many many more. I miss each and every one of you! BUT like a bad cold "I'LL BE BACK REAL SOON!!" :twisted: :twisted:

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Unread post by Guinea Pig » Sat Jun 02, 2007 7:16 pm

DinkyBird wrote: I hope all this 'going back in time' will help make more sense of some of the 'traditions' on the forum for all our members who joined after :D


I remember when the only topic you could answer to was asking questions to the webcam to poor Danie! :lol: Then it got...well...a bit out of hand :twisted:

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Unread post by DinkyBird » Sat Jun 02, 2007 7:42 pm

I do believe the forums have grown WAY past any expectations SANParks had! Shows what a passion people from all over the globe have for SANParks!
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Unread post by wildtuinman » Sat Jun 02, 2007 8:13 pm

gwendolen wrote:
DinkyBird wrote:Who remembers how Oom got to be known as "oom" :twisted:


Two very pretty girls were handing out samples in a supermarket. I forgot what exactly. I'm sure WTM will remember, as this day must be permanently etched in his memory. The Wildtuinman strolled by and froze when he heard them say: "Would you like to try some, Oom"?

:lol: :lol:


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