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admiralnick said:
I guess not everyone has access to a dedicated T1 line :-D  oh well.
I wish.... I miss the fiber optic lines from my days at CWRU!
 

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Championship Manager 4 Current Game

Manager Name: Willi Freitag
Club: 1.FC Koeln (Germany)

1st Season
Division 2 Championship
(25 game unbeaten streak)
Division 2 Manager of the Year

2nd Season
as of the midseason break
2nd in Division 1
Record 10-3-3
Loanee Lomano Lua Lua scored over half the team goals this far to lead the division
I will cry at the end of the season....I can't afford a permanent transfar!
 

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cleveland said:
transfar?
I have a serious addicition to Championship Manager this week. I was so shaky I couldn't type...."permanent transfer".
 

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Postolowka said:
I have a serious addicition to Championship Manager this week. I was so shaky I couldn't type...."permanent transfer".
Who would be the transfer?  You want to acquire another goal scorer?
 

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For my first season in the German First division I had Lua Lua on loan from Newcastle.

I can't afford the permanent transfer fee.....so I have him on loan again for another season.

I actually have so many forwards I am playing them on the wings in midfield....
 

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ozgeorge said:
Alice in Wonderland.

Try this one:
"Rich gifts wax poor when givers prove unkind"
Hamlet

Hmmmm  "...For all their wars are merry,/ And all their songs are sad."

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Postolowka said:
For my first season in the German First division I had Lua Lua on loan from Newcastle.

I can't afford the permanent transfer fee.....so I have him on loan again for another season.

I actually have so many forwards I am playing them on the wings in midfield....
Ahhhh.

How high is the fee?
 

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ozgeorge said:
Chesterton.

"''T is well that such seditious words are sung / Only by priests and in the Latin tongue"
You know Longfellow!!  :)

Shall we stick with poetry or can the quotes come from prose too (what with the "Alice" quote)

And your "Hamlet" reminded me of

" I am not Prince Hamlet, nor was meant to be"

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Ebor said:
" I am not Prince Hamlet, nor was meant to be"
T.S. Elliot.

OK. Let's try some prose as you suggest. Here's a long one to start with (and one of my favourites):
"Nothing mattered much. Nothing much mattered. And the less it mattered, the less it mattered. It was never important enough. Because worse things had happened. In the country that she came from, poised forever between the terror of war, and the horror of place, worse things kept happening. So Small God laughed, and slapped away cheerfully like a rich boy in shorts. He whistled, kicked stones. The source of his brittle elation was the relative smallness of his misfortune. He climbed into people's eyes and became an exasperating expression."
 

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cleveland said:
Ahhhh.

How high is the fee?
26 million euros, absurd when he is playing on their reserve team.

As an update I got Newcastle to accept a lower with some clauses added in (percentage of next sale clause), Lua Lua refused all my contract offers......  ::)
 

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"I can't believe it, I'm losing to a rug!"

Aladdin (the first one) by Disney.  Don't try to trick me with your sneaky Disney references...I don't have five kids for nothing!  rofl... :D

How about this:

"I think so...but me and Pippi Longstocking? What would the children look like?"

 

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VERY good, Ozgeorge, I am impressed!!  I saw that episode like 10 or more years ago and just saying it still cracks me up!

I admit you have me stumped on that last one, though it does sound familiar... :mad:
 
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