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by realisticspeakers
September 4th, 2019, 8:50 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Librivox locations
Replies: 10
Views: 5990

Re: Librivox locations

realisticspeakers wrote:
August 23rd, 2019, 6:55 pm
KevinS wrote:
August 23rd, 2019, 3:42 pm
realisticspeakers wrote:
August 23rd, 2019, 3:41 pm
I live in a world of my own.
Man of a thousand posts!
I....have been around the block!
Not only have I been around the block, I'm coming up to my tenth lap!

So I made this: https://imgur.com/Qa4vckA
by realisticspeakers
August 28th, 2019, 2:15 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO]The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume I by Alexander Wheelock Thayer - icequeen
Replies: 121
Views: 3693

Re: [SOLO]The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume I by Alexander Wheelock Thayer - icequeen

PL OK! Though It was a little alarming when you changed books to a biography of Mozart. Yeah, this thing is all over the place. It is just research plopped down on paper in German. Then picked up by an editor... A German editor with no regard for the length of sentences. Then translated into Englis...
by realisticspeakers
August 26th, 2019, 3:27 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO]The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume I by Alexander Wheelock Thayer - icequeen
Replies: 121
Views: 3693

Re: [SOLO]The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume I by Alexander Wheelock Thayer - icequeen

KevinS wrote:
August 26th, 2019, 3:25 pm
Hahaha! Were B.'s shoulders as hairy as those of Sean Connery? That's the question.
Speaking of hairy shoulders...This old man taught these kids how to play.
https://youtu.be/aW-7CqxhnAQ
by realisticspeakers
August 26th, 2019, 3:18 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO]The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume I by Alexander Wheelock Thayer - icequeen
Replies: 121
Views: 3693

Re: [SOLO]The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume I by Alexander Wheelock Thayer - icequeen

KevinS wrote:
August 26th, 2019, 2:40 pm
It's a good thing you are not responsible for counting B.'s symphonies. (The Pastoral was number seven, right?)
Nah, the 7th was the Zardoz theme.
by realisticspeakers
August 26th, 2019, 2:34 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO]The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume I by Alexander Wheelock Thayer - icequeen
Replies: 121
Views: 3693

Re: [SOLO]The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume I by Alexander Wheelock Thayer - icequeen

https://librivox.org/uploads/icequeen/lifeofludwigvanbeethoven1_09_thayer_128kb.mp3 [24:46] I messed up. I uploaded 8, not 9? Not sure. Looking. I would never know the difference anyway. (Wink.) LOL! If I had age-related dementia, no one *would know. I uploaded the file that was supposed to be name...
by realisticspeakers
August 23rd, 2019, 6:55 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Librivox locations
Replies: 10
Views: 5990

Re: Librivox locations

KevinS wrote:
August 23rd, 2019, 3:42 pm
realisticspeakers wrote:
August 23rd, 2019, 3:41 pm
I live in a world of my own.
Man of a thousand posts!
I....have been around the block!
by realisticspeakers
August 23rd, 2019, 6:54 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Been Around the Block, aah aah aah... 2
Replies: 1149
Views: 207235

Re: Been Around the Block, aah aah aah... 2

This makes 1001

Thanks KevinS, didn't even realize!
by realisticspeakers
August 23rd, 2019, 3:41 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Librivox locations
Replies: 10
Views: 5990

Re: Librivox locations

I live in a world of my own.
by realisticspeakers
August 21st, 2019, 3:56 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Cats, anyone?
Replies: 34
Views: 8838

Re: Cats, anyone?

libraryanne wrote:
August 21st, 2019, 8:57 am
I love this. Sadly all the cats I've befriended have passed away so I've been missing having a kitty around. When I need a smile and inspiration I can go to this page. :)
Me too. No more. I can't bare to lose another one.
by realisticspeakers
August 19th, 2019, 12:07 pm
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: Cats, anyone?
Replies: 34
Views: 8838

Re: Cats, anyone?

OK I played with that for far too long and now I have fur all over me.
But gosh, I feel wonderful.
by realisticspeakers
August 15th, 2019, 6:15 pm
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO]The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume I by Alexander Wheelock Thayer - icequeen
Replies: 121
Views: 3693

Re: [SOLO]The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume I by Alexander Wheelock Thayer - icequeen

KevinS wrote:
August 15th, 2019, 11:58 am
Good call. You can always show off and use the voiced bilabial non-sibilant fricative.

PL OK!
I know what you said.
by realisticspeakers
August 15th, 2019, 11:49 am
Forum: Going Solo
Topic: [SOLO]The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume I by Alexander Wheelock Thayer - icequeen
Replies: 121
Views: 3693

Re: [SOLO]The Life of Ludwig van Beethoven, Volume I by Alexander Wheelock Thayer - icequeen

You know, it may come from the Latin 'vice.' He---Ludwig--- was serving as a designated replacement. That doesn't help with the English pronunciation, though. Nothing can help my pronunciation. They are at 7:58 and 8:08. I see you marked it as PL OK, but I'm going to correct those two later on toda...