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Scarbo
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Post by Scarbo » January 10th, 2021, 2:57 pm

ColleenMc wrote:
January 10th, 2021, 2:37 pm
Me: (spends an hour looking up pronunciations of Czech and Hungarian words and names and writing down phonetic spellings for a history chapter.)

Me: (Sets up recording, gets mike just right, reads intro, adjusts mike, adjusts ipad with text, adjusts ipad holder for perfect angle.)

Me: (Takes a deep breath and reads three words of the first sentence.)

Neighbor: I SHALL BLOW ALL THE LEAVES!

Me: (Sighs, cusses, stops recorder, edits out cusses, saves file, goes off to do something else.)

Colleen
I commiserate! This is too real!

SonOfTheExiles
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Post by SonOfTheExiles » January 10th, 2021, 11:00 pm

ColleenMc wrote:
January 10th, 2021, 2:37 pm
Me: (spends an hour looking up pronunciations of Czech and Hungarian words...

Colleen
So you can have készpénz or the Czech, huh?

Chris
"Sorry, my tongue got in the way of my eye-tooth, and I couldn't see what I was saying..."
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ColleenMc
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Post by ColleenMc » January 11th, 2021, 9:31 am

SonOfTheExiles wrote:
January 10th, 2021, 11:00 pm
ColleenMc wrote:
January 10th, 2021, 2:37 pm
Me: (spends an hour looking up pronunciations of Czech and Hungarian words...

Colleen
So you can have készpénz or the Czech, huh?

Chris
I felt a whooosh go over my head...
Colleen McMahon

No matter where you go, there you are. -- Buckaroo Banzai

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