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#2131612 - 08/12/13 09:01 AM Re: It's another improvisation I'm afraid [Re: wr]
Michael Sayers Offline
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Originally Posted By: wr
Which is like saying there's nothing wrong with the duration, because, after all, people have spent years in a persistent vegetative state.

(And just to make sure people don't get it wrong - the comparison I am making is to OC, and not to FSO's improv)


Is it being suggested that O.C. is only for being listened to by vegetarians? wink

M.

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#2131619 - 08/12/13 09:11 AM Re: It's another improvisation I'm afraid [Re: FSO]
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Of course! Vegetarians listen to the best moosic.......oh shush, you loved it laugh
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#2131675 - 08/12/13 10:51 AM Re: It's another improvisation I'm afraid [Re: FSO]
Michael Sayers Offline
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Originally Posted By: FSO
Of course! Vegetarians listen to the best moosic.......oh shush, you loved it laugh


I am sorry that I can't properly reply at the moment, I must get on with a possibly stultifying Palak Paneer grin

M.

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#2131688 - 08/12/13 11:11 AM Re: It's another improvisation I'm afraid [Re: FSO]
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Apologies curry no favours and have a propensity for making happy faces saag...
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#2156552 - 09/24/13 12:04 AM Re: It's another improvisation I'm afraid [Re: FSO]
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FSO: some advice: "Brevity is the soul of wit". Shakespeare.

I can't read any of your long posts. Get to the point!

The improv itself was interesting, not my style but a good effort. I don't know if you played all that in 1 sitting, but if so it might have set some kind of record.

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#2156746 - 09/24/13 09:58 AM Re: It's another improvisation I'm afraid [Re: The Wind]
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...and Shakespeare's catalogue is large wink The crystal clear vase may be the most beautiful and the horrid brown waters the most disgusting....but you can hide nothing in a vase spare the clearest water; anything less betrays you...and I'd rather give a genuine surprise for those willing to wade anyway laugh Thank you; if it *was* a record...well then, um, very good...? It's good to try and remember there's something for all us non-musicians to be getting on with ha
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#2156752 - 09/24/13 10:11 AM Re: It's another improvisation I'm afraid [Re: The Wind]
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Originally Posted By: The Wind
FSO: some advice: "Brevity is the soul of wit". Shakespeare.

I can't read any of your long posts. Get to the point![...]


Points, The Wind. Points... FSO's points are multifaceted, layered and nuanced. She plumbs the soul of wit. Seek the points and ye shall find them. smile
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#2157102 - 09/24/13 09:31 PM Re: It's another improvisation I'm afraid [Re: FSO]
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Honestly I can barely read a run on sentence that never ends. I sure would like to hear you talk FSO! you probably ramble on incoherently.

And I have no idea what you are trying to say. Having lived in London, UK I can attest than indeed some Brits are just a bit kooky.

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#2157154 - 09/24/13 11:24 PM Re: It's another improvisation I'm afraid [Re: The Wind]
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Sorry, FSO. It seemed like a good idea at the time to offer a supporting statement, but I seem to have poured gasoline on the fire. Now, I wish I had a fire extinguisher. frown
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#2157155 - 09/24/13 11:27 PM Re: It's another improvisation I'm afraid [Re: FSO]
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I am the fire extinguisher.

Many hate FSO's posting style, and many love it. It's useless to argue about it anymore because we know it's not going to change.

End of story.
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#2157231 - 09/25/13 03:29 AM Re: It's another improvisation I'm afraid [Re: FSO]
FSO Offline
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That's okay CinnyBubble; the effort was sweet and, besides, a flame that burns brightly illuminates the dark and keeps the monsters at bay (though, of course, it *will* attract moths)...."I am the fire extinguisher".....this, alone, is the most avant-garde thing I've read in some time.... laugh
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#2157242 - 09/25/13 04:33 AM Re: It's another improvisation I'm afraid [Re: FSO]
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maybe FSO and Gyro should get together and talk. they'd be a perfect match! Wonder where he went btw.

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#2160905 - 10/02/13 04:11 PM Re: It's another improvisation I'm afraid [Re: FSO]
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Of fire extinguishers and moths... what a delightful segue to one of my favorites from childhood...

The Lesson of the Moth
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