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Forum: Other topics 04-20-2011, 08:39 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 14,925
Posted By Isadora
:) I'm begging horse owners for manure for the...

:) I'm begging horse owners for manure for the garden, so don't worry about a couple of cats.
Forum: Other topics 04-15-2011, 01:53 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 7,011
Posted By Isadora
:) After a conversation like that I would...

:) After a conversation like that I would likely excuse myself to go to the ladies room and never be seen again by the prospective date.

Someone else wrote that women are alone by choice - I...
Forum: Other topics 04-10-2011, 01:12 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 14,925
Posted By Isadora
What did you feed them? Mine never get to be...

What did you feed them? Mine never get to be taller than my waistline and have few tomatoes.
Forum: Life after FIRE 04-08-2011, 06:04 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,586
Posted By Isadora
:) Unfortunately, yes - gray hair is dead and...

:) Unfortunately, yes - gray hair is dead and does not absorb color as do the "live" neighbors and I read one of you colors once every THREE months??? :) Try root touch up every two weeks. With...
Forum: Life after FIRE 04-07-2011, 04:45 AM
Replies: 122
Views: 8,586
Posted By Isadora
:) Had nothing to do with my age - was barely 18...

:) Had nothing to do with my age - was barely 18 at the time Viva Las Vegas was made. I loved Elvis, and Ann Margret was dancing with him...sooo, hair color and dancing lesson. :) Never went to...
Forum: Young Dreamers 04-07-2011, 03:29 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,050
Posted By Isadora
:) There is a saying in Hungarian that roughly...

:) There is a saying in Hungarian that roughly translates to: If I keep my mouth shut, my head won't hurt.

I bet, by now you too are wondering what possessed you to be so quick in having to...
Forum: Other topics 04-07-2011, 03:20 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 7,011
Posted By Isadora
:) You are a marketing genius! I bet you no...

:) You are a marketing genius! I bet you no longer have a problem asking anyone out on a date, after reading this, women will be asking YOU out! Clever.

Say, can you come out to play? :)
Forum: Other topics 03-29-2011, 06:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,112
Posted By Isadora
I use it to re-string my custom jewelry, sew up...

I use it to re-string my custom jewelry, sew up leather bags...basically anything you want securely attached to whatever. :)
Forum: FIRE and Money 03-29-2011, 01:37 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 7,624
Posted By Isadora
See, that is simply something I can't comprehend....

See, that is simply something I can't comprehend. The mining equipment, the danger to the miners...how can it be less expensive than wind farms. At least the US government (as well as Germany)...
Forum: Life after FIRE 03-29-2011, 01:29 AM
Replies: 19,090
Views: 1,351,949
Posted By Isadora
The same way that working at home is not for...

The same way that working at home is not for everyone, neither is living alone. It worked out well for me, although by now I'm so used to only the cats and myself in the house, that I could not...
Forum: Life after FIRE 03-28-2011, 02:25 AM
Replies: 19,090
Views: 1,351,949
Posted By Isadora
Weather was great last week and so I did as much...

Weather was great last week and so I did as much as I physically could outdoors, clearing off the waste from the winter and burning most of it. Saturday did some more pruning and stained the terrace...
Forum: Other topics 03-28-2011, 12:22 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,404
Posted By Isadora
It is difficult for people to admit they are...

It is difficult for people to admit they are wrong, imagine a company where there are so many to blame who would need to apologize. :)
Forum: Other topics 03-25-2011, 12:39 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 6,015
Posted By Isadora
:) about 10 years ago my date made me feel old...

:) about 10 years ago my date made me feel old (but I still prefer younger men) when getting ready to go to the DC mall to hear Judy Collins I was very excited and he innocently stopped and asked...
Forum: FIRE and Money 03-25-2011, 12:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,513
Posted By Isadora
Basically what we did now is transfer the title...

Basically what we did now is transfer the title entirely to my brother's name. The rest of the figuring was simply done on a handshake - I've also foregone a chunk of the cash in favor of my brother...
Forum: Travel Information 03-25-2011, 11:23 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 6,437
Posted By Isadora
I've heard it said that there is no such thing as...

I've heard it said that there is no such thing as "too rich" or "too skinny"
For me, I don't believe there is such thing as a house too big for me. I once house sat for friends with a mansion that...
Forum: Travel Information 03-25-2011, 11:19 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 6,437
Posted By Isadora
:) You are doing what I did after 40 years when...

:) You are doing what I did after 40 years when I returned to Hungary. Enjoy even the tedious details - it makes you feel able.
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 03-25-2011, 11:00 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,934
Posted By Isadora
:) I would think you want to be friendly with...

:) I would think you want to be friendly with the dentist not the office manager. In any case wait until the work is done before giving any kind of lessons...but then, it is just the coward talking...
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 03-25-2011, 10:57 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,934
Posted By Isadora
$2000 for a root canal and crown????? Try $600 in...

$2000 for a root canal and crown????? Try $600 in Budapest. My dentist is great and she now accepts the fact that I need lots of Novocain. :) Initially, she wanted to try on my crown without it....
Forum: Health and Early Retirement 03-25-2011, 10:50 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 3,880
Posted By Isadora
Is it really anti-social when you are at a place...

Is it really anti-social when you are at a place designated for a task that is not exactly something we crave to do, but recognize the benefits. Not to mention the fact that you NEED to pay...
Forum: FIRE and Money 03-25-2011, 10:41 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 7,624
Posted By Isadora
The sweet days when we moved to Texas in 1972 and...

The sweet days when we moved to Texas in 1972 and gasoline was 21 CENTS per gallon. I buy it by the liter now but $2/liter? Ouch, that's close to $8 per gallon. More than innocence was lost so many...
Forum: FIRE and Money 03-24-2011, 05:07 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,513
Posted By Isadora
P.S. another point that may have been mistaken. ...

P.S. another point that may have been mistaken. I am not interested in him selling the house, but rather that he does not lose the house. I'm comfortable getting my share whenever in the future he...
Forum: FIRE and Money 03-24-2011, 05:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,513
Posted By Isadora
Thank you all for you consideration and advice. ...

Thank you all for you consideration and advice. There is no easy way out of this and surely I understand we are not alone in this predicament.

In case I was not clear, as indicated by a remark...
Forum: Other topics 03-20-2011, 02:58 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,110
Posted By Isadora
Too many good ones to choose from

but the 60s - 70s for the most part.

Billy Joel is on top of my list but who could forget the charm and talent of Bobby Darin?

Aretha, Joan Baez, Joni Mitchell, Grace Slick and yes, I love...
Forum: FIRE and Money 03-20-2011, 02:42 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 11,796
Posted By Isadora
Know what you mean...

Before leaving the US I lived in VA and commuted to DC. Bus, metro or gas and parking - either way is very costly.

Simply can't feel sorry for someone making 250K, however, I don't begrudge them...
Forum: Other topics 03-20-2011, 02:29 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,871
Posted By Isadora
Sorry, sorry - you said California, I'm still...

Sorry, sorry - you said California, I'm still thinking of the Japanese events.
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