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Apr. 15th, 2004 | 05:05 am
mood: sicksick


Had a nice, hot bath.
Cleaned my room some.
K stopped by and chatted briefly. She said she'll be coming around more often now that so many of her peeps live here!
Took a nap.
Hung out on the playground with Jay and Wonko.
Another nap.
Watched movie 'Pleasantville.'1
Sinus headache.
Took some Excedrin, with apologies in advance to my liver. In fact I'd like to thank all my body's organs and parts for their continuing efforts in fighting off this invader. Go team!
Gathered all my psychic energy and used tremendous powers of focus and concentration to pay my car insurance bill online. (Also useful in this endeavor was money (income tax refund)).

I have made myself some tea and am trying to take care.
I have eaten some food.
The tea is mostly peppermint. Menthol to the sinuses good.
I am feeling human again.
I have had another cup of the tea.
I've gone from 'help!, oh bother' to 'wish everybody a Very Happy Thursday' over the course of drinking it. Much better.
Time for some more sleep I think.


[1] I liked it. It was a mindfuck but the pacing was slow and deliberate, even slower than the 50's sitcoms it was parodying and commenting on. Reminded me of Negativland. Hah! I didn't catch the irony of that until I typed it.

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from: anonymous
date: Apr. 15th, 2004 08:03 am (UTC)

BECAUSE I KNOW YOU LIKE YOUR CHICKENS SUBSERVIENT . . . . (http://www.subservientchicken.com/)

you . . . chicken oppressor.


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Subservient Chicken

from: renaissance_wmn
date: Apr. 16th, 2004 04:58 pm (UTC)

Ohmigosh! That was so funny!

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from: kai_
date: Apr. 15th, 2004 09:21 am (UTC)

Indeed, I also enjoyed Pleasantville for many of the same reasons. Very subversive.

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if you are interested and are feeling better....

from: fulguritus
date: Apr. 15th, 2004 02:57 pm (UTC)

We are starting up the spirituality discussion group again!

This monday evening, 7pm.
Bean and !Bob's place!
map: http://bean.plasmator.net/mapimage.jpg

Topic: our beginnings
Come prepared to talk about (or listen to) the things that have shaped your spirituality. Consider your roots through your current practices. No need to write a paper or anything, we are gonna sit around, drink tea and chat.

You can bring something to drink or snack on if you want to, i'll have the tea brewing.

You are loved~
Bean and !Bob

we shall not cease from exploration and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.
- T.S. Eliot


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Triple Entendre

Re: if you are interested and are feeling better....

from: triple_entendre
date: Apr. 19th, 2004 05:27 am (UTC)

Yes! I want to attend. I'm feeling a lot better. Not all the way better, but a lot better.

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Re: if you are interested and are feeling better....

from: fulguritus
date: Apr. 19th, 2004 10:01 am (UTC)

see you tonight then~

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