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Happy Birthday gabrielbranbury!

Postby cooran » Tue Aug 11, 2009 10:29 am

Hello gabrielb,

A little bird told me (on the Other List) that it is your birthday today! Hope it is a great one!


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Postby retrofuturist » Tue Aug 11, 2009 10:49 am

Greetings Gabe,

Happy birthday and thanks for being here!

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Re: Happy Birthday gabrielbranbury!

Postby Cittasanto » Tue Aug 11, 2009 11:55 am

Happy Birthday
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Postby genkaku » Tue Aug 11, 2009 12:03 pm

Go for it!

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Postby David N. Snyder » Tue Aug 11, 2009 1:13 pm

HAPPY BIRTHDAY!!!

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Re: Happy Birthday gabrielbranbury!

Postby Prasadachitta » Tue Aug 11, 2009 1:46 pm

Aww!

Thank you all.

That feels like kindness to me.

How wonderful.

:group:

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Postby Aloka » Tue Aug 11, 2009 7:20 pm

Happy Birthday ! :smile:

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Re: Happy Birthday gabrielbranbury!

Postby Ben » Wed Aug 12, 2009 2:01 am

Hi Gabe

I hope you're having a great time on your special day!
Cheers

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Re: Happy Birthday gabrielbranbury!

Postby Prasadachitta » Wed Aug 12, 2009 4:57 am

Hi All,

My 34th Birthday is coming to an end. Its about 10:00 and I will be going to bed soon. My Partner gave me a wonderful massage, bought me breakfast and made me and a freind of mine dinner.

Now for another year.... Hopefully.

Good night and

Thanks Again


Gabe
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