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Now I know what Ben Gunn meant...

Postby Heliograph on Wed Oct 12, 2011 12:57 pm

http://www.youtube.com/embed/sZm6Imy9Bco

...when he said, "Many's the night I dreamt of toasted cheese."
--Ben Gunn, Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island.

Context is everything.
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Re: Now I know what Ben Gunn meant...

Postby Heliograph on Thu Mar 08, 2012 12:27 am

What's the first letter in the pirate alphabet?

'R
What's the last letter in the pirate alphabet?

'R

What's the middle letter in the pirate alphabet?





'D





Har, har, har, 'R, 'D, 'R

Okay, maybe you had to be there.
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Re: Now I know what Ben Gunn meant...

Postby Heliograph on Sun Jun 03, 2012 4:14 pm

Why are pirates called "pirates?"

Because they arrrrh.
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Re: Now I know what Ben Gunn meant...

Postby Tank04 on Sun Jun 03, 2012 5:24 pm

Why are pirates called "pirates?"

Because they arrrrh


Yar, tis true............
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Re: Now I know what Ben Gunn meant...

Postby Heliograph on Wed Jun 26, 2013 6:49 pm

It is always useful to have a few thoughtful quotes are your fingertips. This one should be in your vestpocket next to your Derringer at cocktail parties:

“You can’t always just say ‘aarrr’ at the end of a sentence and think that makes everything all right.” - The Pirates! Band of Misfits
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