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Forum: General Chat 27-07-2021, 01:31 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 1,454
Posted By Tachyon
I quite agree. Filthy things I would never use.

I quite agree. Filthy things I would never use.
Forum: General Chat 26-07-2021, 06:24 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 1,588
Posted By Tachyon
Some of us are fairly extensive peninsulas...

Some of us are fairly extensive peninsulas though, so to speak.

The best bit about Lockdowns was not being allowed to sit next to people on public transport - couple that with my ever-present...
Forum: General Chat 26-07-2021, 01:51 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 1,588
Posted By Tachyon
You haven't met the neighbour who lived in the...

You haven't met the neighbour who lived in the flat downstairs when I moved here in 2004. I saw he looked a bit distressed one day and, naive as I was in those days, I asked if he was ok. I was...
Forum: General Chat 26-07-2021, 04:37 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 598
Posted By Tachyon
Who are you to say "not everyone does"? They...

Who are you to say "not everyone does"? They don't need your approval. They may have what looks like an empty backpack because they may be planning to put some shopping in it later on due to problems...
Forum: General Chat 26-07-2021, 03:28 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 1,588
Posted By Tachyon
Wearing earbuds or headphones is a good way to...

Wearing earbuds or headphones is a good way to avoid conversations. You don't even need to be listening to anything, because people just assume you are anyway.
Forum: General Chat 25-07-2021, 10:10 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 1,588
Posted By Tachyon
The trouble is some people just want to deliver a...

The trouble is some people just want to deliver a monologue to you, whereas I consider a "talk" to be an agreeable exchange of pleasantries. I'm not their friend nor am I a paid therapist who is...
Forum: General Chat 25-07-2021, 09:56 PM
Replies: 126
Views: 1,588
Posted By Tachyon
People like him are why I never bother with my...

People like him are why I never bother with my neighbours. I haven't time or inclination to listen to a stranger's problems.
Forum: General Chat 25-07-2021, 09:48 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 598
Posted By Tachyon
Carrying my insulin pens and blood glucose kit,...

Carrying my insulin pens and blood glucose kit, nitro spray and sometimes an inhaler, phone charger and phone battery packs, bottle of water, a couple of snacks in case blood sugar drops too low,...
Forum: General Chat 25-07-2021, 06:49 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 598
Posted By Tachyon
I do. I've used one for years for things such as...

I do. I've used one for years for things such as carrying a coat if it is threatening to rain, a baseball hat if the sun is too strong, sticking a few items of shopping in it, carrying headphones,...
Forum: General Chat 25-07-2021, 08:57 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 801
Posted By Tachyon
I, too, have enjoyed the solitude, to be honest. ...

I, too, have enjoyed the solitude, to be honest. I saw people in my bubble, of course and simply video-called the rest of my family and friends. I have zero interest in my neighbours so I had no...
Forum: General Chat 20-07-2021, 08:27 PM
Replies: 190
Views: 1,944
Posted By Tachyon
Too much hassle, plus I can't imagine how ghastly...

Too much hassle, plus I can't imagine how ghastly it would be to clean it...
Forum: General Chat 17-07-2021, 07:06 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 199
Posted By Tachyon
I hide from the sun, heat and glare every day.

I hide from the sun, heat and glare every day.
Forum: General Chat 14-07-2021, 05:47 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 496
Posted By Tachyon
My hobbit toes are best left covered. :D

My hobbit toes are best left covered. :D
Forum: TV & Film 13-07-2021, 11:58 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 445
Posted By Tachyon
Too chick-flick for me, but I've probably missed...

Too chick-flick for me, but I've probably missed some good stuff over the years with that attitude, lol.
Forum: General Chat 07-07-2021, 01:07 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 621
Posted By Tachyon
Last time I moaned in a supermarket my partner...

Last time I moaned in a supermarket my partner and I were told to put our clothes back and leave. We got banned, too, and she wan't best pleased!
Forum: General Chat 05-07-2021, 10:55 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 551
Posted By Tachyon
Ditto. Why would I care to listen about ordinary...

Ditto. Why would I care to listen about ordinary people who I don't know and never will know.
Forum: General Chat 05-07-2021, 07:59 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 1,811
Posted By Tachyon
This is true, but I'm pretty confident...

This is true, but I'm pretty confident mask-wearers will be in the minority after July 19th. Time will tell.
Forum: General Chat 04-07-2021, 10:19 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 1,811
Posted By Tachyon
I've noticed that too. 🙂

I've noticed that too. 🙂
Forum: General Chat 04-07-2021, 09:44 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 1,811
Posted By Tachyon
I respect those people who wish to wear one, but...

I respect those people who wish to wear one, but if public transport is packed I'll be sitting right next to them. I won't be wearing a mask, and in all likelihood the people sitting in front of...
Forum: General Chat 04-07-2021, 09:38 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,079
Posted By Tachyon
I'm with you. I see no point in doing this...

I'm with you. I see no point in doing this whatsoever.
Forum: General Chat 04-07-2021, 09:37 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 410
Posted By Tachyon
If you are going abroad from the UK you'll need...

If you are going abroad from the UK you'll need the Covid Passport. Inside the UK it serves no practical purpose after the 19th. I've never had one and I'm not bothering to get one.
Forum: General Chat 04-07-2021, 09:35 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 410
Posted By Tachyon
There was talk of forgeries that people were...

There was talk of forgeries that people were buying online.
Forum: General Chat 04-07-2021, 02:43 PM
Replies: 88
Views: 1,079
Posted By Tachyon
Depends who's asking me. If it was a scruffy,...

Depends who's asking me. If it was a scruffy, semi-feral chav who looks like they're drunk or on drugs, not a chance. Under normal circumstances there are too many of these guys in town centres,...
Forum: General Chat 04-07-2021, 02:40 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 410
Posted By Tachyon
I use Patient Access, which has been out for...

I use Patient Access, which has been out for years, to order prescriptions, appointments, etc. I have no use for a Covid Passport though.
Forum: General Chat 04-07-2021, 02:37 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 1,811
Posted By Tachyon
You might have a point, but I think Humanity as a...

You might have a point, but I think Humanity as a whole is sick to death of masks, lockdowns, travel restrictions and badly damaged economies. There will be people who will still take what...
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