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    Admiral of Fugues Contratrombone64's Avatar
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    The serpent must surely have been the idea behind the s-bend in plumbing? eh? LOL

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    Quote Originally Posted by Contratrombone64 View Post
    Commodore - does that mean I can make people walk the plank??
    Aye, Matey ... aarrrrr

    Quote Originally Posted by Contratrombone64 View Post
    The serpent must surely have been the idea behind the s-bend in plumbing? eh? LOL
    Or something used to inhale tobacco ... My dad sorta had a pipe that looked similar to this ... lol ...
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    Krummhorn,

    That must have been one funky tobacco pipe your dad had.

    Here's a website with mp3 clips for the serpent:

    http://www.yeodoug.com/articles/serpent/serpent.html

    Cheers,

    Corno Dolce
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    Corno - fascinating article, thanks for sharing. The thought of a therpent and a thtring quartet ith mind boggling.

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    Yeth, ith pothitively diabolical...
    *If a man wants God to hear his prayer quickly, then before he prays for anything else, even his own soul, when he stands and stretches out his hands towards God, he must pray with all his heart for his enemies. Through this action God will hear everything that he asks* -Abba Zeno-

    *Protagoras: "Truth is subjective. What is true for you, and what is true for me, is true for me. Your opinion is true by virtue of its being your opinion."

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    Quote Originally Posted by Contratrombone64 View Post
    Commodore - does that mean I can make people walk the plank??
    Contra, I'm a Commodore and I'm honored to be one instead of my computer.
    judy tooley

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    Judy you're honored to be what instead of your computer?? I don't understand ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Contratrombone64 View Post
    Judy you're honored to be what instead of your computer?? I don't understand ...
    I hope you're not to young to remember the commodore 64 and the vic 20?
    These toys were computers that used basic built during 1979-82. I still
    have one but I don't have anything to hook it up to.
    judy tooley

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