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    Default Anyone need a couple of days to fill?


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    You know i wud if i cud !
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    I shudder to think what 153 individual, unique, rubber stamps would cost......

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    Not small caches either, all regulars at a quick look.

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    Quote Originally Posted by scooby scrappy and mp View Post
    You know i wud if i cud !
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    M, how would we stop Deego taking a photo every 5 seconds :lol:

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    Tony, you missed two - there are 155 of them...! And all of them published yesterday, and all the ones I've looked at were published by Carol - Alba15 - she must have had quite a day of it...! :socool:
    ​​Do not go gentle into that good night.
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    OK, I can't count

    Not that far from me, though I don't think the dog would appreciate being dragged around there in this weather.

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    Blimey, all within 25m of home and not one notification EMail - methinks I don't have letterbox hybrids enabled

    I think I've just found out what to do with my forthcoming week's holiday!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jaz666 View Post
    Blimey, all within 25m of home and not one notification EMail - methinks I don't have letterbox hybrids enabled

    I think I've just found out what to do with my forthcoming week's holiday!
    Seems to be a problem with emails from Groundspeak...
    Lots of questions around the forums about PQ's and notifications (cache finds, TB moves etc) not being recieved.
    I have a Geocaching problem...
    Work gets in the way!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bill D (wwh) View Post
    Tony, you missed two - there are 155 of them...! And all of them published yesterday, and all the ones I've looked at were published by Carol - Alba15 - she must have had quite a day of it...! :socool:
    Yes she made a sterling effort unlike the person who reviewed this one

    http://www.geocaching.com/seek/cache...c-9df44ad45d7a

    Sorry dave could'nt resist !

    i like the logging requirement of saving the better logs for a few caches, we always struggle with just how to handle the logs on these power trails

    nb my notifiactions are a day late

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    Being the owner of a trail I really don't mind someone doing them all and just putting one proper log at the end.

    What does (mongers reminds himself to be polite) irritate is when people go and do one cache and all they can do is TFTC not even bothering to type the words. Like i say if you have done a few of a series fair enough do a short log for most even TFTC but then a little longer log at least to tell people about your experience of the series even if it is not a good experience.

    Ok, fair enough the cache may not be great and i have once used that where I really thought it was far politer than what i was thinking.

    At the end of the day most caches are placed at someone's time and expense (even the not nice ones).

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mongoose39uk View Post
    Being the owner of a trail I really don't mind someone doing them all and just putting one proper log at the end.

    What does (mongers reminds himself to be polite) irritate is when people go and do one cache and all they can do is TFTC not even bothering to type the words. Like i say if you have done a few of a series fair enough do a short log for most even TFTC but then a little longer log at least to tell people about your experience of the series even if it is not a good experience.

    Ok, fair enough the cache may not be great and i have once used that where I really thought it was far politer than what i was thinking.

    At the end of the day most caches are placed at someone's time and expense (even the not nice ones).
    Agreed, and perhaps we're a bit too British about it by being polite, so we get what we deserve.
    Although I know what the reaction would be from some if you even logged something as polite as "not my type of cache".
    There's a phrase you can use which is supposed to indicate that the cache is rubbish without actually saying so, but I forget what it is.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Happy Humphrey View Post
    Agreed, and perhaps we're a bit too British about it by being polite, so we get what we deserve.
    Although I know what the reaction would be from some if you even logged something as polite as "not my type of cache".
    There's a phrase you can use which is supposed to indicate that the cache is rubbish without actually saying so, but I forget what it is.
    No, I can't remember that phrase either, but I rather think it might be French. Any ideas, anyone?
    ​​Do not go gentle into that good night.
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    I cannot remember what it was in French but.......



    "The long sobs of the dead clams wound my heart with a monotonous languor as they dance at midnight"


    OK a quick search gave me
    "Les longs sanglots des palourdes mortes blessent mon coeur avec un languor monotone pendant qu'ils dansent minuit" which is apparently normally abbreviated to DPM
    Last edited by Mongoose39uk; 2nd February 2009 at 02:47 PM.

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    Excellent: can't wait to use it. Anyone know of a handy rubbish cache (bearing in mind there are none on the IOM )?.

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