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Old 07-16-2005, 10:02 PM   #61
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side note: I think IKEA should have emergency exits for men who hate shopping....that place is huge, seemingly never-ending and you can't seem to go back on yourself without getting pushed along with your fellow shoppers. If you go past something you like, grab it quick or forget about it!
That's entirely your mistake for shopping at IKEA on a weekend. If it is a weekend then any and every IKEA store is practically guaranteed to be packed. Tues-Wed are usually the best days if you want to skip the crowds.

Although there are (sort of) secret shortcuts that can take you back or let you cut ahead of the main flow if you want. It's just hard to spot them when you're getting pushed along with the masses.
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Old 07-17-2005, 05:38 AM   #67
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That's entirely your mistake for shopping at IKEA on a weekend. If it is a weekend then any and every IKEA store is practically guaranteed to be packed. Tues-Wed are usually the best days if you want to skip the crowds.

Although there are (sort of) secret shortcuts that can take you back or let you cut ahead of the main flow if you want. It's just hard to spot them when you're getting pushed along with the masses.



You're tellin' me it's worse at the weekend!? boy! i went on a Friday. I did manage to suss out those 'shortcuts' and managed also to grab what I came for. Judging by the hysteria and excitement at the checkouts, I reckon that most people go just for the Swedish meatballs.

Talking of Swedish meatballs, I wonder if Merc has met Lemonboy yet!
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Hi Ewen!

Were they supposed to meet this weekend?
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hello

oh, i'm not sure if it's this weekend, it's definately soon though.

how did the speed-dating night go for you and your friend?
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It was fun but that event I would not do again. He agreed...
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that's something not been done in the Octagon bar before...speed dating. or maybe it has?

glad you had a fun night, sounds a bit different from the usual. i've always thought about going to bingo for something away from the norm. i can imagine Pax laughing at the sight of me playing bingo!
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Bingo is not so bad. Maybe you could bring your knitting needles with you and sew?

I kid!
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there's an idea. i could knit some socks.
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I can see it now, Ewen conducting the bingo proceedings with his knitting needles.

I decided to go back to bed. Here I am now. Wheee. lol
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