Search:

Type: Posts; User: Mark3142

Page 1 of 12 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Thread: Inked?

    by Mark3142
    Replies
    86
    Views
    2,306

    No tats here. Had a training Sgt when i joined...

    No tats here. Had a training Sgt when i joined the Army in the late 80's. He was a bit plump and had the word EMPTY tattoed on his stomach, but it was all stretched and faded and looked awful. And...
  2. Replies
    46
    Views
    1,030

    Poll: I'm right handed, cigar in right, drink is right...

    I'm right handed, cigar in right, drink is right but very rarely drink, watch is left because that is what we told to do when I joined the Army. Shooting right handed, phone use is left handed
    ...
  3. Replies
    688
    Views
    13,488

    Used to be quite in The Mentalist but for some...

    Used to be quite in The Mentalist but for some reason we caught an episode of Castle. Same style or programme, typical US trash but it fills a bit of time, plus the lead copper is quite cute
  4. Replies
    22
    Views
    41,369

    Quick update, Still not exchanged!!! Beginning to...

    Quick update, Still not exchanged!!! Beginning to wonder if it's worth it
  5. Thread: pm request

    by Mark3142
    Replies
    14
    Views
    959

    Deano I had PM's and then lost them. Is there...

    Deano

    I had PM's and then lost them. Is there a different set of criteria I need to meet to have them reinstated?
  6. Replies
    22
    Views
    41,369

    I would love to get a room. It's just taking so...

    I would love to get a room. It's just taking so much longer than I thought it would. When we last purchased a house, (8 yrs ago) it went through without a hitch, and took 12 weeks. This time, there...
  7. Replies
    22
    Views
    41,369

    10 days later and we're still no further forward....

    10 days later and we're still no further forward. People buying into the chain are first time buyers and their solicitors are pants. They seem to be dodging calls from everyone, even their own...
  8. Replies
    22
    Views
    41,369

    Deano Hope your move went smoother than ours is...

    Deano Hope your move went smoother than ours is going. 15 weeks in from offer being accepted and someone lower down the chain is still awaiting a mortgage offer to be issued. Frustrating doesn't come...
  9. Replies
    32
    Views
    962

    I went down this route a couple of years ago....

    I went down this route a couple of years ago. Tried a few capsule coffees and decided that they weren't for us. Spoke to a good mate who had a decent coffee maker. Cost just shy of 400. The next...
  10. Replies
    9
    Views
    237

    I used to use the oasis style blocks to keep the...

    I used to use the oasis style blocks to keep the humidity correct, turned to Boveda and it's like a new lease of life for me. No more daily checking the humidity, now it's weekly or even longer....
  11. Thread: PM Request

    by Mark3142
    Replies
    4
    Views
    492

    Same here, been busy over the last couple of...

    Same here, been busy over the last couple of months trying to buy a house and I neglected the forum. So hopefully will now have more time to visit here and participate
  12. Thread: To Hot

    by Mark3142
    Replies
    23
    Views
    673

    Perhaps it's just me then. I've been places that...

    Perhaps it's just me then. I've been places that are 60 deg C and it's less bothersome than the heat here in the UK. Perhaps I need to just grit my teeth and get on with it. Like someone said, it'll...
  13. Thread: To Hot

    by Mark3142
    Replies
    23
    Views
    673

    To Hot

    Is it just me? I keep meaning to go for a smoke but the weather this week means I just can't find the enthusiasm to go sit in the garden for 1-2hrs with a cigar.
    What is everyone else doing to get...
  14. I wish I could afford a complete box to have this...

    I wish I could afford a complete box to have this issue. So I tend to let all of you lot remove them from the box and sell me 3's or 5's. No issue for me then
  15. Replies
    688
    Views
    13,488

    Cheers, waiting for the final parts of scandal to...

    Cheers, waiting for the final parts of scandal to air. So will give that a look in the mean time
  16. Replies
    688
    Views
    13,488

    Quantico, Homeland, Billions all done. Currently...

    Quantico, Homeland, Billions all done. Currently coming to the end of Scandal. Need to find another box set now or I'll have to talk to the wife
  17. Replies
    36
    Views
    762

    I don't smoke in my house or car so it's sat in...

    I don't smoke in my house or car so it's sat in the garden in summer or walking the dog. A churchill is my preferred smaoks. Lasts about 1 1/2 -2hrs depending on my mood and if I'm with anyone.
  18. Thread: Freebies

    by Mark3142
    Replies
    9
    Views
    259

    If you order anything from several offroad...

    If you order anything from several offroad companys, you recieve bags of BUZZ sweets. Owned by the same family. Feels like I've spent to much on my other hobbies now
  19. Replies
    42
    Views
    597

    May the storm strike you down. Oreos are the food...

    May the storm strike you down. Oreos are the food of the devil. Hideous biscuits.
  20. Thread: Making Time

    by Mark3142
    Replies
    31
    Views
    762

    Well I ended up sort of making time. Well the...

    Well I ended up sort of making time. Well the wife made the time for me. She decided we were going to walk the dogs. We were qall set to go and then surprisingly she asked why I wasn't having a smoke...
  21. Thread: Making Time

    by Mark3142
    Replies
    31
    Views
    762

    We don't have nurses. I work for a charity which...

    We don't have nurses. I work for a charity which supports ex and using druggies. So needles are a daily hazard. Hence me always buying new gloves as soon as they say they are lost. The young lady in...
  22. Thread: Making Time

    by Mark3142
    Replies
    31
    Views
    762

    Simon I've been the H&S bloke for the charity...

    Simon
    I've been the H&S bloke for the charity for 18 months now. This particular building has had 3 pairs of needlestick gloves purchased by me in that time. Each time they say we've lost them I...
  23. Thread: Making Time

    by Mark3142
    Replies
    31
    Views
    762

    Well today was supposed to be a day off. But.... ...

    Well today was supposed to be a day off. But.... as I'm the H&S co-ord for a charity I get called in today. One of the staff has managed to get a needlestick injury, so I get to go in and conduct...
  24. Thread: Making Time

    by Mark3142
    Replies
    31
    Views
    762

    How ironic, my last post has me promoted to 3...

    How ironic, my last post has me promoted to 3 cigar status. As I've not smoked in a couple of months now, so the extra cigar on my status amused me.:849:
  25. Thread: Making Time

    by Mark3142
    Replies
    31
    Views
    762

    Thanks for the wise words. I have a day off...

    Thanks for the wise words. I have a day off tomorrow so will be home alone. I think I'll make time tomorrow and try a smaller cigar to try and get my mojo back.
Results 1 to 25 of 284
Page 1 of 12 1 2 3 4