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Forum: Monthly AMC Book Discussions Apr 21 2008, 12:12 PM
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Posted By Milander
Re: The Ship Who Sang 1

In the book Anne writes about an organization set up to defend the rights of shell people, Helga (the ship brain) even gets upset over the interference from said organization.

As to whether people...
Forum: Crystal Singer and Brainships Apr 21 2008, 08:11 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,601
Posted By Milander
Re: Would you want to be a shellperson?

Hmmm, - akin to death - I'm not sure that being a shell person is a form of death, rather just another form of existence. Anne in her books alludes to the idea that a shell person lives longer than a...
Forum: Café Archives Apr 21 2008, 05:20 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,006
Posted By Milander
Re: Questions about Europe

Good advice:

1) learn a few words, even being able to say please and thank you is enough to get you a smile.

2) use your common sense

3) expect to be disappointed - not being negative at all...
Forum: Café Archives Apr 21 2008, 05:06 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,599
Posted By Milander
Re: This is a bit silly, but I'm really excited

Very happy for you, got my first a few years back and it is LOVELY to be able to work everywhere you want to. Morning blogging in the kitchen with a cuppa tea and a few biscuists is the business.
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Forum: Crystal Singer and Brainships Apr 21 2008, 04:41 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,601
Posted By Milander
Re: Would you want to be a shellperson?

Occured to me just now as I was checking back on the threads, we had a question for discussion while I was at college:

"Which would you rather, physically healthy with a mental handicap or...
Forum: Café Archives Jul 4 2007, 06:31 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 6,224
Posted By Milander
Re: Has Anyone Got ....

I'D suggest you start saving it.... hosepipe bans in 3 weeks LOL
Forum: Café Archives Jul 4 2007, 06:24 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,126
Posted By Milander
Re: How many Englishes?

There is no 'English language', ther is just English. Let me explain, the American pronuncuation derives from the English they took with them in the late 18th century as does the Australian accent...
Forum: Café Archives Jul 4 2007, 05:57 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,499
Posted By Milander
Re: Question for skilled cooks

oops... hehehehe, must learn not to confuse join date with post date ... someone kick me :))))))
Forum: Café Archives Jul 4 2007, 05:54 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,499
Posted By Milander
Re: Question for skilled cooks

Hans, you are confusing paprika the spice with peppers, a common mistake. In English pepper can mean the spice (black or white) and the plants (yelow, green, red, pimento etc etc). Paprika the spice...
Forum: Crystal Singer and Brainships Jul 4 2007, 05:23 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,601
Posted By Milander
Re: Not fair

making me feel old here, bought the dinosuar series when they first came out :((
Forum: Crystal Singer and Brainships Jul 4 2007, 05:22 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 9,581
Posted By Milander
Re: What color is radiant fluid??

I've always imagined it as an orange, fading to red colour.....
Forum: Café Archives Apr 30 2007, 08:18 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 4,087
Posted By Milander
Re: I Finally Finished...

Congratulations, as another writer (unpublished - I'm crap) well done. For a bit of advice I'd suggest you get on a P2P site and get people to download and read it. There is no quicker way to get...
Forum: Crystal Singer and Brainships Apr 30 2007, 08:13 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 9,601
Posted By Milander
Re: Would you want to be a shellperson?

To my mind this is a kind of 'no brainer' question.. sorry, cheryl. I know Anne mentions in the books that the psych shock is something that an adult cannot endure, but assuming for one moment that...
Forum: Crystal Singer and Brainships Apr 30 2007, 08:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,674
Posted By Milander
Re: What kind of animals should Ballybran have?

Given the conditions described in the books, I'd have to guess at reptilian/lizardish life forms. However, as the planet has extensive aquatic areas you'd would also have to see or envision a more...
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