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Old Jan 14 2005, 02:09 AM   #1
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I'm sure you'll agree with me, that Cheryl is wonderful. Let's remind her by listing them, specifically, the 101 ones that strike us first, one at a time.

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1) She made each of us a special place for special people -- A Meeting of Minds!
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Old Jan 14 2005, 07:37 AM   #2
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2) she lets us all have our own jazzy avatars and sets them up for us

2a) a lickle personal one-she sorted out my log-in when I accidently changed my email wrong!
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3) She made my avatar much nicer and non-pixillated!
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4) She allowed custom avatars for all members!
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Old Jan 14 2005, 05:35 PM   #5
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5 She came up with some great Titles!
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6) she has great input on all of the discussions
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9. She listens to our suggestions seriously.



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Old Jan 15 2005, 01:54 AM   #8
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Because Tresa forgot them:

7) Her concern is with making the board a better place for all of us.

8) She's willing to make personal avatars, if we ask nicely enough, like she did mine froma friend's picture.
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Old Jan 15 2005, 01:47 PM   #9
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4) She allowed custom avatars for all members!
I've said that! same to Gyle!!!
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Old Jan 15 2005, 05:17 PM   #10
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I guess, then, from the continued emphasis, that the avatars are a major theme. There's no harm in emphasis by repetition, eh?

Mybe, then, I should say that --

She displays a warmth and affection for even the shyest of posters.
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Old Jan 15 2005, 06:33 PM   #11
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9 SHe's found some really way out news stories for us to comment (And so has Ghyle)
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Hey! I may have got confused about what number we were on between watching tv and trying to get my ISP to cooperate, but it was still number 9! So, we count AnnMarie's as 10, and I'll do 11...

She is willing to put up with nuts. <G>



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Old Jan 16 2005, 01:33 AM   #13
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12 She makes sense out of our mad ramblings
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Old Jan 16 2005, 01:55 AM   #14
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13) Hers is a heart that dispels even our dreariest days with her warmth and good humour.
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14 Just because she's Cheryl!
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15. Without her, there'd be one less fun place to post.



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Old Jan 17 2005, 06:34 AM   #17
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good one Tresa...
She made the board look nice!
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Thanks, Edith

17. She does a good job even though she has her job and family too.
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Old Jan 17 2005, 06:59 PM   #19
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18..She made US into a family of sorts!
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Old Jan 17 2005, 07:10 PM   #20
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19) she gave us a place we could ramble to our hearts content about nowt in particular!


hey p'raps we should type this up nicely, print on fancy paper to give her as a thankyou?
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A nice idea, Edith...assuming she hasn't already read everything.

20. She gets involved in some threads instead of staying aloof.



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21. She puts her time into the board without every complaining that I know of.
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22) She's always been friendly, and if not friendly professional (though I'm unable to think of when she hasn't been friendly).

23) She encourages us to our best by example.

24) Because she isn't a raving fangirl who thinks she's better than anyone else.

25) Because she's modest enough to be blushing over this list.
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26) Because she allows us to make this list!
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i dont know if we've had this one...

27) shse chooses fun post titles for us!
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And I add my THANK YOU!!! for her time as well,and brings
Fans all together from all over the World.
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Old Jan 28 2005, 01:52 AM   #27
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29) for making the post titles special where she can, and making them more responsive to our unique characters and capabilities;

30) for daring to dream;

31) for knowing well enough not to call this A Meeting of Monkeys;

32) for putting up with my sh*t at times;

33) for not putting up with sh*t at others;

34) for emphasising the discussions on the books, whilst allowing us the freedom to mingle in other forums;

35) for giving us the chance to celebrate birthdays, with greetings and poems as we see fit
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36) for being herself

37) for letting us be ourselves
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thirty eight-guess where i am
She does all this stuff despite being busy. eg her latest innovation in announcements!
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39 For continually looking for ways to improve the site!
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40) She loves Anne
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41) she encourages others to read (I can imagine her spending lots of time reading to her offspring)
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42) *ahem*

Whenever I'm feeling quite fine,
and I'm in the mood to write a line
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sweet Cheryl allows me to post them up here.
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43) She reads the rubbish we type
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44) she hasn't stopped us writing this list yet!
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45) She's modest -- she probably doesn't realise that there are at least 101 reasons for liking her, but we're proving that there are.

46) And the best one of those reasons is because she just is: she is herself and no other.
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47) She knows a lot about Pern

48) She is willing to share her knowledge
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49) And in sharing her knowledge she is not the "I know more than you, you little oik" type as well!

50) She makes me feel I am her equal when I am not.

51) She makes me feel better about myself, because she accepts me for who I am.

52) She doesn't know the punchline to the joke about the parrot and the two prostitutes.
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WE'RE more than 1/2 way through.

53) she has her "Triad" of websites which are great-and have all those excerpts etc!
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54) She looks after us!
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