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Old Jul 9 2008, 10:18 AM   #1
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Hey, everyone! Been a few weeks. I'm hopelessly behind on all things internet-related. I've been cleaning up the house (AND WALKING FREE! Woo!), entertaining visiting company, and attending CONvergence 08, which was basically the most awesome thing ever.

Anyway. A while ago, I decided that it was high time I got some Pern goodies, and I contacted a woman I know hatches some pretty ones. I told her what I wanted and, well--a fire lizard was ready to come home with me from CONvergence. She'd hatched earlier than expected, and Kyril (of http://www.kyrilscavern.com) had her ready to take home on the first day of the convention!

Here she is:


For more of her poses and homecoming shots, check out this wee gallery: http://www.facebook.com/album.php?ai...16&id=40108441

I still haven't named her yet, but I'm having a blast with her. She's a pretty big girl, which is appropriate for a gold. I am so utterly happy with her. She has to be told several times a day how pretty she is, so I encourage you to satisfy her.

Squee!
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Old Jul 9 2008, 10:24 AM   #2
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Very lovely, and a gorgeous fire lizard! I have a blue around here someplace from my very first Dragon*Con. What are the eyes made of? I can't "see" into the Facebook site.
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Old Jul 9 2008, 11:18 AM   #3
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That...is so....cool...

And she does indeed look like a very pretty queen. Be sure to give her my compliments.
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Old Jul 9 2008, 12:13 PM   #4
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Priscilla - That's odd! I put up the public link. Try again, maybe? Until then, here's a shot of her eyes:



I chose the clear ones I knew that Kyril has because they change color in the light, and they are just about any color ever. Perfect for Pern! Kyril was very accomodating with the eyes; usually she uses black thread to give them an adorable slit pupil, but she used clear thread on this one at my request. It's also not apparent from the pictures, but the parts of her that aren't shiny gold are SPARKLY! She really explodes when she hits the light!

How about a picture of your blue? I'd love to see him!

Sjslack - You've got it. She likes you now. She hasn't gotten used to compliments yet (she just expects them), so everyone who compliments her is her favorite person.

I really love this artist. Consider getting a firelizard from her if you ever do, or any dragon color. She's very nice and her work is excellent. For me, well, I picked her because she was the perfect balance between cuddliness and price. I didn't want one that was too stiff or too plushy, and I wanted something affordable. Which this SO is.
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Old Jul 9 2008, 12:47 PM   #5
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That link worked fine, now. I'm not sure what I was doing wrong before. It is indeed a lovely one! I'm not sure if I have a picture of my little blue all by itself. I think the only picture I have is with someone else at Dragon*Con. I'll have a look.
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Do show me if/when you find a picture! I'm pretty fire lizard crazed.
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Oh, she's lovely!
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Old Jul 9 2008, 02:18 PM   #8
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Oh, how lovely!! What a darling firelizard.
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Old Jul 9 2008, 02:26 PM   #9
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Very cool, she looks great!
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Old Jul 9 2008, 02:49 PM   #10
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She's such a beautiful little firelizard!

The captions for the photos on facebook were endearing. =)
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Thank you, all of you!

Shadhahvar - I tried. Thanks. Tee hee. *fangirl*
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Old Jul 9 2008, 03:48 PM   #12
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Dragonity...she is a lovely Queen Firelizad...and you two should enjoy a very happy life together now.

P.S. Her maker is a very talented person...especially listening so carefully to what you wanted your Dragon to look like.
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WOW just the queen's different poses. Wish I had a gold firelizard
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Maelin - Isn't she great? The artist is so terribly kind, truly! I'm looking forward to getting little friends for my gold too.

Nina - Then you should get one! Kyril has, uh, plentiful hatchings (yes, that's it). Ask for a custom or see what she's got in stock (she just finished with a convention so I know she has a ton). All of Kyril's dragons have a wire frame so you can pose them, which makes them really good for sitting on shoulders!
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Ohhhhhhh........ She is sooooooooo beautiful!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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What a beautiful little darling! May you enjoy many a year with her on your shoulder.
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She is a beauty! I love the idea of the eye with all the different colors. Great job! Enjoy her! As if you couldn't!
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Your fire lizards are very nice. I have two. But not way to get images, right now no film or camra (sp), hard to type with one had half a sleep, Right now they are siting on a shelf in our new/old hutch about 100 years old or so. I think they are watching was going on at our place

Your wee image were great. I stoped by and added it to my photo section. I think your gold may think you bed is a patch of sand. Just the right place for sleeping.
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she's so pretty. I made a firelizard, though I don't have pictures, he's not really Pern-ish and he's just a brown
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Thank you all!

GinnyStar - She just might! At any rate, she seems to find it more comfy than sand--and warmer, now that there's a human in it every night!

Myt - Come now, there's no such thing as "just" a brown! I want to have a brown myself. Do take pictures!
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I want to hug her tenderly and pat her little head. God, that's a darling little plushie.

Please pass our praise to Kyril, Draconity. She has a gift and it comes through in this little treasure.
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A perfect guard for your bed . . . as long as she doesn't hog all the pillows . . . unless this beauty has a bed on your bed . . .at least she doesn't snore like the 3 I have (1 hubby and 2 Pugs)
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A perfect guard for your bed . . . as long as she doesn't hog all the pillows . . . unless this beauty has a bed on your bed . . .at least she doesn't snore like the 3 I have (1 hubby and 2 Pugs)

Or a cat, sometime Dan get both of them
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ooh - lovely!! me wanty a green one someday
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Last night I had two of them are on top of the desk. I moved them back to our huch before I when to bed. I tried scaning one you can see some of one but it will take a bit to get them both so you can see them.
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Ooh, GinnyStar, neat! I'd be glad to see them!
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What a beautiful lady! She looks so nice curled up ready for a nap. And the eyes are fantastic.
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GinnyStar - She just might! At any rate, she seems to find it more comfy than sand--and warmer, now that there's a human in it every night!

Myt - Come now, there's no such thing as "just" a brown! I want to have a brown myself. Do take pictures!
Well, to be honest it's maroonish and orange, but it's made from a suede feel material
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Hi. All sorry I had logoff fast , a Thunderstorm pop up here. With the internet contection not hot, (my boyfriend not hot with them and the computer, so am I). It had turned into not a good day to use the computer. If you would like to see what happen when I tried scanning via our new scanner I can uplink the image to here. I call him Ruth from the The White Dragon etc. The other is green and named Path, I know that they are not Anne's dragons but they are my fire lizard/dragon friends.
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Here you go! I call it Sleeping on Scanner Bed. It what happen when try to scan a 3-D image (not have any other thing to take the image with. It not quite what I had in mind but its what I call an idea that just pop as you are reading something !
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Brighid - Thanks! I'm so in love with her. Sometimes I just have her sit on my shoulder while I'm at the computer. She's so comfortable!

Myt - Pictures! :P I bet he's great.

GinnyStar - Oh dear, I see what you mean about problems with the computer! Still, if you ever manage to get a better picture, I'd love to see those too. From what I can see in that picture, they're very pretty!
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Thank you. I hope to do beter. I would have say Oh dear to that one To me its a bit of :ras:bery to me. But what do I know.
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