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The Best of The Week

I decided to join E2 once again, after a long 16-18year break.
Firstly,
I like to use () a lot, instead of ; or : or -
I use ()s to express sidenotes and information that is not directly relevant to the main point, though reading over the below I feel that I could introduce the point with the stuff inside the ()s.

Been reading E2 at work (given the mute colours of the site, I can read without drawing too much attention from people in the open space office) and decided that I could possibly contribute.

After creating an account, I realised that even non writers can get writer's block, though I guess that's quite natural, us mere humans are much less interesting than troubled writers' souls.
First thing I wanted to add to is everything is everything, however, I realised that I can't even explain my view properly to my partner, let alone E2 strangers (or, friends I haven't met yet, as my local church sign so presumptuously states).
I feel that all the booze has finally…

"Marked or distinguished by a mark (′) called a prime mark."
--Webster 1913

The prime mark looks very much like an apostrophe, but it is a separate symbol, leaning a bit towards the right, as in the the French accent aigu (but doesn't lean quite so far). The Unicode character is (U+2032), and the HTML is (′) or (′). To make things a bit more confusing, outside of the USA the prime mark is sometimes called the 'dash', but…

Unplugged
Tuned in
Nestled next to you
The world on pause

Warm and safe
Reset
Recharge
Your brilliant smile
When the evening
Becomes night

Warm and safe
Midnight laughter
Delightful tension
Building for someday

Warm and safe
Relaxed morning
Well past dawn
Good food
More laughter
Leaving with smiles
Lazy day continues

Warm and safe
Blissful afterglow

News for Noders

January 1: Gregorian New Year.

January 16: National Nothing Day.

January 24: Happy Birthday Silverai_me!

January 26: Happy Birthday Segnbora-t!


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December 1: Iron Noder has ended, and the initial results are in!

December 10: Happy Hanukkah!

December 12: Happy birthday to horacetheclown!

December 23: Happy birthday to Nemosyn!

December 25: Merry Christmas!


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November 1: The IRON NODER CHALLENGE starts today and runs through December 1. It's never too late to sign up, and all writeups get rewards. /msg mauler if you'd like to participate!

November 1: Happy Birthday Zephronias!

November 5: Bonfire Night in the UK.

November 11: Veterans Day in the US.

November 27: Happy Birthday Estelore!

November 26: Thanksgiving in the US.

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October 1: Please join us in celebrating Send More Paramedics: The 2020 Halloween Horrorquest.

October 17: Happy Birthday gnarl!

October 31: Something spooky will probably happen today. It usually does.



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September 7: С днём рождения, Stasik!

September 16: Feliz cumpleaños Ancientsnow!

September 18: Happy birthday Stuart!

September 25: Happy birthday Templeton!

September 26: Stanislav Petrov Day.

September 27: Happy birthday Uberbanana!


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