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    • CommentTimeApr 20th 2013
    Hola, Toronto Whitechapel!

    Drinks! Next Friday or Saturday! High Park area, accessible to the subway, in a private residence, well-appointed and hospitable. Special Guest/Hostess - Mah Ladyfriend!

    Who's in? Sound off!
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    I'm in. Want me to bring anything?
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    • CommentTimeApr 20th 2013
    YER WIFE! (No, seriously, there was talk that Non-Nerd Company would be welcome. And Mrs Greasmonkey is among the finest humans I know.)
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    I'll bring my better half if she feels up to it - she doesn't socialise a lot.
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    I'm pretty sure I can make either Fri or Sat.
    Will confirm in a day or 2.
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    • CommentTimeApr 21st 2013
    How's Saturday? 7:30? I'll send ya the address (it's High Park area).

    M'sieur Lucien has rsvp'd as well. Grease? Saturday o.k.?
    • CommentTimeApr 21st 2013
    awww maaaaaaaaan

    I get in at 1am Saturday and leave 5pm Saturday. Like, for serious.
    • CommentTimeApr 21st 2013 edited
    Fine with me. You have my email if you want to send me the details.

    (Disappointed you can't make it, Allana, haven't drunk with you in ages!)
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    I'm in.
    Send me the details when you can.
    Let me know if there is anything I can bring.
    • CommentTimeApr 23rd 2013
    I'll try to make it, though I won't be drinking (tomorrow I start taking a medication that I can't have alcohol with) and it's the last full week at my office, so I may be there cleaning up, but I WILL TRY DAMN IT.
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    • CommentTimeApr 24th 2013
    @Peter - EXCELLENT, SIR! Bring your wife. All your drinking needs shall be met. There will be food and fine conversation.
    @oldhat - I hope you're okay, I hope you attend. Bring your camera if you do!

    My Ladyfriend (our fine host) is excited and has been preparing! Smoking will largely be outdoors, the kitchen has been readied, supplies have been seen to, last-minute on-the-day plans have been crafted. (She is a Planner. She is more organized than anyone I've ever met.) There will be food and drink aplenty and hopefully comic books.
    • CommentTimeApr 26th 2013
    It looks like I'll be able to attend. I may be late and a little sweaty from moving the office, but it looks like I can attend.

    WARNING: I will be sober, chainsmoking, and grumbling a lot.

    THE NICE KIND OF WARNING: I'll bring a bottle of something nice for the Ladyfriend host.
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    • CommentTimeApr 27th 2013

    I'm fairly certain everyone's aware of where and when, provisions have been acquired (with more on the way - fresh bread, pastries, various sundries, maybe more booze do wehave enough booze? I think we have enough booze get more booze anyway) and away we go, 'round about half-seven. It's 21C so someone will have some sort of photographic device and perhaps pictures will be posted by those far more technical than I. Oh and it's set to be a lovely spring day, the first in a dog's age and I think the moon is still full as a spotlight. So we're good. Can't wait to see y'all, y'all.

    @allana - wish you were here, darlin'. Next time, next time.
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    • CommentTimeApr 28th 2013
    WELL, THAT WAS FUN! Good times, had by all! Whitechapel Prevails! Clean-up was a snap this morning, fed a blue jay left-over pistachos, there was certainly enough food and booze, absolutely zero fist-fights (that I recall, anyway) .... EVERYONE SEEMED TO HAVE A GOOD TIME. Which is how we roll, yo. CAN'T WAIT TO DO IT AGAIN!!!
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    Zero fist fights, but boy did I get raked over the coals at one point
    (for jokingly suggesting my life would be easier if my wife was stupid...for the record, she was in attendance and she is brilliant)

    Memo to everyone: the woman who puts up with Hex is not to be trifled with. She will verbally kick the crap outta you. TRUST ME.

    And yes, a fun time was had. :)

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