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Tue Apr 15

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PipneyJane replied to the Imp This Ride board. 2:49 AM

Re: Signs of splitting up

That's right, it just MIGHT be the same pillow!

Ya see, that's the thing. There are times when I'm all "oh, my wife is wonderful and amazing (which is true) and she never ages (also true, she ONCE AGAIN was mistaken by someone for
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PipneyJane posted to the Imp This Ride board. 2:40 AM

Today's Dilbert

Imp

I saw this and thought immediately of you: http://dilbert.com/strips/comic/2014-04-15/

Enjoy!

Pam

Mon Apr 14

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PipneyJane replied to the Imp This Ride board. 10:25 AM

Re: Signs of splitting up

*- OK, well not really the SAME pillow, unless it magically teleports thousands of miles from your place to ours and back.


Given the time difference, it is perfectly possible for you and I to share a pillow (assuming [more]

Sat Apr 12

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PipneyJane replied to the Imp This Ride board. 2:22 PM

Re: Signs of splitting up

Oh P., you had me worried for a minute!

Sorry. Fights over who is sleeping on my pillow* not withstanding, we're still going strong.

- Pam




* A couple of years ago, when my neck was playing up, I [more]

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PipneyJane replied to the Imp This Ride board. 1:49 PM

Re: Update on me

hey know it blows and they know they missed the mark and they know we (the department as a whole) are really busting our butts to pull this off, and are very appreciative.

I have recommended they bring me food offerings instead of
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PipneyJane replied to the Imp This Ride board. 1:13 PM

Re: Signs of splitting up

9. What are the negative behavior patterns that can predict divorce?...
Criticism: stating one’s complaints as a defect in one’s partner’s personality, i.e., giving the partner negative trait attributions. Example: “You always talk about
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Wed Apr 9

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PipneyJane replied to the Imp This Ride board. 8:28 AM

Re: Signs of splitting up

What was astonishing about Gottman's research was that all of the above were better predictors than infidelity.


As Minxie said, you can't work through someone constantly belittling you. It goes through three stages:- [more]

Tue Apr 8

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PipneyJane replied to the Imp This Ride board. 9:00 AM

Re: Signs of splitting up

PS: My tips for a happy relationship:

- Don't cheat on your partner.
- Don't steal someone-else's partner.
- Don't settle for a relationship with someone because having somebody is better than nobody.
- They have to be your [more]

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PipneyJane posted to the Imp This Ride board. 8:52 AM

Signs of splitting up

Eudaimon6's post got me thinking... It would be a rare occurance that his colleague didn't have a clue that her marriage was rocky before she found out about the affair.

We all have friends who, when they split up with their partners, the [more]

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PipneyJane replied to the Imp This Ride board. 8:28 AM

Re: asking for a friend

Coworker found out her husband is having an affair.


The only advice I'd give is to sit and listen and say "uh huh" a few dozen times without committing yourself to one opinion or another.

While it is probable [more]

Tue Mar 25

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PipneyJane replied to the Imp This Ride board. 3:33 AM

Re: Thoughts: random; ancient and modern.

Wow! Thank you for finding it, Hunzi.

I feel the same way about the Fools here - We're the same, we're totally different. Polar opposite politics at times and it matters not a whit. And even those I have never met, I refer to as my [more]

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PipneyJane replied to the Imp This Ride board. 3:29 AM

Re: TW wants to be homeschooled...

...we had him tested this weekend by a Licensed Educational Psychologist who specializes in gifted students and he really needs more. We are discussing a whole-grade acceleration now; I'll keep you all posted on how that goes. I am optimistic that [more]

Mon Mar 24

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PipneyJane posted to the Imp This Ride board. 1:36 PM

Thoughts: random; ancient and modern.

14 years ago, I joined the Motley Fool, bought a couple of the books, and signed up for a couple of the newsletters. A few months later, I found the discussion boards, thanks mainly to a newsletter citing a post by Hunzi, in which she talked about [more]

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PipneyJane replied to the Imp This Ride board. 9:44 AM

Re: TW wants to be homeschooled...

Not to pile on, but some of the challenge for him to master might be "how to deal with it when I Must Complete Something That Is Utterly and Mind-Numbingly Ridiculous, Then Must Sit Still While Others Do Same".

I'm looking at
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PipneyJane replied to the Imp This Ride board. 9:08 AM

Re: TW wants to be homeschooled...

We have talked a number of times about boredom and how school is just going to be boring at this point as he already knows what they are teaching. He has accepted it as a fact of life but...being bored sometimes is much different than being bored [more]

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PipneyJane replied to the Imp This Ride board. 8:29 AM

Re: Things

I have a couple of spare bedrooms :)

There isn't much to do around here except the beach, but the beach is very nice.


Thank you for the offer. I may take you up on it at some point.

BTW, you'd be very welcome at [more]

Wed Mar 19

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PipneyJane replied to the Imp This Ride board. 11:06 AM

Re: Things

Can you believe that was nearly 10 years ago!!!

I really miss the Knit and Stitch show. There just isn't anything like that in this area. I'd probably have to drive to Atlanta or New Orleans. Good idea for a road trip, but I don't have
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Tue Mar 18

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PipneyJane replied to the Imp This Ride board. 4:17 AM

Re: Things

Hi Pam!!!!!!

impolite


Hi Imp!

< waves >

God knows where time is going. I can't even blog regularly at present. Somehow, when I least expected it, I acquired a high-powered career. I love 90% of it - [more]

Mon Mar 17

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PipneyJane replied to the Imp This Ride board. 10:28 AM

Re: Things


Holy crap I'm getting old.


Holy crap! Me too. I remember when you were just dating.

Also, Holy Crap! I don't know how to feel about the fact that I can remember facts about one of my imaginary friends love lives from
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Fri Feb 7

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PipneyJane replied to the Imp This Ride board. 1:25 PM

Re: Today

Imp

I am sorry about your grandfather. That it was expected, helps with the pain and the grieving process right now. Later on, you'll miss him at odd, painful moments, when the grief will take you completely by surprise.

(((((((Imp [more]

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