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  2. NigelJ
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    WHATS YOUR WEATHER LIKE 2020

    Beautiful morning here and the sun is suppose to stay with us all day.:yahoo: Just done 2 machine loads of washing and am off to hang it all out to dry. High of 10C.
    Beautiful morning here and the sun is suppose to stay with us all day.:yahoo: Just done 2 machine loads of washing and am off to hang it all out to dry. High of 10C.
    Beautiful morning here and the sun is suppose to stay with us all day.:yahoo: Just done 2 machine loads of washing and am off to hang it all out to dry. High of 10C.
    Beautiful morning here and the sun is suppose to stay with us all day.:yahoo: Just done 2 machine loads of washing and am off to hang it all out to dry. High of 10C.
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  3. GCHQ
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    Your Day (apart from gardening) - what took place?

    I had EPA's (the predecessor of LPA) for my parents. They certainly helped a lot and when my father died I was able to access everything immediately and get probate through on his will in just...
    I had EPA's (the predecessor of LPA) for my parents. They certainly helped a lot and when my father died I was able to access everything immediately and get probate through on his will in just two weeks. My mother asked me to take over managing everything and the EPA made it extremely easy. :blue thumb:
    I had EPA's (the predecessor of LPA) for my parents. They certainly helped a lot and when my father died I was able to access everything immediately and get probate through on his will in just two weeks. My mother asked me to take over managing...
    I had EPA's (the predecessor of LPA) for my parents. They certainly helped a lot and when my father died I was able to access everything immediately and get probate through on his will in just...
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  4. Jiffy
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    LATEST MOAN FROM YOU AND ME 2020

    It seems as though your bureaucracy is even worse than ours! :rolleyespink: I wish you all the best with resolving the matter. :grphg:
    It seems as though your bureaucracy is even worse than ours! :rolleyespink: I wish you all the best with resolving the matter. :grphg:
    It seems as though your bureaucracy is even worse than ours! :rolleyespink: I wish you all the best with resolving the matter. :grphg:
    It seems as though your bureaucracy is even worse than ours! :rolleyespink: I wish you all the best with resolving the matter. :grphg:
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  5. wiseowl
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    Brexit -am I stupid or what

    Let`s be fair, the labour party does what they are told by the unions.
    Let`s be fair, the labour party does what they are told by the unions.
    Let`s be fair, the labour party does what they are told by the unions.
    Let`s be fair, the labour party does what they are told by the unions.
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  6. Logan
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    programmes to watch

    TONIGHT on BBC 2 at 9pm
    TONIGHT on BBC 2 at 9pm
    TONIGHT on BBC 2 at 9pm
    TONIGHT on BBC 2 at 9pm
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  7. Jenny namaste
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    Informative x 3

    Electricity Charges Exorbitant 2019

    Just been on the Brit Gas site, they say they are welcoming customers from Breeze Energy.Apparently Breeze Energy have "gone up the swanny" and the customers have been passed on to british gas...
    Just been on the Brit Gas site, they say they are welcoming customers from Breeze Energy.Apparently Breeze Energy have "gone up the swanny" and the customers have been passed on to british gas by Ofgem. Far too many tin pot energy companies around for my liking.:biggrin:
    Just been on the Brit Gas site, they say they are welcoming customers from Breeze Energy.Apparently Breeze Energy have "gone up the swanny" and the customers have been passed on to british gas by Ofgem. Far too many tin pot energy companies...
    Just been on the Brit Gas site, they say they are welcoming customers from Breeze Energy.Apparently Breeze Energy have "gone up the swanny" and the customers have been passed on to british gas...
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  8. wiseowl
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    Happy Birthday Jenny namaste

    Thank you both.... Jenny
    Thank you both.... Jenny
    Thank you both.... Jenny
    Thank you both.... Jenny
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  9. wiseowl
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    Happy Birthday JWK & @ Strongy

    Happy birthday to both of you. :cheers::birthday:
    Happy birthday to both of you. :cheers::birthday:
    Happy birthday to both of you. :cheers::birthday:
    Happy birthday to both of you. :cheers::birthday:
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  10. wiseowl
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    The Kindness of other People

    Went shopping and was given some cards at the check out, we don't collect cards so we left them on the window sill on the way out (we did ask check out lady to pass on to someone else but she...
    Went shopping and was given some cards at the check out, we don't collect cards so we left them on the window sill on the way out (we did ask check out lady to pass on to someone else but she couldn't, so we said we leave them somewhere :)) we soon got two lady's following us :th scifD36: (as they herd us...
    Went shopping and was given some cards at the check out, we don't collect cards so we left them on the window sill on the way out (we did ask check out lady to pass on to someone else but she couldn't, so we said we leave them somewhere :)) we soon...
    Went shopping and was given some cards at the check out, we don't collect cards so we left them on the window sill on the way out (we did ask check out lady to pass on to someone else but she...
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  11. ARMANDII
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    ARMANDII'S LAST AMBLE FOR A WHILE

    @clanless not to worry He's Back and Ambling again!
    @clanless not to worry He's Back and Ambling again!
    @clanless not to worry He's Back and Ambling again!
    @clanless not to worry He's Back and Ambling again!
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  12. Marley Farley
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    NEW PHOTO COMP..,

    We have a new photo comp that is for all.. Join in here.! :spinning:30 DAY PHOTO CHALLENGE..! (JUNE)
    We have a new photo comp that is for all.. Join in here.! :spinning:30 DAY PHOTO CHALLENGE..! (JUNE)
    We have a new photo comp that is for all.. Join in here.! :spinning:30 DAY PHOTO CHALLENGE..! (JUNE)
    We have a new photo comp that is for all.. Join in here.! :spinning:30 DAY PHOTO CHALLENGE..! (JUNE)
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  13. Verdun
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    Any news about ARMANDII?

    Adding my prayers too. Hope all is well.
    Adding my prayers too. Hope all is well.
    Adding my prayers too. Hope all is well.
    Adding my prayers too. Hope all is well.
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  14. Fat Controller
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    Every day is a bonus, and today..........

    Had a dental check up yesterday. Got a gold star and a modest fee of £21.50. "OOOh - what lovely pale pink gums you have said my Dentist . Well, a compliment like that is a bonus....
    Had a dental check up yesterday. Got a gold star and a modest fee of £21.50. "OOOh - what lovely pale pink gums you have said my Dentist . Well, a compliment like that is a bonus....
    Had a dental check up yesterday. Got a gold star and a modest fee of £21.50. "OOOh - what lovely pale pink gums you have said my Dentist . Well, a compliment like that is a bonus....
    Had a dental check up yesterday. Got a gold star and a modest fee of £21.50. "OOOh - what lovely pale pink gums you have said my Dentist . Well, a compliment like that is a bonus....
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  15. Fat Controller
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    A note to all of our friends from the Admin Team

    In recent days, you will almost certainly have noticed that there has been some disruption here on Gardeners Corner, and whilst we cannot disclose the finer details, we think that it is very...
    In recent days, you will almost certainly have noticed that there has been some disruption here on Gardeners Corner, and whilst we cannot disclose the finer details, we think that it is very important to try and offer you some sort of explanation, and reassurance as to what our stance is...
    In recent days, you will almost certainly have noticed that there has been some disruption here on Gardeners Corner, and whilst we cannot disclose the finer details, we think that it is very important to try and offer you some sort of...
    In recent days, you will almost certainly have noticed that there has been some disruption here on Gardeners Corner, and whilst we cannot disclose the finer details, we think that it is very...
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  16. Fat Controller
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    The supermarket savings thread (2018)

    £1.19 for a loaf of bread :yikes::yikes::yikes:Those loaves would be around 12p or 13p each when reduced at the end of day to 90% off, each spilt into about 3 or 4 and frozen. Sometimes they go down to 99% off...
    £1.19 for a loaf of bread :yikes::yikes::yikes:Those loaves would be around 12p or 13p each when reduced at the end of day to 90% off, each spilt into about 3 or 4 and frozen. Sometimes they go down to 99% off and are sold for pennies when they have lots of bakery products left unsold and put 2 or 3 tall,...
    £1.19 for a loaf of bread :yikes::yikes::yikes:Those loaves would be around 12p or 13p each when reduced at the end of day to 90% off, each spilt into about 3 or 4 and frozen. Sometimes they go down to 99% off and are sold for pennies when they have lots of...
    £1.19 for a loaf of bread :yikes::yikes::yikes:Those loaves would be around 12p or 13p each when reduced at the end of day to 90% off, each spilt into about 3 or 4 and frozen. Sometimes they go down to 99% off...
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  17. Marley Farley
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    Agree x 3

    2018 NEW rules and Protocols please read

    "The Gardeners Corner Admin Team would like to make members aware that the Rules and Protocols of Gardeners Corner have been updated with immediate effect in order to make them fit and conform for...
    "The Gardeners Corner Admin Team would like to make members aware that the Rules and Protocols of Gardeners Corner have been updated with immediate effect in order to make them fit and conform for use in these days of modern Global Social Media. Please note that it is policy for the Admin Team...
    "The Gardeners Corner Admin Team would like to make members aware that the Rules and Protocols of Gardeners Corner have been updated with immediate effect in order to make them fit and conform for use in these days of modern Global Social...
    "The Gardeners Corner Admin Team would like to make members aware that the Rules and Protocols of Gardeners Corner have been updated with immediate effect in order to make them fit and conform for...
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  19. Logan

    Favourite songs from way back when.

    Maureen's biggest hit was 'Like I Do' and reached no 43 in the top 100 of 1963 - although her publicity said it was no 3 for the year, but that was its highest position.She had a good voice,...
    Maureen's biggest hit was 'Like I Do' and reached no 43 in the top 100 of 1963 - although her publicity said it was no 3 for the year, but that was its highest position.She had a good voice, started singing in the late 50's, but her pop career didn't last long.
    Maureen's biggest hit was 'Like I Do' and reached no 43 in the top 100 of 1963 - although her publicity said it was no 3 for the year, but that was its highest position.She had a good voice, started singing in the late 50's, but her pop career...
    Maureen's biggest hit was 'Like I Do' and reached no 43 in the top 100 of 1963 - although her publicity said it was no 3 for the year, but that was its highest position.She had a good voice,...
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  20. roders

    GRETA

    We have two vineyards within 3 miles of us. :blue thumb:
    We have two vineyards within 3 miles of us. :blue thumb:
    We have two vineyards within 3 miles of us. :blue thumb:
    We have two vineyards within 3 miles of us. :blue thumb:
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  21. Loofah

    New kitchen and bathroom

    make sure you put an electric outlet on the side of your island, or two if you can. it really is awesome to sit there with a computer, or mixer to have a plug right on the side.
    make sure you put an electric outlet on the side of your island, or two if you can. it really is awesome to sit there with a computer, or mixer to have a plug right on the side.
    make sure you put an electric outlet on the side of your island, or two if you can. it really is awesome to sit there with a computer, or mixer to have a plug right on the side.
    make sure you put an electric outlet on the side of your island, or two if you can. it really is awesome to sit there with a computer, or mixer to have a plug right on the side.
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  22. Retired

    New boiler?

    They are perfect for heating rooms, but bare builders crack, most definitely too hot :biggrin:
    They are perfect for heating rooms, but bare builders crack, most definitely too hot :biggrin:
    They are perfect for heating rooms, but bare builders crack, most definitely too hot :biggrin:
    They are perfect for heating rooms, but bare builders crack, most definitely too hot :biggrin:
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  23. Logan
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  24. redstar

    Burns Supper.

    Its certainly something I would hope to do again. A year or two back I booked up for a Burns Supper with an overnight stay. Unfortunately the event was cancelled due to poor numbers. To...
    Its certainly something I would hope to do again. A year or two back I booked up for a Burns Supper with an overnight stay. Unfortunately the event was cancelled due to poor numbers. To complicate things now, Burns Night happens to fall on one of my granddaughter's birthday.G.
    Its certainly something I would hope to do again. A year or two back I booked up for a Burns Supper with an overnight stay. Unfortunately the event was cancelled due to poor numbers. To complicate things now, Burns Night happens to fall on one...
    Its certainly something I would hope to do again. A year or two back I booked up for a Burns Supper with an overnight stay. Unfortunately the event was cancelled due to poor numbers. To...
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  25. Mike Allen
    Like x 3

    In the Kitchen

    have that same thing here @shiney , husband not eating beef. so on occasion I get a steak for myself. Make his turkey or pork something. and the veggies and starch are the same for both. As...
    have that same thing here @shiney , husband not eating beef. so on occasion I get a steak for myself. Make his turkey or pork something. and the veggies and starch are the same for both. As tonight have some beef ribs to roast long and slow in the oven for me.
    have that same thing here @shiney , husband not eating beef. so on occasion I get a steak for myself. Make his turkey or pork something. and the veggies and starch are the same for both. As tonight have some beef ribs to roast long and...
    have that same thing here @shiney , husband not eating beef. so on occasion I get a steak for myself. Make his turkey or pork something. and the veggies and starch are the same for both. As...
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  26. shiney
    Like x 5

    27th January Holocaust Memorial Day

    No, apologies needed, Shiney, as a post on this subject cannot never be too long. Unfortunately, as a species we continue, even now, to kill for no other reason than difference in beliefs and...
    No, apologies needed, Shiney, as a post on this subject cannot never be too long. Unfortunately, as a species we continue, even now, to kill for no other reason than difference in beliefs and hatred born of the fear of the those beliefs. People who are capable of such actions and thoughts on...
    No, apologies needed, Shiney, as a post on this subject cannot never be too long. Unfortunately, as a species we continue, even now, to kill for no other reason than difference in beliefs and hatred born of the fear of the those beliefs. ...
    No, apologies needed, Shiney, as a post on this subject cannot never be too long. Unfortunately, as a species we continue, even now, to kill for no other reason than difference in beliefs and...
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  27. wiseowl

    Happy Birthday NigelJ

    Oops, just seen this. Happy belated Birthday :birthday:
    Oops, just seen this. Happy belated Birthday :birthday:
    Oops, just seen this. Happy belated Birthday :birthday:
    Oops, just seen this. Happy belated Birthday :birthday:
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  28. miraflores

    Question

    Well if we become like Norway won't we still be in the EU?Just not involved as such, but bound by all their regulations regarding who we can sell to or buy from? I dont know what kind of deal...
    Well if we become like Norway won't we still be in the EU?Just not involved as such, but bound by all their regulations regarding who we can sell to or buy from? I dont know what kind of deal Norway has with the EU.
    Well if we become like Norway won't we still be in the EU?Just not involved as such, but bound by all their regulations regarding who we can sell to or buy from? I dont know what kind of deal Norway has with the EU.
    Well if we become like Norway won't we still be in the EU?Just not involved as such, but bound by all their regulations regarding who we can sell to or buy from? I dont know what kind of deal...
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  29. clanless
    Agree x 5

    Harry and Meghan

    Ah, I am on the opposite side of that as my taste in the fair sex is exemplary - you only have to ask Mrs C and she will confirm! :heehee:
    Ah, I am on the opposite side of that as my taste in the fair sex is exemplary - you only have to ask Mrs C and she will confirm! :heehee:
    Ah, I am on the opposite side of that as my taste in the fair sex is exemplary - you only have to ask Mrs C and she will confirm! :heehee:
    Ah, I am on the opposite side of that as my taste in the fair sex is exemplary - you only have to ask Mrs C and she will confirm! :heehee:
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  30. strongylodon
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    Holidays

    The oil harvest reminds me of our sugar maple tapping.Interesting. I could do the tapping and boiling and stirring but I believe I would want to be chanting about the toil and trouble.. :)
    The oil harvest reminds me of our sugar maple tapping.Interesting. I could do the tapping and boiling and stirring but I believe I would want to be chanting about the toil and trouble.. :)
    The oil harvest reminds me of our sugar maple tapping.Interesting. I could do the tapping and boiling and stirring but I believe I would want to be chanting about the toil and trouble.. :)
    The oil harvest reminds me of our sugar maple tapping.Interesting. I could do the tapping and boiling and stirring but I believe I would want to be chanting about the toil and trouble.. :)
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  31. shiney
    Like x 3

    Who's Using Mine?

    No because my phone is on Wifi but only in the house, i don't pay to be connected outside.
    No because my phone is on Wifi but only in the house, i don't pay to be connected outside.
    No because my phone is on Wifi but only in the house, i don't pay to be connected outside.
    No because my phone is on Wifi but only in the house, i don't pay to be connected outside.
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  32. pete
    Agree x 3

    Electric cars.

    My older brother and I started young @ARMANDII :heehee:
    My older brother and I started young @ARMANDII :heehee:
    My older brother and I started young @ARMANDII :heehee:
    My older brother and I started young @ARMANDII :heehee:
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  33. Sheal

    Bread making machines

    Always a little excitement here and there when trying to get consistent results. :)
    Always a little excitement here and there when trying to get consistent results. :)
    Always a little excitement here and there when trying to get consistent results. :)
    Always a little excitement here and there when trying to get consistent results. :)
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  34. Retired
    Like x 3

    Are we too busy?

    Hi,Great replies and it's nice to learn others too are like Bron and I enjoying the simple life being mostly unstressed. :)Jiffy you have my sympathies. Our previous house we suffered bad...
    Hi,Great replies and it's nice to learn others too are like Bron and I enjoying the simple life being mostly unstressed. :)Jiffy you have my sympathies. Our previous house we suffered bad neighbours for 11 years before moving here. A couple two doors away were decent enough and we were...
    Hi,Great replies and it's nice to learn others too are like Bron and I enjoying the simple life being mostly unstressed. :)Jiffy you have my sympathies. Our previous house we suffered bad neighbours for 11 years before moving here. A couple two...
    Hi,Great replies and it's nice to learn others too are like Bron and I enjoying the simple life being mostly unstressed. :)Jiffy you have my sympathies. Our previous house we suffered bad...
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  35. pete
    Funny x 4

    Oh no not again.

    Thank you @Mike Allen. :)
    Thank you @Mike Allen. :)
    Thank you @Mike Allen. :)
    Thank you @Mike Allen. :)
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  36. Sheal

    Be wary about abbreviating the year.

    We have had this flagged up at work (NHS) several times recently.
    We have had this flagged up at work (NHS) several times recently.
    We have had this flagged up at work (NHS) several times recently.
    We have had this flagged up at work (NHS) several times recently.
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  37. Loofah
    Like x 14

    The new project

    Check out your library's local history section for Aerofilms oblique aerial images Aerofilms - Wikipedia which are now sometimes also available online.Old postcards are another source of...
    Check out your library's local history section for Aerofilms oblique aerial images Aerofilms - Wikipedia which are now sometimes also available online.Old postcards are another source of information, and we have one showing our house/street in 1901.
    Check out your library's local history section for Aerofilms oblique aerial images Aerofilms - Wikipedia which are now sometimes also available online.Old postcards are another source of information, and we have one showing our house/street in...
    Check out your library's local history section for Aerofilms oblique aerial images Aerofilms - Wikipedia which are now sometimes also available online.Old postcards are another source of...
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  38. Marley Farley
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    WHATS YOUR WEATHER LIKE 2019

    Hi,Thanks Sheal. :dbgrtmb::dbgrtmb::dbgrtmb:WHATS YOUR WEATHER LIKE 2020Over to Nigel. :)Kind regards, Colin.
    Hi,Thanks Sheal. :dbgrtmb::dbgrtmb::dbgrtmb:WHATS YOUR WEATHER LIKE 2020Over to Nigel. :)Kind regards, Colin.
    Hi,Thanks Sheal. :dbgrtmb::dbgrtmb::dbgrtmb:WHATS YOUR WEATHER LIKE 2020Over to Nigel. :)Kind regards, Colin.
    Hi,Thanks Sheal. :dbgrtmb::dbgrtmb::dbgrtmb:WHATS YOUR WEATHER LIKE 2020Over to Nigel. :)Kind regards, Colin.
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