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Author Topic: The Guild of Procrastinators  (Read 3337 times)
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« Reply #75 on: March 26, 2016, 12:43:45 am »

Wow!

That looks to be a very useful thing, and it's completed, and you've delivered it just in time to be of use to us all...

Oh.....

         Get out.

The door's over there... Although,  of course, don't rush towards it in an unseemly manner, we will need a bit of time to tear up your membership card first... well, once we get around to making membership cards, I suppose....

Oh, I haven't actually joined, not officially. I did pick up an application form last year though. I'll make my way out immediately. Oh, there is a bar over there? I might have time for a swift half before I fetch my coat...

Is this necessary? He's leaving when we just about to start the New Year's party!

Ah great! Well, I'll stick around for the party - I've just noticed a copy of War and Peace on the bar, and started leafing through it though. Perhaps I'll have time to finish it before the party starts?
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« Reply #76 on: March 26, 2016, 09:52:23 am »

Well, okay, you can leave after the party... now, we'll need to start organising this shindig. First off, we'll need to organise a Committee. Any volunteers..?
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« Reply #77 on: March 26, 2016, 10:08:29 am »

I'll procrastinate later.

that's okay
...sorry for the delay on this response
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« Reply #78 on: March 26, 2016, 08:34:57 pm »

I meant to join this thread when it opened.
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« Reply #79 on: March 26, 2016, 09:37:22 pm »

I keep meaning to check in here and see what is going on.  But you know how it is ... .
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« Reply #80 on: March 27, 2016, 06:46:06 am »

Oh yes! I forgot to mention, ladies and gentlemen...  I have received an aethergram from Mr. Dream Hazard!  He expressed his intention to join the club! Surely he'll make an appearance soon (as I received that aethergram months ago).
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« Reply #81 on: March 28, 2016, 03:26:26 pm »

http://www.ted.com/talks/tim_urban_inside_the_mind_of_a_master_procrastinator#t-240280

I should be writing an essay...it's due tomorrow
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« Reply #82 on: March 28, 2016, 03:44:06 pm »

Or next week or next month or.............
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« Reply #83 on: March 28, 2016, 04:18:35 pm »



no really, it was due 2 months ago and I got some extra time but it REALLY needs to be handed in tomorrow...i have one page of 3 now...
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« Reply #84 on: March 28, 2016, 10:08:11 pm »



no really, it was due 2 months ago and I got some extra time but it REALLY needs to be handed in tomorrow...i have one page of 3 now...



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« Reply #85 on: March 28, 2016, 10:38:36 pm »



no really, it was due 2 months ago and I got some extra time but it REALLY needs to be handed in tomorrow...i have one page of 3 now...



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« Reply #86 on: March 29, 2016, 12:17:25 pm »

Am I late? I only saw this post recently and kept meaning to pop in but was distracted by other such things like the state of my knitting, and whether one needed another cup of tea. How are we all coming along?
I did mean to bring my membership form and all, but I think I used it for knitting calculations and re-writes, and then to mop up the spilled tea. You know how it goes.
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« Reply #87 on: April 09, 2016, 04:31:46 am »

Mmm, the bar serves a decently kept pint of ale - the kind of ale that makes you want to get up and - oh...there's that book I was going to read.
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« Reply #88 on: April 09, 2016, 11:18:00 am »

What was that you said back then?

Anyone putting the kettle on?
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« Reply #89 on: April 10, 2016, 10:52:10 am »

Alrighty then: pen, yes, ink, yes, bloch paper, yes...............now where did I file the application form?

I'll have to get back to you all on this one.
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« Reply #90 on: April 10, 2016, 09:15:22 pm »

Here is an application form.  Do have it.  No, hang on, that is not the correct form.  Oh, I am sure I had one just five minutes ago.  Where did it go ....
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« Reply #91 on: April 10, 2016, 10:02:01 pm »

Well when you eventually find one would you be so kind as post it to me 3rd class, many thanks.
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« Reply #92 on: April 11, 2016, 08:51:01 am »

Has anybody seen my manuscripts I was supposed to be reviewing? I swear I had them in my bag when I entered. I have my pen here, but not the papers. My focus must have gone off duty when I was considering the contents of my satchel. Ah well, another cup of tea anybody? I found a brand new packet of plain biscuits on my bag, so the day is not entirely written off I suppose.

Opens the packet of biscuits and sits them in front of herself on the low table, inviting people to partake of the tea and biscuits on the table.
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« Reply #93 on: April 11, 2016, 09:35:00 pm »


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I really ought to make a copy of this.

... and a piece of paper.  I'll need to find that too ...

Has anybody seen my pen?
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« Reply #94 on: April 27, 2016, 05:44:40 pm »

Well, okay, you can leave after the party... now, we'll need to start organising this shindig. First off, we'll need to organise a Committee. Any volunteers..?

You are after volunteers for the committee? I'd be happy to help out if I'm free.

I'm not generally free, though. But if nothing else comes up, I could spare an hour or so every...uh...every other week, or so. If there's nothing better on. I might actually not be able to make every meeting. And I might be a bit late. Sometimes I am late. Late for things. Especially meetings. And if there's anything to be written down, or organised, I'm not so good at that. Well, I am, actually - but it does take me a while to get around to it.

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« Reply #95 on: May 11, 2016, 08:09:58 pm »

I just wanted to remind my fellow Procrastinator Club members that today is No Rush Day, 2015.

Oh. It's 2016.... Well, no matter!

http://kxan.com/2016/04/28/another-work-from-home-day-to-be-announced-by-mayor/


Perhaps we should introduce International Procrastinator's Day!
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« Reply #96 on: May 11, 2016, 11:43:45 pm »

Anyway, as I was saying ..... oh, I wasn't, was I? or had I already started?  Oh dang me, It was so long ago that I now cannot remember where I was.  I had better shut up then, hadn't I.
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« Reply #97 on: December 02, 2016, 11:11:56 pm »

I now have my pen ..... erm, what did I need it for?
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« Reply #98 on: December 04, 2016, 05:55:19 am »

This seems like a perfect fit for me. I'll leave myself a message later to remember to ask if I can join.
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« Reply #99 on: December 04, 2016, 07:18:49 am »

HAPPY EASTER!! Well enjoy as much as you can, this is the coldest Spring I remember, and it seems to be getting colder!  What? It's December already? Hmm. I guess I didn't notice. I was distracted. But no matter. It's still 2016  Grin
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