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Old 01-26-09, 01:16 AM   #1
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Gung Hai Fat Choi - Year of the Ox

The Chinese say we are missing fire in the year of the ox.

Happy Chinese New Year!

Lai Si Di Lo!
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Gung hai fat choi!

Sometimes I feel like an ox, yet I'm a dragon. What are other old oxes?
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The Chinese say we are missing fire in the year of the ox.

Happy Chinese New Year!

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So that's why its so cold.
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So that's why its so cold.
No, no, no
That is caused by Global Warming!
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As one can tell, we take the Lunar New Year seriously in our household...
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As one can tell, we take the Lunar New Year seriously in our household...
What a beautiful family! Living in Hong Kong for a spell and maintaining many Chinese friends I can't forget Chinese New Year!

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Thanks...one of the benefits of adopting is that they didn't inherit my looks!
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