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    Necessary Evils

    I'm sitting here in my office with my sunglasses on (not because I'm cool or anything) barely able to see anything close up. I can't even tell really whether or not I'm making any typos. Had my eyes dilated this morning, one of those necessary evils in life. Now I'll be pretty much useless for the next few hours. At least the doc said everything was perfect and that my eyes are in great shape.
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    Try wearing your sunglasses at night.

    You won't be able to see any better, but you'll feel cool.
    Ten tenths.

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    Last time I had my eyes dilated and then had to work, I could see the refresh on the monitor. Made me feel as though I might have some kind of special visual powers. Alas, as I looked around the office at the guys who go to the gym, I realized, with a long sigh, that I did not.

    And the only way I could see the screen at all was to use sunglasses. Expect to be useless for the next couple of hours. So you may as well stay here and foo around like the rest of us!

    Congrats on the good checkup, though.

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    Quote Originally Posted by skiahh
    I'm sitting here in my office with my sunglasses on (not because I'm cool or anything) barely able to see anything close up. I can't even tell really whether or not I'm making any typos. Had my eyes dilated this morning, one of those necessary evils in life. Now I'll be pretty much useless for the next few hours. At least the doc said everything was perfect and that my eyes are in great shape.

    Oh just admit it. You're trying to go all Mission Impossible on us. Either that or you have a bunch of fans outside your office door.
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    good luck...may your vision return quickly
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe
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    Oh, you're just trying to screw with me now....
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    No, that was me. Oops. oh did I say that out loud?
    Quote Originally Posted by Buddha
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    Please dont outsmart the censor. That is a very expensive censor and every time one of you guys outsmart it it makes someone at the home office feel bad. We dont wanna do that. So dont cleverly disguise bad words.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Siu Blue Wind
    No, that was me. Oops. oh did I say that out loud?

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    what, Vega? (good morning! )
    Quote Originally Posted by Buddha
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    Please dont outsmart the censor. That is a very expensive censor and every time one of you guys outsmart it it makes someone at the home office feel bad. We dont wanna do that. So dont cleverly disguise bad words.

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    Hm, maybe I should leave? <backing with some embarassment toward the door>

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    You guys are weird.

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    Takes one to know one!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Pheard
    You guys are weird.
    <looking down at chest> Nope. Not that. On either count.

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    Quote Originally Posted by VegaVixen
    Hm, maybe I should leave? <backing with some embarassment toward the door>

    No no no. You have to stay. It will take two of us to throw this Navy Boy down.
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    Why did you have your eyes dilated? Was it anything to do with checking your peripheral vision?
    The last thing I want to do is hurt you. But it's still on my list.

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    I'm not supposed to tell anyone so keep it on the down low....

    He's blind as a bat. That is why they put him in those planes with all those sensors and stuff. The kind of plane that will warn you if you get too close to another plane or a building or enemies and stuff. He can fly with his eyes closed. He can fly while he's sleeping. He can fly while he's........Oh wait. I'm can't tell you that part. He made me promise.
    Quote Originally Posted by Buddha
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    CAN YOU HEAR ME NOW?
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    Quick, everyone... Let's rearrange his office!

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    There ya go! Leave it to Stacey to come up with the best ideas!
    Quote Originally Posted by Buddha
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    Tha's coz I'm evil.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Siu Blue Wind
    I'm not supposed to tell anyone so keep it on the down low....

    He's blind as a bat. That is why they put him in those planes with all those sensors and stuff. The kind of plane that will warn you if you get too close to another plane or a building or enemies and stuff. He can fly with his eyes closed. He can fly while he's sleeping. He can fly while he's........Oh wait. I'm can't tell you that part. He made me promise.


    I thought you said it would take both of us! Did you two start without me?

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    Me + SBW = BOTH.

    See, math ain't THAT hard.

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    Quick grab your bike and go for a cave ride.

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