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I have to write a personification of the word Paradox
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Re: I have to write a personification of the word Paradox

CrayolaColours Wrote:
MorikoElven Wrote:
CrayolaColours Wrote:I tend to come up with my best ideas when sleep deprived.
Your ideas amaze me, join me as I frolic through this field!

I remember once I stayed up all night, went to school, and was coming up with shit left and right. My friend drew a penis on my other friend's hand.

So, she started freaking out "OMG the English teacher is gonna kill me!!!11" And everyone's trying to get it off, and I'm all quiet until I say "Why don't you just scribble over it?" Then it got quiet, and they were like "Why the fuck didn't any of us think of this sooner?"

Then about five minutes later, in English, my teacher always writes TGIF (thank god it's Friday) But for some reason, she accidentally wrote TGFF, so we were all trying to figure out what that could mean, abd once again, I'm all quiet until I say "What about Thank god FOR Friday?"

I was on a fucking role. Laugh



He was an hero. He will always be remembered.
04-06-2010 09:06 AM
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