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Cobra skin plates?

Discussion in 'Personal' started by catmother, Nov 15, 2015.

  1. catmother

    catmother Star commenter

    I'm waiting for Homeland to come on and put the TV on Channel 4. Some programme of super yachts is on, featuring boats worth millions of pounds. Some guy who sells fittings for those boats was showing plates which edges was made of cobra skin! Cobra skin? Even if I had millions, billions even, I cannot think that would ever make my wish list.
  2. Lalad

    Lalad Star commenter

    I suppose if you are spending £20 million ( I had to rewind to check, but the figure is correct ) on a new interior design, a set of cobra skin plates probably seems essential.
  3. Dragonlady30

    Dragonlady30 Star commenter

    Cash doesn't buy taste!! ;)
  4. catmother

    catmother Star commenter

    I can't imagine wanting to eat from one. Maybe those people don't actually eat?
    ScotSEN and aspensquiver like this.
  5. aspensquiver

    aspensquiver Star commenter

    OMG. I couldn't even touch the plate let alone eat from it. I can't even look at an image of a snake. Horrors.
    ScotSEN and Lascarina like this.
  6. Flere-Imsaho

    Flere-Imsaho Star commenter

    Can you put them in the dishwasher?
  7. racroesus

    racroesus Star commenter

    Snakes don't like being in dishwashers. Please don't experiment with this idea.
  8. Flere-Imsaho

    Flere-Imsaho Star commenter

    What about water snakes?
  9. racroesus

    racroesus Star commenter

    They aren't soap and water snakes.
  10. BelleDuJour

    BelleDuJour Star commenter

    whatever floats your boat!
  11. racroesus

    racroesus Star commenter

    I couldn't afford a bottle of cava to launch mine never mind a boat to launch. Bloody teaching heads.
  12. ScotSEN

    ScotSEN Senior commenter

    Did you hear how much the stewards were paid? Can't remember the exact figures but I think the head steward was on about 40k tax free and the assistant about 30K - to make beds - ironing the sheet and pillow cases on the bed.
    Ever think we are in the wrong job!

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