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Stop navel gazing and look up!

Discussion in 'Personal' started by Flere-Imsaho, Jan 2, 2016.

  1. Flere-Imsaho

    Flere-Imsaho Star commenter

    It strikes me that the most popular threads here are ones about TES itself and all the internal processes so to divert from all that navel gazing, look up and describe what you see.

    Mine is not very exciting as I'm sitting at a desk with a yellow wall behind it. I took down the plethora of postcards which used to adorn it with a cunning plan of chucking the dogeared ones and sticking the rest into clip frames. It might yet happen.
     
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  2. Didactylos4

    Didactylos4 Star commenter

    A blur unless I take my reading glasses off :D
     
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  3. Lascarina

    Lascarina Star commenter

    The ceiling. I think looking down is quite rewarding. I found two tenners on the pavement the other day. Omphaloskepsis is not possible in this weather anyway.
     
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  4. nomad

    nomad Star commenter

    Hmm. Not easy to describe.

    Have a snapshot.

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  5. coffeekid

    coffeekid Star commenter

    Just look up? Not around? If so, then I see a green filing box and a couple of daylight bulbs. On the top shelf of my desk I can see the corner of the photo (I know that's not the right name for it) of my first scan when I was pregnant. Also, an empty mince pie foil casing, a mug, an empty jar and a piece of paper with "Don't forget presents in larder" written on it.. And lots of little bits of charcoal. My computer area is a mess.
     
  6. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    ceiling.jpg
     
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  7. xena-warrior

    xena-warrior Star commenter

    Your navel is clearly not as gaze-worthy as one's. When Dear Alfred wins the lottery (tonight) he assures me a large ruby will be purchased to adorn it. Gilding the lily, some might say, but tsk! he's an incurable romantic.
     
  8. lizziescat

    lizziescat Star commenter

    Well, having spent the day discarding my old school resources I have a neat pile of empty ring binders but the rest of the (euphemistically named) study is a bomb site of paper, books, memos, photos etc.
     
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  9. Didactylos4

    Didactylos4 Star commenter

    Just because it amused me when I took my specs off I saw this
     

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  10. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

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  11. Lascarina

    Lascarina Star commenter

    Let's talk about this Eleanor woman, shall we?
     
  12. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    She was svelte and filled with ruse
     
  13. Flere-Imsaho

    Flere-Imsaho Star commenter

    I'm pretty sure that's the light fitting from my last house.
     
  14. Flere-Imsaho

    Flere-Imsaho Star commenter

    I don't know if it's my own blurred vision but when I look at your avatar, I see a samurai outfit. I think it's just the general shape.
     
  15. bombaysapphire

    bombaysapphire Star commenter

    When I look up I see dogs. There is a small one snoozing in my armpit, one asleep by my feet and one on the other sofa.
     
  16. Lascarina

    Lascarina Star commenter

    You forgot the boom boom.
     
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  17. kibosh

    kibosh Star commenter

    :) It's a barley twist ceiling pendant. In the pic you can see the shadows cast, on the ceiling, by the floor lamp . . . we like subdued lighting and we only ever light the ceiling pendant occasionally.
     
  18. Flere-Imsaho

    Flere-Imsaho Star commenter

    I just meant up from the screen.
     
  19. Flere-Imsaho

    Flere-Imsaho Star commenter

    I have Hue bulbs so I can make my lights all pretty colours.
     
  20. lindenlea

    lindenlea Star commenter

    I can see Stevie Nicks on the tele. Husband saved it at some stage and its the best option. Out of the corner of my eye i can see husband playing Total War so neither of us are really watching but she has got a great voice to listen to.
     

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