> Ok, I think I know where Mike is coming from on that score! Although I
> don't think that usage of the word Bummer in the UK is so prevelent as
> the american meaning now anyway. Maybe its a northern thing and it is
> different down here though?
Difficult to say, the northern psyche is inpenetrable, yes?
> If we are thinking of the same meaning though - lets just say that
> Dafydd from Little Britain could be described as a bummer, if he were
> practising - which according to the show he isn't ;-)
Yep. That's the one, even without the red vinyl.
> lol - how do we get ourselves into these conversations Su?
Wit and intelligence and a keyboard, I think!
> Well, I am glad you got the thumbnails sorted out for your auctions
> anyway. The customer service on Justbeads is fantastic - such a
> refreshing change to deal with real-life humans, and nice ones at
Yes! I'm all for customer service. I even saw some today. It was pretty
shy and hid a lot but eventually I coaxed it out.
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