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mso489

Lifer
Feb 21, 2013
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To play around with word choice, I might tell someone that pipe smoking is an interest of mine. For jiminks with his breadth of knowledge and expertise on both pipes and tobacco, or sable', and a number of others, I think it would be more accurate to say this is an expertise they have. I think it goes a ways beyond a hobby. It is not the way they earn a living, but it could easily be. They have a knowledge base comparable to many in the professional pipe and tobacco business.
 

OzPiper

Lifer
Nov 30, 2020
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Why not? The Land Cruiser evolved from beat up military Jeeps this is just rural chic.?
When wool was fetching top dollar pre-WWll and sheep farmers were some of the wealthiest on the land, that was not an uncommon sight (Rolls in the paddocks)

I saw a beautifully restored Roller some years ago. The owner bought the chassis off a farmer. It had been sitting in a shed for decades
 

Hillcrest

Part of the Furniture Now
Dec 3, 2021
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Bagshot Row, Hobbiton
Maybe weapon or tool. It’s one of many that help get the job done.
Reading these forum threads is becoming a hobby ... ! But I've noticed a disturbing trend ... Quality hatchet ? Pocket knife sharpening techniques ? Body disposal 101 ? :eek: I suspect the Professor Moriarty may be at the bottom of this ... it may be time to get a Sherlock Holmes or Dr. Watson ... ;):ROFLMAO:
 

Chasing Embers

Captain of the Black Frigate
Nov 12, 2014
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Reading these forum threads is becoming a hobby ... ! But I've noticed a disturbing trend ... Quality hatchet ? Pocket knife sharpening techniques ? Body disposal 101 ? :eek: I suspect the Professor Moriarty may be at the bottom of this ... it may be time to get a Sherlock Holmes or Dr. Watson ... ;):ROFLMAO:
You missed deathmetal's cannibal posts.
 
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Aug 9, 2013
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See, it never fails. Someone says the word hobby, and everyone says, “sure, it’s a hobby. Except chasingembers who will drive the post into a ditch making sure everyone knows that he is different. puffy
 

Chasing Embers

Captain of the Black Frigate
Nov 12, 2014
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See, it never fails. Someone says the word hobby, and everyone says, “sure, it’s a hobby. Except chasingembers who will drive the post into a ditch making sure everyone knows that he is different. puffy
You're illiteracy is astounding.
 
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