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Also, as those following me on Twitter may have spotted, it's my birthday!

I have to say, being 40 is rather fun. People give you stuff, and are nice to you. Long may it last.

The birthday fairy brought me a lovely shiny Kindle! *bounces* And a leather cover, in almost oxblood-DM red.

*strokes Kindle*

Plus some actual books - thanks to the lovely huskyteer for the copy of Howl's Moving Castle! I've heard that it's different/better than the anime, which we all adore. Looking forward to reading that one.

And some cash from K's parents, so the aforementioned oxblood-red DMs are a distinct possiblity.


I bought myself a present too - This t-shirt, which is made of AWESOME and WIN in equal measure.

Right, I'm off to eat cake. mmm, cake.
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smileyfish From: smileyfish Date: January 13th, 2011 06:29 am (UTC) (linky)
Happy Birfday! It's mine in 2 weeks :)
paula_abroad From: paula_abroad Date: January 13th, 2011 07:38 am (UTC) (linky)
happy birthday, kiddo :)
huskyteer From: huskyteer Date: January 13th, 2011 07:39 am (UTC) (linky)
Oh, I'm glad it arrived in time! And yay, Kindle! Happy birthday!
bloodlossgirl From: bloodlossgirl Date: January 13th, 2011 08:43 am (UTC) (linky)
Happy Birthday! :)
caitirin From: caitirin Date: January 13th, 2011 10:21 am (UTC) (linky)
Happy Birthday (on the right day this time!) again! :) Hoorah for a kindle! I am really beginning to want one!
magda_vogelsang From: magda_vogelsang Date: January 13th, 2011 11:13 am (UTC) (linky)
Happy Birthday! Hope it's a good one.
From: (Anonymous) Date: January 13th, 2011 12:26 pm (UTC) (linky)
Happies to Dave.

50 is more fun. 40, we went from work for pizza and to see Toy Story 2 (there was also some kind of pub crawl, but I don't remember that ...) This was fun, but 50 I had a party on a steam train. This was more fun.
Gives you summat to look forward to, eh?

--- sloopjonb
dakegra From: dakegra Date: January 13th, 2011 12:27 pm (UTC) (linky)
oooh, trains. I like trains. 'specially steam ones.
From: (Anonymous) Date: January 14th, 2011 09:30 am (UTC) (linky)
Dave's 50th birthday party will be on the Keighley & Worth Valley Railway, yes? Book me in. I'll be the OAP at the back.

SJB
dakegra From: dakegra Date: January 14th, 2011 01:52 pm (UTC) (linky)
sounds like a plan. Mark it in your diary for 2021. EB will be 19, so old enough to buy the beers.
lebeautemps From: lebeautemps Date: January 13th, 2011 02:34 pm (UTC) (linky)
Happy Birthday! Life begins!
miss_t_ide From: miss_t_ide Date: January 13th, 2011 07:19 pm (UTC) (linky)
Happy bithday.
innerly From: innerly Date: January 13th, 2011 08:17 pm (UTC) (linky)
feliz cumpleaños :)
elaby From: elaby Date: January 13th, 2011 09:08 pm (UTC) (linky)
Happy Birthday! Yay! Those Doc Martins sound REALLY cool. I hope you post pictures if you get them :D
sirenity From: sirenity Date: January 13th, 2011 09:55 pm (UTC) (linky)
It's still your birthday here! =)

Happy birthday - hope you have a happy and healthy year.
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