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  1. wagudc Mar 15, 2023

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    It's the sorbitol, which is a sugar alcohol. Your body can't digest it, but your gut bacteria can resulting in gas. Don't chew too many sticks in rapid progression or there will be winds.
     
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  2. JwRosenthal Mar 15, 2023

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    7FB11DF0-4EF2-4A6C-85CA-188DE7CADA44.jpeg
     
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  3. arturo7 Mar 16, 2023

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    I used to be able to sight read. I wasn't great at it, but I could struggle through a score.

    A couple weeks ago I looked at a piece of music.
    Two flats, so the key signature was easy.
    But then cam the notes;
    Every Good Boy Does...
     
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  4. Archer Omega Qualified Watchmaker Mar 16, 2023

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    The cabbage and bean soup my wife made last night has the same effect...
     
  5. Aroxx Sets his watch Mar 16, 2023

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    Horn player? If I had to sight read two flats right now I’d just walk out of the room. Violin and orchestra was my life growing up. It became all consuming and I burned out on it by college knowing I didn’t want to be a career musician. I’ve picked it up here and there but not currently playing. Still have a deep love of classical music. And heavy metal. They actually have a lot in common. What were we talking about again?
     
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  6. noelekal Home For Wayward Watches Mar 16, 2023

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    Yeah, along with F-A-C-E, heh!
     
  7. BAJJ Mar 16, 2023

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    "Cabbage and bean soup", how was that ever going to end well:D
     
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  8. Syzygy Mar 16, 2023

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    Same here, Music Ed major in college...had a professor that gave me the most pointed and valuable advice by saying "I see the writing on the wall...you must be blind not to". He was absolutely right, I was burned out and didn't have the passion it would take to make a career of it.

    I build Data Centers now...
     
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  9. EuroDriver 1st Seamaster 75th Anniversary Owner Mar 16, 2023

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    Excuse me - can you tell me if I was going up the stairs or coming down the stairs?
     
  10. Duracuir1 Never Used A Kodak Mar 16, 2023

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    EuroDriving down the stairs. B6C5A8F0-D111-445B-874F-16C5C59F6914.png
     
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  11. Duracuir1 Never Used A Kodak Mar 17, 2023

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    I was distracted yesterday again. I forgot that I am not 20 years old and jumped over a snow bank

    . I also forgot that my starting point - the sidewalk - was about a foot higher than my landing area (roadway).

    I landed on my feet but the right knee felt weird. Today, it hurts!

    9A86FEFB-8C5B-4826-8DC7-1AD216859F4F.jpeg I better keep the Voltaren away from the toothbrush…
     
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  12. Pastorbottle Mar 17, 2023

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    I never forget anything……I do however have difficulty in remembering it in a timely fashion! :D
     
  13. arturo7 Mar 17, 2023

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    Bass, the big one. I was in the orchestra in college, which was the last time I tried to read. Also the pretty much last time I played with a bow. I still play regularly, but it's traditional blues and "Americana." I was dead set on being a musician in my youth. However, after a year or two on the road I opted for a "real job."
     
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  14. Walrus Mar 17, 2023

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    You can syndicate any boat you row
     
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