|About Us | What's New | Search | Site Map | Contact Us|
You are not logged in. [Log In] Wordsmith.org » Forums » General Topics » Information and announcements » Happy Anuversary, AWAD! Register User Forum List Calendar Active Topics Search FAQ
#98792 - 03/15/03 08:04 AM Happy Anuversary, AWAD!
Loc: lower upstate New York
This board is three years old and going strong. Many of us have met in person during this time and have made firm friendships. All of us have surely learned something here, as well as from the nine-year-old AWAD E-mailing.
Here's to more friendship and knowledge.
#98793 - 03/15/03 08:26 AM Re: Happy Anuversary, AWAD!
Loc: Piedmont Region of Virginia, U...
Three years. Best board anywhere for word hounds. Beats the Scrabble board by far. Long live the linguaphiles here. And may many a longsuffering, isolated page-turner of dictionaries, hidden up in the garret with only a computer and stack of books, who thinks nobody else in the world much cares about the fourteenth definition down--now obsolete, but oh-so-redolent with the atmosphere of times gone by--find us here for companionship. And may every punster, whose jokes fall on deaf ears at the office, find us here. And may every collector of words used oddly or well in poems, songs, and speeches find us here. And may each of us already here fight the good fight against evaporation into mist by first condensing our efforts into descernible dews or showers or fogs or pogonips or whatever kind of participatory precipitation we would manifest. [Ever locked yourself into a metaphorical closet?]
Happy Anuversary, friends. And many thanks, Anu, for this little paradise.
#98794 - 03/15/03 09:30 AM Re: Happy Anuversary, AWAD!
Loc: Louisville, Kentucky
Oh my gosh, that's right, Anna--thanks for the reminder! (For some reason I was thinking the anniversary was April!)
Thank you, Anu. My world has been expanded in ways I could never have dreamed of. I have learned so much more here than "discussion of language", though that has been wonderful also. I continue to be fascinated and enlightened by other people and other cultures. I am so very thankful for the friendships I have made, here. How I love you all! :-)
#98795 - 03/16/03 06:33 PM Re: Happy Anuversary, AWAD!
3 years is it? This bord is allmost as ould as meself (I'm 4 ye know - quiet young, even fer a teddy bear). Fair play ta ye. Cheers.
Be seein ya
#98796 - 03/17/03 02:17 PM Re: Happy Anuversary, AWAD!
Happy Birthday to you, Happy birthday to us,
Happy Birthday to Anu, Happy Birthday and plus.
Many thanks to all of you for warmth, laughter and friendship, liberally spiced with erudition and knowledge.
Forum Stats 8876 Members
Max Online: 3341 @ 12/09/11 02:15 PM
Newest Members RBG4L, jimrsbjorklund2, Ralph2, JoanPerrin51, Steve_Benko
8876 Registered Users
Who's Online 0 registered (), 64 Guests and 4 Spiders online. Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Top Posters (30 Days)
endymion6 79 LukeJavan8 76 wofahulicodoc 67 A C Bowden 40 May 30 Rainmaker 15 Tromboniator 3 BranShea 1 Ralph2 1
wwh 13858 Faldage 13803 Jackie 11613 tsuwm 10532 LukeJavan8 7715 Buffalo Shrdlu 7210 AnnaStrophic 6511 Wordwind 6296 wofahulicodoc 6048 of troy 5400
Board Rules · Mark all read Contact Us · Wordsmith.org · Top
Disclaimer: Wordsmith.org is not responsible for views expressed on this site. Use of this forum is at your own risk and liability - you agree to hold Wordsmith.org and its associates harmless as a condition of using it.
Home | Today's Word | Yesterday's Word | Subscribe | FAQ | Archives | Search | Feedback
Wordsmith Talk | Wordsmith Chat
© 2014 Wordsmith