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Please help me find the right word #222116
09/06/15 08:52 PM
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this is what I am saying
"I have a plan. I always have a plan. But the things about plans is that no matter how much you plan there is always those inexorable, pesky _____."

Those pesky what? What is word for the things that can go wrong on a plan? If there is even one!

Thank yo so very much.

Re: Finding the right word [Re: mrianah] #222118
09/06/15 11:24 PM
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Snags? Hitches?

Re: Finding the right word [Re: A C Bowden] #222123
09/07/15 01:09 PM
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Glitches?

Re: Please help me find the right word [Re: mrianah] #222124
09/07/15 04:36 PM
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this too shall pass
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this too shall pass
complications.. catches.. obstacles..

Re: Please help me find the right word [Re: tsuwm] #222126
09/07/15 09:11 PM
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Discombobulations?

Re: Please help me find the right word [Re: mrianah] #224034
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The Netherlands, province Nort...
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variables?


“The more I learn, the more I realize how much I don't know.”


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Re: Please help me find the right word [Re: mrianah] #224039
04/09/16 08:53 PM
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If you want to make it into a trip/travel metaphor, there are often unexpected, unwanted, unanticipated potholes along the way...

(Didn't notice - the issue is by now most likely moot: the question was posed last September)

Last edited by wofahulicodoc; 04/09/16 08:57 PM. Reason: (afterthought)

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