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by Rory
Tue Oct 25, 2005 10:12 am
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Did anyone else fall out of a tall tree and survive?
Replies: 19
Views: 2667

What....like a sheep?????
by Rory
Tue Oct 25, 2005 1:32 am
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Did anyone else fall out of a tall tree and survive?
Replies: 19
Views: 2667

I recall the tree well - in fact I think it was you who introduced me to the top of it - but werent there two???? I had the feeling that there was another one next to it and you could jump like one of those squirrels from one to the other?
by Rory
Tue Oct 25, 2005 1:27 am
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: What was your favourite year at CH?
Replies: 13
Views: 2628

and what was the second one - you had 2 favourites??? Roger Highfield is (I think) the science correspondent for the Telegraph and up to his eyes in bird flu and the like. As for the subject thread, whilst I enjoyed nearly all my time at CH, I would have to say the the last bit was the best. I spent...
by Rory
Mon Oct 24, 2005 1:47 am
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: call for limericks
Replies: 375
Views: 36363

Oh dear, I've just realised
That my last post was not well advised,
For as to the rhyming
Dave was referring to Simon.
I suppose I'll be rightly chastised.
by Rory
Mon Oct 24, 2005 1:36 am
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: call for limericks
Replies: 375
Views: 36363

Come, Dave, don't be harsh with JT
I think he was trying. you see,
Perhaps in his classes
He didn't get passes
And that's why his style is so free.
by Rory
Fri Oct 21, 2005 9:57 am
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Sneaking off to the Cowsheds/Cut/Bird Sanctuary/Garages etc.
Replies: 45
Views: 6584

of course they are real - or am I just imagining it.... mind you - with all that asbestos I must have inhaled - who knows???
by Rory
Fri Oct 21, 2005 9:48 am
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Sneaking off to the Cowsheds/Cut/Bird Sanctuary/Garages etc.
Replies: 45
Views: 6584

yes - still smoking Marlboro - but how can I possible give up when they're 70p per packet. And Jack - as far as I remember the tube was lovely and dry - and if there was a gas leak - it must have been very very subtle. Oh - the house smoke - one of my many happy memories - Bomber Nicholson asked me ...
by Rory
Fri Oct 21, 2005 2:30 am
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Who Else Has Never Been Back to CH?
Replies: 132
Views: 16223

what an excellent story to start the day with - and because I was around in the 70's I guess I'll chip in a bit - even though I have been back the once...I don't remember anyone called Bill....I think CH aroused all sorts of different reactions in different people - it certainly did in my "family". ...
by Rory
Fri Oct 21, 2005 1:41 am
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Sneaking off to the Cowsheds/Cut/Bird Sanctuary/Garages etc.
Replies: 45
Views: 6584

First - I thought the music school bush (the hole) was wonderfully designed with a most comforting branch and most convenient for all the band members doing their breathing exercises. Personally I never liked the cut. Regulars were an oak tree on big side - no reason and certainly no cover - but it ...
by Rory
Fri Oct 21, 2005 1:13 am
Forum: Stories, Reminiscing & Teacher/Pupil Memories
Topic: Master Keys
Replies: 31
Views: 6753

I still have one.....

But I have no recollection of why I have it - I just remember that it was useful for many official reasons....