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Damn fine tale! Another Frenchman.
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Damn fine tale! Another Frenchman.
Actually, it was a Frenchwoman... A Frenchman would have probably abandoned ship...
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Not that many....the Portuguese opened the routes, made the maps, explored the land, way before the Brits, the Portuguese were discovering sea routes while the Brits were still fighting Mel Gibson and the "Skirt men", eating on the floor and wipping their arse to rocks....
"Skirt men"? Careful........
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SD, Yves Parlier, Valiente's post, if that's a Frenchwomen, boy was she wronged!
However, seems the Portugese discover stuff and the French have a penchant for losing parts ... oughta keep Giu happy for a bit ...

Skirt men? Why, that kind of talk gonna get you kilt someday!
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Give me a break...will you??? I don't know the name they call the skirt...a kilt...yes a kilt...in Portuguese its a skirt, thus me calling it a skirt

Sorry Scotish people, I did not want to offend!!! they are kilts....my bad....

The Greeks wear skirts, then....
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The Greeks wear skirts, then....
Aye, with white pantyhose and little pom poms on their shoes however in war, those boys can kick some serious butt!!!!
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Nahhh...they are known for doing something else with the butt....
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