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that guy. : (01 August 2014 - 09:22 PM) as in like today new. but hello!
that guy. : (01 August 2014 - 09:21 PM) Yeah it's all new :D
Estella : (01 August 2014 - 09:20 PM) woah I logged onto tda after like 2 weeks and there's all these new forums and this chat thingy. Hey guys! :D
Photoshopfreak : (01 August 2014 - 09:14 PM) What's graphics? Lol.
Photoshopfreak : (01 August 2014 - 09:14 PM) ohaha.
rock&rol... : (01 August 2014 - 09:13 PM) everything has changed! woah I should get back to that graphics thing.
that guy. : (01 August 2014 - 09:10 PM) ZOEEEEE
Photoshopfreak : (01 August 2014 - 09:10 PM) I DO
rock&rol... : (01 August 2014 - 09:09 PM) omg I haven't been around for like, six months. does anyone still know who I am??
aurevoir : (01 August 2014 - 09:00 PM) This is the third time I've tried to start it. I ALWAYS die in Season 5 when hell starts opening up. ALWAYS.
that guy. : (01 August 2014 - 08:57 PM) because you like it? :'D I dunno, I didn't really watch spn after season 2 episode 17 (I don't know why I know the exact number xD)
aurevoir : (01 August 2014 - 08:56 PM) Us? Social? What gave you that idea. Pshhhh. Someone remind me why I'm sitting by myself watching Supernatural though. I'm too jumpy for this.
that guy. : (01 August 2014 - 08:53 PM) SOCIAL <3 hey :P
playcrackthesky : (01 August 2014 - 08:52 PM) I feel like this shoutbox is def keeping everyone social! Hey, everyone :3
that guy. : (01 August 2014 - 08:29 PM) Okay :'D I got it and added you too :P (also how do you even style)

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HPFF Banner Requests

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Avatars, signatures and blinkies, here we come. This is your one-stop forum for your forum accessories. Requests for Pottersworld RPG signatures are also located here.

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The oldest archive for fanfiction related to the World of Harry Potter, with over 75,000 stories.

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The place to discuss fanfiction, the Harry Potter fandom, and writing.

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