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chupacabra. : (01 October 2014 - 11:03 AM) ... windows browsers + fonts = no
just.a.willo... : (01 October 2014 - 10:47 AM) it's been such a long time~ :DDD nice to see you backkkk
just.a.willo... : (01 October 2014 - 10:46 AM) HEY :D
ivashkov : (01 October 2014 - 09:27 AM) .. hey guys? it's been a while
bittersweetf... : (01 October 2014 - 09:21 AM) It's 22:20 for me.XD -sigh-
Hobbit' : (01 October 2014 - 09:16 AM) lol I know
chupacabra. : (01 October 2014 - 09:14 AM) *shakes head*
Hobbit' : (01 October 2014 - 09:13 AM) ts only like 12.20 am here lol still early for me haha
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Hobbit' : (01 October 2014 - 08:50 AM) If I knew you and lived near you I'd make you one of worries ^_^ I've been a night owl lately and so I haven't been sleeping. :P
bittersweetf... : (01 October 2014 - 08:49 AM) A hot chocolate sounds fantastic. If only I had someone to make it for me, that would be the cake. :O
Hobbit' : (01 October 2014 - 08:45 AM) Aww no :( then you need a hot chocolate!! :)
bittersweetf... : (01 October 2014 - 08:44 AM) I've something to do, unfortunately. :( I can go to sleep only in about 2 hours. lesigh Thanks, Karni. <3
Hobbit' : (01 October 2014 - 08:42 AM) Then you should sleep sweetheart xo

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