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calico : (22 December 2014 - 06:46 AM) Yeah lol thank you n.n
Mintleaf : (22 December 2014 - 06:33 AM) Oh yup, in hand is allowed. For some reason I thought it wasn't either, but it is :)
calico : (22 December 2014 - 06:23 AM) Thanks anyways ^_^
calico : (22 December 2014 - 06:23 AM) Well yeah but there's the whole in mouth or in hand thing, and I can't remember which one was allowed or not, but I think in hand is allowed but not in mouth.
Mintleaf : (22 December 2014 - 06:20 AM) I think it's just a general 'don't do it' xD
calico : (22 December 2014 - 06:20 AM) Someone remind me what the rule on cigarettes in graphics is again? :)
Hobbit' : (22 December 2014 - 05:48 AM) have pm'd thank you <33
niika : (22 December 2014 - 04:48 AM) sure go ahead!
Hobbit' : (22 December 2014 - 02:45 AM) are there any mods on i can quickly pm about something for the secret santa's?
!badwolf : (22 December 2014 - 02:44 AM) thank you friend <3
ladymiresa : (22 December 2014 - 12:53 AM) aimeeeee u da best. <3
!badwolf : (22 December 2014 - 12:47 AM) sigh i finally finished the image pack for here uvu
royalgeek : (21 December 2014 - 11:57 PM) ahh i cant sign up using my phone as well! :/ guess i have to wait till i get back from my vacation~
Hobbit' : (21 December 2014 - 11:51 PM) I wanna sign up but my computer won't post for some reason :( and it won't let me access it through my phone ... :(
toasty : (21 December 2014 - 10:56 PM) omg i'm so excited for the secret santa thing *___* last year i was only just beginning to get the hang of tda so making graphic presents for people seemed too daunting XD i was still an MA back then. good times… with worse graphics on my part. LOL!

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