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Photoshopfreak : (21 August 2017 - 07:39 AM) Lola LOVES carrots. She will eat the heck out of a carrot.
starbuck. : (21 August 2017 - 05:52 AM) http://the-dark-arts...howtopic=133501
starbuck. : (21 August 2017 - 05:51 AM) wink wink nudge nudge :creepy:
starbuck. : (21 August 2017 - 05:51 AM) i've added two helpful PSDs to the headers challenge :loves:
archer. : (21 August 2017 - 01:30 AM) I hope everyone comes back. I miss the old gang.
Antiquity : (20 August 2017 - 11:47 PM) Okay good to know, thanks! I just hate to lose all the nice comments from users who aren't around anymore... but at least I remembered in advance this time so I can download my gallery before it gets deleted! I remember logging on back in 2014 after a 3 year hiatus and found out I had been demoted from veteran to member and my gallery was deleted and I was so traumatized :P
miss atomic... : (20 August 2017 - 11:31 PM) not really no, you do need to actually update, but you can always appeal to us admins to regain your rank if you are demoted ;)
Antiquity : (20 August 2017 - 11:20 PM) Is it possible to 'bump' one's gallery in the gpp, aheh? Cause I am sans graphics software atm but I don't want to be demoted back to MA :'(
deuce : (20 August 2017 - 01:30 PM) ed has gone mad: i ordered a bunch of stuff for uni ... rip
and peggy : (19 August 2017 - 08:32 PM) lol ed
panacea. : (19 August 2017 - 05:52 PM) i was craving mexican so i went grocery shopping
deuce : (19 August 2017 - 03:34 PM) obi-wan movie :D ewan not confirmed yet :(
panacea. : (19 August 2017 - 12:34 PM) arthur is extremely good looking in merlin
caomoyl : (19 August 2017 - 12:03 PM) I just spent over 4 hours painting my shed. I need a nap
Lady Plantag... : (18 August 2017 - 11:17 PM) I decided to start watching Merlin again, from Season 1. :eat:

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