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    Postby SemutaMusic » 08 Jul 2011 22:12

    Just saying hi. Im a dude from New York. I found this place randomly after surfing Dune content on the net the other day. I first read FH's books when I was about 16/17 in high school and they pretty much blew my mind (and still do). I think they're the most intense novels ever written and love pretty much everything about them. It was cool to come across a group of fans as dedicated to the series as I am. Thats about it. I look forward to chatting with ya'all about the books and whatnot. I have a beagle named Ghanima. It is tedious to explain constantly what the hell that means to random strangers in the park.
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    Re: Hello

    Postby Tleszer » 08 Jul 2011 22:37

    Welcome, fellow New Yorker! :orcs-buttshake:

    SemutaMusic wrote:I have a beagle named Ghanima. It is tedious to explain constantly what the hell that means to random strangers in the park.


    Yeah, that's probably the reason I didn't name my chinchilla "Muad'Dib."
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    Re: Hello

    Postby D Pope » 09 Jul 2011 01:12

    :lol:
    Well done sir!
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    Re: Hello

    Postby Serkanner » 09 Jul 2011 04:17

    Welcome Home!
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    Re: Hello

    Postby Freakzilla » 09 Jul 2011 09:24

    :text-welcomeconfetti: :text-welcomeconfetti:
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    Re: Hello

    Postby SandChigger » 09 Jul 2011 10:03

    Achlan wasachlan! :D
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    I...had written a bunch of Star Wars and X-Files books...that proved not just that I'm a hack, but that I could write in somebody else's universe... —KJA
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    Re: Hello

    Postby trang » 09 Jul 2011 11:11

    Well met and Welcome!
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    Re: Hello

    Postby merkin muffley » 10 Jul 2011 11:36

    Welcome!!!
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    Re: Hello

    Postby A Thing of Eternity » 10 Jul 2011 16:50

    Welcome indeed!
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    Re: Hello

    Postby DuneFishUK » 10 Jul 2011 18:21

    Welcome :)
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