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Earthquake!

Earthquake just rattled the windows, wobbled the block, scared the birds out of the trees. First time I've felt a good rock and roll since Guatemala. Damn, they're unnerving - and kinda
excitingly sexy, too.

Earthquakes in Salford? It's the end times, brother and sisters....

Suerte, Dan (still shivering like a shitting dog)

PS It's too late to call anyone, and I felt the need to share this oddness with someone, and you'll do.
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Err...are you sure? Perhaps something blew up? Are sure a Juggly Nut hasn't ploughed into your little redbrick terrace?
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Evenin brother.

Thought the Scousers had declared war! But nope, proper earthquake - 5.0. Epicentre in Sheffield, maybe?

Proper, proper weird.

How's Bogota?
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Tranquila. Just chilling out, monitoring your rash of posts. Cookin' me tea. You not sleeping?
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Nocturnal at the moment, working.

Choppers are out - Langworthy must be looting...

30 minutes on, and I'm still sitting here with ears buzzing, swearing out loud.

You working?
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Scousers don't werk. We are far too canny for that.
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4.7 on the richter scale - epicentre near Lincoln.

You're doing the scouse jokes for me - where's the fun in that? I'll send you the forms, and you can get your whiplash compo claim in...

You got a bike out there?
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I am however working on becoming a Hotelier, in a benevolent capitalistic way - ill-gotten gains from Stoke house sale. But shoosh! I don't want to get secuestroed.
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LOL!! I have my sickly KLR in Santa Marta. In fact if the feckin' parts from the US hadn't gone astray, that's were I'd be. Club Colombia in one hand, a costena in the other.
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Magnitude 4.7 - ENGLAND, UNITED KINGDOM

Linked proof that I'm not mental...
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Blimey...

that was quick! There must be a very worried sheep somewhere up there. Are you going to report your experience?
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Suddenly a new relationship was formed with the cops. We became invisible. As close as I'll ever come to riding through a real Mad Max movie.

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I felt that quake last night and I'm near Cannock. I was in bed listening to the Eels on my i-pod, I thought someone had spiked my Guinness.
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I felt it. So did my house as I now have a 9 foot long crack in a structural wall..... bollocks.
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Bloody hell! I hope you're insured for that. Otherwise you'll have to have a bulk order of this...
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