SECRET SANTA 2017- Reveal!

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Re: SECRET SANTA 2017- ADDRESSES SENT!

Postby Diamond Dog » 14 Dec 2017, 13:00

1. DD - sent! + received (Ta very much Santa!)
2. Minn -sent + received.
3. Tom Waits FNO - sent + received (Ta very much Secret Santa)
4. martha - sent
5. Jimbo - sent :D
6. oliltownofkathlehem - sent
7. Griff
8. Balls sent
9. TWP- sent :D
10. n/e- sent :mrgreen:
11. Heifer - sent :idea:
12. Hatz
13. Neige - sent :P
14. Savoirfaire
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Postby toomanyhatz » 14 Dec 2017, 17:11

Mine is packed and ready to go, just need to find a minute to get to the PO. Gift received with much appreciation.
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Re: SECRET SANTA 2017- Record when sent please!

Postby Minnie the Minx » 14 Dec 2017, 17:31

Without wanting to be a secret Santa party pooper, I enjoy guessing who mine is from. Can we not reveal or discuss the senders until we have all opened? Cheers!
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Postby toomanyhatz » 14 Dec 2017, 18:38

Minnie the Minx wrote:Without wanting to be a secret Santa party pooper, I enjoy guessing who mine is from. Can we not reveal or discuss the senders until we have all opened? Cheers!


A fair request. Edited.
sloopjohnc wrote:Aslan has some good credenitals - got his BA from Santa Clara, a Jesuit school and his Masters from Harvard and PhD from Santa Barbara, a surfing school.


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Re: SECRET SANTA 2017- Record when sent please!

Postby Diamond Dog » 14 Dec 2017, 18:42

Knowing as I do where the three remaining parcels are due to and where from, I have to say I would be utterly astonished if they get there on time.... :(
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Re: SECRET SANTA 2017- ADDRESSES SENT!

Postby Jumper K » 15 Dec 2017, 15:48

1. DD - sent! + received (Ta very much Santa!)
2. Minn -sent + received.
3. Tom Waits FNO - sent + received (Ta very much Secret Santa)
4. martha - sent
5. Jimbo - sent :D
6. oliltownofkathlehem - sent
7. Griff
8. Balls sent and received Cheers Ocker Santa!
9. TWP- sent :D
10. n/e- sent :mrgreen:
11. Heifer - sent :idea:
12. Hatz - received
13. Neige - sent :P
14. Savoirfaire

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Re: SECRET SANTA 2017- ADDRESSES SENT!

Postby kath » 15 Dec 2017, 20:40

1. DD - sent! + received (Ta very much Santa!)
2. Minn -sent + received.
3. Tom Waits FNO - sent + received (Ta very much Secret Santa)
4. martha - sent
5. Jimbo - sent :D
6. oliltownofkathlehem - sent *and* received! yayyy! ta ta ya ya.
7. Griff
8. Balls sent and received Cheers Ocker Santa!
9. TWP- sent :D
10. n/e- sent :mrgreen:
11. Heifer - sent :idea:
12. Hatz - received
13. Neige - sent :P
14. Savoirfaire

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Postby toomanyhatz » 15 Dec 2017, 22:06

1. DD - sent! + received (Ta very much Santa!)
2. Minn -sent + received.
3. Tom Waits FNO - sent + received (Ta very much Secret Santa)
4. martha - sent
5. Jimbo - sent :D
6. oliltownofkathlehem - sent *and* received! yayyy! ta ta ya ya.
7. Griff
8. Balls sent and received Cheers Ocker Santa!
9. TWP- sent :D
10. n/e- sent :mrgreen:
11. Heifer - sent :idea:
12. Hatz Sent - I'm not last! I'm not last! and received - Cheers to my (our! :) ) most generous sender!
13. Neige - sent :P
14. Savoirfaire
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Re: SECRET SANTA 2017- ADDRESSES SENT!

Postby Tonto Papadopoulos » 16 Dec 2017, 16:02

1. DD - sent! + received (Ta very much Santa!)
2. Minn -sent + received.
3. Tom Waits FNO - sent + received (Ta very much Secret Santa)
4. martha - sent
5. Jimbo - sent :D
6. oliltownofkathlehem - sent *and* received! yayyy! ta ta ya ya.
7. Griff - sent & received (beautiful calligraphy, too - que emoción!)
8. Balls sent and received Cheers Ocker Santa!
9. TWP- sent :D
10. n/e- sent :mrgreen:
11. Heifer - sent :idea:
12. Hatz Sent - I'm not last! I'm not last! and received - Cheers to my (our! :) ) most generous sender!
13. Neige - sent :P
14. Savoirfaire
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Postby martha » 18 Dec 2017, 02:28

1. DD - sent! + received (Ta very much Santa!)
2. Minn -sent + received.
3. Tom Waits FNO - sent + received (Ta very much Secret Santa)
4. martha - sent + received (thank you from all the family, Santa!)
5. Jimbo - sent :D
6. oliltownofkathlehem - sent *and* received! yayyy! ta ta ya ya.
7. Griff - sent & received (beautiful calligraphy, too - que emoción!)
8. Balls sent and received Cheers Ocker Santa!
9. TWP- sent :D
10. n/e- sent :mrgreen:
11. Heifer - sent :idea:
12. Hatz Sent - I'm not last! I'm not last! and received - Cheers to my (our! :) ) most generous sender!
13. Neige - sent :P
14. Savoirfaire
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Re: SECRET SANTA 2017- ADDRESSES SENT!

Postby Diamond Dog » 18 Dec 2017, 18:24

1. DD - sent! + received (Ta very much Santa!)
2. Minn -sent + received.
3. Tom Waits FNO - sent + received (Ta very much Secret Santa)
4. martha - sent + received (thank you from all the family, Santa!)
5. Jimbo - sent :D
6. oliltownofkathlehem - sent *and* received! yayyy! ta ta ya ya.
7. Griff - sent & received (beautiful calligraphy, too - que emoción!)
8. Balls sent and received Cheers Ocker Santa!
9. TWP- sent :D
10. n/e- sent :mrgreen:
11. Heifer - sent :idea:
12. Hatz Sent - I'm not last! I'm not last! and received - Cheers to my (our! :) ) most generous sender!
13. Neige - sent :P
14. Savoirfaire - sent!

Now all sent - the underlined have yet to receive.
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Re: SECRET SANTA 2017- Record when sent please!

Postby toomanyhatz » 18 Dec 2017, 19:25

Received within UK and US - 8/9
Received outside of UK and US - 0/5

Coincidence?
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Postby never/ever » 18 Dec 2017, 19:29

Just shows our postal system is fucked. I knew that already.
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Postby Diamond Dog » 18 Dec 2017, 19:50

toomanyhatz wrote:Received within UK and US - 8/9
Received outside of UK and US - 0/5

Coincidence?



Ummmm... This is a highly simplistic way of viewing the info available....

I, of course, know who was sending to all of the "outside of UK & US" people...
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Postby savoirefaire » 19 Dec 2017, 05:55

Diamond Dog wrote:1. DD - sent! + received (Ta very much Santa!)
2. Minn -sent + received.
3. Tom Waits FNO - sent + received (Ta very much Secret Santa)
4. martha - sent + received (thank you from all the family, Santa!)
5. Jimbo - sent :D
6. oliltownofkathlehem - sent *and* received! yayyy! ta ta ya ya.
7. Griff - sent & received (beautiful calligraphy, too - que emoción!)
8. Balls sent and received Cheers Ocker Santa!
9. TWP- sent :D
10. n/e- sent :mrgreen:
11. Heifer - sent :idea:
12. Hatz Sent - I'm not last! I'm not last! and received - Cheers to my (our! :) ) most generous sender!
13. Neige - sent :P
14. Savoirfaire - sent!

Now all sent - the underlined have yet to receive.


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Postby Neige » 22 Dec 2017, 17:23

1. DD - sent! + received (Ta very much Santa!)
2. Minn -sent + received.
3. Tom Waits FNO - sent + received (Ta very much Secret Santa)
4. martha - sent + received (thank you from all the family, Santa!)
5. Jimbo - sent :D
6. oliltownofkathlehem - sent *and* received! yayyy! ta ta ya ya.
7. Griff - sent & received (beautiful calligraphy, too - que emoción!)
8. Balls sent and received Cheers Ocker Santa!
9. TWP- sent :D
10. n/e- sent :mrgreen:
11. Heifer - sent :idea:
12. Hatz Sent - I'm not last! I'm not last! and received - Cheers to my (our! :) ) most generous sender!
13. Neige - sent ... + received (on the last possible date before Christmas, as we have no parcel deliveries here on Saturdays, :P )
14. Savoirfaire - sent!
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Postby Tonto Papadopoulos » 22 Dec 2017, 17:56

Well, I seem to have a second Secret Santa - not so secret, actually, but a very kind thing to do. My SS package went missing in transit last year so my 2016 Santa has sent me some other stuff. Thank you so much, Maarts - They're under the tree.
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Postby never/ever » 22 Dec 2017, 19:24

All good Andy! Hope you like them.
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Postby Diamond Dog » 23 Dec 2017, 04:23

Still five to receive :(
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Postby Jimbo » 24 Dec 2017, 04:26

5. Jimbo - sent :D Got mine. Thanks Secret Santa!
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