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View Poll Results: What City Would You Most Like to Live In?
Chicago! DA Bears! 1 7.14%
Los Angels! Sun and Disneyland! 2 14.29%
New York! HEY! Same to YOU buddy! 1 7.14%
Paris! Beautiful city of lights! And good looking people! 4 28.57%
Ontario! Hey dare! We are clean ya know! 3 21.43%
Houston! Eat steak sushi and then rope a cow! 1 7.14%
London! Chips! ........ yea..... thats it CHIPS! 2 14.29%
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Old 07-05-2005, 03:36 AM   #11
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I have always wanted to visit Scotland, Ishbel. You are making me want to go now! I wish I could afford it! Someday I will get there.

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Old 07-05-2005, 04:01 AM   #12
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I think I'd like to live somewhere in New Zealand.
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Old 07-05-2005, 07:17 AM   #13
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I have always wanted to visit Scotland, Ishbel. You are making me want to go now! I wish I could afford it! Someday I will get there.

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I hope you make it! It truly is a wonderful place. I've lived all over the world, and believe, like Dorothy in the Wizard of Oz, ' There's no place like home'.

There is something about the countryside of Scotland that makes people return again and again. And, judging by the numbers of Americans, Canadians, Aussies and Kiwis I speak to - they all believe that their long gone ancestors who 'might' have been Scots - gives them an affinity with our country and culture! Personally, I blame Braveheart
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Old 07-05-2005, 07:27 AM   #14
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LOL My ancestors were from Sweden and Germany, but I love Braveheart! However, I have wanted to visit Scotland since I was a girl. Mostly because of the country itself, but I have to admit that I adore accents, and I think Scottish accents are one of the greatest!

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Old 07-05-2005, 08:08 AM   #15
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Butttt....WE don't have an accent - it's foreigners that have accents!

I often muse about WHY the Scottish accent is so liked around the world.... particularly as so many tourists seem to have to say 'pardon me?' more than once when they ask a native for directions!!!!
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Old 07-05-2005, 08:19 AM   #16
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I vote Sydney because it is beautiful but i am biased. Darwin was great to live in if you can handle nearly 100% humidity in the wet season.
I would love to visit Scotland and Ireland cause there's so much history and its so green.
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Old 07-05-2005, 08:46 AM   #17
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Anywhere in W. Va
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Old 07-05-2005, 08:52 AM   #18
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I love Sydney, too - but that HUMIDITY....... too much sun for a pale skinned red-head
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Old 07-05-2005, 10:31 AM   #19
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from the list i'd say ontario. but i'd rather live elswhere.
maybe somplace like arizona... but withouth the snakes
and scorpions *shudder*.
as far as visiting... to many to name lol

sous w.va. IS a beautiful state but i couldn't live there.
i don't like being "in the boonies" much more than a week lol
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Old 07-05-2005, 10:42 AM   #20
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Butttt....WE don't have an accent - it's foreigners that have accents!

I often muse about WHY the Scottish accent is so liked around the world.... particularly as so many tourists seem to have to say 'pardon me?' more than once when they ask a native for directions!!!!
It's because it's so pretty to listen to, silly! I love the Aussie and British accents as well. I have a tendency to have a bit of a texan drawl when I really get talking, which is odd for So. Cal., but I attribute that to my Grandpa, who I grew up around, who was from there.
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