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Author Topic: Bealman's Excellent Japanese Adventure!  (Read 7582 times)

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Re: Bealman's Excellent Japanese Adventure!
« Reply #390 on: June 23, 2019, 11:11:54 AM »
 :laughabovepost: :laughabovepost:

Once again, Squiddy to the rescue!

As to identifying the train on the left, I should, but I'm currently having a beer watching NSW vs QLD live from Perth (which exasperates me as Western Australia don't play rugby league).....
« Last Edit: June 23, 2019, 11:14:48 AM by Bealman »
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Re: Bealman's Excellent Japanese Adventure!
« Reply #391 on: June 23, 2019, 11:22:00 AM »
It's pouring down in WA! it never rains in WA!  ;D
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Re: Bealman's Excellent Japanese Adventure!
« Reply #392 on: June 23, 2019, 11:29:30 AM »
Wife's popped out so just put it on out of interest. The stadium doesn't look very full but that could be because it looks like it's absolutely (family forum) chucking it down.

Enjoy the game.

Cheers weave  :beers:
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Re: Bealman's Excellent Japanese Adventure!
« Reply #393 on: June 23, 2019, 11:30:43 AM »
Should have read your post first  :doh:

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Re: Bealman's Excellent Japanese Adventure!
« Reply #394 on: June 23, 2019, 11:36:02 AM »
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All good, mate. Just ringing a cab to go home from club.  ;) :beers:
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Re: Bealman's Excellent Japanese Adventure!
« Reply #395 on: June 23, 2019, 11:54:32 AM »
Take a pic and start a new 'Bealman's Excellent Cab Adventures' thread where you then take pics on the way home of all the poor sods waiting for a bus  :D

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« Reply #396 on: June 23, 2019, 12:22:05 PM »
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Awesome!

I just got rained on and got an overly expensive cab.

Anyway, it's 2019. not the halcyon days of the early 20th century.....

If they ever existed  ;)
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Re: Bealman's Excellent Japanese Adventure!
« Reply #397 on: June 23, 2019, 11:55:20 PM »
For anyone remotely interested, and I think I am probably the only one, the operative word being remotely....

NSW 38 QLD 6  :)
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Re: Bealman's Excellent Japanese Adventure!
« Reply #398 on: July 01, 2019, 06:46:44 PM »
Great photos Bealman and I look forward to the promised epilogue... :beers:

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Re: Bealman's Excellent Japanese Adventure!
« Reply #399 on: July 01, 2019, 10:46:34 PM »
Thanks so much! It's nice to know folk have enjoyed the saga.

Epilogue definitely coming.... a few distractions in Bealmanland at moment, but it will come.

Thanks again!  :beers:
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« Reply #400 on: Yesterday at 05:24:36 AM »
Not the epilogue.

OK, I promised an epilogue, and I haven't forgotten, but this is not it.

Just thought I'd better eat the Japanese choccy I brought back, before it's way past it's use-by date. First the Kit Kat, wasn't too bad, except I'm not a big fan of white chocolate:



Then I've got this stuff which I haven't opened yet, but it looks OK... it has the word bourbon in the top corner, so can't be too bad!  ;)

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Re: Bealman's Excellent Japanese Adventure!
« Reply #401 on: Yesterday at 07:42:39 AM »
Fascinating article on history of chocolate in Japan here:
https://www.tofugu.com/japan/japanese-chocolate/
So you didnít go with the green WASABI flavoured Kit Kat then?

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« Reply #402 on: Yesterday at 08:05:56 AM »
Thanks for the link  :thumbsup:

Ha ha, no way, thank you!

However the Kit Kat probably would have been green if I left it any longer  :)

Very interesting link, by the way.  :beers:
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Re: Bealman's Excellent Japanese Adventure!
« Reply #403 on: Yesterday at 08:22:09 AM »
Did anyone give you a melty kiss while you were in Japan?
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« Reply #404 on: Yesterday at 10:03:48 AM »
Not even Mrs Bealman  :'( ;)
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