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Mad Scientess Jane Expat
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I've been at Imperial for a little over five months.

Today, I filled up the last leaf of a 200-page lab notebook and started a new one.

I can think of no more concrete demonstration of the way that this job has consumed my life.

Also, it was one of the lab denizens' birthday on Sunday. I gave him a bottle of Ardbeg Uigeadail.

I can think of no more concrete demonstration of how much I love it.

[User Picture]From: foreverdirt
2007-04-17 18:03 (UTC)

(This inane comment brought to you by the realisation the grinning and making a thumbsup at the screen probably wouldn't reach you.)
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[User Picture]From: nanila
2007-04-19 11:06 (UTC)
Thank you!

When I include my personal notebook, where I record meeting notes and bits from papers (half-full) and the official lab notebooks, I feel even more virtuous. This is probably the main reason why I write everything down. ;-)
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From: typwrtr
2007-04-17 18:19 (UTC)
Hey, what time did you want to meet tomorrow? I should be there providing I'm not still ill (I can't believe we planned to meet again and I'm off work sick ill again!) but I should be fine tomorrow, I will be!
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[User Picture]From: nanila
2007-04-18 12:08 (UTC)
Heya, sorry to do this, but I think I'm gonna have to postpone. I'm exhausted, I think I'm getting ill and I suspect that if I drink tonight, my liver will leap up and throttle my brain. :-(
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From: typwrtr
2007-04-18 17:19 (UTC)
Thats ok! I've been in bed for the past few days with flu anyway, I think my liver would put me in a similar position!

Get well soon!
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[User Picture]From: flexagain
2007-04-17 19:48 (UTC)
Peers speculatively and optimistically across room at bottle of Ardbeg and realises it's left the office. Damn!
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[User Picture]From: nanila
2007-04-19 11:03 (UTC)
Hey, it wasn't YOUR birthday. You'll just have to wait for your own bottle.
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[User Picture]From: danaid_luv
2007-04-17 22:54 (UTC)
Thoroughly consumed, but well-loved...if it works for you, s'all good. *Hi-5s*
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From: (Anonymous)
2007-04-18 00:54 (UTC)
It's really great how this life seems to be everything the last one wasn't. I am absolutely thrilled for you. xo.
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[User Picture]From: comfortslut
2007-04-18 00:55 (UTC)
duh. Forgot to sign in...xo
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[User Picture]From: seismic
2007-04-18 01:58 (UTC)
YAY for jobs that don't suck!

This is fanfuckingtabulous.
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[User Picture]From: opheliablue
2007-04-18 06:25 (UTC)
woot! Good for you - you've done so well.
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