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Exactly like the rats in Chicken Run [20070626|10:04]
Mad Scientess Jane Expat
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As I passed a pair of drunken cockney heroes last night, I heard one of them whistle appreciatively.

Friend of Dave: Whuhoho, ye want to watch out, Dave. You can get in trahble.
Dave: Fer wot?
FoD: Bird-wotchin'.
Dave: (moment of silence whilst this processed)
Dave: 'Ow can ye get in trahble fer bird-wotchin'?
FoD: Becoz, mate. If 'er boyfriend seez ye, then whuhoho, ye want to watch out, Dave.

There is a pause while Dave considers this information. I pick up the pace a bit.

Dave: 'Ow can ye get in trahble fer bird-wotchin'?
FoD: Whuhoho...
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[User Picture]From: danaid_luv
2007-06-26 19:59 (UTC)
*giggling* That's completely wonderful.

(Y'know, as long as there was no feeling of 'menacing', which, based on the script, doesn't appear to be)
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[User Picture]From: nanila
2007-06-26 21:08 (UTC)
No, there was no menace. There wasn't even creepy. They were just way too thick for me to take them seriously.
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[User Picture]From: sekl
2007-06-26 20:09 (UTC)
I wonder how many times they had that conversation.
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[User Picture]From: nanila
2007-06-26 21:09 (UTC)
I could still hear the occasional "Whuhoho..." behind me when I turned down my street.
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[User Picture]From: sadira42
2007-06-28 14:23 (UTC)
Oh man, as much as I hate street harassment, that anecdote is just too funny.
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[User Picture]From: nanila
2007-06-29 14:32 (UTC)
Yeah, I'm not usually fond of it either. I've had a couple of really scary experiences with it here, much worse than anything I ever got in the States. That may simply be because everybody walks so much here that you end up coming into contact with people that you would normally only glare at as they drove past in Cali.
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