Father Barnabas 'THe dollar is worth less than a pound.
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AbigailPortia was for 3 weeks
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Nanasmo ABIGAIL Nice. What was the weather like?
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exlirrbob I always wanted to visit England now in not so sure
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CajunCatholic2 well he left
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Father Barnabas It takes about $1.23 to buy one British Pound Sterling.
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Nanasmo FATHER BARNABAS Thank you. So he'd be getting a bargain more or less. :-)
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locksley69 Abi ... you said the pound is worth 80 cents, right? Or is Fr Barn right?
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CajunCatholic2 Abigail wanna come here and warm up its close to 90 degrees today
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AbigailPortia Im warm now
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GoddessHecate I have been backing up my fellow Christians on Twitter lately. Such a shame they are getting hate for what they believe in.
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AbigailPortia Yes Locks
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AbigailPortia That's what it was yesterday
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locksley69 Abi .. it was an either or question ... yes is not the answer .. LOL
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CajunCatholic2 Hecate im on twitter too im NCLACAZE1976
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Father Barnabas Nans it is a bargain for the British to come here and shop, but a disadvantage for us to go to England and shop.
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Nanasmo FATHER BARNABAS so I was wondering what it cost an Englishman to buy an American dollar.
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exlirrbob I went to montreal years ago and a dollar was worth about 1/3 more than there money at the time. I went to an expos baseball game, and bought tickets from a scalper. They were 20 bucks apiece... I said is it ok if I pay in American money? his eyes lit up
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exlirrbob and he said ok
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Father Barnabas About 83 cents.
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CajunCatholic2 opps its NCLaCaze1976
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exlirrbob so I payed 1/3 more essentially
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Nanasmo FATHER BARNABAS Thank you!!
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exlirrbob was still 20 to me
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Father Barnabas Today it is 0.80, but don't for get there are exchange rate fees!
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AbigailPortia Corona, I went to Kinsale in Ireland....sort of close to you
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locksley69 For over 150 years the Pound was worth $5. After FDR took us off the gold standard the ratio has continued to diminish. When I visited London 40 yrs ago the Pound was worth about $2
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corona345 oooh very nice , nice time?
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Nanasmo EXLIRR Thank you - your post re the tickets also helped clear up my confusion.
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GoddessHecate I will be back later. Nice to see you all again
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Father Barnabas God bless, Hecate.
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AbigailPortia Yes it was lovely. Saw St Patrick's resting place
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locksley69 Did you kiss the Blarney Stone, Abi?
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AbigailPortia Not something I had interest in.
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Father Barnabas Lesgfhtoore welcome.
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Father Barnabas Les please respond.
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exlirrbob Patrick isn't really a Saint with a capital S, having never been officially canonized by Rome. And Patrick couldn't have driven the snakes out of Ireland because there were never any snakes there to begin with
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exlirrbob but stories are nice I suppose
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badmouth the saints perform miracles
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Father Barnabas Les this room is not for inappropriate trolling, please respond or you will be removed.
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locksley69 bob ... local bishops canonized saints until the 900s when the pope ruled that he alone wd do it
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badmouth it has to be prof=ven by many miracles in order to be saints
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dashace50 I always assumed the snakes were the Druids.
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Father Barnabas removed lesgfhtyoore from the room
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dashace50 Hello all
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Father Barnabas I always assumed they were the lawyers. <GRIN>
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dashace50 Howdy Peter
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dashace50 Lol Father
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dashace50 Howdy Abi
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Father Barnabas There that should cover it.
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Father Barnabas THere, see?
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AbigailPortia Ive missed that, Father
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locksley69 Dash .. you really must see the movie "St Patrick, the Irish Legend" - great special effects. As soon as he steps onto the Irish coast, he plunges his crozier into the sand and snakes rise up and enter the sea
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dashace50 Couple died just before being married. At the heavenly gates they requested a wedding. St. Peter said we don't have marriage in heaven, but was touched by thier love and said "let me see"
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Father Barnabas Peter comes and goes more often than a sneeze during hay-fever season.
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locksley69 Patric Bergin played the saint .. lotsa fun
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locksley69 rofl Fr Barn .. amen
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badmouth lol fr b
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CajunCatholic2 lol Father
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exlirrbob Roger Moore is the saint as far as I am concerned.. just as Sean Connery is James Bond, and William Shatner is Kirk
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dashace50 He returned a week later and said " it took some doing but we can pull it off. By then tgey had thought " well if it doesn't work can we get divorced?" St. Peter blew his top.
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CajunCatholic2 i noticed he is so quick in and out
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dashace50 " it took me a WEEK to find a Priest. How will I get two lawyers and a Judge up here?
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Father Barnabas Good one, Dash.
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locksley69 arf arf arf, dash
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AbigailPortia Okay, off to have something to eat. Have a pleasant day everyone.
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Father Barnabas Abigail it was a pleasure to see you again.
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dashace50 By Abi!
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exlirrbob if I told that joke I would be booted
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locksley69 eat good Abi
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locksley69 bob, only cuz you cdn't tell it as well
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CajunCatholic2 i had a banana lil while ago
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exlirrbob typing is typing
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dashace50 Exlirr Ok I will boot myself.
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locksley69 timing is timing
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Nanasmo dashace lol
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dashace50 Later all
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CajunCatholic2 later dash
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Father Barnabas Dash take care.
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