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Post time 2006-12-16 11:32:57 |Display all floors
Yes, if security strength is one of the most important aspects in a system.
I am familiar with SSL, do you know it?
Love you, too.
No pains, no gains. My name is andreas Zhang.

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Post time 2006-12-16 12:10:12 |Display all floors
Skipper, I buy another book named "The sound and the fury" of William Faulkner.
I think it is a better way to note on the book, and I can't do this if it is a borrowed book. :)
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Post time 2006-12-16 15:25:39 |Display all floors
Yes, skipper. I agree with you.
I have some questions.
1. A pencil behind his ear means what? A pencil  is clipped to ear?
2. Time I get done over this here tub I be too tired to lift my hand to do nothing. What does this sentence mean?
3. Caddy smelled like trees and like when she says we were asleep. Smell like trees means what? (Caddy is a person's name)
:)
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Post time 2006-12-16 21:45:52 |Display all floors

what are we gonna do w/o skipper...

Originally posted by skipper at 2006-12-16 09:41 PM
"A pencil behind his ear"
In a figurative sense it means that the person is taking mental notes carefully.
It comes from the old stereotype of journalists who put the pencil behind the  ...

skipper--you're working way too hard at this forum, also a non-profits one too!
i'm not saying but admiring your charity contribution here.  good morning & good day to you, sir!

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Post time 2006-12-16 22:01:22 |Display all floors

don't do anything that i'd not do...

Originally posted by skipper at 2006-12-16 09:52 PM
Peter,this is my vacation. Soon I will disappear.
I am really pleased to find so many dedicated students bent on learning.
My two cents of contribution.
Good day my friend.

skipper--enjoy your vaca with your family & don't forget to shout out to your homies esp. the one in NY...you know what i'm talking 'bout!
miss ya'  pj tran

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Post time 2006-12-17 10:33:29 |Display all floors

Reply #123 Skipper's post

Skipper, enjoy your vaca with your family. :)
I think I can guess what these sentences mean.
He is a person with serious face. But his inner heart is still full of liveliness. But I don't know which danced.

Rewrite: Sentence one
He listened attentively while moving back and forth in the room, with a pencil behind his ear which is dancing on its own and betraying his serious face.
He listened attentively while moving back and forth in the room, with a pencil which is dancing on its own and betraying his serious face behind his ear.

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In the sentence one, if I want to describe that pencil danced, I don't know how to correct this sentence.
Whether sentence two is a better answer.
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Sentence two
He listened attentively while moving back and forth in the room, with a pencil behind his ear and the pencil was dancing on its own and betraying his serious face
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Post time 2006-12-17 23:15:27 |Display all floors
Yes, I will. Skipper, thanks a lot.
Best wishes. :)
When can I meet you again?
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