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Postby Sprocket » October 29th, 2007, 9:59 am

For now, I suggest that each placename starts with the last letter of the previous one. That can be changed later if necessary.

Mumbai
Brendan Behan once went on a lecture tour of Canada. On his arrival, a reporter asked him why he'd come to Canada. Behan replied "I saw an advert that said 'Drink Canada Dry', and I thought 'I'll try anything once!'"
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Re: Around the World

Postby Pondero » October 29th, 2007, 3:32 pm

Ivanhoe ( In New South Wales)
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Re: Around the World

Postby floopowder » October 29th, 2007, 9:06 pm

Eastbourne (one of my least favourite places!)
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Re: Around the World

Postby Sweet Peace » October 30th, 2007, 5:10 am

Epping -also in NSW.
Where sin abounded, grace did much more abound.
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Re: Around the World

Postby gwinnie » October 30th, 2007, 7:47 am

's Gravenhage (another name for The Hague. The apostrophe +s is a contraction of "des," the old-fashioned form of "of the")
Prayer does not change God, but it changes him who prays. * Soren Kierkegaard
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Re: Around the World

Postby Sprocket » October 30th, 2007, 10:55 am

Ecclefechan (which sounds like a Glaswegian drunk swearing, but is actually a town in Scotland)
Brendan Behan once went on a lecture tour of Canada. On his arrival, a reporter asked him why he'd come to Canada. Behan replied "I saw an advert that said 'Drink Canada Dry', and I thought 'I'll try anything once!'"
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Re: Around the World

Postby sally » October 30th, 2007, 11:00 am

Nottingham (daughter wants to learn to deal drugs there)
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Re: Around the World

Postby Pondero » October 30th, 2007, 11:00 am

Manchester
“ignorance of the fact that man has a wounded nature inclined to evil gives rise to serious errors in the areas of education, politics, social action, and morals” (#407).
Catechism of the Catholic Church.
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Re: Around the World

Postby Sweet Peace » October 30th, 2007, 11:56 am

Richmond
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Re: Around the World

Postby gwinnie » October 30th, 2007, 9:15 pm

Durham
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