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Calamities are of two kinds: misfortunes to ourselves, and good fortune to others. Options
Daemon
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Calamities are of two kinds: misfortunes to ourselves, and good fortune to others.

Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)
raghd muhi al-deen
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with my pleasure
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"My good fortune is your misfortune, Plankton." Said Mr Krabs.
"Yeah. When sorrows come, they come not single spies, but in battalions." Crying like a baby said Plankton, adding after a while:
"Wipe off your shirt, there is a ketchup on it!"
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Daemon wrote:
Calamities are of two kinds: misfortunes to ourselves, and good fortune to others.

Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)


Yeah, and vice versa. I guess it is never ending cycle of life which we all inevitably must pass through...
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Daemon wrote:
Calamities are of two kinds: misfortunes to ourselves, and good fortune to others.

Ambrose Bierce (1842-1914)


Calamites are of two kinds: Ours and everybody else's.
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Not very nice to say that, though.
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