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Jul. 18th, 2005 @ 05:08 pm konya wa hurricane! (hurricane!) anata ni hurricane! (hurricane!)
Current Music: Bubblegum Crisis - Konya wa Hurricane
Playing System Shock 2 at 3am during the biggest fucking typhoon in decades (six on Taiwan's six-point typhoon scale) is quite an experience. There's nothing like sneaking around a seemingly empty shopping mall, the pistol quivering in your hands, waiting for the inevitable yet unpredictable alien ambush, while also sitting at a darkened dinner table at 3am listening to 140-mph winds pound at the two inches of glass separating you from the awesome sign-mangling, car-overturning, tree-uprooting might of Mother Nature. (Couldn't see anything because all the streetlights were blown out, but I saw the aftermath the next afternoon.) It's like pretending to be afraid while you're actually afraid!

At times like this I am very thankful for the inventor of the brick.
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From:oddtodd
Date:July 18th, 2005 12:44 pm (UTC)
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glad you are safe
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From:zenragethinker
Date:July 18th, 2005 03:54 pm (UTC)
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what todd said :)
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From:hatikvah_42
Date:July 18th, 2005 10:20 pm (UTC)
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Ditto. Sounds incredible though.
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From:erf_
Date:July 19th, 2005 11:14 am (UTC)
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Todd! I post on Dumbrella now! You should too!