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teacher_tim
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Message Posted: Jan 27, 2006 3:04:17 PM

It started with scenery and now has acquired a life of it's own...

from A to Z and over again..

list things you can see on Chuck's farm and a comment to explain if you want...

A- anthillEd's Farm near Chuck's (Chuck is more secretive than Ed)
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Message Posted: Mar 6, 2015 12:50:43 AM


"Gosh, it's all ruined now, on the floor. Let the animals have them", suggest Velma and Becky, laughing. "What's so funny? Those were our pies!", exclaims Yancy.
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Message Posted: Mar 5, 2015 11:32:11 PM

Flailing around, waving their arms to get more airflow were Eugene and Yancy.

"Did that pie taste alright to you?" asks Eugene.
"I'm still trying to put the fire out!" says Yancy.

Klancy and Xitty sat down and waited for the pies to cool.

[Edited by: mustang68scout at 3/5/2015 11:32:48 PM EST]
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Eugene bites into the very hot pie…”AAAAAaaa!!!”
—Just as Eugene bites into the pie, Velma yells: “EUGENE! Be careful! That pie is HOT!!”
—Eugene, mouth burned by the hot pie, sticks his tongue out & fans it, trying to cool it off … jumps when Velma yells … dropping the pie & biting his tongue!
—Eugene shrieks, claps his hands over his mouth (& tongue)
—Klancy dog & Xitty both dive for the dropped pie
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Message Posted: Mar 5, 2015 4:43:13 PM

Eugene bites into the very hot pie…”AAAAAaaa!!!”
—Just as Eugene bites into the pie, Velma yells: “EUGENE! Be careful! That pie is HOT!!”
—Eugene, mouth burned by the hot pie, sticks his tongue out & fans it, trying to cool it off … jumps when Velma yells … dropping the pie & biting his tongue!
—Eugene shrieks, claps his hands over his mouth (& tongue)
—Klancy dog & Xitty both dive for the dropped pie
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Message Posted: Mar 5, 2015 1:15:36 AM


"Doesn't that aroma just make your mouth water?", asks Eugene.
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Message Posted: Mar 4, 2015 4:05:22 PM

“Come on Yancy”, Eugene hollers. “The pie is done! I claim the first piece!”
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Message Posted: Mar 4, 2015 2:48:39 AM


"Bzzzzzzz", the timer on the oven wakes everyone up. A strange but wonderful smell fills the house. "Pies are done!", everyone exclaims.
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Message Posted: Mar 3, 2015 11:21:47 PM

All was quiet in the kitchen, waiting for the pies to cook.
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Message Posted: Mar 3, 2015 8:31:49 PM


"Zzzzzzzz. Zzzzzzzzz."

Chuck and Eugene are still fast asleep.
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Message Posted: Mar 2, 2015 11:38:20 PM

Yancy was now waking up from his nap. "Did somebody say pie?" he asked.
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Message Posted: Mar 2, 2015 2:22:37 AM


Xitty has been watching and listening to all the goings-on in the kitchen. She walks over to Becky and rubs her leg, purring. "I think Xitty approves", says Velma.
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Message Posted: Mar 1, 2015 11:04:24 PM

"Well, the boys will be surprised!" said Velma.
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Message Posted: Feb 28, 2015 11:31:32 PM

Velma suggested, "We make a pie for the boys and another pie for Klancy and Xitty."

"Both still get their treats!" said Becky.
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Message Posted: Feb 27, 2015 10:41:23 PM


"Ummmm, that's right. We better skip the spicy stuff! Thanks for thinking of that", says Becky.
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Message Posted: Feb 27, 2015 2:14:42 PM

“That’s great for the boys,” Velma comments, “but what about Klancy & Xitty?”
—Becky: “Xitty is such a sweetie, Klancy too. But they don’t like hot stuff!”
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Message Posted: Feb 27, 2015 12:06:31 AM

"Say, what do we add for spices?" asked Velma.
"Tabasco and hot peppers for the boys!" says Becky.
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2015 4:23:20 AM


"Really don't want to undercook these Velma. Let them wait!", says Becky.
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Message Posted: Feb 26, 2015 12:21:43 AM

"Quick, get them out of the oven!" says Velma.
"They aren't quite done!" says Becky.

The demands were still coming in from the living room.
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Message Posted: Feb 25, 2015 6:42:27 PM

“PIE! I WANT PIE!” Yancy is getting impatient
—“PIE!! WE WANT PIE!!!” Chuck & Eugene echo Yancy
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Message Posted: Feb 24, 2015 11:51:24 PM

"Oh, it says right here, 'lungs'," says Becky.
"But we don't have any!" says Velma.
"Where's the pies?" asks Chuck sleepily.
"I guess we go without!" says Becky. "Get those pies in the oven!"
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"No lungs! We don't keep chicken the lungs when we butcher them", says Velma. "Think it'll be Okay without them?", she asks.
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Message Posted: Feb 23, 2015 11:37:10 PM

"Might as well give it a try!" said Becky. "After all, we're halfway there!"
"It's only the heart, liver and lungs and onion and oatmeal," said Becky, reading from a recipe book.
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Message Posted: Feb 23, 2015 5:22:06 PM

“Lord have mercy!” Velma exclaims suddenly, “This is beginning to sound a bit like Haggis!”
—Becky, confused: “Haggis?? What’s that?”
—Velma, trying to remember: “Well, it has the liver, lungs, heart, probably all of the organs of a sheep, oatmeal, & I don’t recall what else…all stuffed in the sheep’s stomach.”
—“Eeeuuuu!!” Becky interrupts … then with a smile: “Klancy & Xitty will love it!”
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Message Posted: Feb 22, 2015 11:23:27 PM

"Klancy likes them too!" says Becky. "I watched him following Xitty."
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"Just don't forget to throw some anchovies in the pie for Xitty", says Velma. "Remember how she went crazy last time Eugene was picking them out of his antipasto salad and feeding them to her? Anchovies are like Xitty's version of catnip!", she continues.


[Edited by: Bill G. at 2/22/2015 2:28:29 PM EST]
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"I think they are going to be pleasantly surprised by the pie!" said Becky.
"The boys or the animals?" asked Velma.
"All of them!" said Becky.
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"Hearts and gizzards too?", asked Velma. They had killed several chickens that week and usually kept the guts to use as dog treats. "Yeah, throw those in the blender too!"
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Message Posted: Feb 20, 2015 11:59:57 PM

"Good gracious, yes!" said Becky.

Now she was getting out the blender and the liver.
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“For Heaven’s sake!” Velma mutters, “They don’t know what they’re asking for!”
—Becky giggles: “Let’s give it to them anyway! Can you imagine their expressions when they take a bite!!”
—Velma, smirking: “Do you think they want it with a dollop of whipped cream on top???!!!”
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Message Posted: Feb 19, 2015 11:48:37 PM

Eugene was slowly waking up too.

"I'll have the next piece!" he said sleepily.
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Message Posted: Feb 19, 2015 3:49:49 PM

“Dear?” Yancy calls from the front room, sweet talking Velma, “Do you have any more pie?”
—Velma, calls back with a twinkle in her eye: “We’re deciding what pie to make next.”
—Chuck: “Save a big piece for me!”
—Becky, eyes large, covers her mouth with both hands to stifle a chuckle
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"Course I do!" says Velma.
She consulted her very large binder full of recipes.
"I have a recipe for liver pie for people and liver pie for pets!"
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Message Posted: Feb 18, 2015 5:30:08 PM

“But what would be their favorite pie?” Becky asks
—“W…e…l…l…” Velma ponders, “I wouldn’t want it, but I’m sure they’d love a liver pie.”
—“YUCK!!!” Becky starts to turn green, “Do you have a recipe for a liver pie?”
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Message Posted: Feb 18, 2015 1:14:56 AM


"Apples too, if I recall correctly", says Velma. "Why don't we make little pet-pies for Xitty and Klancy?", she asks.
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Message Posted: Feb 18, 2015 12:18:33 AM

"Zowie!" yells Becky, "Xitty likes to eat fruit, especially peaches!"
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Message Posted: Feb 17, 2015 8:47:44 AM

"You don't see THAT everyday!" agreed Velma.
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Xitty, who had been lurking around the kitchen all day, jumps up on the counter and starts eating some pie dough scraps. Becky is both shocked, and amazed. "Velma, come here and look at Xitty!"
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Message Posted: Feb 16, 2015 11:39:54 PM

"Well, on to more pies!" says Becky.
"Should be easy, now," says Velma. "Everyone is now sleeping in the living room!"

"It is noon and it has already been a long day!" adds Becky.
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Message Posted: Feb 15, 2015 11:51:22 PM

"Very good point, Becky," said Velma.
"Those special pies will be quite safe in the dryer!"
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Message Posted: Feb 14, 2015 11:08:51 PM

"Unless Chuck fixed it," said Velma, smiling.

"Chuck is usually a few weeks behind on household chores," said Becky.
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Message Posted: Feb 14, 2015 7:58:58 AM


"The dryer is broken. Don't you remember?", asks Becky.
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Message Posted: Feb 14, 2015 12:10:03 AM

"Suppose someone wants to wash their dirty clothes from the cave!" states Chuck. "Then what happens to my pie?"
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Message Posted: Feb 13, 2015 5:05:40 PM

“Right!!” Chuck grumps
—Becky, with a smile: “Chuck … I hid your favorite pie so no one can find it. The whole pie will be waiting for you.”
—Chuck, doubtful: “Where did you hide it?”
—Becky: “In the dryer.”
—Chuck: “The dryer!!!???”
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Message Posted: Feb 12, 2015 11:59:17 PM

Quickly Chuck started herding cows. He knew he would never get Klancy or Eugene back while there were pies to be eaten.

"Here I am cleaning up and finishing something someone else started!" said Chuck.

"Yeah, right!" exclaimed Becky.
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Message Posted: Feb 12, 2015 2:50:26 PM

“PIES!!!” Eugene yells as he runs toward the house
—“Pies??!” Chuck asks Velma, “What kind of pies?”
—“Peach Cobbler, Blackberry Cobbler and Pumpkin Pecan Pie” Velma answers
—“Ruff!” Klancy likes pie too & quickly trotts to the house
—Chuck: “Klancy, get back here, right now! Bad dog!”
—Chuck, running after Klancy: “Klancy!!! No pie until the cows are all herded into the pen!! Klancy, do you hear me!!”
—Velma mutters to herself: “Lots of luck, Chuck! Klancy knows Eugene is a soft touch!”
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Message Posted: Feb 12, 2015 12:36:34 AM

"OK, Chuck," said Eugene. I have the gate open.
Klancy had rounded them up and was heading them for the gate.

Velma came around saying she had pies in the oven.

Eugene, hear pies took off at a run for the house.
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Message Posted: Feb 11, 2015 6:40:28 PM

“Now, Klancy!” Chuck yells, “Round’em up and head’em out! That’s a good dog!!”
—Chuck: “Quick, Eugene! Open the gate! Klancy’ll have those herded down here in a jiffy!”
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Message Posted: Feb 11, 2015 12:36:34 PM

"moo, moo, moo..." The cows are running all over the place.
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Message Posted: Feb 10, 2015 11:07:17 PM

"Love you too, dear," says Velma to Yancy, "still keep your fingers out of the pie dough! We are sharing with everyone!"

Velma was now making pies for a gathering crowd in Chuck's living room.
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“Keep your fingers out of the out of the pie dough!” Velma hollers at Yancy
—“But Velma, honey, you make the best pie dough!” Yancy sweet talks Velma
—“Get your slimy tongue out of the milk pail!” Chuck hollers at Klancy Dog
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Message Posted: Feb 9, 2015 11:44:50 PM

"Jeez, Eugene, better get your ears checked too!" says Chuck.
"Hippopotamus is an animal, Ignoramus is you!"
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