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Paul Dixon  Identity Verified
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Feb 4, 2012

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I received this on Facebook, am sharing it with you.

DORMITORY - Rearranging the letters: DIRTY ROOM.
DESPERATION - Rearranging the letters: A ROPE ENDS IT.
THE EYES - Rearranging the letters: THEY SEE.
ASTRONOMER - Rearranging the letters: MOON STARER.
THE MORSE CODE - Rearranging the letters: HERE COME DOTS.
SLOT MACHINES - Rearranging the letters: CASH LOST IN ME.
ELECTION RESULTS - Rearranging the letters: LIES - LET'S RECOUNT.
SNOOZE ALARMS - Rearranging the letters: ALAS! NO MORE Z'S.
ELEVEN PLUS TWO - Rearranging the letters: TWELVE PLUS ONE.
MOTHER-IN-LAW - Rearranging the letters: WOMAN HITLER.

[Edited at 2012-02-04 19:21 GMT]


Inga Jokubauske  Identity Verified
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English to Lithuanian
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how cool is that! Feb 5, 2012



Sylvie Chartier  Identity Verified
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English to French
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I love it !!! Feb 5, 2012



Nicole Schnell  Identity Verified
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They are great! Feb 5, 2012

Thanks for posting, Paul! icon_smile.gificon_smile.gificon_smile.gif


mimi 254
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Cool! Feb 6, 2012

Thanks for sharing!:)


Mariusz Kuklinski  Identity Verified
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Beauty Feb 6, 2012



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