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Old 5th September 2019, 12:32 PM   #21
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Originally Posted by Robin View Post

The woman was, I assume, a waking dream.
I woke up once as a kid with some troll/smurf/gnome like little fellow on the floor beside my bed.

As soon as I was struck by the weirdness of it, I had the thought "I have to still be a little bit asleep. That can't be real" and...poof! It disappeared.
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