Noddy
Noddy

Toe Poking Bad Boy
Location: Lake District UK
Member Since: 25th Jul 2004
Total posts: 2865
Posted:i was playing rugby yesterday and broke my index and middle fingers!!
(also 2 toes but thats not important)
this means 6 weeks of no spinning frown
i need a surrogate hand

any offers?


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Bird
Bird

now available in "advanced"
Location: Cornwall
Member Since: 25th Aug 2003
Total posts: 6086
Posted:surely a fine opportunity to learn some 1 handed spinning!

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I know how you feel, I have a damaged tendon in my wrist - it doesn't look as if its ever going to heal! frown


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Pooh-Bah
Location: Southampton
Member Since: 3rd Aug 2004
Total posts: 1626
Posted:seriously try doing it with just your other fingers. As long as the strings don't hit your broken ones!

You never know... :nonexistant smiley that is doing something relating to injury-related sympathy:


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Pink...?
Pink...?

Mistress of Pink...Multicoloured
Location: Over There
Member Since: 6th Apr 2002
Total posts: 6140
Posted:hug Oh thats awful..

Like's been said earlier.. practise your one handed spinning?

Try 2 man poi.. Dunc and RosscoBossco have mastered the 2 man 5 beat.

Or master foot poi? ubbangel


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Lillie Frog
Lillie Frog

not a stranger
Location: wales
Member Since: 31st May 2004
Total posts: 558
Posted:I was carving bone the other day and ripped my hands apart on saw blades and a bastard file (no, really, that's what it's called)
Blood every where,
I can spin, it just stings when I wash up!


Eat when you're hungry
Sleep where it's dry
No one is ever what they seem
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Pooh-Bah
Location: Southampton
Member Since: 3rd Aug 2004
Total posts: 1626
Posted:Written by: Lillie Frog

I can spin, it just stings when I wash up!



You spin when you wash up? That's commitment wink


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Lillie Frog
Lillie Frog

not a stranger
Location: wales
Member Since: 31st May 2004
Total posts: 558
Posted:I spin all the time, don't you?
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Eat when you're hungry
Sleep where it's dry
No one is ever what they seem
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Pooh-Bah
Location: Southampton
Member Since: 3rd Aug 2004
Total posts: 1626
Posted:Funny you should mention that... sad as it may be, I got some buzzsaw practice in earlier sitting on the loo. I'm going to make some nice waterproof practise poi for the bath, too... I'll sit cross-legged sideways and do airwraps biggrin

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Lillie Frog
Lillie Frog

not a stranger
Location: wales
Member Since: 31st May 2004
Total posts: 558
Posted:That is dedication!
You deserve a round of applause.
clap bounce clap bounce2 clap bounce clap


Eat when you're hungry
Sleep where it's dry
No one is ever what they seem
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Pooh-Bah
Location: Southampton
Member Since: 3rd Aug 2004
Total posts: 1626
Posted:Edit - sorry, double post. Which means you should withdraw your round of applause. Except...
EDITED_BY: nearly_all_gone (1097946429)


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Pooh-Bah
Location: Southampton
Member Since: 3rd Aug 2004
Total posts: 1626
Posted:*bows* My photo's on the scrolling gallery! Wow! That's never happened before! biggrin biggrin biggrin

What a wonderful miracle if only we could look through each other's eyes for an instant.
Thoreau

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Lillie Frog
Lillie Frog

not a stranger
Location: wales
Member Since: 31st May 2004
Total posts: 558
Posted:That happend to me last night.
I looked up and there was my bird.
I was so chuffed.
Good, innit?


Eat when you're hungry
Sleep where it's dry
No one is ever what they seem
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Luminous Souls
Luminous Souls

newbie
Location: Austin, Texas, U.S.
Member Since: 25th Sep 2004
Total posts: 36
Posted:oh that's no fun! i hope the next 6 weeks goes by quickly! smile

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Noddy
Noddy

Toe Poking Bad Boy
Location: Lake District UK
Member Since: 25th Jul 2004
Total posts: 2865
Posted:1 of my pics came up 2day biggrin well impressed

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NOn
activist for HoPper liberation.
Location: ffidrac
Member Since: 23rd Jun 2004
Total posts: 1643
Posted:Argh!! of all the fingers you have, it had to be those two?! gutting.

Pink> there might be a problem with the foot poi, see: broken toes too

Maybe you could do one poi with your hand and the other with your foot? unless the broken bits are on the same side of your body, in which case that might not work at all... how did you even manage to do that, there's so many bones in between and they're alright??


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Lillie Frog
Lillie Frog

not a stranger
Location: wales
Member Since: 31st May 2004
Total posts: 558
Posted:Can people actually do 'foot poi'?
I tried but it made my whole leg ache, and I couldn't do anything but swing it in circles.
So, can any one actually do anything good like that?


Eat when you're hungry
Sleep where it's dry
No one is ever what they seem
Gabriel King - The Wild Road

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Noddy
Noddy

Toe Poking Bad Boy
Location: Lake District UK
Member Since: 25th Jul 2004
Total posts: 2865
Posted:i broke the fingers on my right hand and the toes on my left so il try 1 poi on my left hand and 1 on my right foot *lies on back and spins franticly in any direction* its fun biggrin

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Fire Bunny
Fire Bunny

veteran
Location: Now in the land of Oz
Member Since: 27th Nov 2003
Total posts: 1260
Posted:my boyfriend broke his hand when he was skating the other day (well more like 5 weeks ago) split the bone of his middle finger in his hand, and chiped a bone in the start of his wrist. owchys. hope your ok! hug he had to have 5 weeks off work and acc wouldnt pay him what they were supost to. hope you dont have the same problems!

spin with one hand! make up a new noddy way of spinning! ubbrollsmile


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But really - the jokes on us....

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Eera
old hand
Location: In a test pit, Mackay
Member Since: 29th May 2003
Total posts: 1107
Posted:I've seen a guy do a 3 beat weave with his feet. Most impressive.

He did smack himself in the nads though. That wasn't so impressive. Just slightly funny.


There is a slight possibility that I am not actually right all of the time.

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Fire Bunny
Fire Bunny

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Location: Now in the land of Oz
Member Since: 27th Nov 2003
Total posts: 1260
Posted:lol your in the wrong thread! you need "made me laugh"

What if we think the jokes on them,
But really - the jokes on us....

and also... i wuv Rougie *snuz*

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