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TinklePants
GOLD Member since Jul 2005

TinklePants

Clique Infiltrator, Cunning Linguist and Master Debator
Location: Edinburgh burgh burrrrrr, Unit...

Total posts: 4217
Posted:Ok so I was messing around with my guitar last night and I wrote a song to go with some chords I put together a few years ago.

I may do a video singing it but I'm way too shy, so here are the lyrics...



Viva la HoP (or Ode to Malcolm)

Written By Tammie Rees - copyright 2005 (lol)





The HoPper code

Is a learner code,

Thats what they all say,

Inspired spinning

Gets us all grinning,

Oh, how we love to play.



Bridge

With spinny toys

For girls and Boys

And lots of fire too,

Fuel and steel

Have great appeal

Because spinning is what we do.



Chorus

Malcolm, youre the man

You do all that you can

To make Home of Poi a wonderful place,

Youve encouraged folk

To spin and toke

In a field with plenty of space





We take pride

When floor and poi collide,

Its all a learners curve,

Which will never stop

Though poi and staff may drop

'Cause spinning fire takes some nerve



Bridge

With spinny toys

For girls and Boys

And lots of fire too,

Fuel and steel

Have great appeal

Because spinning is what we do.



Chorus

Malcolm, youre the man

You do all that you can

To make Home of Poi a wonderful place,

Youve encouraged folk

To spin and toke

In a field with plenty of space





With weaves and fountains

As tall as mountains

And plenty of tangles galore,

Hyperloops and atomics

Are just supersonic

I cant help it wanting more.



Bridge

With spinny toys

For girls and Boys

And lots of fire too,

Fuel and steel

Have great appeal

Because spinning is what we do.



Chorus

Malcolm, youre the man

You do all that you can

To make Home of Poi a wonderful place,

Youve encouraged folk

To spin and toke

In a field with plenty of space





The most friendly place

In cyberspace

Bringing people from all over, together,

We may frown

When the server is down

'Cause we want this site to live forever!



Bridge

With spinny toys

For girls and Boys

And lots of fire too,

Fuel and steel

Have great appeal

Because spinning is what we do.



Chorus

Malcolm, youre the man

You do all that you can

To make Home of Poi a wonderful place,

Youve encouraged folk

To spin and toke

In a field with plenty of space

In a field with plenty of space

In a field with plenty of space





Thank you

*bows* ubblol


Always use "so's your face" and "only on Tuesdays" in as many conversations possible

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Boo_Bunny
BRONZE Member since Mar 2005

Boo_Bunny

Sparkely arty Mormon rainbow fairy
Location: infront of you, United Kingdom

Total posts: 933
Posted:*applause* Well done Tink!

Malcom, you are indeed the man hug


Property of Fine_Rabid_Dog

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Doc Lightning
GOLD Member since May 2001

Doc Lightning

HOP Mad Doctor
Location: San Francisco, CA, USA

Total posts: 13920
Posted:Tink, your point is well-taken.

But honey? You need less free time. biggrin


-Mike )'(
Certified Mad Doctor and HoP High Priest of Nutella

"A buckuht 'n a hooze!" -Valura

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TinklePants
GOLD Member since Jul 2005

TinklePants

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Location: Edinburgh burgh burrrrrr, Unit...

Total posts: 4217
Posted:Doc - I can't help it though!
Plus i'm a lyrical genius biggrin
Kinda...


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DragonFury
BRONZE Member since Mar 2005

Draco Iracundia
Location: Adelaide, Australia

Total posts: 784
Posted:i want to hear it played!!! biggrin

Do we sleep when we die?

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TinklePants
GOLD Member since Jul 2005

TinklePants

Clique Infiltrator, Cunning Linguist and Master Debator
Location: Edinburgh burgh burrrrrr, Unit...

Total posts: 4217
Posted:I may do a vid later lol

Always use "so's your face" and "only on Tuesdays" in as many conversations possible

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thelost
SILVER Member since Aug 2005

thelost

mmm...i feel all warm and fuzzy... 'no dude, that's your hair on fire'
Location: Birmingham, Australia

Total posts: 355
Posted:Written by: TinklePants

I may do a video singing it but I'm way too shy



Yet a little while ago you managed to film yourself in that freaky Tweenies video?!... umm

ubblol


It's better to burn out than to fade away

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TinklePants
GOLD Member since Jul 2005

TinklePants

Clique Infiltrator, Cunning Linguist and Master Debator
Location: Edinburgh burgh burrrrrr, Unit...

Total posts: 4217
Posted:Yeah but....
i was....
that was just...
I've never played in front an audience before redface
I'll look into it tomorrow.
Maybe...


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JonnyRok
BRONZE Member since May 2005

JonnyRok

Look! I'm Darth Bunny!
Location: Sunny South Africa

Total posts: 446
Posted:clap clap clap very nice!

Do what you want coz a pirate is free,
You are a pirate!
Yo ho fiddle dee dee, being a pirate is alright to be,
Do what you want coz a pirate is free,
You are a pirate!

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the_poier
SILVER Member since Jul 2005

the 1337 poier
Location: england

Total posts: 346
Posted:brilliant!...shouldnt it be a wonderfull place in cyberspace? as apposed to a wonderfull space in cyberspace....

ive got a fuzzbox and im not afraid to use it
R.I.P. gayfest

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linden rathen
GOLD Member since Mar 2005

linden rathen

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: London, UK

Total posts: 6942
Posted:woot go tink smile thats really good but im with mike

you have too much free time tongue

hug


back

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Sakura_Moon


Sakura_Moon

Hop's Kitten Jester.
Location: Wonderland igloo, Vic, Austral...

Total posts: 1803
Posted:*claps an sings along*

.:Pink Exocutioner:.

I am Jack's Raging Bile Duct...

Loving you from the deepest part of my loins.


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TinklePants
GOLD Member since Jul 2005

TinklePants

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Posted:Written by: 1337_poier

brilliant!...shouldnt it be a wonderfull place in cyberspace? as apposed to a wonderfull space in cyberspace....


was that not what I wrote? oops *goes to edit it* lol... oh but when u end a word with a -ful it should not have 2 L's...


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flash fire
BRONZE Member since Jan 2001

flash fire

Sporadically Prodigal
Location: Sydney, NSW, Australia

Total posts: 2758
Posted:Cool! smile

HoP Posting Guidelines
Is it the Truth?
Is it Fair to all concerned?
Will it build Goodwill and Better Friendships?
Will it be Beneficial to all concerned?
If you can answer YES to these 4 questions then you may post a reply.

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LazyAngel
GOLD Member since Jul 2004

LazyAngel

Carpal \'Tunnel
Location: Cambridge UK

Total posts: 2895
Posted:clap *standing ovation*

Because ActiveAngel sounds like a feminine deodorant

Like sex, I'm much more interesting in real life than online.

'Be the change you want to see in the world around you' - Ghandi

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Mynci
BRONZE Member since Apr 2005

Mynci

Macaque of all trades
Location: wombling free..., United Kingd...

Total posts: 8737
Posted:Well done tam wink

A couple of balls short of a full cascade... or maybe a few cards short of a deck... we'll see how this all fans out.

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Fine_Rabid_Dog


Internet Hate Machine
Location: They seek him here, they seek ...

Total posts: 10530
Posted:Get a job!

*shakes fist*


The existance of flamethrowers says that someone, somewhere, at sometime said "I need to set that thing on fire, but it's too far away."

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TinklePants
GOLD Member since Jul 2005

TinklePants

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Location: Edinburgh burgh burrrrrr, Unit...

Total posts: 4217
Posted:I'm a musician. kinda...

Always use "so's your face" and "only on Tuesdays" in as many conversations possible

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