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Selfie

By barbarahirst
Look well and you shall see me....
if not the Leeds Library word of the day probably best describes me at the moment......TongueTongueTongue

The library staff find a new word every day and place it outside the library.
One of the reasons I decided to join the library.
It always makes me smile.....and of course I have to try and use it.
The golden frame today is just for me!Wink

So happy people liked my rather pretty mandriola
With special thanks to helenlinda, HobbitDave & ddolfelin for their wonderful user awards....
nice treat when I returned from hospital.

Tags: Words Photo journalism Street life Humour and fun

Voters: CarolG, ddolfelin, doverpic and 44 more

Comments


CarolG 13 199 20 Greece
8 May 2016 8:10AM
You learn something every day, Barbs Smile
ddolfelin Plus
8 103 3 Wales
8 May 2016 8:19AM
All these years I've been using that word to describe Parliamentary debate.

You look very fetching in a gold frame, Barbara.
ken j. 17 374
8 May 2016 8:24AM
Haha.....all these years and now I know what it's called...Smile
Nice spotting.
8 May 2016 8:37AM
Well spotted Barbara,
Fred.
mrswoolybill Plus
13 2.3k 2265 United Kingdom
8 May 2016 8:47AM
Well that's one that I should find a use for easily enough.
DeSilver Plus
13 14 12 England
8 May 2016 9:06AM
Ha! Ha! Barbara, You do learn something everyday. Today I have learnt that the people of Leeds area are far more educational advanced than I would have believed. Around here where I live they would have just put up a sign says Fart and people would have thought it was an instruction. Blush Blush 😉 😜


David
nonur 11 18 13 Turkey
8 May 2016 9:28AM
Luxuriously framed super image and great fun. Getting a hint from Moira, I must say that at present I have so many occasions to use it many times every day in this country of ours, Barbara, and I think I should thank you for it with a UA.
ColleenA Plus
8 456 7 Australia
8 May 2016 9:43AM
Quite a tongue twister to explain the propulsion of gas through the the intestines Grin
8 May 2016 9:53AM
Well well, so that's what the noise is....now I know Wink Great word for the day, and neat idea for a picture, Barbs.

Dave Wink
RonnieAG Plus
10 154 119 Scotland
8 May 2016 10:02AM
I knew this word from my background although it was usually seen in it's plural form 'borborygmi'.
What a good idea on the part of the library although I wonder how many actually will view it, never mind pay attention.
R.
8 May 2016 10:23AM
Fabulous image
8 May 2016 10:30AM
I like Ronnie's plural, Barbara - it would make a good name for a flower.

RichardSmile
mistere Plus
7 6 4 England
8 May 2016 11:15AM
What a wonderful word, I wonder if Winnie the Pooh ever had
a borborygm in his Tumbly. SmileSmile

Hum dum de dum, hum dum de dum
I'm so rumbly in my tumbly
Time to munch an early luncheon.

Dave.

8 May 2016 11:27AM
HI dear
As a "real" selfie it's not very good, but that is what you must feel right now I think.
But you humour is stil great. And that's the spirit.
Although I never heard of that word (but hé I'm from the Lowlands where they use other words you too can't pronounced) we have the same feelings. Must have something to do with our ancestors I guess.
And of course you should be framed in a Golden Frame, not only today.
Take care dear, I hope you can enjoy the sunshine today as we can
The Ladies wants sunshine all over their body but I'm firm so NO just wear your bikini's and I wear my socks.
SmileSmileSmileSmileSmile
"S"
8 May 2016 11:45AM
it looks and sounds like my grumbling gut Barbara what a great idea and lot of fun as well

GrahmGrinGrinGrinGrin
Nikonuser1 Plus
8 165 16 United Kingdom
8 May 2016 1:20PM
Great Barbara, and I can see you!!!!GrinGrinGrinGrin

Cliff
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 16 England
8 May 2016 1:26PM
Well, that's a new word I've learnt!! Grin A most worthy frame for your selfie, Barbs Wink
Trev Smile
Good to learn a new word, great selfie too and nicely framed.
Carol
Chinga Plus
9 3 2 United Kingdom
8 May 2016 1:40PM
Happy to be 30th here...
This is very good Barbs...
Isabel
8 May 2016 2:04PM
Sounds like more than another Word will be passing by Barb's Grin Great selfie too.

John Smile
capto Plus
8 6.4k 20 United Kingdom
8 May 2016 2:45PM
What a wonderful word, I'll certainly use it when I have learnt to pronounce it.Smile

ivor
Mollycat Plus
7 21 2 United Kingdom
8 May 2016 3:23PM
Learn something new every day. Let me know who framed you....... And I'll get him for you.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
vivdy 9 2 United Kingdom
8 May 2016 3:52PM
What a wonderful word , must try and use it in general conversation ....thanks for the smile . Viv
netta1234 8 382 2 Wales
8 May 2016 4:10PM
I can see youWink
NettaSmile
Rende 13 38 4 Netherlands
8 May 2016 5:47PM
So a hungry aboriginal African would be a borborygmipygmy ? Smile
Rende
Lillian Plus
11 23 17 United Kingdom
8 May 2016 7:37PM
Just loved reading the comments Barbara
A great image and how interesting that you get a change each day
8 May 2016 8:09PM
Its a wonderful word Barbs, I loved the flying visit to the library too.


Just catching up now with yesterdays photos too.


Patty x:Smile
Great image, Barbara. Yes, can see youSmileSmile
An exciting word enters our lexicon.
Thanks for sharing SmileSmile
Fred
TanyaH Plus
17 1.3k 409 United Kingdom
9 May 2016 12:29PM
Cor, just imagine if this sign was displayed in ... well, let's just say some 'other' areas of the country ... it'd be more like "Oi bruv, I fink I got me one of them borborygm fings, innit?!"

Grin
10 May 2016 10:38AM
What a great image, Barbara.
BRITCHIE

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