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**zetafunc.****Guest**

I'm not sure. I've never had one before, and would like to experience one at some point in my life, I just don't know if she is a good starting point.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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She is not from my point of view but that is a singular opinion. You have free will, it will be your choice.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

She says I can come any day I want, except Sunday.

**zetafunc.****Guest**

Says she's really excited to see me. Wonder what that could mean...

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hmmm, there you go analyzing. Could be genuine you know.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

Well, her precise wording was "I'm so excited". I guess she means the movie. But what I don't understand is why she is so excited about wanting to see a movie with me that she has seen a thousand times...

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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You could ask her? The answer will be interesting to you although it is much more revealing face to face.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

**I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.**

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

I will remember to ask her that, for sure. I do remember her saying that she instantly likes anyone really into maths. The main protagonist is a mathematician. Maybe there is more to this 'maths groupie' idea.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Of course there is. Opportunities abound, you just have to see them and exploit them.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

She said that before 5 PM, it'll be just me and her... and possibly her older brother but he is always in his room studying. Perfect.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Well what are you waiting for?

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

The term to end. If only it could come sooner...

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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You get home too late to drop by her place before then?

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

It is at least a 60-minute bus ride away and I have lots of work to do before the end of term. As much as I would like to -- it will have to wait.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Okay, then wait it will. That is a lot of traveling time.

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

I asked her why she is so excited to see the film. She said "I'm more excited to catch up with you to be honest ". Hmm.

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Sooeeee! Sure is dangerous to wait several days after a reply like that.

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

Something makes me wonder about the context of this situation. Perhaps she changed her relationship status on Facebook as soon as she realised I had made an account on her -- knowing that when I saw that she was single I'd start trying to meet with her again?

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Looks like the only problem will be if someone else moves in before you get there...

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

Next Monday is honestly the earliest I can go to meet her. I think it's unlikely that someone else will try to make a move (although it is possible). She's not at uni right now, and the only way is if her ex-BF were to call her or something...

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hopefully you are right.

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

I don't want to get my hopes up, though. Technically, she's rejected me twice already!

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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I would say that you rejected her first.

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

How come?

**bobbym****Administrator**- From: Bumpkinland
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When you did not follow up on the opportunities that she provided. I told you that is what they consider rejection.

**In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.**

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