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Hello, hello!

Postby lelek » 09 Dec 2009 01:50

I'm Lexi - new to the forum, not at all new to Frank Herbert's universe. I've been a fan since I read Dune for the first time when I was 11 (I was kind of a precocious kid and stole my dad's books a lot) and I'm now in my 20s and just as in love with the series as ever. I made an attempt at reading the BH/KJA authorized sub-par fanfiction back when House Harkonnen first came out, but I only made it through the House trilogy before losing my patience with it.

Nice to meet you all and I'm looking forward to perusing the forum properly!

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Postby trang » 09 Dec 2009 02:00

Well met and Welcome, grab a spice beer and join in the fun!
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Postby Eyes High » 09 Dec 2009 03:12

Welcome. Look forward to getting to know you better.
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Postby SandChigger » 09 Dec 2009 05:03

Achlan wasachlan fi sietchna! (Welcome and welcome to our sietch!) :D

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Postby inhuien » 09 Dec 2009 05:17

hihihi lelek :)

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Postby lotek » 09 Dec 2009 05:38

welcome welcome!

make yourself at ease you'll find a KJA free haven here

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Postby Seraphan » 09 Dec 2009 07:07

Welcome, twice welcome. :D
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Postby Apjak » 09 Dec 2009 10:47

Welcome to the future.
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Postby Tleszer » 09 Dec 2009 12:04

Welcome! :orcs-buttshake:
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Postby Serkanner » 09 Dec 2009 13:57

Welcome home!
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Postby DuneFishUK » 09 Dec 2009 14:18

Welcome! :)

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Postby lelek » 09 Dec 2009 16:34

Thanks for the welcome, everyone! This is probably the best forum I've joined in a long time, seriously. So many good topics to explore. :D

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Postby chanilover » 10 Dec 2009 18:43

Hi Lelek.
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Postby Freakzilla » 11 Dec 2009 11:57

Great to have you!

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Postby TheDukester » 11 Dec 2009 14:16

On behalf of the missing SandRider:

"Welcome. Your water is ours."
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