Those wee things that come off trees, float in the air and then get in your eye (protest thread)

I can’t stand them, we should get rid of them. I’ve one in my eye for over 30 minutes now.

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Bird shit?

that comes from birds, not trees (as far as I know)

Chill out, Attenborough

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is this tree pollen? my eyes have been fucked this past fortnight.

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think they’re called leaves lol

I’ve kind of lost the intuitive sense of English spelling with certain words and sounds after all these years in Sweden.

In particular with single/double consonants. In Swedish the double consonant means the preceding vowel sound is short and a single consonant means the preceding vowel sound is long. Weird cognitive dissonance when looking at a word like ‘caterpillar’

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You mean birds?


I’m not entirely sure what they are, I think that they’re too big to be pollen.

It’s basically tree spunk.

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Useless flappy twats.

Had one in my hair the other day so I agree, get rid of 'em

It’s finally out by the way but I’m just about to go out to get lunch and I bet I get another in there.

I said birds too

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