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So the devil is here tempting you. What has he in his hand?

(96 Posts)
Mydollymolly Tue 05-Mar-19 15:53:52

Nothing.
I did ask my boss if I could give up work for 40 days of lent. His answer wasn't very Christian like I must say.

Stabbitha Tue 05-Mar-19 15:50:45

Spending money

TemporaryPermanent Tue 05-Mar-19 15:48:37

Restraint and maturity. Just messaged another hot looking guy off TopShags.com* because I feel like some attention.

*name changed to protect my blushes

FriarTuck Tue 05-Mar-19 15:45:26

Calories. I'm counting from tomorrow.

bellinisurge Tue 05-Mar-19 15:40:45

I figured I could offer my dismay at Brexit up to Jesus to cover it. I'm a Catholic- we fudge it after a bit .

Nesssie Tue 05-Mar-19 15:40:44

Takeaways/buying lunch out. Going to try and make health pack lunches and save money.

BlueMerchant Tue 05-Mar-19 15:34:29

Over-thinking

bellinisurge Tue 05-Mar-19 15:32:32

Class A drugs and scuba diving.

edwinbear Tue 05-Mar-19 15:31:01

Alcohol - do it most years and always feel great for it.

9 yr old DS is giving up school apparently and DD (7) is giving up the IPad.....hmm

Atalune Tue 05-Mar-19 15:29:51

Crisps.

UtterlyUnimaginativeUsername Tue 05-Mar-19 15:27:06

Chocolate. Nothing to do with Lent though, I'm an atheist; it's because I'm on a LCHF diet.

Litluts Tue 05-Mar-19 15:09:24

Heathens.

Crunchymum Tue 05-Mar-19 15:00:04

Rioja and Kettle Chips.

BaronessBomburst Tue 05-Mar-19 14:59:10

Nothing, but my work colleagues and several friends have all commented that I have no resistance to cheese.

scaryteacher Tue 05-Mar-19 14:58:28

Ironing.

I might try to give up chocolate, but they sell such lovely little Easter eggs loose here in Belgium, and I've just bought a shed load of chocolate back from Vienna.....

nrpmum Tue 05-Mar-19 14:55:47

Nothing here too, don't believe in that bollacks

Hushnownobodycares Tue 05-Mar-19 14:53:39

Nothing.

Ex church goer and been conned into giving up enough of life's pleasures to cover a lifetime's worth of Lents.

ShirleyPhallus Tue 05-Mar-19 14:51:12

Thinking about alcohol

Anyone done this?

AnneLovesGilbert Tue 05-Mar-19 14:50:20

*and!

AnneLovesGilbert Tue 05-Mar-19 14:50:10

Cambazola has Pinot noir

Litluts Tue 05-Mar-19 14:29:31

Whatever it is, you better eat it quick, as it's the last you'll see of it for 40 days and 40 nights.

What are you giving up for Lent? grin

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