"They even seem to have a life that excludes me" - is a little troubling, but I would ask how much training you're doing?
Perhaps if you're out of the house for many hours a day, particularly at weekends, they have had no choice but to do their own thing?
ZekeDE - it might also be worth having a look at arrse.co.uk (if you haven't already) if you have any more specific questions relating to selection.
Equally though, I would say that if the Nike shoes were around £30, they were probably not appropriate either.
+1 for what Millsy says and get ye to a 'proper' shop
I have no experience of either race, but just wanted to bump up this thread in order to show Quirky that we are quite friendly, and that we are holding out a hand of support to him/her during their endeavours.
...and cars are harmful...and too much water is harmful
..so goes the argument.
So, make them legal.
Who's going to ensure purity? Will that be taxed? Who's going to mop up the aftermath (physical/mental).
Making them legal will not mean the users will suddenly become responsible citizens.
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