Re: What's changed?



mannygill84
10:22pm, 31st August 2017

What's been happening to you in the last 10 years?


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Hugh_jenjin
10:10am, 1st September 2017

Got my pension and free bus pass

Bathing_ape
2:14pm, 1st September 2017

Two kids, reverted to single status. Still the oldest fucker on here though.

Hugh_jenjin
3:15pm, 1st September 2017

Sorry to hear that @bathing ape. Happens to the best of us.

NiM
4:16pm, 1st September 2017

Marriage, mortgages, bills, white hair etc etc

mannygill84
4:16pm, 1st September 2017

Married, 1 daughter, honeowner and plenty of bills

Truekumar
4:16pm, 1st September 2017

Married, a three year old son and another one on the way. Plus bills, bills, bills!

Sarb
5:17pm, 1st September 2017

Still working in HR...emigrated to Canada but came back within months after mum was diagnosed with Parkinson's (now very advanced). On the brighter side, got married a couple of years ago and have a 6 week old baby daughter :o)

Hugh_jenjin
5:17pm, 1st September 2017

Congrats sarb on the new arrival

Bradfords_finest
8:20pm, 1st September 2017

Mango lasso on you lol


Hugh_jenjin
8:20pm, 1st September 2017

A fellow bradistani

Sarb
7:07am, 2nd September 2017

Thanks, Hugh!

Kingmaker
2:14pm, 3rd September 2017

@ape from memory Zaxo was the daddy in terms of age. I'm ancient and he was even older

Sunny
3:15pm, 3rd September 2017

Yep Zaxo is the oldest here I think.

Shit so much has changed over the last ten years I can hardly start.
I got married, two years ago!

Launched about 5 other sites after I shut down barfi. Now we're back to square 1.

GabbarSingh
6:18pm, 3rd September 2017

There were some proper characters on Barfi back in the day - there was the guy whose dad had a ferrari and he wouldn't stop talking about it, the girl who was obsessed with raw food and claimed it was the cure to every illness under the sun, the web designer with a foot fetish lol, blokes whining about their mothers forcing them into marriages 'back home', the constant India/Pakistan nonsense and bickering and many many more.

Rubes
9:09am, 4th September 2017

Married, 1 y/o daughter

@bathing_ape *waves*

Hugh_jenjin
1:13pm, 4th September 2017

@rubes - pardeshi one?

Genie22
2:14pm, 4th September 2017

Gabbar Singh - the foot fetishist is still around. He is my friend's older brother. He is currently cohabiting with his gf and 3 kids.

Genie22
2:14pm, 4th September 2017

I've been working as a doctor in London. Doing mostly academic writing though I am moving into travel writing. I have travelled a lot and almost got engaged 3 times. Pleased to have had the lucky escapes!

Rubes
7:07am, 5th September 2017

@Hugh_jenjin no longer Pardeshi now

Hugh_jenjin
6:18pm, 5th September 2017

@rubes how you been? Congrats on the little one

Bathing_ape
8:20pm, 5th September 2017

Cheers Huge all is good though.

Hugh_jenjin
9:09am, 6th September 2017

Bathing ape, yep bro I'm In same boat, but life goes on and things are good

mannygill84
9:09am, 6th September 2017

@Hugh - still like pizza?

Hugh_jenjin
9:09am, 6th September 2017

@manny yep for sure lol.

Bathing_ape
12:12pm, 6th September 2017

@Hugh_jenjin surprisingly different scene now out there though if a dude is looking to date though.

boots
12:12pm, 6th September 2017

Can you recall when the original barfi got pulled?

Me...I been married two years now. Introduced to my Mr by legendary (ahem) barfian Spoon. Still going to gigs but no longer a gig a month. Boo hoo. And also am spending the rest of my life mourning the loss of Prince and thinking of what the barfians of the past are up to.

cute_thing
12:12pm, 6th September 2017

well hello there..

Bathing_ape
2:14pm, 6th September 2017

How old is Zaxo? I am definitely older than you @kingmaker.

Rubes!!A baby now?? Man you were a baby yourself!

Hey cute_thing :D

cute_thing
3:15pm, 6th September 2017

I cannot tell you how happy i am that this is back

mannygill84
6:18pm, 6th September 2017

Awwww Hugh and Bape😊

Hugh - I'd offer to get a pizza like old times but I'm not up north anymore

Hugh_jenjin
8:20pm, 6th September 2017

@bathing ape ,yeah different now, but an interesting experience lol

@manny gill, u moved down south you traitor lol. Chall next time u visit up north you can deliver one lol

mannygill84
12:12pm, 7th September 2017

I'm not that down south...just in the Midlands

Hugh_jenjin
12:12pm, 7th September 2017

@manny - that's mr Singh's pizza territory then. Deffo need a pizza from there lol

mannygill84
6:18pm, 7th September 2017

@Hugh yup I know where all 3 Mr Singh's are in Birmingham

Hugh_jenjin
7:19pm, 7th September 2017

@manny love the sizzler they do there

mannygill84
5:17pm, 9th September 2017

@hugh prefer Red Lion in West Brom

Hugh_jenjin
10:22pm, 9th September 2017

@manny they do veggie there too ?

mannygill84
7:07am, 10th September 2017

Yup they do

Rubes
12:12pm, 12th September 2017

@Hugh_jenjin Thanks! I sent you a small 1 word tweet but ignored me! Your little boy has grown up so much bless him!

@Bathing_ape - haha at being a baby myself! I may look like a young one but trust me I'm far from it!

@cute_thing *waves* missed you after you left BL!

Hugh_jenjin
1:13pm, 12th September 2017

@rubes really ? I can't remember getting a tweet from u , sorry about that

Yeah he's going to be 8 soon. Times flown lol.

How's your little one getting on?

Rubes
4:16pm, 12th September 2017

@Hugh_jenjin bloody hell 8 already? I remember when he was born!
My one is a little madam - takes after her mother for sure!

cute_thing
5:17pm, 12th September 2017

@rubes- hello my lovely. I missed you too!!! hopes you're doing well

cute_thing
5:17pm, 12th September 2017

@gabbarsingh- the Ferrari dude was khanster something or other I think.

Hugh_jenjin
11:23pm, 12th September 2017

@rubes yeah that was during the rbs days lol.
Yeah I bet she's taken after you little madam

SuckMyChitterJuice
9:21pm, 18th September 2017

I opened an award winning cocktail bar and put on about 5 stone. The weight was accumulated over time, I should hasten to add.

Bathing_ape
6:18pm, 19th September 2017

Smc where man? Awesome ting. I want to open a bar.

mannygill84
6:06am, 20th September 2017

Bape - you really need to come to Birmingham one day

Bathing_ape
10:22pm, 24th September 2017

I will manny my dear. Went for a wedding some years ago!

MuddyBeard
2:02am, 25th January 2018

Changed my username from DiamondGeeza to this. Still married (14 years this year!), had a girl who is now 4. Just had a baby boy who is almost 6 months. Left carphone warehouse about 9 years ago (I don't know much about phones now...), joined a language services firm, traveled all over Europe and sometimes America for work but it wasn't conducive to family life, left that, joined a startup, got burned, left that. Now I do shift work, nothing to do with my degree but it pays well and fits my lifestyle around family, religion, running obstacle course races (hence the new username) and working out pretty much everyday. I still think there's one last career change left but we'll leave that for another day/ thread 😁

risc
8:20pm, 18th February 2018

well well well... its like a school reunion.

speed_demon
10:22pm, 3rd April 2018

Hi everyone, it has been a long time - nice to see you all

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