I have a 4th Century Greek Seal ring depicting St George stuck on my finger. Page 5

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  • mrpon 15 Aug 2012 19:18:36 28,922 posts
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    Use (the) force.

    Give yourself 5 or gig, you're worth it.

  • Metalfish 15 Aug 2012 19:22:37 8,819 posts
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    LeoliansBro wrote:
    Update: same finger, NEW RING. This one is of Boba Fett's helmet, and is altogether chunkier. Updates and bulletins as events warrant.
    Beggars belief.
  • LeoliansBro 15 Aug 2012 19:25:10 44,246 posts
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    The old ring came free eventually and was ultimately lost to an evening in New York, along with the heel of one if my shoes and much of my dignity.

    This I fear is a whole new ballgame. The band is much wider.

    I'll try turning it sideways but I think the best way might be cold water, patience until it's less swollen, then a sudden aggressive jerk.

    LB, you really are a massive geek.

  • LeoliansBro 15 Aug 2012 19:26:12 44,246 posts
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    It's much more chavy than I thought it would be as well :(

    LB, you really are a massive geek.

  • Deleted user 15 August 2012 19:27:32
    LeoliansBro wrote:
    I'll try turning it sideways but I think the best way might be cold water, patience until it's less swollen, then a sudden aggressive jerk.
    I'm going to give this the context it deserves.

    IE - none.
  • billythekid 15 Aug 2012 20:07:08 11,138 posts
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    Hold it over a flame, might get a bit hot but should expand the metal.
  • Rusty_M 16 Aug 2012 07:04:00 4,692 posts
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    If you remove the finger, you will no longer be attached to a ring.

    The world is going mad. Me? I'm doing fine.

  • LeoliansBro 16 Aug 2012 07:07:58 44,246 posts
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    Update: I have passed an uncomfortable night. However it just came off and ny knuckle looks a touch unhappy at proceedings. But anyway, success!

    LB, you really are a massive geek.

  • Phattso Moderator 16 Aug 2012 07:15:34 13,336 posts
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    LeoliansBro wrote:
    Update: I have passed an uncomfortable night. However it just came off and ny knuckle looks a touch unhappy at proceedings. But anyway, success!
    You passed a whole night? I've had a dump that felt like a tree trunk, but I can't imagine what passing a WHOLE night would feel like.
  • S.J.Rogers 16 Aug 2012 08:38:54 3,557 posts
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  • Murbal 16 Aug 2012 08:40:55 22,223 posts
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    I read this thread through from page 1, thinking all the time that the reason it was bumped can't be because (1) it's still stuck or (2) you've done it again. Turns out this is the third time.

    LB, you really are a hapless fool.
  • brokenkey 16 Aug 2012 08:53:39 7,033 posts
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    he's the blizeH of rings.

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  • Salaman 16 Aug 2012 09:11:54 19,069 posts
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    See you in 2014 or 2015 with a new bump LB.
    Can we nominate the ring to get stuck next time?

    I think this suits you.

    Edited by Salaman at 09:12:05 16-08-2012
  • sport 16 Aug 2012 09:16:34 12,734 posts
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    I don't know why you'd want to take it off - Boba Fett is regarded as the best bounty hunter that's ever lived, just ahead of Dog.
  • Whizzo 16 Aug 2012 09:19:02 43,131 posts
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    Johnny Alpha would like a word.

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  • MetalDog 16 Aug 2012 09:55:31 23,697 posts
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    @LeoliansBro Have you considered displaying your nerdery via necklaces in future, or is that just asking for trouble?

    -- boobs do nothing for me, I want moustaches and chest hair.

  • Phattso Moderator 16 Aug 2012 09:57:13 13,336 posts
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    The mind boggles actually. I'm almost too scared to Google "I have a 4th Century Greek Seal ring depicting St George stuck on my nob" for fear that LB has taken the real problem to another forum. :)
  • elstoof 16 Aug 2012 10:02:05 7,373 posts
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    LeoliansBro wrote:
    Update: I have passed an uncomfortable knight.
    Been swallowing your Camelot 3000 action figures again?
  • MightyMetalMonkey 16 Aug 2012 10:43:05 600 posts
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    billythekid wrote:
    Hold it over a flame, might get a bit hot but should expand the metal.
    It will also reveal the hidden description with instructions on reaching Mount Doom.
  • LeoliansBro 16 Aug 2012 10:46:46 44,246 posts
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    Nah, it's safely off. And tragically a bit too Southend Bling to be worn on any but the most geektastic events (and even then it's massive).

    They had Darth Vader, a Stormtrooper and Chewbacca rings as well if anyone wants one :)

    LB, you really are a massive geek.

  • neilka 16 Aug 2012 10:48:29 15,956 posts
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    I haven't had a centuries old Greek George stuck on any part of my anatomy since backstage at the closing ceremony.

    A map is like comparing velocity and speed.

  • smoothpete 16 Aug 2012 11:01:55 31,514 posts
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    is it this one?

    Edited by smoothpete at 11:02:15 16-08-2012
  • Rusty_M 16 Aug 2012 11:04:26 4,692 posts
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    neilka wrote:
    I haven't had a centuries old Greek George stuck on any part of my anatomy since backstage at the closing ceremony.
    you fucked a dead tortoise?

    The world is going mad. Me? I'm doing fine.

  • LeoliansBro 16 Aug 2012 11:05:00 44,246 posts
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    That's the one, but brass effect rather than chromed.

    (Also if I wanted to be pedantic I'd note it's Jango Fett because it lacks the blast damage on the crown, but I'm buggered if I'm wearing that antipodean cocksucker's facebrace)

    LB, you really are a massive geek.

  • Dirtbox 14 Jun 2014 04:27:36 78,209 posts
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    Am I too late?

    +1 / Like / Tweet this post

  • twelveways 14 Jun 2014 04:58:01 4,023 posts
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    I'm sure it will happen again...

    Cool gif!
  • EMarkM 14 Jun 2014 08:16:09 3,174 posts
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    Bets on what style ring for LB next time?

    My money's on Dale Winton.

    Ooh...
  • ubergine 14 Jun 2014 15:30:27 2,398 posts
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    This is why I'm against jewellery.

    http://www.youtube.com/user/ubergine

  • President_Weasel 14 Jun 2014 16:20:43 9,336 posts
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    Dirtbox wrote:
    Am I too late?

    Oh I say, that's rather clever
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