Monday, May 08, 2006

Quick One.

So this morning there we were, attending the morning staff meeting and the chief Boer, that would be the CEO, who's seated next to me wants to share the proverb that he was so deeply touched by in church yesterday. or at morning devotionals with his wife today. whenever. The parable about the talents. Y'know, guy goes away on trip, leaves 3 servants with money, they go out and invest the dough... that one.

so anyway he's looking around for someone to read out loud from his Bible and he goes like;

"who'll read out loud for us? Olivia will you? you dont have an accent do you? not like Degstar here; when you speak with him on the phone, you would believe you're speaking with an Irishman!"

me: "eeh, but Gundi..."

now there's no end to Olivia going on about my "Irish" accent. as if, she was in Giza y'know and don't get me started on those babes!

Amphibian, onmanyi, do i floss accent?


Blogger savage said...


Mon May 08, 05:45:00 pm  
Blogger ish said...

i dont even know u 4 reals, but i can SO totally picture u wit an irish accent of sorts!!!

Mon May 08, 07:58:00 pm  
Blogger jkb said...

Irish? All along I thought it was Icelandic, LOL.

Tue May 09, 08:26:00 am  
Blogger Jay said...

Obweda You are one of those guys. Haha So what kind do you have? a Belfast, Dublin, Cork or Limerick accent.

Wama tell them its just a telephone accent that helps you get closer to your international clients.

Tue May 09, 11:17:00 am  
Anonymous scotchbiscuits said...

The ability to pull off an accent(exotic one, that is) is a talent on the verge of extinction;
so congs!-If you are getting away with it!

Tue May 09, 09:37:00 pm  
Blogger Degstar said...

kyokka! dats why wen i'm like jazzing with guys they be as if asking me to repeat repeat myself? kubanga tebantegela?

Tue May 09, 10:54:00 pm  
Blogger Lovely Amphibian said...

yeah, nkumanyi, dude. i have heard that one for so long; people going on about, @you have an accent.@ dude, it must be true afterall.27 million Ugandans cant be all wrong.

Wed May 10, 06:00:00 pm  
Blogger baz said...

1. You are making Olivia co-star of this blog. Not that I'm complaining. She is something else, that one.
2. Degstar, you even write with an accent.

Fri May 12, 09:02:00 pm  
Blogger Carlo said...

No comment. can i hear your accent and be the judge? ok, giving out my e-mail address on the web was enough i'm not divulging my phone number too.

Tue May 16, 07:23:00 pm  
Blogger savage said...

Carlo, it's alright. It's not like we are gonna call you all the time.We will call at only some predetermined times, ok?

Tue May 16, 08:15:00 pm  
Blogger The 0ne said...

Carlo has a phone?
Degstar...Ani Akumanyi?

Tue May 23, 10:18:00 pm  

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