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Ducky

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About Ducky

  • Rank
    Member
  • Birthday 12/18/1987

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  • Website URL
    http://www.theotaku.com/portfolio/ducky
  • AIM
    MissDuckE

Profile Information

  • Gender
    Female
  • Location
    Casimir Pulaski Town
  • Biography
    Loitering in the halls of life until I find some perspective, and writing graffiti along the way.
  • Interests
    Reading, writing, ice cream, trees, poetry, philosophy, open windows, photo manipulation, folk music, living forthrightly.
  • Occupation
    Professional Imaginary Friend
  • theOtaku User Name
    Ducky
  • Favorite Anime
    Scrapped Princess
    Azumanga Daioh
    Fullmetal Alchemist
    Seirei no Moribito
    Inuyasha
    Ouran High School Host Club
    Planetes
    Mushi-shi
    Trigun
  1. Ducky

    RIP Desbreko 1988-2016

    Just wanted to share some of my strongest memories of Des: I remember one day, back when I was in college, my laptop was freezing and acting up. I was about ready to throw it out the window and try to replace it (with money I didn’t have and couldn’t get). I told Des about it and he said, “I might be able to help.” He very patiently walked me through a process I wouldn’t in a million years have figured out on my own, and my laptop didn’t give me trouble again for awhile. He was such a computer whiz. You can bet that after that, I went to him with my computer problems first thing. I remember staying up all night to watch Scrapped Princess and then gushing about it with Des the next day, because it was one of his favorite animes. I remember his endless bag o’ reaction images that he could whip out in the blink of an eye and that were always perfectly, suspiciously suited to the context. (It made me wonder if he had them catalogued by topic or something.) They always made me laugh. I remember watching many of his video game streams, but the one that really stands out to me was his run of FF7. That play-through reduced Des to wheezing laughter more than once, and hearing him crack up was one of the best parts of it. I remember when he came to stay with me and Missy for a week, how shy and thoughtful he was. How obvious it was that all he really wanted to do was chill with us. He treated us like his priority, and was so kind and considerate through the whole visit. We watched a lot of movies and anime that week. It was a good time. I remember Des as quiet and soft-spoken, but with a quick humor that often surprised me. I remember how generous he was with his time and attention. I remember him always being around, always available if someone had questions or needed help. Des was one-of-a-kind, and we'll all miss him very much.
  2. CaNz

    Oh, I almost forgot your present..

    *gives 5 stars*

  3. CaNz

    Happy Birthday!

  4. Bother bother bother.

  5. remembers the sentiment of the joke (mean), but not the setup or the punchline (something to do with balloons and bees).

  6. Ducky

    Art Post a screen shot of your desktop.

    My desktop is delightfully nerdy. [attachment=15221:Who Desktop.jpg] A month ago I had never watched an episode of Doctor Who. Now I've seen series 1 - 5, and own 1 - 3. [s] Damn you, Kat![/s]
  7. Maybe if I just open the oven, somehow there'll be a pie in there already.

    1. PiroMunkie

      PiroMunkie

      I swear an area of my oven cooks faster than the rest. I think that's what you call a ... *puts sunglasses on* ... hot pocket.

  8. Ducky

    Gaming Anticipating Games 2011/2012

    [url="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ic6dKnv3WdU"]Elder Scrolls: Skyrim[/url]. Next paycheck is going towards a pre-order.
  9. hommus hommus hommus

  10. [quote name='Elle Jay' timestamp='1309529323' post='708231'] [color="#008080"][size="3"][font="Times New Roman"]It's amazing what pregnancy can do to teenage girls. [b]Before pregnancy[/b] -> skinny and very pretty. [b]After pregnancy[/b] -> fat and not so pretty. Their faces look all swollen after being pregnant. ._.[/font][/size][/color] [/quote] Because we all know it's impossible to be fat and pretty.
  11. [quote name='Gavin' timestamp='1309438662' post='708219'] [font="Tahoma"][size="2"]French is a fairly widely spoken language... [/size][/font] [/quote] Oh. You mean those nasally, sniveling sounds have been a language this whole time? I had no idea. o_o (I kid, I kid. Mostly.)
  12. You dare disturb my gumballs?

    1. Lyndy

      Lyndy

      They looked tasty. My bad.

    2. Horendithas

      Horendithas

      But of course, evil cat duck.

  13. Ducky

    Writing What are you reading?

    About a month ago, I started reading [i]A Light in August[/i] by William Faulkner. It was a lovely book, but I got halfway through it and distinctly heard a ping in the vicinity of my brain, and decided to take a break from Faulkner. Now I'm reading [i]The Eye of the World[/i], the first book in [i]The Wheel of Time[/i] series, by Robert Jordan. I'm a picky, often skeptical fantasy fan, so I'm interested to see how this book'll turn out. (I almost hope I'm not interested enough to continue the series, because, dayum, fourteen books?)
  14. [quote name='Elle Jay' timestamp='1309177492' post='708159'] [media]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FavUpD_IjVY[/media] [color="#556B2F"][size="3"][font="Times New Roman"]Like this?[/font][/size][/color] [/quote] Looks like Chibs has sold her drugs to those poor, innocent bovines. Shame on you, Chibi. PETA's preparing their counterattack.
  15. [quote name='chibi-master' timestamp='1308953531' post='708122'] FFFFFFFFFFFF-!!!!!!!! Why am I not in El Paso yet?! [/quote] Because you were consorting with your drug mule in New York. Be quicker next time.
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