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'Happy to Chat' benches: 1 month 1 day ago #3333402

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ThedukeofEarl wrote: This is Jehovah witness conspiracy - dont fall for it !


And this statement makes no sense at all! Regardless of where this park bench idea came from, it is a wonderful option to reach out to those who would like a friendly face and voice to say hello.

Ease up, duke.
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Better to be be surprised at what's around the next corner than to plan on what I might find there.

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ThedukeofEarl wrote: This is Jehovah witness conspiracy - dont fall for it !




What makes you think that?

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'Happy to Chat' benches: 1 month 1 day ago #3333750

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I have said too much already. Im now dreading that knock on the door

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'Happy to Chat' benches: 1 month 1 day ago #3333819

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I like the idea, I always find people are far more chatty and quick to engage when I have my dogs with me, I think sometimes today people are just a little concerned about starting conversations in case they are 'misunderstood'.
Lets hope it goes well.
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'Happy to Chat' benches: 1 month 1 day ago #3333854

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Being a female and a scouser I will engage with everyone. Will say morning/afternoon to all I pass.
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ThedukeofEarl wrote: I have said too much already. Im now dreading that knock on the door


Knock! Knock!

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'Happy to Chat' benches: 4 weeks 2 days ago #3334717

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Back again wrote: Being a female and a scouser I will engage with everyone. Will say morning/afternoon to all I pass.


I do this too ...however I spent most of my life in a big busy City, and for the last several years have lived (and love!) in a small’ish town . I will chat with anyone, and find it’s reciprocal....but it would not work in a large City, imo. It generally is not wise to sit and strike up a conversation with a stranger sitting on a bench :huh:

I can see this idea may work in a small town or village....although people probably don’t need a specific bench to engage in conversation ;)
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