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Had my birthday yesterday

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Emsgran Sun 02-Jul-17 22:04:11

got two messages, how sad is that?

silverlining48 Mon 03-Jul-17 17:10:41

Florenceflower, the flowers are lovely, thankyou.

catwoman Mon 03-Jul-17 17:18:20

Belated Happy Birthday. Put your birthday on your f/b profile & all your friends will get a notification when it's your big day. Missed a friends a few days ago as she still had "if you want to know my birthday just ask!"

Stansgran Mon 03-Jul-17 17:21:43

Happy belated birthdays ladies. I have a group of friends with whom I share Birthday cream teas. We don't stick to the date but celebrate when we can meet up. Perhaps we could give Mick a list of birthdays and he could signal up the dates when he does his morning call.

JanT8 Mon 03-Jul-17 17:38:43

Meetups?? I had no idea that these took place. Sadly I'm in Leicestershire otherwise I could have joined you for belated birthday wishes and wine!!
Happy Belated Birthday Emsgran! XX

sarahellenwhitney Mon 03-Jul-17 17:53:16

Emsgran There are folk who have no family to wish them a happy birthday Why not be grateful that you have. I get the distinct feeling there is something missing in your life not related to having a friend. People don't however come knocking at your door saying can I be your friend so join a club that's how friends can be made..

Moneyboss Mon 03-Jul-17 18:36:40

Belated birthday wishes Emsgran cupcake flowers and DanniRae cupcake [ flowers].

I'm a Lancashire lass, so too far away to call for a brew.

DanniRae Mon 03-Jul-17 18:45:44

sarahellenwhitney - Really? hmm

charjoy Mon 03-Jul-17 19:05:51

Belated happy birthday. Keep smiling.

Barmyoldbat Mon 03-Jul-17 19:49:17

Happy belated birthday, here's a birthday cake to enjoy.

Deedaa Mon 03-Jul-17 20:40:20

My birthday was lats month. Obviously the pool of card senders is getting smaller but I was thrilled to get a card from my godmother who must be in her late 90s and has great difficulty getting out to buy and post cards.

Phabphil Tue 04-Jul-17 08:20:02

So sorry to hear that. I got a lot of messages but only 2 cards!! Are you getting out enough, involved in enough activities.
Hope things improve for you soon. Xx

Phabphil Tue 04-Jul-17 08:21:49

Happy Belated Birthday, by the way!πŸŽ‰πŸΎπŸŽπŸ°πŸ’

farview Tue 04-Jul-17 11:41:51

πŸŽˆβœ¨πŸŽ‚πŸ’Belated birthday wishes!!πŸ˜Šβœ¨πŸŽˆπŸ’πŸ·πŸŽ‚

Anneishere Tue 04-Jul-17 15:59:59

Happy Birthday Emsgran!!! hoping your day was good! Did you do anything special for your day? Xx

Newquay Wed 05-Jul-17 04:59:32

I have a friend who puts her cards up, Christmas and birthday, on the rail around her living room so she enjoys them all year.
I worked with a lovely lady who is a Jehovahs Witness so never celebrates her birthday or Christmas just wedding anniversary. I should have asked her why but never did.

Emsgran Wed 05-Jul-17 09:01:45

Was surprised to see this come up on my Facebook!

Zorro21 Wed 05-Jul-17 09:15:33

Emsgran Hope you are well and enjoying the lovely sunny weather. flowerssunshinecupcake

Aslemma Thu 06-Jul-17 14:21:45

A very happy belated birthday Emsgran. Mine is also 2 days after Christmas, the same as yours Everthankful, my eldest son is Christmas Eve and daughter my daughter on 28th. .