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Date: 21 Jan 2009 19:36:39
From: mimus
Subject: My *Eyes*!
(Dementieva ace down the tee.)

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Take a deep breath, take a walk, cool off, plot a bit, and serve again.





 
Date: 21 Jan 2009 17:16:47
From: Ka
Subject: Re: My *Eyes*!
On Jan 22, 9:12=A0am, Trevor Smithson <trevor_smith...@yahoo.com > wrote:
> On Wed, 21 Jan 2009 17:00:37 -0800 (PST), Ka

> <jyngaming-guar...@yahoo.com.hk> wrote:
> >On Jan 22, 8:58=A0am, mimus <tinmimu...@hotmail.com> wrote:
> >> On Wed, 21 Jan 2009 16:52:26 -0800, Ka wrote:
> >> > On Jan 22, 8:36=A0am, mimus <tinmimu...@hotmail.com> wrote:
>
> >> >> (Dementieva ace down the tee.)
>
> >> > Her serve is off so far.
>
> >> She did good the first three service games or so, but it's been the ga=
me
> >> of breaks ever since.
>
> >> Not that she mind-- that was her normal mode of play for years-- altho=
ugh
> >> I imagine it's getting on Benesova's nerves quite a bit.
>
> >Why are there so many Elenas? =A0Is it just tennis?
>
> It's a name popular in Slavic culture, plus some others. =A0I rather
> like it.
>
> Given all the Russian women on tour it's bound to pop up.

It's like you call Elena, and then 10 girls turn around!


 
Date: 21 Jan 2009 17:00:37
From: Ka
Subject: Re: My *Eyes*!
On Jan 22, 8:58=A0am, mimus <tinmimu...@hotmail.com > wrote:
> On Wed, 21 Jan 2009 16:52:26 -0800, Ka wrote:
> > On Jan 22, 8:36=A0am, mimus <tinmimu...@hotmail.com> wrote:
>
> >> (Dementieva ace down the tee.)
>
> > Her serve is off so far.
>
> She did good the first three service games or so, but it's been the game
> of breaks ever since.
>
> Not that she mind-- that was her normal mode of play for years-- although
> I imagine it's getting on Benesova's nerves quite a bit.

Why are there so many Elenas? Is it just tennis?


  
Date: 21 Jan 2009 19:12:50
From: Trevor Smithson
Subject: Re: My *Eyes*!
On Wed, 21 Jan 2009 17:00:37 -0800 (PST), Ka
<jyngaming-guard01@yahoo.com.hk > wrote:

>On Jan 22, 8:58am, mimus <tinmimu...@hotmail.com> wrote:
>> On Wed, 21 Jan 2009 16:52:26 -0800, Ka wrote:
>> > On Jan 22, 8:36am, mimus <tinmimu...@hotmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> >> (Dementieva ace down the tee.)
>>
>> > Her serve is off so far.
>>
>> She did good the first three service games or so, but it's been the game
>> of breaks ever since.
>>
>> Not that she mind-- that was her normal mode of play for years-- although
>> I imagine it's getting on Benesova's nerves quite a bit.
>
>Why are there so many Elenas? Is it just tennis?

It's a name popular in Slavic culture, plus some others. I rather
like it.

Given all the Russian women on tour it's bound to pop up.


   
Date: 21 Jan 2009 23:09:37
From: mimus
Subject: Re: My *Eyes*!
On Wed, 21 Jan 2009 19:12:50 -0600, Trevor Smithson wrote:

> On Wed, 21 Jan 2009 17:00:37 -0800 (PST), Ka
> <jyngaming-guard01@yahoo.com.hk> wrote:
>
>> On Jan 22, 8:58 am, mimus <tinmimu...@hotmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> On Wed, 21 Jan 2009 16:52:26 -0800, Ka wrote:
>>>
>>>> On Jan 22, 8:36 am, mimus <tinmimu...@hotmail.com> wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> (Dementieva ace down the tee.)
>>>>
>>>> Her serve is off so far.
>>>
>>> She did good the first three service games or so, but it's been the game
>>> of breaks ever since.
>>>
>>> Not that she minds-- that was her normal mode of play for years--
>>> although I imagine it's getting on Benesova's nerves quite a bit.
>>
>> Why are there so many Elenas? Is it just tennis?
>
> It's a name popular in Slavic culture, plus some others. I rather like
> it.
>
> Given all the Russian women on tour it's bound to pop up.

At least there's a coupla ways of transliterating it into the Roman
alphabet, Elena for the North Slavs and Jelena for the South.

There's a passel of Marias, too.

--

Take a deep breath, take a walk, cool off, plot a bit, and serve again.



  
Date: 22 Jan 2009 02:05:52
From: *skriptis
Subject: Re: My *Eyes*!

"Ka" <jyngaming-guard01@yahoo.com.hk > wrote in message
news:ad65ff9a-3c3e-44b8-8871-82401811d1b0@w39g2000prb.googlegroups.com...
On Jan 22, 8:58 am, mimus <tinmimu...@hotmail.com > wrote:
> On Wed, 21 Jan 2009 16:52:26 -0800, Ka wrote:
> > On Jan 22, 8:36 am, mimus <tinmimu...@hotmail.com> wrote:
>
> >> (Dementieva ace down the tee.)
>
> > Her serve is off so far.
>
> She did good the first three service games or so, but it's been the game
> of breaks ever since.
>
> Not that she mind-- that was her normal mode of play for years-- although
> I imagine it's getting on Benesova's nerves quite a bit.

Why are there so many Elenas? Is it just tennis?


Nice chick name, Jelena, Elena, Helen.




 
Date: 21 Jan 2009 16:52:26
From: Ka
Subject: Re: My *Eyes*!
On Jan 22, 8:36=A0am, mimus <tinmimu...@hotmail.com > wrote:
> (Dementieva ace down the tee.)
>
> --

Her serve is off so far.


  
Date: 21 Jan 2009 19:58:50
From: mimus
Subject: Re: My *Eyes*!
On Wed, 21 Jan 2009 16:52:26 -0800, Ka wrote:

> On Jan 22, 8:36 am, mimus <tinmimu...@hotmail.com> wrote:
>
>> (Dementieva ace down the tee.)
>
> Her serve is off so far.

She did good the first three service games or so, but it's been the game
of breaks ever since.

Not that she mind-- that was her normal mode of play for years-- although
I imagine it's getting on Benesova's nerves quite a bit.

--

Take a deep breath, take a walk, cool off, plot a bit, and serve again.