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Kroon, the currency used in Estonia.
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And your "bizarre bursts of rage" comment -- EEK, that is ME.
the cornstalk fence 2005
Let's say that your attic has become a home for certain furry creatures with long tails who cause most people to exclaim, "EEK!"
Rat Poisons 2010
GUN CONTROL ADVOCATES EEK OUT A WIN IN BUDGET - The solidifying conventional wisdom is that women, the poor, Washington D.C. residents, schoolchildren and pretty much anyone whose primary objective in life isn't a lower capital gains tax rate was screwed by Friday's budget agreement.
(We also get them in the bathtub and dishwasher -- the one I found in the dishwasher some time ago actually made me jump back and say EEK! unironically).
now i need a place to hide away thecoughlin 2009
EEK ... but I will give your other post some consideration in a bit.
TORCHWOOD: CoE Episode 1...Spoilers rabid1st 2009
A few reasons other than, "EEK, A MAN!" come to mind.
Nick Mamatas' Journal nihilistic_kid 2010
Yeah a lot of my friends just graduated today, I have another year but EEK..
EEK I don't want to be posting Spoiler alert material so I won't but if you've read any of the series I think you smell what I'm steppin' in.
Cast and crew 2009
Deh Ty Boot EEK b habbing blak cat speshulz dis munf!
EEK...that shark gummies cake is icky ...wonder if it's another attempt to disguise piled up cupcakes ?
And Now, MORE Weird Wedding Cakes Jen 2009