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    HillyBethHillyBeth Posts: 3,505 Member
    Or you download Store worlds just for the CAS/Build/Buy objects. Guilty.
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    DivinylsFanDivinylsFan Posts: 1,304 Member
    your sims have had 20 showers and you haven't had one
    I remember you from university, I still have your story.
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    bekkasanbekkasan Posts: 10,171 Member
    edited November 2018
    your sims have had 20 showers and you haven't had one

    :::snicker:::

    dag, where is that lol button?
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    Nikkei_SimmerNikkei_Simmer Posts: 9,453 Member
    your sims have had 20 showers and you haven't had one
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    ...ouch... :D

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    Always "River McIrish" ...and maybe some Bebe Hart. ~innocent expression~
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    TwicelikeyTwicelikey Posts: 176 Member
    You wake up wondering why are you not in your condo. Just to remember that it's your sim that has the condo not your actual self.
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    WaterdragonWaterdragon Posts: 780 Member
    When you consider taking a thumbdrive with your most important saves with you, just in case of a burglary.
    My sim´s antics: http://waterdragonsblog.com/
    My studio: http://www.thesims3.com/mypage/WatrDragon/mystudio

    Just assume that every edit I make is because of typos.
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    WaterdragonWaterdragon Posts: 780 Member
    edited November 2018
    When you´re at work, and work is awful, and you promise yourself to play Sims in the evening and immediately feel better.
    My sim´s antics: http://waterdragonsblog.com/
    My studio: http://www.thesims3.com/mypage/WatrDragon/mystudio

    Just assume that every edit I make is because of typos.
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    JayandMeekaJayandMeeka Posts: 2,377 Member
    edited November 2018
    So I legitimately had a moment where I was playing the game, and in my game it's spring and rainy, whereas IRL it's just approaching winter and snowy and cold. The following train of thought occurred while deep in a gaming session:

    Ugh I have to take the dog out to tinkle. I don't want to go out in the rain! Woah, wait. What season am I in? Oh right there's snow on the ground!

    I wish I were exaggerating. :lol:
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    AvataritAvatarit Posts: 836 Member
    When you get the same emotional/nostalgic reaction from watching your last trip abroad and watching your old screenshots from game.
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    Smiley_CatSmiley_Cat Posts: 33 Member
    > @JoAnne65 said:
    > You jump up and down watching Michael Moore's 'Where to invade next', shouting: "That's from Sims 3! That tune, that's from Sims 3!"
    > (yesterday evening, husband looking up as if he just realized he had married a toddler)

    I have noticed a lot of shows have been using Sims 3 music. Extreme Cheapskates used it. On the Australian version of Married at First Sight, they played a tune. I also believe my local news station uses a song from Sims 3 for their community events. I recognise the music easily.
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    Smiley_CatSmiley_Cat Posts: 33 Member
    I like to design houses or night clubs when I'm bored in the car or trying to sleep. When I can't go out I put on TS3 and make my Simself go nightclubbing.
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    Nikkei_SimmerNikkei_Simmer Posts: 9,453 Member
    You're sick, but instead of getting some sleep and trying to get better, you're happy that you now have some uninterrupted Sims time.
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    Always "River McIrish" ...and maybe some Bebe Hart. ~innocent expression~
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    ZeeGeeZeeGee Posts: 5,385 Member
    You're sick, but instead of getting some sleep and trying to get better, you're happy that you now have some uninterrupted Sims time.

    Oh yeah! Come cough on me please. :smiley:
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    Nikkei_SimmerNikkei_Simmer Posts: 9,453 Member
    edited December 2018
    @ZeeGee - Sure, but I'll have to ask my wife if that's OK...first. :D

    *hack...cough*...~groan~
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    Always "River McIrish" ...and maybe some Bebe Hart. ~innocent expression~
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    ZeeGeeZeeGee Posts: 5,385 Member
    @Nikkei_Simmer :lol:

    When an Asian man shows up at your door, tells your husband he's there to cough on you and the only explanation your husband needs is 'it's a sim thing'.

    "It's a sim thing" gets me out of a lot of explaining. :lol:
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    WaterdragonWaterdragon Posts: 780 Member
    Continuing the "being sick" topic - when your cat bites your hand and one of your first thoughts (after"ouch" and "do I have to go to ER with that?") is "how am I supposed to play Sims now??".

    (I went to the doctor and am all better now. Yay antibiotics! Also, my cat usually never bites, we were at the vet and she panicked when getting her shots, my fault for trying to grab her).
    My sim´s antics: http://waterdragonsblog.com/
    My studio: http://www.thesims3.com/mypage/WatrDragon/mystudio

    Just assume that every edit I make is because of typos.
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    igazorigazor Posts: 19,330 Member
    This one might hurt some players' feelings. But I hope not and it isn't intended that way. :)

    When you are walking down the street minding your own business (mostly) and suddenly notice this bus going by and stopping just up the block. I don't know what the "C" modifier is for, "Console" perhaps, but regardless I am not getting on that bus. Not even if the bus driver opens the door and invites me to come along for the ride without paying the fare.

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    Now this one...maybe. We'll have to see what happens when it decides to show up as I've never seen this one in person.
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    HejixHejix Posts: 1,056 Member
    When you take a picture in RL, you see it as a screenshot.

    When you carry your toddler in your arms for a long walk, you find courage by telling yourself that if Sims can do it, you can do it too!

    When you try to move, you see your family as a family bin looking for a new home.

    Your boss that never played the game mentions the sims because she heard you mention it too many times at work.

    You have an actual screenshot in a frame you put on your wall and everyone thinks it is a painting you made...
    I want to play ALL the premade families! One day...
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    emorrillemorrill Posts: 8,155 Member
    @igazor :joy:

    That was awesome!!! :star:
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    You think about it so much all day even you dont play that day :smile:
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    AvataritAvatarit Posts: 836 Member
    edited December 2018
    OMG the most awesome thing happened to me just now!
    I thought to myself I can't play the sims all the time, so I'm watching this television programme (sort of a local take off on "Ramsay's kitchen nightmares") - and when chef is waiting for the restaurant owners to settle, I hear familiar theme in the background - They put the Buy/Build theme from The Sims!!!! :smiley: I think it's a sign I *should* play :blush:
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    HejixHejix Posts: 1,056 Member
    When you feel better knowing even your neat sim has a messy home with toddlers...
    I want to play ALL the premade families! One day...
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    emorrillemorrill Posts: 8,155 Member
    Hejix wrote: »
    When you feel better knowing even your neat sim has a messy home with toddlers...

    :joy:

    Omgosh right!?
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    WaterdragonWaterdragon Posts: 780 Member
    Well...
    *points at date*
    My sim´s antics: http://waterdragonsblog.com/
    My studio: http://www.thesims3.com/mypage/WatrDragon/mystudio

    Just assume that every edit I make is because of typos.
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    WaterdragonWaterdragon Posts: 780 Member
    Your sister sends you the floorplan to her new flat and you´re like... oooooh, I can use that!
    My sim´s antics: http://waterdragonsblog.com/
    My studio: http://www.thesims3.com/mypage/WatrDragon/mystudio

    Just assume that every edit I make is because of typos.
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