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by Jessamine Quick
Thu Aug 11, 2011 8:14 pm
Forum: Music Talk
Topic: Do You Play An Instrument?
Replies: 251
Views: 26796

I used to play the flute, the clarinet, and the violin. I abandoned them all one by one over time, and I'm so sorry I did, particularly the violin. In fact, I can't pass a pawn shop or music store without checking out their instrument inventory and pining over the strings. Someday I intend to reteac...
by Jessamine Quick
Tue Aug 09, 2011 3:06 am
Forum: Book Talk
Topic: Book Suggestions
Replies: 210
Views: 27394

If you like dystopic science fiction at all, I would definitely recommend Veracity by Laura Bynum. In it, a corrupt and brutal government subjugates people by stealing their words--literally; every citizen is implanted with a "slate," a device that monitors their speech for forbidden words, such as ...
by Jessamine Quick
Tue Aug 09, 2011 2:36 am
Forum: Book Talk
Topic: Which Book Series Is Your Fav.?
Replies: 326
Views: 34544

I think my heart belongs to the Harry Potter series. :wub: It's going to take something quite wonderful to top it. I also love Diana Gabaldon's Outlander series, Ilona Andrew's Kate Daniels series, and Tolkein's Lord of the Rings. I've heard so many good things about the Hunger Games series, I'm con...
by Jessamine Quick
Tue Aug 09, 2011 2:14 am
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Where Do You Live?
Replies: 901
Views: 87029

I'm in Texas, USA. So, howdy, ya'll! ;)
by Jessamine Quick
Sun Aug 07, 2011 9:31 pm
Forum: The Great Hall
Topic: How Do You Pronounce Your Name?
Replies: 1022
Views: 100210

Mine's pretty simple.

Jessamine = JES-uh-min. The ending is the same as the end of "jasmine" or the beginning of "mini."
Quick = Well, I'm sure everyone can figure this out. :) It's KWIK.
by Jessamine Quick
Sun Aug 07, 2011 9:26 pm
Forum: The Great Hall
Topic: What Is In A Name?
Replies: 1252
Views: 114165

There's a vine called Carolina Jessamine in my backyard with the prettiest yellow flowers, and I also discovered a Jessamyn in my family tree. I just love it, so joining HOL gives me a chance to adopt it as my own. Quick is less meaningful. I simply found it on a surname website. I like the sound of...
by Jessamine Quick
Sun Aug 07, 2011 9:14 pm
Forum: The Great Hall
Topic: The Topic For Introductions!
Replies: 1441
Views: 138646

Hi, everyone. I'm Jessamine Quick, first year Hufflepuff, and I can't wait the start of term so I can start start doing my part to make my house number one. Again. ;)

I'm looking forward to getting to know you all!

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