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Happy to be Here

Post by r_godsey »

Hi I'm Rachel, I'm from Alabama. I'm on my third revolution of the the series and I'm also a fan of the movies. I most recently attended the New Moon dvd 12:01 am release ( after which I had to report to work at 8 am ). Very proud to say I was #14 in line and had a wonderful time with my fellow twilighters. My favorite book is currently New Moon, although I hated it the first time I read it. And now my least favorite is Breaking Dawn. I'm very eager to chat with fellow fans as there are only a few fans (aside from my die hard mother) in my small town.

How did you come to read Twilight and which book is your favorite?

I was actually bribed into reading Twilight. It was over the Christmas holidays and I was bugging my mother to play a round of Jeopard the board game with me. So when she broke she told me to read chapter one of Twilight and she'd play 1 game with me. So I scuttled of the my bedroom, to knock it out, being a fairly speedy reader I thought I'd be done in about an hour and then it'd be game on! ....I read that chapter, and then never put the book down. It was like crack, I just couldn't put it down. I'd never read anything in a first person format and it was totally engrossing.

The first time I read the series I prefered them 1,4,3,2. And I didn't even read all of New Moon the first time! I was so enfuriated by Jake's total take over of the series that I just phoned it in.
But after my second resolution, I can see the unspoken Edward perspective in the books. The little movements and reactions I totally looked over the first time, now had new meaning. And it felt like I was reading a whole new series. I then prefered them: 2,1,3,4.

Who do you like best: Edward, Bella, or Jacob?

I'm definitely a Edward fan, I just felt that you can't beat destiny. But I really felt that Jake was trapped in a Good-guys-finish-last scenario

Who is your favorite minor character?

Gotta be Leah, how long's a girl gotta suffer till life ( ok a lil pun intended) throws a girl a bone???

What are your hobbies?

I'm a total bookworm, I have books that I take just to read at work ( I try to leave the ones with graphic images or expletives on the cover at home), one in my purse, one in the bathroom, and then one on my night stand. I like to have a book or a graphic novel within arms reach at all times.

How old are you?

I'm gonna be half of fifty soon
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Post by dazzel21 »

Hi Rachel!!! Welcome to the lex!!!

Wish there's also 12:01 release of the New Moon DVD from where I live. Anyway catch you around the board. Have fun posting...
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Post by Edwards Ragazza »

Hi Rachel,
Welcome to the Lex. You will feel very at home here. Since you are amongst other Twi-hard fans. This is a fun and friendly forum. I am sure I will see you around.
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Post by Jestak »

Welcome, Rachel. Good to meet you; this is indeed a very friendly forum.
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Post by n0vaice »

Hi Rachel! Welcome to the lex.
I'm Karl, hope you like it here.
Catch you around the boards.
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Post by Timothy »

Welcome to the boards, Rachel! I enjoyed the part of your intro about being bribed to read the series. :D

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Post by copper curls »

hey, and welcome to the Lex! :D

I’m copper curls ~ feel free to PM me anytime, if you have a question or just want to chat.

glad to have another Leah fan here! If you would like to join the team Leah thread, just head over to the Crappy Little Renegades – we’d be glad to have you with us!

If you have any questions about the site, you can check out Alcyone's Guide to the Lexicon, our Site Philosophy, or the Posting Regulations.

hope you enjoy the site & I’ll see you around the boards!

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Post by pennybug84 »

Hi. I'm Jen

Welcome to the lex, it's a fun place to be! :D

And if you would like come join us on the Team Edward thread.

See you around the boards

And if you've never been, I highly suggest visiting Stephenie Meyer's website. She has a lot of fun stuff there like FAQ's for all the books & some outtakes that didn't make it into the final draft of the books.
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Post by audreywarenne »

Hey! Welcome to the Lex!
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