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What is Scrine?

• Scrine is the home of lost, forgotten, and lonely sentences.

What are the rules?

• Play nice. Be kind. Post only single sentences.

• Scrine gives everyone plenty of rope to play with, but reminds everyone that even the longest rope is capable of hanging a person.

• Censorship is ugly, but still not the ugliest bird in the sky. Happily, this has never been necessary.

• The appropriateness of all sentences will remain the sole discretion of Scrine's tender.

Who can play?

• Anyone. Reading along costs nothing but time.

• Membership is required to post your own sentences. Joining is quick and painless.

• With membership comes the unique privilege of calling yourself a Scriner.

What about privacy?

• Your information will never be sold, given away, shared, or even traded for an unimaginably delicious slice of pie.

• The above sentence may be the only sentence on this site that is 100% true.

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Use this space for notes and reminders to yourself.

This is a private space. Only you will see your notes.

Expiration date is not required, only if you want the note to magically disappear.

A great place to keep your fantastic ideas, like, "Hey! I need to write more sentences about crickets and English gentlemen with unruly beards."

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As Science Dabbler Boot™ swooped over the sky, she noticed the amazing Coriolis effect and wondered how she could put this to good use in her efforts to save the endagered Scientific Boffin.

    TAGS:  science, boffin, dabble, coriolis effect

“You might call me somewhat of a boffin,” Rufus confided to Julia on their first and final date; “Take right now for instance, I’d like to see you naked, but purely for scientific reasons until we get to know one another better.”

    TAGS:  Rufus, boffin, dating, pick up lines

No-one could withstand the lure of the boffin.

    TAGS:  boffin, elbow-patch, irresistible

Let Me Guess :: Keith

Somewhere around the sixth frame Rufus told me about his date with Julia, and by the look on his face, I could tell he’d brought up that boffin nonsense.

    TAGS:  Rufus, boffin, dating, bowling

“Yes, that’s right madame, it’s a clear-cut case of boffin-blindness and it’s a bad one.”

    TAGS:  boffin, obsession

“Surely,” thought Arthur, “you’d think there’d be someone out there who needs a device for softening bricks.”

    TAGS:  boffin, arthur-again, bricks, devices

“But, Inspector Riggins, that makes no sense,” said Arthur in a perplexed little voice, “perhaps you would care to demonstrate it for me?”

    TAGS:  boffin, arthur-again


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