Ever had one of those days..even the Ouija Board is telling you NO....I dug out this old stamp set as I thought it fit the retro theme...do kids still play with Ouija Boards?? I know as a thirteen year old my friends and I were so into it...we took it as gospel. It was a staple at all the slumber parties..HA!
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Date: Thursday, February 27, 2020 GMT Views: 393
Registered: August 21, 2007 Location: Wayland MA Posts: 85348
Thu, Feb 27, 2020 @ 7:30 AM
I love your card!! Such fun images..........and no. Ouija boards were not in vogue when I was growing up.........we all played Canasta. Does anyone play that any more??? (I am about to be 76. Can you tell?)
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Registered: October 18, 2015 Location: Cary, NC Posts: 15086
Thu, Feb 27, 2020 @ 9:59 AM
My grandkids had a Ouija board s few years ago. It could have been their moms. I do remember playing with one my girlfriend had, and pajama parties were the time to haul them out! Oh what memories!
Love your card, Polly! Thanks for the memories...
Registered: May 10, 2006 Location: Westminster, CO Posts: 26049
Thu, Feb 27, 2020 @ 11:49 AM
So....yes, I believe kids still use it. I think part of the fun for them is that it is such an old game, there's much more mystery and creepiness involved. Your card brought an immediate smile to my face! Love the look of the gal....I'm kind of feeling this way right now!
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Registered: July 27, 2007 Location: Dublin, Ireland Posts: 109977
Thu, Feb 27, 2020 @ 12:29 PM
Cool crackle and zebra print (that one has a great retro vibe) layers. And what a brilliant sentiment - I could use that one with Snoopy typing. Well, TBH I don't know if I actually would, but there are so many of the strips that start with him typing "It was a dark and stormy night".
Registered: February 27, 2007 Location: Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin Posts: 15415
Thu, Feb 27, 2020 @ 1:36 PM
Did you have one of those magic eight balls too? Turn it upside down and it would answer your questions. Oh what fun your card is....and my brothers would always tell stories that started with 'it was a dark and stormy night...'
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Registered: July 23, 2007 Location: Syracuse, Indiana Posts: 25186
Thu, Feb 27, 2020 @ 2:23 PM
I still can't believe my Christian parents let us have a Ouija board.....definitely a thing at slumber parties and also attempts at levitating each other, looking for our future mates in mirrors, etc.
Fun images that definitely capture that crazy time.
Registered: April 11, 2016 Location: Fairyland Posts: 14975
Thu, Feb 27, 2020 @ 3:01 PM
Love all of this Polly and yep at 12/13 ouija boards were the thing. My mum gave me a stern warning and frightened the living daylights out of me so that put a stop to my participation. I wouldn't touch one now. The things we do when younger LOL and I was a bit of a rebel. TFS Happy day
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