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The Time Has Come

Discussion in 'UHall' started by Petra Fyde, Oct 14, 2014.

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  1. Petra Fyde

    Petra Fyde Peerless Chatterbox
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    Your 'Designated Driver' is handing the 'bus' over to someone else.
    Farewell all, and best wishes for the future.

    See you in Sosaria.
     
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  2. Joshua Ravenloft

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    Short and sweet... smells like a dismissal - shame if it is because Petra has done so much good on this site this past few years! It is actually, IMHO, the BEST site for UO now :)
     
  3. Miri of Sonoma

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    o_O First Taylor and now Petra!!? I fear an ill wind is blowing our way. :confused2:

    Thank you Petra for all your hard work all these years.
     
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    Safe journey my friend, thank you for everything.
     
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  5. outcry

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    Sorry to see you go Petra you will be missed as you did so much for stratics, safe travels
     
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  6. The Old Man

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    Not Happy...You have done so very, very much for us. Hope this is for a 'good' reason and is what you want.

    Hugs
     
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    *Bows with grand flourish* I've always respected you. Which is the highest compliment I have.
     
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    You really will be missed, you have done a huge amount for Stratics.... hopefully we will see you more in-game though
     
  9. callum_fitzhugh

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    Sorry to see you go Petra. You have been here longer than me and you will be greatly missed
     
  10. Eaerendil

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    Thanks for everything and all the best for you!
     
  11. SlobberKnocker

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    i'm always amazed that some of you give so much of your free time to this game.

    Thanks for everything you have done and making this a true interactive community.
     
  12. TheScoundrelRico

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    With new ownership usually leads to new management as well. Nobody but those involved in the back end discussions of Stratics will know what was discussed, (unless of course that information is leaked >:)), so speculation isn't going to do anyone any good...la
     
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    Thank you for teaching me a great deal about Stratics and moderating. Your loss will be a crushing blow to the Stratics community. Thank you for everything my friend.
     
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    A real loss.
     
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    Stratics and UO would not have been the same without you. You made a huge difference. Thanks for all you have done.
    Happy trails to you, Petra!
     
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    Damn this are sad news, the forum will never be the same without your service. Maybe someday, we will meet again in a different forum.
    Thank you for everything you did for us.
     
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    Noooo! We love you! And always will. :grouphug:
     
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    very sorry to hear this Petra - you have been a mine of valuable information ever since I returned to UO and I wish you all the best.

    hopefully will see around in game - but if not take care and good luck.
     
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    Petra - So sorry to see you go. Will you still lurk on the forums?
     
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  20. TheScoundrelRico

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    Seems odd that she would just leave the forums altogether. It's not like she's been banned. Guess she is bitter about the split...too bad though...la
     
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    You will be missed.
    Good luck on your future endeavours.
     
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    NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOES
    *PEEES ONS DEM WOO LET HERZ GOS*
    COMES BACK NO LEBES MEEES ALONE
     
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  23. Assia Penryn

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    Your absence will be truly missed. You were an amazing asset to this forum and it's community.
     
  24. Shelra

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    @TheScoundrelRico and I quote you! "so speculation isn't going to do anyone any good...la"



    So sorry to hear this news @Petra Fyde , many a time I looked up your recent posts to learn something new. Stratics will not be the same without you.
     
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    Petra may be leaving the driver's seat, but she's always welcome in the back of the bus with the rest of us! We have hugs; and ice cream!
     
  26. TheScoundrelRico

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    Good point...la
     
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    and COOKIES!

    [​IMG]
     
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    Later Petra. Hop on your Siege toon sometime and say hello.
     
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    Shame you cannot undo all of your hard work of late. Stratics seems to have contracted the stupidity virus from EA . You will regret that you fools. Big hugs Petra
     
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    Curses real loud! Petra and mags are who drug me into this ! Good luck petra and I will see you in game and in skype!
     
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    Petra, you've selflessly donated so much time, effort, wisdom and incredible guidance to this forum over the years I can't imagine what it's going to be like without you. Thank you for all you've done. My heart goes out to you.

    *takes out the "I've been Petra-fied" mug and pour in some ale*

    To Petra!
     
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  32. Joshua Ravenloft

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    Amen to that... Enormous than
    Now who speculates... Make your mind up bro....

    The fact that Petra has posted once and not left any other comments, smacks of an involuntary removal.. no?
     
  33. Piotr

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    Sad to see you go, Petra! Stratics will not be the same without you. :frown2:
     
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  34. TheScoundrelRico

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    Who knows? When I had my moderator title removed...I didn't pout and leave (lucky you, huh?)...la
     
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    Thank you so much for your efforts on the forums you will be missed, I'm hoping that you will be still playing on our shard Europa.
     
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  36. Petra Fyde

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    Ok, to address the conspiracy theorists, did I jump or was I pushed? I jumped.
    Well, hobbled. I'm getting old you know.
    Yes, Riply, I'll be on Europa - or sometimes Drachs, or maybe Siege, but certainly in Sosaria somewhere.
    Will I post? I don't know. How long do you think I can hold out before I live up to my 'special' post count title?
     
  37. DevilsOwn

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    safe journeys, Petra... see you on the boards, nitpickin' with the rest of us! ;)
     
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  38. TheScoundrelRico

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    pfft...newbie...la
     
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    Welcome to Drachenfels! Just call me, so we can banksit a bit ;-)
     
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    Thank you, Petra, for all the hard work you put into Stratics. I've relied on your guides too many times to count over the years. I hope this change will give you a lot more time to enjoy the people and activities that are closest to your heart. And I hope you'll also get some great and enjoyable opportunities to use the many skills you learned "on the job" here at Stratics. I'm glad you'll still be playing UO. Maybe by now some of your grandkids are old enough to play with you (more than just building houses!) and you'll have the time to enjoy doing that with them.
     
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    :( sorry to see you go you will be missed.
    best travels to you.
     
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    Thank you for all the time and work spent on stratics. I wish you the best for the future.
     
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  44. startle

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    A sad day for all of us, Petra, but mostly sad for Stratics.... You're dedication and hard work all these years will be impossible to replace... Damn.
     
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    I am very sorry to see you go. Thank you so much for all you have done for us. :(
     
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    Be well Petra. I don't play europa, but I might see you other places.
     
  47. Poo

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    Petra.
    the lady who not only gave me a ban but made me a moderator.
    i still haven't decided which one i should be mad at her for!

    i certainly wouldn't wanna be the next person in line to try to fill her shoes, i would speculate that would be an impossibility!
     
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    I feel like the Stratics world as we know it is collapsing....first Tazar, then Taylor, now Petra....strange that three of the top level staff leave at the same time, but I guess changes happen sometimes :(

    Thank you for all your contributions to Stratics and the lives of new players around the world Petra, we will miss you. :woman:
     
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    Well things are always changing and this is a prime example of how the changes are not always for the better. With all the others I regret your leaving and wish you well wherever and whatever you now do.
     
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