RA Pocket Shrine 83/? – iRAPS

Let’s celebrate Tuesday. How’s that for a pre-midweek slump?  I can tell you that it surely is boosting *my* mood today as I am heading off on my business trip in London. Thank goodness I have a couple of shrines and a Pop!Thorin to support my Richarding demands on-the-go, too… Pop!Thorin has been itching to go back to London, anyway – the place where he was “anointed” last year at the SD. Awww, it holds a special place in his heart… 😉 But wait, I am getting distracted. I was going to show you a new RAPS. This one is proof that if you are persistent, I will eventually give in and create a custom RAPS…

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The requesting fellow fan, richardarmitageforever, was quite taken with RAPS Inc.’s ConnemaRA. She offered to sell an arm and a leg for it! Rather than incapacitate her forever, *and* repeating myself by copying the ConnemaRA shrine, I decided to make a new one. But since she seemed to be intent on the Irish theme, I was glad I had a sort of Irish-themed tin in my stash… Sheep and shamrocks – yeah, right… The tin came from Germany, and the writing on it was in German, so I printed and badly cut out a sticker to obscure the strange language on the lid… Ok, well, I suppose it was less about Ireland and more about *RA in* Ireland… But nonetheless, I think you can call this an iRAPS (Irish RA pocket shrine):

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So there. RA in his Irish pictures (although I am not 100 percent sure that scene with Raymond-Babe was filmed in Ireland…) With a giant shamrock on his head. I admit, it reminds me a bit of this. I assure you that was unintended, though! To balance it out, I thought I’d put a picture in that made RA looks slightly Irish – reddish hair, pink, healthy glow on his cheeks. DISCLAIMER: Most Irish people do *not* have red hair. In fact they have dark hair and blue eyes, much like the regular appearance of Mr A… For some interactive fun I decided to let B___ have three versions of the famous “Kiss me, I’m…” line. (Bear with me, badly made gif ahead…)

Kiss me I am Richard

He’s definitely not Irish. And would you kiss someone, just because they were British? Ok, I wouldn’t, because I’d probably be expatriated from Ireland. But I hear that some of you Anglophiles out there would… *tststs* So I think option 3 is bang-on. Kiss me, I’m Richard. Sounds legit!

 

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So that’s the iRAPS. Hotter than an iPhoneSeix, handier than an iMac, and definitely as haptic as an iPad. Have fun with it, richardarmitageforever, and may Richard Armitage be with you forever 😉

39 thoughts on “RA Pocket Shrine 83/? – iRAPS

  1. Süß! 🙂

    Ganz zu schweigen von der netten Aufforderung drinnen. – Jau, “I’m Richard” ist eine völlig ausreichende Begründung. 😀

    PS: Was stand da ursprünglich drauf? Muss ich im nächsten Laden mit Sheepworld-Artikeln stöbern, oder erfahre ich es auch so?

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    • Die *einzige* Begründung 😉 Das “Kiss me I’m…” drängte sich einfach wegen der irisch anmutenden Dose auf. Das ist ja so ein feststehender Spruch…
      Oh, was stand da auf Deutsch drauf… Keine Ahnung mehr…

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  2. LOL! Love it. Do people assume Irishmen have red hair? I didn’t know that… I always think of black hair and blue eyes… Proper celts! 🙂 And a very fine combination it is too *sigh*

    Haptic? What’s that then? *scurries of the look it up* 😉

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    • Germans think the typical Irish person has red hair and freckles. And they think that *that* is typically celtic… Afaik the ratio of red haired people in Ireland is the same as anywhere. I prefer the dark-hair-blue-eye combo but don’t tell my strawberry blonde GASP (Gaelic spouse)…

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  3. kiss me I’m Richard is a good enough reason in my opinion 😉 I’d like to kiss those veins on his neck.. ehem.. where were we, ah yes, the shrine! Beeeeeeautiful 🙂 I am sure she will enjoy it a lot! Another good one 🙂

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  4. ‘Kiss me I’m Richard”……….okay, ready when you are handsome!
    Lovely shrine Guylty, hope the recipient enjoys it as much as I do mine xx
    Enjoy London xx.

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  5. Aaaw. I used to love those sheep cartoons when they came out — surprised they are still in business. “Ohne Dich ist alles doof” was my favorite one. Your shrine is so cute!

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