Just try to buy them in a few weeks at the Hema or AH, and you'll see that they usually are pink. ;)
It looks like it will be a few more hours yet.
Hello new amazed follower. Nice to meet you.
I am honestly unsure...
I hope so. I don't know what the ramifications would be if the Dutch actually evolved into the colour orange.
Yes... of course looks side to side nervously
Maar hopelijk is het met een paar uur voorbij....
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With all due respect, your new amazed follower.
You mean tompoezen aren't supposed to be orange?
Don't forget that people do actually turn a rather festive shade of orange themselves. Or maybe it's just the fake tans they all get before going on holiday for even more tanning.
At least you joined the party by dying your hair... oh wait, it's always that colour, isn't it? ;)
This could clearly be my mother-in-law. She had no interest in the World Cup until the Dutch kicked the ball. Now there's an orange shrine.
. Congratulations Holland. But save something in case you win the cup (I have a friend who has you down as one of his favorites.) I remember when England won the cup (long ago in the far and distant past) ours was a multi coloured celebration.
You are right, watching the game is not required to know how it is going. Just note the number of times that you hear fireworks and that would be the number of goals scored...when the fireworks continue and this time you hear cars go by with singing people and horns blowing...THAT indicates the end of the match where NL won. :)
10) As the echoing cheers lasting for several hours can be heard from kilometers away, neighboring countries have resorted to making pleas towards U.N. asking the Dutch to tone down the festivities. That or resign themselves to join the Oranje partying. :)
Let's just be thankful that the national colour isn't blue or green or, worse still, purple or black. Just think what those food colourings would do your system!
It was fantastic watching the sea of orange going past our place yesterday. You almost don't need to watch the matches; you can just listen to the large crowd responses throughout the city and tell whether something good or bad happened. And yes, the singing. So much singing!
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