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Cars!!! (and curtains)

My lovely car decided to misbehave rather badly this week... Well she has been a bit sad for a few days and finally decided to give up and have a hissy fit on me on Wednesday. From spluttering she just stopped and said "no, I don't want to go any where". Well after a little persuasion she also threw her exhaust pipe out from her underbelly, so determined was she not to leave the house.
Ha ha! I had the last laugh as I called the good old AA out and got us both towed to my garage, where the nice man gave her a bit of TLC (oh and I gave him £150). She now really likes going out again... Tis good to have a working car again.

Very exciting too! My new purchases from Ebay have started arriving - a luvverly pair of long william morris curtains for my new lounge, I know we haven't moved yet, but I HAD to have them, how sad...


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Mar. 3rd, 2007 10:20 pm (UTC)
yo dude..
(put Josephine Lumbergroins picci on por vous)

Glad your car will be fit and ready for the formula 1 season...
Bill Morris i love..will view when in GB.
Hope all the changes (and challenges)are going as smoothly as can be.
Be on going as it's for a good reason...Wheelersville.
Trev x
Mar. 3rd, 2007 10:47 pm (UTC)
150 isn't terrible... I know my old Honda Civic costed worse than that towards the end. Yay for working cars! :)
Mar. 12th, 2007 09:01 pm (UTC)
The trouble was only 5 days earlier I had paid 165 for the brakes to be done... And now I can't reprogramme the darn radio, yah boo sucks to my car!
Mar. 5th, 2007 03:32 pm (UTC)
poorly car
I'm glad you showed it who's boss- very inconsiderate of it to throw a wobbly - doesn't it know you are moving! Glad you ordered those curtains:0)
Mar. 11th, 2007 01:42 am (UTC)
Re: poorly car
I second that, and I can confirm that the curtains are lovely jubbly!
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