Thursday, 28 February 2013

Nippy ...

Back to cool grey weather this morning ...

We had heavy rain again overnight, it woke me at 3am, and this morning there was a definite nip in the air. Heavy coats back on the locals and the odd shower of rain - Just enough to make the cobbles slippery underfoot.

The neighbours have lit their woodburner stove, and there is steam exiting the chimney pipe as well as smoke. Have been to the bank and the town hall this morning, well worth staying there a while, its nice and warm in those two offices.

The 'environmental specialist' said to me this morning. the street is looking better now the bins are there. I said yes, perhaps if you give me two more, I will return those ones to where I got them from ...

pwll writes with an interesting link here I seem to remember there was an article saying the German companies had suspended deliveries of a cancer drug before christmas. Yesterday I spent €55 on medication, at least €32.50 of which will probably never be refunded to me by the state - despite me having all the paperwork ...

2 comments:

  1. "Environmental specialist"??? Would that be Ioannis the a-hole / pain-in-the-ear? He maintains a house near us and just tosses the debris from house painting anywhere he feels like.

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  2. Mike, We all seem to have a neighbour like that. Suggest you set Lynne on him at the earliest opportunity, I fail to see how he would not, see the error of his ways after that conversation ...

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