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Thursday, April 30, 2009

My land-line phone's battery dies after 1 hour of talking, this is a great blessing on dull, endless conference calls.. *click* [silence] :)



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Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Keep on getting angry calls from Amazon customers who have called customer service on 0844-3570155 and been put through to me! *sigh*



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End of Wednesday's work is here. Three cheers for the end of Wednesday's work. Isn't Wednesday evening the new Thursday (meaning Friday)?



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working on code written by an imbecile - 134K of uncommented functions manipulating a database table consisting of 32 two-letter field names



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Tuesday, April 28, 2009

... the whole house just shook and lurched in a sickening way... wtf? Earthquake?



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...woken at midnight after just falling into a deep sleep by a misled (but enthusiastic) alarm clock, then at 6am by loudly vomiting cat...



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Thai basil aubergines, sesame spinach and noodles :)

Monday, April 27, 2009


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... hurray, it's the weekend! What? Wait, it's what? Monday? But, but, the weekend? Finished? When? Oh balls... yes... I remember now :(



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Friday, April 24, 2009

*deep sigh* what's the point in sitting at your desk even, on a Friday afternoon? It's almost impossible to concentrate on work...



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Curry for lunch :)


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The lightning flashes through my skull; mine eyeballs ache and ache; my whole beaten brain seems as beheaded, and rolling on some stunning ground



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Thursday, April 23, 2009

... happy St George's day... an excuse to drink Bomber and eat pies then...



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Euston is very busy, everything delayed :(

Wednesday, April 22, 2009


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escaped from work a bit early... Free! Free! Free!



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late for work again... So what's new? :( at least i can blame the tube this time :)



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Tuesday, April 21, 2009

trying a different route to work due to tube problems... Into the unknown...



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trying a different route to work due to tube problems... Into the unknown...



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got to love london, first coversation snippet i hear: "...going to use the dna from the toothbrush..." *sigh*



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on way to london, train doesnt smell of poo, forgot my oyster card, buffet car (wine shop) closed...



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... preparing mentally for a trip to London...



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About to eat the last survivor of the xmas chocolate massacre


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Monday, April 20, 2009

... just drank a pint of home-made, chilled, fresh raspberry milkshake... mmmmmmm...



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... staring wistfully at the blue skies beyond the top of my monitor...



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... having chest x-rays and blood tests for lunch...



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Average day in lancaster...

Saturday, April 18, 2009


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... off into sunny Lancaster to buy some vegetables, perhaps, to drink a beer in a garden, perhaps.



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Soft boiled eggs and soldiers for breakfast :)


Yum, one of my favourites, and eaten outdoors! Ah, summer.. ;)

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Friday, April 17, 2009

... that's it folks, it's here... the one, the only, the weekend!



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... just watching Nimba the cat trying to catch, kill and eat an enormous queen wasp - it's like car-crash TV...



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Time for a pint of chocco-banana milkshake...


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... tempted to go to the White Cross for a lunchtime pint in the hazy sunshine... :)



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... only 5.75 hours until the weekend :)



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Thursday, April 16, 2009

... walked around town, exhausted myself, now have pains and misery and fuzzy head :( woe...



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Mystery freezer meal today turned out to be thai curry... Winner :)


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... feeling a little bit better, but still a little bit ill, better do a little bit of work then I suppose...



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New dub just arrived :)

Wednesday, April 15, 2009


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Tuesday, April 14, 2009

... feeling mightily ill, pleurisy is playing up again, guts churning too - I blame the 10% pint of bitter at the YoHo last night...



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... having solved a mystery, will now drink tea and eat some of the chewy granola bars that his wife made...



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Monday, April 13, 2009

... bored of working, will perhaps start to drink beer instead...



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Sunday, April 12, 2009

... Sitting in the sun, sipping beer, making lots of food for the easter 'pot luck' later



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Tsk

Saturday, April 11, 2009


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Odd party...


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Views from bains crag


Out for a little walk

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Friday, April 10, 2009

... essentially eastering



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Thursday, April 09, 2009

... is it the Long Weekend yet?



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... the waiting is over! Yes, here it is! Another exciting day of... work! Thrill as you operate a keyboard, marvel as you push a mouse!



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Tuesday, April 07, 2009

... just bought a £1 mini TV remote and have been merrily turning off stupid TVs (through shop windows) around town. Ah, the small pleasures



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... pre-lunch snack of hummus and mature cheddar on walnut bread with lemon and feta olives on the side...



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Monday, April 06, 2009

... cold and raining again... normal service has been resumed... :(



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... mystery lunch today - after the wife defrosted the freezer some old, mysterious tupperware were discovered. Ah, that's lunch then :)



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... have the usual Monday morning fog in my head, it will clear by noon, but that really isn't helpful at the moment...



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Healthy breakfast, healthy mind...

Saturday, April 04, 2009


Or, my breakfast...

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Geek lunch of pizza and wow :)

Friday, April 03, 2009


I might not eat it all!

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... think I've burnt myself out with a furiously efficient morning :(



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Thursday, April 02, 2009

... off to consume pies in town...



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... ate too many chillis for breakfast and am now in extreme, temporary pain and feel dizzy...



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... eating curried potatoes for breakfast... sometime it's just the correct thing to do...