Life at the end of the road

August 26, 2010

In a huff :-)

Filed under: boats — lifeattheendoftheroad @ 5:24 am

It’s 6:00am now on a grey but so far dry day that promises, well at least according to,


wall to wall sunshine, but then it said that yesterday and I got soaked. Not just wet but soaked and chilled to the marrow. So convinced was I that Wednesday was going to be the nicest day of the week that I foolishly left my jacket and waterproofs in the Land Rover. Consequently the day  started off OK and quickly descended into an afternoon of relentless rain that poured down from above.

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By the time we tied up the good ship Loch Striven for the night I was ‘not a happy bunny’ and went home in a huff for a nice long soak in a hot bath then an early night. And I  have to say that I’m not convinced today will be any better 😦

Still apart from that I was actually looking forward to my first week operating from the new terminal and initially arrived at work with more enthusiasm than normal. The day was very busy with a brief visit from the legendary


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who was himself driven away by the weather, or at least what the weather had done to his latest project, which I avidly await to see on youtube 🙂

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Anyway, that was it, or at least as much of it as I have time to tell you about 🙂 so I’ll leave you with Goat Island as the sun goes down on a wet and miserable Wednesday evening and now I’m off to work, I know it was a rubbish post but hey, you try doing this every day for to years 🙂

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