Wednesday, 24 October 2012

Ladies Who Lunch




 
 
What a palaver.
Today I was due to meet my friends, Nina and Dawn for lunch.
But when I got up at 8 am to walk the dog I smelt gas.
I phoned the emergency number and within an hour a lovely young man had come to investigate.
Yes, we had a leak.
Oh no.
He discussed knocking down walls and lifting up floorboards.
And then he offered to see if he could isolate the leak.
One life story and a coffee (two sugars) later.
The leak was no more.
What a nice man.
 
I mentally totted up the amount of money I had saved and promptly ordered a dress from the Karen Millen sale.
Fortunately, I was able to enjoy my lunch with Nina and Dawn and even picked up a onsie for my son.
 
 
Happy Days.
 


11 comments:

  1. Yikes
    I 'd be terrified at a gas leak - glad you got it fixed.
    And your son is such a good sport wearing his onesie :)

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    1. It wasn't too bad Lorena and my son has been asking me for weeks to gte him a onsie. He loves it. My husband thinks I only bought it because I want him to stay a baby forever. And he is quite right!

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  2. I am mystified by onesies. Babygros? For grown ups? Weird!
    Funnily enough, we smelt gas a couple of weeks back, it was actually the meter leaking!
    Lunch with the girls is always fun. xxxx

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  4. My son (23) has a devil onesie and wore it all Christmas Day last year - he loved being photographed in it. Boys are odd!

    Good to know the leak was sorted so quickly and easily.
    (Stupid auto-correct keeps making me post rubbish!)

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  5. Wow - I'm so glad your got your gas leak sorted…scary! Glad it was followed by a bit of shopping and a lovely girly lunch. Avril x

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  6. Fabulous layering here!
    glad to hear the gas leak didn't turn into a huge ordeal.
    Chic on the Cheap

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  7. A gas leak can be a very serious thing--thank goodness the crisis was averted. And why is your son wearing a onesie? My grandson wore his pajamas to school today (a onesie), but came home complaining that they'd been too warm.

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  8. Loving the way you totted up the saving to promptly spend, so made me chuckle.

    Glad all is sorted .

    X x

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  9. Fab outfit and thank goodness the gas leak didn't interfere with lunch.
    I don't get those all-in-ones. Why do kids wear them adn why are they so popular? Is it some celebrity thing? x

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