I'd forgotten how often we saw Magritte (colubra) wrote,
I'd forgotten how often we saw Magritte

Household update.

Well. There are now pipes in the walls again. New shiny pipes. Copper pipes.

They put the showerhead about 4" taller. wurmfood: they've done this in your old bathroom, as well.

They put in one of those lovely one-handed nozzle switches in the shower, as well. That which is known as the turnybuttonthing. I am of two minds about this. A good turnybuttonthing is a thing of joy. But as we all know, turnybuttonthings lie.

Today, if I am fortunate, I will come home to find that there is drywall all through the room. And perhaps tomorrow I will find that it's been painted and then the next day tiled. Or perhaps the other way 'round.

Thursday, I will be working from home while they replace my fridge which is, I am quite certain, older than my post-pubescence. They will also be replacing the next-door neighbor's fridge same day.

I am less than optimistic about the concept of walking naked from my bed to the shower anytime in the near future, but I do think I may be able to get up at 3 in the morning to pee and not need a flashlight and a trip into The Boiler Room sometime soon.

and I'm off to work.
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