What the hell were you doing yesterday? The A3 was a nightmare, if there wasn't roadworks there were traffic jams caused by some doofus-numb-nuts killing the flow of traffic. I've driven this route maybe twenty times and never, not even in a blizzard, has the road been so bad.
Ten to twelve hours my rrr. It took over 15 hours Budapest to Brussels yesterday. Then let's add in the bloody pea-souper out to Calais this morning and the M26/M25 pretending to be Autobahn.
He is from the next town over to where I live and has attacked cancer face on since the age of 15, he realised life was extremely limited and decided to live what life he had to the full and do as much good as he could. I've been kind of following his story for a year or so and now he is finally on the way out.
We know all about the celebrity deaths, and some of the more interesting ones get posted up on here, I'd just like to get someone who has lead a worthwhile but very short life a little more exposure for once.
The lad done good.
Some men are born mediocre, some men achieve mediocrity, and some men have mediocrity thrust upon them.
One day someone from the railroad comes here to see me and he says, 'Prophet, the railway's gonna go right past your house.' 'Ah, is that so?' I said. 'Mm-hm, yup that's right he says, 'All those trains gonna go right past here, and the best thing for you, Prophet, is to sell your land to the company or else we'll buy Baker's. He lives next to your place, and I'll put the tracks there, and that'll make you go crazy. What do you say, will you sell out to our company, Prophet?'
Those who fail to learn history are doomed to repeat it. --- George Santayana (December 16, 1863 – September 26, 1952)
Those who fail to clear history are doomed to explain it. --- OriginalGriff (February 24, 1959 – ∞)