Did some maintenance on Mrs.Crumbling's car this afternoon. Got my 'man card' stamped several times by passing neighbours as I 'did things with tools'. I'm hesitant to suggest there was any 'mirin' :oops: going on... but I think I might have stirred some husband envy :D
Local band has become something of an obsession. It's a glorious mix of traditional forms, rock, parody and outright lunacy. They just released this video and announced a date for their album.
But this.... this is the earworm.
I was a 'late bloomer', I have some pretty bad social anxiety and self confidence issues myself. I joined a gaming group.. and gave myself a reason to leave the house and socialise once a week. I still cringe at the memory of missteps, and more so missed opportunities (because hindsight is...
Not been around in while. Been having bit of a rough couple of months... Our landlord gave us notice to quit utterly unexpectedly, so we've had to find a new place to stay on very little notice, in a shitty market that doesn't like renting to people with pets. We're heading for the final set...
Stop doing that thing with your thumb! Why does your knee bend that way? Does it hurt? How doesn't it hurt? Don't Do that! I don't care if I can't see you, I don't WANT to see it. Stop it! I know you're doing it!
So apparently someone at my wife's work stuck her head around the office door to ask if anyone was interested in a swap for an extra large man... "No thanks. I have one!"
(There is a table in a little used room where people will drop off things that they are getting rid of before donating them...
This is why our bed was built to be 4 inches taller than standard.
So much more room for activities.
Furniture risers/elephant feet that add a couple inches to the height of furniture can make a huge difference to comfort... not just for activities.
I've got extended legs on my sofa...
It does depend on your frames of reference. If you travel any amount of time in the TARDIS... your age will be out of sync with your date of birth.
this is the kind of thing The Doctor might want to keep track of.