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Never-Ending Struggle

As an update to last week’s entry, the Cooper was fixed late-Tuesday afternoon, all except for the interior door handle’s trim, which also covers the adjacent Harmen Kardon sound system’s tweeter. Why’s that? The mechanic damaged it when removing the … Continue reading

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Off We Go Into The Wild, Blue Yonder!

The parts for the camera drone arrived in the mail today. The distributor didn’t send them out until Wednesday. I had to pester the vendor on Tuesday for that to happen. So far the new motor and camera assembly are … Continue reading

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Waxing Poetic: Blame It On The Full Moon

Another year has passed us by, seemingly at double time for me, But through it all, the only things that I did see,Were the soles of my boots with big holes underneath,From dragging my feet, attempting to slow those circles … Continue reading

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Lent’s Over: Time to Bellyache Again!

Still trying to calibrate my big lens after its last spill to the pavement. See last week’s entry for the details. I’m getting closer but think sending it back to the manufacturer for their expertise is probably the best option … Continue reading

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Bad Luck Is Not Better Than No Luck At All!

Don’t know why, but Lake Luxembourg is seemingly a bad-luck spot. It started last summer, when the Cooper threw a CV joint on the way up there from Andalusia. The car fortunately limped back home at least, but had to … Continue reading

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Today’s Tirade: Nincompoops

This week’s billion-dollar lottery passed me by again, after my buying several tickets which didn’t even display one of the numbers drawn. That’s my typical luck. What are the odds for not having at least a lousy numeral from the … Continue reading

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