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Wednesday
Apr262006

The Alien has landed

Well it has arrived!  I had quite worked myself into a tizzy about the darned thing so that when it eventually arrived, the screen was nowhere near as bad as I had thought.  It is huge but I don't find it as appalling as I thought it would and the picture is fantastic so it more than has its benefits.

Dick has been busy today receiving friends and family and it has been great to see them. I have become a dab hand at providing cups of tea, whisky and whatever else is required although I must apologise to my visitors today for the lack of biscuits!  I'll try and do better tomorrow.

The lawn has been mowed thanks to our lovely next-door neighbour and I am hoping to get some gardening done in the not too distant future.  Summer must be on its way

Reader Comments (11)

Hi Sally-pleased to hear that your massive TV is installed and not nearly as grotesque as you imagined!Hope you all enjoy many hours of viewing with it.What you need now is a programme about the troll beads in huge colour- Bliss! Take care, Love Beverley
Thursday, April 27, 2006 | Unregistered CommenterBeverley
Great to see you both yesterday and find Dick in fine form.
How miserable it was coming home to view my miserable 28in TV!
The 'tot' of Langvullin Malt went down well
Glad that Monty recognised us, but in 5 mins flat destroyed his £2 present
Thursday, April 27, 2006 | Unregistered CommenterMa & Pa
Sally I'm glad the tv has settled in well and isn't being a nuisance......and if you're up for gardening, mine needs doing - LOL!!!
Thursday, April 27, 2006 | Unregistered CommenterJules
Glad the TV landed safely!!! Enjoy it Dick....plenty of sport to watch soon! Take care of each other, glad to here Dick is feeling well, love to all xx
Thursday, April 27, 2006 | Unregistered CommenterSarah (Butterbee)
Glad the TV arrived safely. Looking forward to seeing you both x
Thursday, April 27, 2006 | Unregistered CommenterSue
Spring has certainly sprung here Sally - even MY garden is looking quite colourful!! Glad the Big Sceen isn't too much of a monster - enjoy it!! Love to you all
Suexx
Thursday, April 27, 2006 | Unregistered CommenterSue S
Have you had a go with the remote yet or is Dick in control of the Alien??! Glad it's not quite so scary as you had expected.
Thursday, April 27, 2006 | Unregistered CommenterGillie
Hi there, thank you for sharing your life over the last few months. I rarely have anything to actually write but the vibes are being teleported to you! On a rather trite note - I love those trollbeads - never heard of them before but very taken with them.
Thursday, April 27, 2006 | Unregistered CommenterEm
Visitors who don't bring their own biscuits should be refused admission. You are charging admission, aren't you?
Thursday, April 27, 2006 | Unregistered CommenterJanP
Good to see that Dick had written something on the 'blog'. This is my first time too so we are 'virgins' together. Good to know that you are never to old to learn something new!

The Ironing Fairy x
Thursday, April 27, 2006 | Unregistered CommenterBeverly
I want to see a picture of the alien!
Monday, May 1, 2006 | Unregistered CommenterCath

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