"Well, there is only one piece of advice I can give you," said the wisest of wise men. "The secret of happiness is to see all the marvels of the world and never to forget the drops of oil on the spoon."



('The Alchemist' Paulo Coelho)




Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Hole in the ground

This is what happens round here when the road has just been resurfaced...

Well, it would be too straightforward to do the underground stuff first.

6 comments:

  1. There are so many profit-hungry commercial organisations who seem to have carte blanche to spoil our roads and pavements. I wonder if they have to apply for permissions and I also wonder if any pressure at all is ever placed on them to make sure that their replacement surfaces are of the best possible level and quality.

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    1. I think they do have to apply for permission, YP but not sure about whether their work is inspected afterwards - probably not!

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  2. Don't meddle with tradition. It wouldn't be nearly so much fun if they actually used their brains.

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    1. In these days of computerised everything, Cro, there is no excuse for this.

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  3. Hi, tis I murphyfish the long lost blogger. I've started to write once more and would love to have you along for the ride me dear, find me here at ;-

    http://gairdh.blogspot.co.uk.

    tis not what you may expect from me but I'm getting there.

    John

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  4. Hi John, I wondered what you were up to. Thanks for your new address. I shall head over there right now to have a read. :)

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