The washer/dryer should finally be fixed today, after a week. I have a business meeting this afternoon, tax things to sort out and a photo shoot with my daughter, for her new school, in the early evening. While we have managed to reroute the flow of ants from the inside to the outside of the house, I am amazed by the cunning of the mouse. Today, the mercury is predicted to hit 94ºF/34ºC.
These are the times that are very trying in the search for an easy and elegant life. In days gone by, I would have retreated into a good book, some jazz samba and the air conditioning. Unlikely today. Or I may have taken a trip to the museum, which is closed for renovation.
Oh, and my son just bit my daughter whilst I was momentarily indisposed.
What are your tactics for dealing with one of those days that your parents warned you about?
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