Category Archives: at work
1) Go to youtube
2) Search “Devil Makes Three”
3) Press “play”
Hiking a half mile up a steep dam embankment with a five gallon bucket full of wet dirt and gravel (probably a bit more than 50 pounds, and just a bare wire handle for that matter). When you are already carrying another 5 gallon bucket with all your tools and instruments in it. And the ground is completely saturated so with every step you sink an inch down into the mud, and it sticks to your boots when you lift your foot.
All I can say is that I’m glad it wasn’t snowing, too.
Can I just say that ever since I rolled my jeep, driving in the snow has really lost its appeal?
Why does it always take me about halfway through a project to realize that there’s a better, easier, more accurate way to do it, and so I have to go back to the beginning and start over?
Gah. I haz a dumb. It’s getting better, but sometimes it backslides.
Not today though.
So, hey, how do you know it’s cold outside?
When the fingertips of your wet gloves make clacking noises when you drum then against your bucket.
…I’m glad I brought a pair of dry socks along with me today.
Regardless of how you feel about working the day after Thanksgiving, there sure is a lot less traffic…