Bugger!

Yesterday, $1000 service on car.

Today, on way to X-ray appointment, car makes squealing noise under bonnet and emits small puff of smoke. And stops in middle of road.

Mr Beloved waits for tow truck while I jump in taxi and just get to appointment in time….

Car taken to where it was serviced. They now have it at least all weekend. Mr Beloved, whose back is fragile at the best of times, is severely jolted by his ride in the tow truck.

We have gone back to bed.

Below, the latest in my series of #doctorswaitingroomcarpets tweets…image