hi,hope you're well.
well...its all change here.after christmas the work went really quiet.i actually spent 5 weeks just sitting on my lazy bottom.i had enough money to get me through it so that was no problem but boredom was getting to me a bit.it was freezing so there wasnt much you could do really.anyways work is busy at the moment,i've probably got a months worth of work right now but that should grow to 6 months shortly...thats quite relieving considering i applied for a hospital porters job but didnt even get an interview.i'd rather be doing this job,its really easy going...most of the time.
i have also been dumped by the lady friend.that came out of the blue,i was actually quite shocked.she didnt like the fact i left early in the mornings & that we were becoming friends...der whatever lol.it did make me realise that being with someone can be quite agreeable,it made me happy...or happier i should say.it certainly didnt leave me feeling down.t was ok with me.ill miss getting me end away though lol.
well,i've probably bored you enough already so i'll say ta ta.take care of yourself
My mood: a bit thirsty
hi,hope you're well.well,christmas came & went in a flash & blur.it was quite a good christmas,a nice relaxing time.over christmas the crush & i spent more time together & this has bought us closer together.we were together new years eve & i sent her a txt message telling her i thought the world of her,i was just being honest.this had the effect of bringing down any walls that may have been between us & we ended up getting very intimate.i started the new year waking up with her,she was the first thing i saw this year...i get the feeling this year will be a cushty one.its been such a long time that i felt like this for someone,i think i can say she feels the same way without taking anything for granted,she makes me feel special & always makes me feel happy.
the work front is really quiet.i have only worked four days since christmas.so far i'm getting by but i'll have to find something soon.i think i'll have to get a real job & give up on this building lark,its too hit & miss these days.i'dactually like to be a postman,outside all the time,loads of exercise & fresh air & not being crowded by people.
i havnt seen much of my son lately.he's always with his girlfriend or away at work.he's doing ok & its not a problem.i'll try to catch him next weekend,maybe take him for breakfast before he starts chasing his chicky lol.
well,i think thats me a the moment.i'm very happy at the moment,i hope you are too.
catch ya laters
My mood: a bit rather hung over
hi.its been a bit of an unusual week for me.i have been working round an old womans house helping someone fit a central heating system.i thnik the lady is a bit crazy,she never stops talking,even when she's on her own she just chats to herself.she's actually quite a nice old lady,she's very comical.she sits in her front room as if she's sitting watching tv....but there's no tv!.
it would seem i have met a woman...shock of shocks lol.i met her at my uncles & she got someone to give me her number.i called,we had a little chat & ended up going out on a date.we went to an indian restaurant that was very nice.we are meeting up again next week.she's rather fantastic,obviously its hard to know what someones about after only meeting them twice,but so far she seems really nice.i cant wait for our first snog lol.
i'm not sure if we have any work for next week.it would be nice to get another week before christmas,just to finance the few weeks off.i will probably start looking for a new job next year,i might try something completely different.i'll wish myself luck on that one.
put your feet up & enjoy your sunday,laters
My mood: a bit contemplative
hi, hope you're well & cushty.things is good this end.
its been an ok week for me,nothing out of the norm,just working & getting through it.i have started going for walks every night.its good for exercise & helps your dinner go down.i like walking in the dark,it gives me a nice sense of anonymity.
i went to my uncles friday night for a curry/drinks night.there was a few people there......AND A WOMAN!......it took me about 30 seconds to realise that i'd been set up.i wont complain though,she was actually really nice.she certainly didnt put on any graces & she seems down to earth.i was suprised on saturday night when my uncle called & said she'd askes him to give me her number.....she's obviously a woman of superb taste loli'll give her a call monday or tuesday...dont wanna seem over keen.the whole situation has made me think about how happy i am with being single,its quite good actually.i dont have any hassle but am aware that i am missing out "on other stuff" ....wink wink lol.
well,i'dbetter get on with my busy sunday of doing absolutely bugga all lol.
keep your chin & give us a smile,catch ya laters
hi,hope you're well.i'm as well as can be expected on a sunday morning lol.
its been really windy here the last couple of days,the wind woke me up at !:45 am this morning.....most annoying.i could hear dustbin lids flying up the road & tiles blowing off roofs.winter is definitely here.
i havnt worked all week so its been a slow & lazy week...it didnt bother me too much,i'm ok for money plus it was horrible outside.i'm working next week.
i tried a different indian take away last night,it was bloody horrible.i wont be going there again.better to stick to what you know.
i have big plans today...big plans of keeping warm,stuffing my face & doing absolutely bugger all....gotta love sundays
take care & catch you later
hi,hope you're well.its a little bit chilly here (south uk).i can smell my dinner cooking...its making me really hungry.today is the usual very lazy sunday...i'm pretty much going to do absolutely nothing all day today,just how i like my sundays.
friday was a bit of a bummer day for me,i had to work in the rain all day...i'm not a very big fan of working in the rain.i was putting up concrete fence posts so that wooden panels can slide between them.it was really muddy & i was slipping up all over the place..most annoying.the one good thing about friday was the fish,chips & mushy peas i had for lunch.good food makes me happy & content....i'm bloody starving just thinking about food.
it looks like we have work untill next april or may....very handy considering we had nothing two weeks ago.....thats plenty of weekend vodka tokens lol.
thats about it for me,look after yourself & stay positive
My mood: a bit blissful
hi,hope you're well.
it is absolutely pouring with rain outside...to be honest i'm getting a little fed up with all the good weather,i like the rain
as much as i like the sun.its been a quiet couple of weeks,nothing going on but work & not an an awful lot of that around at the moment.im not that bothered about it,i like having time to myself & i have enough money.
my son was meant to visit me last weekend but he never turned up,he has a girlfriend now, you know how it is when you're young,shagging comes before everything else.
i could really do without this hangover,sunday is always the same.
thats it for now,laters
hi.wow i cant believe i havnt been here for nearly a year,thats completely nuts.
well,so much has happened over the last year...errr actually it hasnt,pretty much all i've done is work.i wish i had more to report but thats life.my boss is a lot better,he seems to have beaten the throat cancer but cant eat properly...that must really bug him,he loved his grub.our work has dried up at the moment,first time in nearly a decade so i wont moan about it,i'm actually looking forward to a few weeks to myself,time for fishing,bike riding & jogging.these are thing i cant usually find time for.
my son is doing well,he's back from afgan,has been for quite a while,he's ok.he's managed to get himself a girlfriend,i havnt met her but she sounds quite nice......well,as nice as you'd want a girlfriend to be.
it has been,as it always is,a rather drunken weekend,my heads killing me..oh well,thats the price you pay.its just my way of relaxing at the weekends,my life would probably be better without it....but i'd be a boring bastard.
well,thats all for now,i'll be sure to spend more time here every week,take care of yourself...that way you wont have to worry about someone else doing it for you
hello,hope you're well.what have i been up to this week?.
my boss is still very ill,he was rushed into hospital saturday because his throat cancer has stopped him eating,he cant swallow so has lost weight & also strength.his brother has been trying to run things but he aint much of a business man to say the least.all he wants to do is get the first payment for a job then leave & let someone else do the dirty work.as long as i'm getting paid it doesnt really matter too much to me.i've worked for the bloke for more than ten years...it could well be a time for a change.
my son has been in touch on face book,he is back from Afghanistan but has gone straight to berlin with his mates too experience german art & culture......actually he's gone to get stupid drunk...why not?!.he told me that his mother is now disabled,..not quite sure what he means by that,his mum is a drama queen,i've never regretted leaving her all those years ago.
i went mad with the indian food on friday night,i got a chicken vindaloo & some other stuff.nice stuff but red hot & it dont get on very well with my tummy!
thats about it for now,me roast dinner is smelling rather cushty in the background,laters
hi,its been a while...a while too long actually.i hope you're well
my son is still in Afghanistan,he gets back at the end of the month,i cant wait to see him again.its a worry thats always at the back of my mind,i obviously dont want any harm to come to him,i also dont want his time there to change him..i'll just have to keep my fingers crossed.
i'm still working for the same bloke doing pretty much the same thing,building,roofing,that sort of thing.we seem to have a fair bit of work on which is a good thing at the moment..a lot of people dont have any work at the moment so i guess i'm lucky on that point.my boss now has throat cancer,they cut some peices out of his mouth & he starts chemo & radio therapy next week,hope he gets better...another reason to keep my fingers crossed.
my uncle dave died of cancer the other week,he was an ok guy but i didnt bother going to the funeral,i cant stand those things..way too much emotion going on for me.
my nephew is staying at some kind of hospital at the moment,they are keeping asn eye on him to try to figure out whats wrong with him,they think hes ok....he seems to have emotional troubles..perhaps hes just a bit highly strung.the place hes staying is out in the country,i pick him up every friday for the weekend.its a really nice drive,looking at the landscapes & pretty little cottages,i'd love to live there,much better than a city.
i had a bloody good booze up yesterday so me heads a bit sore today.
thats all for now,take care of yourself,wind at back...sun in face & all that kind of thing
hi,hope you're ok.here we are again,sundays ep time.the weeks been pretty good.i've been working on a roof & the weather has been nice,i got a bit of a tan at the moment.the guy whos house i've been working on had a load of birds in his garden.wow,did they make some noise.it was nice to hear them at first but it started getting a bit too much,....they were chirping their little beaks off.he had a parrott indoors,i made friends with it quite quickly.it creased me up with its insane whistling & array of sound effects.i dont think i'd like to own one though,too much ear bashing.
my son is now in afganistan,getting aclimatised.i hope he'll be ok,its a bit scary.
i'm having a really lazy day,got me feet up,tv on,messing around on the lap top.i might spoil myself with some chocolate.
i'm reading "i lucifer" at the moment.its ok,quite funny really.its about the devil being given another chance here on earth.my next read is tropic of cancer by henry miller,sounds a bit racy.
i plan on going to the swimming baths during the week,a bit of swimming should help the fitness & well being thing go up a level.i do floor exercises every night,its better than just vegging out in front of the tv.
its a cracking day outside but i think i'll saty in till work tomorow,a proper lazy sunday.
take care of yourself
hi,hope you're well.it makes a real change for me to be around on a Saturday,i'm usually getting drunk with my dad & a couple of mates.i got really slaughtered last night & just cant face it all today.i was ill earlier on & have got a bad headache,..i'm not moaning though,its self inflicted.i'm reading Charles bukowski again,this time its "the most beautiful woman in town",a collection of short storys.bukowski is my favorite writer,he's the dude.
i'm just about to fix myself a big plate of pasta & cheese sauce with grated cheese on top,it never fails to make me feel better,...mmmm,my bellys rumbling already.
it would appear that i have an admirer,my neighbors daughter seems to fancy me,she seems nice enough,..i'm not even really sure i have a type these days,its been a while,actually its been a long while.to be honest i havnt been out with anyone for about 5 years,maybe longer,...bloody hell that is a really long time! lol.i just dont put myself out there any more,havnt done in a long time dont really see myself settling down,i'm my own partner.
work is still ok,we seem to have plenty on at the moment,enough for the rest of the year.
my son visited this morning,first time i've seen him in ages.it was great to see hum again,we're going out for something to eat monday after work,there's an italian restaurant round the corner from me,its well cushty,i love italian food,i'd have to say its my favorite grub.my son is getting shipped to Afghanistan soon,i hope he's ok.
season four of madmen on dvd came dropping through my letterbox this morning guess what i'll be watching tonight then!i also got a couple of new cd's lately,adele 21 & rumur seasons of my soul,they're both really good,give em a go.
that's about it for me for the moment,i'll probably be back tomorrow at some point to see what questions are being asked.treat yourself well & show respect to those around you who earn or deserve it,laters.
hi,hope your well.well thats another 7 days gone past,the week at work has been good.i've been helping the brickla
i'm having the really lazy sunday today,i'm not going to do a single thing except watch TV or DVDs,mess around on the Internet,read the papers,...generally just be a lazy pig! lol.
that earthquake thing in japan is horrible,i cant believe what those people are going through,it must be really tough,my heart goes out to them.& i woke up this morning to the news of more trouble in Libya,..there's way too much grief in this world.
well,that's me for now,have a good week & make yourself happy.
hi.its been quite a long time,this is my first blog entry since last november.christmas was ok,its a chance to laze out for a couple of weeks & generally make a pig of yourself,......plus you get presents,sound! lol.
my desk top pc blew up so i got it fixed & gave it to my neice & nephew & treated myself to a new lap top,a nice new toy.
work is really busy at the moment,i think the rest of the year there will be plenty of gamefull employment,good for the pocket money fund.
as is always the case on sunday mornings i have the big hangover,sunday just wouldnt be sunday with out one,if ya aint got one then ya just aint trying hard enough! lol
i've been going jogging three times a week for a few weeks now,i feel alot better in myself for it,jogging certainly gets those endorphins going mad.i'm also fitter for it.
i'm trying not to think about tge strawberry cheesecake ice cream in the fridge at the moment,it'll ruin my sunday roast.
i've been doing my place out lately,got some new stuff for it,looking rather good with off white walls & black furniture,....black furniture needs dusting every day,bit of a pain.
my book at the moment is chourno by the french writer jean cluade izzo,he's a great crime writer,try him out.
right i'm off to laze away my sunday,its nice & sunny outside but bloody cold.
hi,hope your well & smiling.
wow,the weather here has been absolutely rubbish.its been raining for nearly two weeks,dont get me wrong,i like the rain but after two weeks you do get a little fed up with it.the thing is i work outside & if its raining you just cant get stuff done.but this week seems pretty clear so thats great.to be honest work is quiet at the moment,my firm has work in the pipe line but it just isn't starting yet,i think it'll be quiet till the new year,not to worry,i'm sure i'll go through it.i'll be painting the outside of someones house the next couple of days,the people who live there really get through the wine,i've never seen so many empty bottles left around,they dont like cleaning up after themselves,...yet they seem like really nice people.
i cant believe how close we are to Christmas,this year has just been a blur,..so what have i achieved this year so far,...er,...mmmmm!
something terrible has happened here.my mothers brother is dying of cancer,his daughter claimed she felt a little of colour the other day then collapsed with a brain tumor,she was in a coma for two days before she passed away.she was in her early thirties & has left a daughter.i didn't know her really well but i'm still left shell shocked by the whole thing,its really got me thinking about how i'm living my life,how much time i might have left,what do i want to do with it.i've been quite happy on my own the last few years but i know feel like its probably a bad thing,i'm thinking i might like to share it all with someone.& the strangest thing is that as i started feeling like this my first girlfriend from when i was about ten years old has got in touch through facebook,my heart skipped a beat when i realised who it was,we have started chatting but i dont know how long that'll last,most of my chats on facebook are usually short ones,.....i gotta admit i aint too fussed about facebook,...but hearing from her did cheer me up a bit :-).
well,thats me for now,.......are you still awake! lol.
stay happy or else.
hi,hope your having a good one.
well,there goes another week,they really fly by,it only seems like five days ago that i was,..well,here doing this actually!.the weather outside is horrible,its been pouring rain all day,a good day to be indoors in the warm & dry messing about on the pc.i have finally got myself a facebook account.i did it last week.i have heard from a couple of people,who,to be honest,i'd completely forgotten about.i did it mostly to keep up with my son & my friend in taiwan,but i've also heard from an old mate in australia.a girl i used to go to school with in the late 1970's has been in touch a couple of times,she has been in the savation army for twelve years,she has kind of given her life over to her christian beliefs,i have to admit i am well impressed with her,she appears to have done everything the right way,married ,kids,career,her beliefs,..good for her.
i have been preparing & laying a patio with paving slabs this week,my muscles feel a little sore but they do say that that that doesnt kill you can only make you stronger,....i wonder if that person has tried laying slabs all week! lol.
i have guests tonight,my parents & my best friend damons parents are coming round for a curry & drinks,that should be cushty,i think there will be plenty of drunkenness going on,..but mind you thats what its all about init!.i prepared the currys yesterday,they have been slowly cooking through all day,..they smell great.one is a hot beef balti & the other a chicken curry,both indian.mmmm,i want it right now!.
i have just got errol flynns life story through the post,i bet that will be a good read,he sounds like he was a bit of a dude!
well,thats me,i'll catcha next time round,enjoy your week,laters.
My mood: very excited
hi,hope you've had a great week.
well,its friday tomorrow,..how cushty are fridays,i love em.i've actually got the day off work tomo,all i've got to do is empty the back of my truck of all the rubbish that on it,...not a bad day really.the work is slowly picking up,i reckon a couple or three weeks time & things will be back to normal,..whatever normal is!.
the lazy guy from work is still trying to call me all the time,..how can i talk to him when he's threatening to sue my boss,i just cant do it.i've know my boss sinse i was a kid,i aint gonna do or say anything against him,he's always been sound to me.
i've been listening to brandon flowers new cd,flamingo,this week.its taken a few listens but it is growing on me,it isnt one of those albums that you love straight away,..but its growing on me,give it a go.
so,my plans for tomo,...mmmm,clean the truck,maybe get out for a walk with my camera,....to be honest its really raining bad here so getting out is a little awkward.i will definately indulge in a few wines tomorrow tea time,probably followed by a few beers,..well it is friday after all! lol
i hope you have a great friday,take care.
hi,hope your having a good day.
well,what have i been up to this week.i spent the first couple of days fitting new windows to a woman's house.she had a nice little scotty dog that followed me everywhere,he was a right cutie.the weird thing was he wouldn't walk through the sliding doors but there wasn't any glass in them,i had to slide them open so he could walk through,.....but there was no glass,he could walk straight through them,strange!.i spent the rest of the week doing some roofing at my bosses mums place.
its finally happened,my boss has sacked the lazy bloke at work.he has spent years just sitting around doing bugga all,talking on his phone all the time all the time & then trying to stir up trouble between people.i know it sounds nasty but i'm glad to see the back of him,the bloke is a complete doughnut!.he has taken it badly though & is now going to sue my boss for wrongfull dismissal,he just wants something for nothing.i have to admit i cant stand people who dont pull their weight,not just in work but in life in general.i dont think he'll get away with it.on the last two jobs he was on they both asked that he didnt come back,..not a good thing.
we had the usual meeting of the fabulous saturday afternoon beer brothers yesterday,our days of bbqing in the garden are definitely drawing to a close as the winter starts to head our way,it rained quite heavily yesterday & its slowly getting chillier.my friend damons father has just got back from las vegas,he had a great time & brang us all back cuban cigars,very nice.it was a long day of beer drinking & messing around.we seem to be drinking a lot more red wine these days,we all have our own taste & opinions on red wine,i prefer french myself,some people dont care where its from,they just wanna be drunk! lol.
i've got a chicken roasting in the oven,smells great.i've got monday off work so i dont have to get up early tomorrow,..lucky me.
have a great week,i'll catch you later.
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