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Friday 13th came late for me

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Dianne Report 16 Jun 2008 10:47

I need gallons of tea and sympathy please.

Friday 13th was ok but Saturday morning my dining room ceiling bulged and a load of water came through from the bathroom. Emergency plumber came and fixed it but it seems I am not covered by insurance for the plumbing work. Luckily though I am covered for a new ceiling and complete redecoration of the dining room.

Saturday afternoon little one fell down the stairs and bruised his back. Later in the afternoon we went to a barbie and he was on the trampoline with the other kids and banged his chin on the bar going round it. Top teeth through bottom lip.

Today all my washing has turned green. A new pair of his shorts has accidentally gone in with the rest of the load. Need to get some colour run at the shop this afternoon.

All this on top of the stress of going through re-mortgaging and dealing with solicitors etc.

I've got a headache !!

Dianne xx


Dawnieher3headaches Report 16 Jun 2008 10:51

would you like the tea in a mug or is a bucket of it more appropriate.

things always seem to hapen at the same time.

Hope his lip is ok my two eldest have done that before and got the scars to show off the need for stitches.

hope the decorating gets done soon.

d x


Dianne Report 16 Jun 2008 10:54


It sounds as though you need to hang on to your bucket for tiddler.

Hope she is feeling better soon. Give her a big hug from me.

Dianne xx


JoyBoroAngel Report 16 Jun 2008 11:39


your tea pot or mine

you have been through the wars this week

cheers to a batter week ahead hun xxx

Sue in Somerset

Sue in Somerset Report 16 Jun 2008 12:19

Oh dear

I am sorry to hear this.

Your turn for some good luck I think.



Dianne Report 16 Jun 2008 12:22

Hiya Joy

Will have to be your pot. It has to be bigger than mine. (I haven't even got one!!)

Hiya Sue

Still no luck. Just checked me lotto numbers from Saturday. Not a flipping one.

Boo Hoo

Dianne xx


♥**♥Straykitten♥**♥ Report 16 Jun 2008 12:27

gawd ya dont half moan hehehe

hello babes havent seen u around in a while u been busy i see

"passes dianne a large voddy "

and some choclate



Dianne Report 16 Jun 2008 12:42

Hiya Stray

I'll pass on the voddy, but all donations of chocolate will be gratefully received.

Just off to town to get the colour run thingy.

Dianne xx

Purple **^*Sparkly*^** Diamond

Purple **^*Sparkly*^** Diamond Report 17 Jun 2008 03:05

Hope it worked and the green disappeared as quickly as it came!

There's a lot to be said for lying low on Friday 13ths, but not if you have a bulging ceiling overhead!
Hope you get it all fixed up soon.


Dianne Report 17 Jun 2008 11:56

Well, I'm feeling a lot better today.

It took 3 packets of colour run to get rid of all the green from the washing but it worked in the end.

The decorating company have just been to take measurements etc to send the estimate to the insurance company.

I just have loads of work ahead of me now to get a load of boxes and get this room totally cleared out for them as it will be a filthy job when they pull the old ceiling down.

Goodness knows where on earth I am going to put all the furniture. The dining room is the biggest so into my lounge (which is already full anyway) has to go 1 very large dining table plus 6 chairs, i computer/desk/chair, 1 dog cage large size, 1 welsh dresser, 1 sideboard, tons of boxes of books and ornaments, 1 hi-fi.

I'll be living in the cupboard under the stairs before long - it's the only place left !!!

Dianne xx