Thursday, July 30, 2020

A Warm 32 Degrees Celsius

Hanging Sliding Closet DoorsThe original appointment was set for yesterday. We had arranged for a guy to come and install our sliding closet doors. We got a call earlier in the week rescheduling to 12:30 pm today. The first fellow was Russian and helped unpackage the doors and installed the upper-rails. For some reason, he forgot to bring along the drill bits for cement floors and left to go get them. 

His company called us and said he was feeling light-headed and would be unable to complete the job today. I think it was dehydration as we offered him refreshments but he didn't take us up on it. Today has been the very hottest day of the season.  Due to his job, he might be concerned about catching or spreading COVID-19.  

Another fellow came at around 2:00 pm after finishing his first job. He had to drill into our concrete floor to anchor six bolts for the bottom track of each door. This is the type of work which can be heard throughout our entire, 17-storey, concrete building. It always makes me cringe, because it's like having a tooth drilled.   At last, we're all set with the replacement sliding doors and will no longer need to look at our clothes a hundred times a day. 

Our usual afternoon naps were cancelled but I'll cope.  When choosing my afternoon coffee k-cup, I took somewhat of a chance. This one arrived in our last variety pack.
  I Took a Chance

I think it was supposed to be blueberry.


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