- Monday, bank visit again, I now own my car.. finally, gym, lunch with Georg at Crush, car trouble.. got a new battery (a bit ironic), photo processing, Pimm’s with Georg and Parri, Rasputin field trip because of a minor romantic disappointment.. educational, Boo Radleys to sample some premium tequila.
“Hoop jy’s lus vir Mavericks.” — Georg, after a romantic disappointment.
“It’s not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.” – Roy Disney
- Tuesday, gym, FNB mCommerce meeting, run past Clifton, dinner at Cath’s, watched Push.. entertaining.
- Often by just telling the story you start seeing the solution, but good advice from a friend helps. I think I should spend 3 days a week with Mia next year.
- Wednesday, A nice fruit salad breakfast at Cath’s, Impay meeting at Wembley Square, gym, Lions Head walk, Kink’s 1st birthday party.. good fun.
“What flavour of beer you got? Flavour? Castle. That’s for miners. Minors?” — Andrew and Aiden
- Thursday, spent the day with Andrew, Table Mountain and Clifton, got a bit sunburnt.
- Regret is underrated.
- I think I’m getting a bit overly patriotic with all these Fokofpolisiekar concerts. Somebody called Afrikaans music “prawn music” and it almost ended in violence. btw Kirstenbosch: Fokofpolisiekar 24 Jan, aKING 7 Feb.
“I felt like I was in Africa.” — Ingi, about a township tour.
- Friday, Mia end of year school play, Mia’s first dentist visit, nap, Jolly Roger pirate boat trip with xmas father.. new Mermaid Tag book and Pirate Lego, bath, read, sleep.
- I’m loving this Lego thing.
- Saturday, gym, swim, dropped Mia off, xmas party at Amelia’s house, vertical tasting of 10 years of L’Avenir Pinotage from 1996 and a bottle of Vin De Constance.
- Sunday, woke up in Somerset West, fetched Mia, took a walk with Will, Amelia and the dogs to go feed some ducks, watched Atlantis, read the new Olivia book.
- Mia now has a Where’s Wally? book for the car. Good fun.
- Tune of the week, still: Safe as Houses, aKing.
You’re still young and breathing’s easy. Suck it in..