1692 - The Salem witch trials begin in Salem Village, Massachusetts.
1896 - Henri Becquerel discovers radioactivity.
1978 - Charlie Chaplin's coffin is stolen from a Swiss cemetery. Births
1810 - Frédéric Chopin, Polish-French composer and pianist (d. 1849).
1944 - Roger Daltrey, English musician (The Who).
1954 - Ron Howard, American actor, director, and producer.Deaths
Nobody I wanted to C&P in here.
Grump. This morning was fun playing with spreadsheets. Now is answering an e-mail from the dimmest client In The World Ever.
Now I've decided what car I want next (in the real world; there's not much point saving up for an F430), I want it now
. Dammit. princesspy
is a Bad Influence. So, if anyone knows of an Alfa Spider, in black (or silver, but preferably black) with a hard top, please point me at the owner & I'll offer them Cold Hard Cash. Or maybe a bankers draft.
I want to get things done this weekend because I want to get them done, not
because I've let them slip due to being ill / exhausted / away. My housework slaves are on strike, I need to sort out stuff for fire_kitten
and to post karohemd
's birthday present. I'd rather like to get the lawn mown & the car washed & checked, but those are going to have to wait.
I've drawn Joes Edge in the Grand National sweepstake. 25-1 at the last we checked, but with colours I don't like.
I want to know what happens next in annwfyn
Question: If you *know* you're jealous of an acquaintance, what do you do when you start wishing harm to befall their possessions? Not them themselves (I'm not in that much of a bitchy mood), just "Oh No! What a shame you spilt paint all down your Armani suit!" kind of way.
I can't stop eating; I've been ravenous all week, for things like nuts & flapjacks & fatty/proteiny things. But I managed to jog-with-bits-of-walking 3.2km last night, in 26 minutes. This is why man invented the car. *nods firmly*