I'm a big library user. I'm blessed to live where we have excellent public libraries organized in a county-wide system; I can borrow from and return materials to any of the 28 branches. And I can ask for anything circulating from any branch to be delivered to me at whichever branch is most convenient for me. They'll even get books not in the county to me from elsewhere in the state. (I've done that three times and it still amazes me.)
My most recent special orders were for books by
Oh, I am so bad.
The recent ice storm knocked out power to hundreds of thousands of people in the Philadelphia metropolitan area, especially those in the north and west.
I was in my warm home with full power, watching TV news show people in towns where I work (and that I don't much like) with no electricity and downed trees and branches blocking roadways.
Ha. Ha. Ha.
I said...I'm so bad.
(note: I learned Yardley,
My busy season is starting so I won't be around JUB as much as I have been in December. But this is OK since I really don't like collecting unemployment for long. I get lazy and spoiled!
I was out for New Year's Eve but really didn't have a very good time. I watched the Flyers beat the Flames at the sports bar and didn't stay when the game was over; the new year actually slipped in without my noticing while I was riding the subway home. I actually kind of like that start to the year
My brother (who had the heart attack) is back to work!
He's doing pretty well. I'm glad. I didn't expect him to go back so soon.
Thanks for your kind thoughts!
My slow season has started at work...I work only on Thursday this week. It's weird having no money at the holidays but that's normal for me...this happens every year. I just can't go real crazy!!