atomic_fungus (atomic_fungus) wrote,
atomic_fungus
atomic_fungus

#1237: AF on the road 8

Today was a good day.

Went and got the starter cover for the chain saw, reassembled chain saw, and cut more wood.  Getting the recoil spring into the cover took some doing, but I finally figured out how to do it and got it installed; then it was a relatively quick matter of reassembly from there, and brrp the chainsaw started.

I finished Kanokon, Rosario + Vampire, and Ultimate Girls.  R+V had a great ending.  K had a good ending.  UG was okay.

I tried watching the first DVD of Firefly on this machine, got maybe 1/6th of the way through it, and gave up:  this laptop cannot play DVDs at all well.  The playback would hiccough and the sound and video would run out of sync.  Argh etc.  It’s especially annoying since I was enjoying the hell out of watching it.

I bought that set the night my Dad took a turn for the worse; no wonder that it took me so long to get around to watching it.

Anyway, so the weather was very nice, and my errands went without any serious problems.  I still have some wood left to cut, and cut it I will—later.  I did a lot and then stopped, needing rest.  Most of the stuff that I can cut with this saw has been cut; now it’s mainly cleanup.

My niece is liking the High School Girls manga.  She zipped through volumes 1&2, and just borrowed 3&4; I hope she can get through them all before I leave on Saturday.

…and it’s already Tuesday night, and there are not that many days left in my vacation.  Well, you know what they say:  half of the fun is getting home.

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