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  • October 16th, 2008 | 9:52 AM
Thankful Thursday

First off, I have to say one thing I am not thankful for. I am not thankful for DHL losing my new computer and for Dell saying they don't believe DHL (or me) and that I have to continue to wait until which time Dell will decide if it is really and truly lost at which time they will begin to rebuild the new computer and it will be sent out again, probably via DHL. Grrr.

I am thankful that I only have 9 more working days in this place that is sinking faster than the proverbial lead balloon.

I am thankful for the foot massage my husband gave me last night which relaxed me enough to allow me 7 hours of wonderful, solid, sleep.

I am thankful that Yerba Buena nursery has a delivery service. Tuesday I faxed over my order and today, for a mere $30, they are delivering more plants. What a deal!

I am thankful that Thursday is my Friday and I have three days off.

I am thankful for the glorious weather we are having which is just perfect for working in the yard!

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October 16th, 2008 05:37 pm (UTC)
That's a great post, Su.
October 17th, 2008 12:37 am (UTC)
October 16th, 2008 09:40 pm (UTC)
I guess that's no worse than me ordering books online & waiting happily for the mail person to bring them to my door. Okay, you're allowed!

Too warm for me, but it's supposed to cool off tomorrow. :)
October 17th, 2008 12:37 am (UTC)
I just keep thinking about those goofy weekends where we worked outside in 90 degree weather and this feels cool!
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October 17th, 2008 12:38 am (UTC)
Ah, thank you! I am thankful for your blog as well.
October 17th, 2008 12:16 am (UTC)
A thankful heart, is a happy heart. How nice to read thankful/happy things! ---THEA
October 17th, 2008 12:38 am (UTC)
October 17th, 2008 12:46 am (UTC)
You know, I had no idea you lived in the bay area until you mention the nursery.

And a foot massage (any massage, really) sounds heavenly right about now.
October 17th, 2008 03:09 am (UTC)
Yep, bay area girl here. San Jose. Let me know if you're ever out this way!

And he gives the BEST foot massages. Lucky me.
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