The audacity of these feathered folk ! Invading my sacred ManSpace. Actually, it was fun to watch the nest building and all that followed. My PowerFist inspection mirror helped in the "nosing" process...Rockin Robin, tweet,tweet,tweet...Downside: I have to wait for them to leave before I can use my aluminum extension ladder, since it is supporting the nest :) (sorry dear, I can't fix that leaky roof right now).
Thursday, May 1, 2008
Three different "vintage" jalopy's in the driveway. 10, 17, and 22 years old...time to get rid of at least one or two; gas at $1.32 a litre. Time to succumb kicking and screaming into the conformist jaws of this century. Presenting the new grocery hauler; A 2008 Suzuki SX4 JLX All-Wheel-Drive Crossover "car":
- 2.0 litre 143 hp 4 sp automatic (wifal imperative)
- i-awd 3-mode AllWheelDrive (2wd, auto 4wd, and 4wd "lock" mode)
- 16" alloys w/205-60R-16 tires
- ABS, Electronic Stability Program
- SmartPass Keyless entry & ignition
- 9 spkr 6-CD Changer/Stereo with bum-tickling sub-woofer somewhere under the seats
- 6 AirBags
- Cruise Control
- Climate control AC
- 4 Wheel Disc Brakes
- 60/40 split fold & tumble rear seats
- yada yada yada...
at May 01, 2008
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