Friday, April 07, 2006
Why I Am Scarce...And Sad
Yeah. That's Big Daddy PC, guts spilled all over the place. Seems that the motherboard has gone bad. Anybody got a spare one lying around? My laptop apparently does not have the software installed that is needed to hook it up directly to the cable modem (or something; I have no clue what I'm talking about), and without the PC and its Wireless Access Point, there's no signal to be had...I'm hoping genius hubby will rig up the laptop somehow this weekend. In any case, we can't afford to replace or repair Big Daddy right now. Between the double mortgages, income tax being due, hay/feed prices, and the fact that I just backed my truck into the flatbed trailer, damaging a rear quarter-panel and rear bumper...well, there just isn't any money.
OK, monetary whinging over. Here's a roadside photograph for any of you who might have doubted my tale of road-duck woe:And, on the upside, I did get a great haircut yesterday, and then there's always this: