Wednesday, 17 October 2012

We’re Having a Breakdown!

First the car broke down – an ongoing saga which is too ridiculous to give air time to...

And now the internet is down so this is being prepared in Microsoft Word...

We also have a cooker hood light and an outside light which have both ...... you’ve guessed it; packed up!!

So apologies for the lack of ‘blog’ at our usual time, but as we have been reliably informed that the internet will be up and running at precisely 20:18 (French time) we intend to stop writing and watch the clock to test this confident prediction!

Watch this space (and the clock!)

In the meantime we leave you with a photo of one of our neighbour’s dogs. He looks like we feel!


Great... the service was reinstated five minutes later than the nice man from Orange said...

4 comments:

Food, Fun and Life in the Charente said...

I am clock watching 21h20 now!! Take care Diane

Food, Fun and Life in the Charente said...

Oops missed the last sentence you back up and running. Diane

Susan said...

Why is it that all this stuff happens at once?

Paul Beach said...

The problem I believe was specific to Orange (other services Free etc were working). It looks like a key piece of their infrastructure died (a PPP server). What is interesting is that Orange was working in the Vienne