Thursday, 11 January 2018

Busy day and lots of bruises

Today I had Dgd over for a couple of hours, I did one load of washing and filled the water tank on the boat.
I also filled the coal bucket up, this was the cause of the bruises.
I was coming down the steps onto the boat with the full coal bucket, I miscounted the steps and thought I was on the floor when I wasn't!
I landed on the kitchen floor surrounded by lumps of coal.
Dgd seemed unmoved by the bangs and crashes, she said 'I didn't fall down the steps, I was careful'
Fortunately I landed on my humongous arse so there is no real damage.
I have some Technicolor bruises and a very tender coccyx.
I had offered to look after Ella today so DD1 and hubby could take the twins out.
So after I dropped Dgd home I set off to dog sit.
Ella was fast asleep when I arrived, woke up when I sat on the sofa beside her but promptly fell asleep again.
She had one trip out to the garden (DD1 has a dog door but Ella hasn't mastered it yet) but apart from that she slept, snored and farted the afternoon away.

5 comments:

The Weaver of Grass said...

Sounds as though you had quite a peaceful afternoon after all.

Frugal in Essex said...

I suffered a very sore coccyx when I slipped on the ice in December 😱 not nice. Hope you feel better soon.

Sue in Suffolk said...

Now you know what you have to do " be Careful!"

Janice said...

Oh no, I suppose you had to clean the floor too!! Glad you didn't hurt yourself too too much!!

Winters End Rambler said...

Ella is female not male....just thinking they sound like male traits?! Hope the soreness goes quickly...that's not nice. x

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