Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist

Bloody Electrics

You can't sleep through a power cut in this house because the stair lift starts bleeping to let you know it's working on its battery. Then, of course, when the power comes on again you have thirty seconds to get downstairs and punch in the code before the alarm goes off.

We had three power cuts last night.

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