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Old 12-02-2008, 06:47 AM
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Snow Day!!!

I travelled to work this morning, in the snow. Work is 16 miles away. The snow ploughs and gritters DIDN'T bother travelling to work this morning, in the snow, with the result that I came home again before getting stuck. It's a tad un-nerving when you pass 2 cars lying upside down in fields!

Of course, since arriving home, it's sort of cleared up but it's not a risk I was prepared to take. Instead, I'm all wrapped up, ready to take the dogs out for a snowy walk. Life is truly a hardship!!

We work flexi hours anyway, so the day off I have planned for Monday, I'll just change to today. That should work!
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Old 12-02-2008, 06:51 AM
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YIKES!!! That would un nerve me too Mo! Glad that you made it back home safely. Enjoy your day off .Spend time with your doggies and with us.
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Old 12-02-2008, 07:05 AM
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Flex-time is such a sensible idea!!! Enjoy your day!!!!!
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Old 12-02-2008, 08:32 AM
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We had some now this morning too - not enough to stick though.

My daughter enjoyed watching the snow though
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Old 12-02-2008, 08:33 AM
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I meant SNOW not NOW lol oooops!
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I totally understand, I would have come back home too. My husband drives about 40 miles to work over some nasty mountains and I hate it when it snows for it is such a worry. I know he's a very good driver but you never know about the other guy on the road. We have a Buick front wheel drive and it does wonderfully in the snow but still nothing helps when there's white outs.

I am glad you are safe at home.
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Old 12-02-2008, 10:35 AM
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Wow, that would be a little tense to see.... but glad you made the executive decision to turn around and go home and spend the day with us. We don't have snow, it is unusually warm here. Have a good walk with the hounds.
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glad You got home save, Mo.....and glad You could have nice day at home, too
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Wow Mo, I didn't know it was that snowy up with you! And it looks like more will be heading your way on Thursday...

Keep warm and safe.
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I'm glad you turned around and went back home, work will be there tomorrow.
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