Daily Archive: August 20, 2010


“Just the Diamonds now.”

Friday, 20th August: Moored at Irthlingborough (rope-hauled boat 80 yards to and from water-point)       As planned and as promised the gasman came to call… chatted, serviced the boiler and left, all in less than two hours.  I had slid off the boat when I heard he was on his way lest I be subjected to another gasman confessional… Two months ago, after much badgering of our gas servicing supplier, the three times cancelled servicing of our domestic boiler...