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Year View| Summary| Highlights| Month View| Wednesday 3 March 2004 (Day View)
03.03.2004 – Wednesday 3 March – Resting
- • I don’t have to go to uni on Wednesdays, so I don’t, of course. It’s my mid-week weekend, which I find quite handy. It gives me the time to catch up and prepare for the eight o’clock starts I have on Thursday and Friday.
- • I phoned the oral surgery and changed my appointment tomorrow to 10 AM, and phoned Centrelink to let them know I’m back here, and need a fares allowance claim form and rent assistance claim form. I also got my very own personal PIN number, so I feel special now.
- • Joe insists that I not run a fifteen metre extension lead down the hallway, across the kitchen, and into the phone jack, so I got the wheelie bin and painstakingly wheeled it up the stairs and down the hall under the manhole and climbed into the roof. It was very difficult to do, and I got some splinters – all the wood is so dry up there. Still, I found the phone line so all I’ve got to do now is buy some cable and joiner things and make a little line to pop into here.
- • I went shopping – the first time I have since being back. It was quite heavy to carry my groceries back and now I feel tired.
For the benefit of Mum and anyone else who is convinced that I’m about to die from eating only ice cream and lollipops, this is what I bought. I can only carry one backpack’s amount of stuff at a time, so it will take a few more shopping trips before I’m fully up to stock. It costs too much to buy any more than this at a time anyway:
Two litres of apple juice
Two litres of milk
Half a litre of olive oil
One jar of Dolmio pasta sauce with basil
250 grams of butter
500 grams of cheese
Six vegetarian sausages
Multivitamins to keep me alive
Vitamin C to keep me energetic and alive
Three litres of soft drink
One bunch of expensive parsley
Half a bunch of celery
One kilogram of frozen vegies
Three pasta mixes
Six packs of two-minute noodles
Two cans of baked beans
It cost a total of $47.75, which includes $1.67 GST.