Friday, November 2, 2007

Just like the Good Old Days


I'm wondering how good the good old days were now that we are on day 4 of having no water. Boiling water for dishes, having no toilets, and using a wash basin to bathe isn't exactly all that good if you ask me.

I'm really gong to have to find something else to write about because my daughter threatened to stop talking to me until I do, but right now, it consumes me. You just don't realize how many times you just reach to turn the water on in a day.

Vern is beyond frustrated trying to fix it. We haven't been able to get anyone out here to look at the well.

Last I heard, we may try to put in a temporary sand point well (not sure of the terminology here) so that we can pump water from the creek so that we can at least shower and flush the toilets.

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2 Comments:

paula said...

Is that the same creek Vern has been using as a toilet??

Love ya, Paula

Carla said...

Are you SURE you don't want to come and visit? Come on - the kids will love it - no toilets, no running water, no showers. It's just like camping.