Our house, appliances, and Make America rake again lawn and order vintage shirt furnishings being charming, but also slightly ‘wobbly’, often plagued us with the attention they needed or their eccentricities. Later, this became humorous, as we could look back, laugh at ourselves, and wonder aloud how we managed at all. The plumbing in our Downer home was original to the house and constantly beset with problems.
Dad saw it as Make America rake again lawn and order vintage shirt his heroic duty to try to fix leaky pipes, dripping faucets, and finicky showerheads himself. One time when I was very young, it must have been around 1969, the toilet went kaput. Dad assembled his tools and began work. The space behind the toilet was small.
And he jammed his head and Make America rake again lawn and order vintage shirt arms into the crevice, banging away with various wrenches, hammers, and other tools. At some point, his hand slipped, and he broke his wristwatch. Undaunted or fixated, he continued his Quixotic efforts all night and into the wee hours of the morning grunting and raging at the errant plumbing. Nobody got any sleep that night. In the morning, he was too tired to go to work.