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Archive for October, 2006

der5er Passes Safety Inspection — Has a Leak

It’s been a while since I’ve posted about my car. So, here’s an update: der5er passed the VA State Safety Inspection today at Wayne’s in Midlothian. But there’s a problem. On the way to Wayne’s this morning, the “BRAKE” light on the dash came on. I’ve seen this before, and it was just low on [...]

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Girls Don’t Fix — Only Boys Fix Things

Tonight at dinner, Leanna had to go turn off a toy that was not previously turned off correctly. She began to interrogate Sarah as to the method used when turning it off. I stopped the coming fight by saying, “It’s ok, Leanna. It’s off now, you fixed it.” Cooper piped in with 3-year-old wisdom: “No, [...]

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