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Fog machines and laser beams

Posted by Andrew on Thursday, January 13, 2011, In : Happenings 
Wow, the day after that last post all hell broke loose for Dipps and me.

It started with him arriving back at 4am to the Hoboken flat from South America.

It started for me a mere 4 hours later as I headed off to pick up what turned out to be a 15 foot truck in New York City to haul all our stuff across (or under rather) the Hudson River.

It was moving day. And it was gnarly.

I remember getting into the truck in the Budget yard at 9am or whatever it was and taking a deep breath. You can do this...
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Little boxes

Posted by Andrew on Friday, November 20, 2009, In : Happenings 
I've moved into my new apartment in Hoboken - finally.

One word comes to mind to describe this feeling... GLORY.

It feels so good to have a place of my own. My space. My apartment. My castle.... ok, not exactly a castle. But it sure as hell feels like it!

One of the cool things about buying furniture for a new place here in the States is a not-so-little store that goes by the Swedish name IKEA. It is quite simply magic. The place is insane. I have spent what feels like much of my recent adult l...
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Big day out... car - check; apartment - check

Posted by Andrew on Friday, October 30, 2009, In : Happenings 
What a day!

Things have been hectic this week. This is my... 6th day in the States. I've been spinning a little getting things sorted, but today, so much of that fell into place.

It started this morning when I bought my car. It was crazy. I've been looking at dealerships and 'gumtree' websites, finding all sorts of cars. I've gone from wanting a small hatchback like a Golf (they call them Rabbits here, but they're harder to find than a set of lost keys), to looking at Camaros. As the Kings of ...
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 Video Vibe for the Moment

From the movie Drive

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