one week and I'll be home
it's quiet. ... too quiet.
@mwest: I didn't fall in the Thames (much)!
off to the Tower of London, London Bridge, etc
@bisybackson: then why would I go?
December 21st, the solstice. Longest day for Cape Town, longest night for me.
ah, London. You are huge and difficult. I kinda dig you, though
Going to the museum to see all the loot and plunder from the empire
(I've already seen both actually, I was just ripping off @kerry_anne)
Trying to decide between Trafalgar Square and St Paul's Cathedral...
nothing else will suffice
Marmalade for the Bear
going to see Paddington Bear today
I've done Wimbledon, Waterloo, the South Bank, Covent Garden, Picadilly Circus, Strand, Leicester Square, Hyde Park, Speaker's Corner, B ...
London is big. And has lots of Stuff in it.
@bisybackson: bank manager digs it
that doesn't sound as cool as "london, baby"
there can be only two!
@stii: have they considered that having happy workers is more likely to make them more money?
@stii: yes, cutting milk intake down to two litres per day for the whole company will save millions of rands apparently
do companies really believe that by cutting down the amount of milk employees use, they will be a better business?
got my passport, camera, toothbrush, wallet, spare pair of undies, and a book.
Doing London for a week, before spending Christmas in Rugby with parents and sisters, and then popping through Paris on my way home
@IrcMaidon: I'm leaving on a jetplane, I'll be back again on the 5th of January
teaching myself the geography of the UK using Google Maps, before I fly over there tonight
Peach buffalo in squirming tub visiting hollow beverage. Trombone pleasantry? Noodle lengthening putty service of rewinding magnitude.
@darb: are you here yet?
@IrcMaidon: it's its if it's its, and it's it's if it's it is
@bisybackson: double points for people with loud demanding kids
buge: hi Thabo, I'm #field1#
@IrcMaidon: going to London to visit the queen
I just got an SMS from Clicks addressed to #field1#
@jacques: jam packed until I get to the airport tomorrow evening I'm afraid, sorry
@jacques: nah, will get round to it
does it say "copy-writer" on my work description?
*puts on James Brown - I Feel Good*
@mwest: free of t'old house
Free at last! Free at last! Ah thank gahda'mighty, Ah'm free at last!
@kerry_anne: I'm ambivalent. I just want it because I'm curious what Miss World will ask for if we already have world peace.
@stii: for example, I'd rather receive eternal youth, world peace, and a trip to the moon. failing that, a Wii would be awesome.
@stii: no. top-ten, but not ultimate.
Morning's broken, and so am I
@tinkie: huzzah! nice big sleeves to hide food in? what colour is the hood?
@rafiq: she said earlier: "Zoopy is regional partner for Nokia in Africa for image uploading"
@rafiq: me too! and Ian. I'm just writing a blog post now called "StarCamp - Lessons learned" ;-)
Life. Don't talk to me about life.
@The_Lush: April is the cruellest month (breeding lilacs out of the dead land)
later @charlvn, travel safe to George
@charlvn: I back you
Fez Update: it is December 10, 2007; I still do not have a fez
@rafiq: you mean, "for what do you use twitter?"
@rafiq: he needs to shuddup now. I'm starving
@DaveDuarte: Charl's coming through with Rafiq now, no worries
@DaveDuarte: ag jammer. good to see you yesterday anyway - enjoy the Excursion!
@rafiq: I've put you in to talk at 11:25
@mwest: If you're referring to me - no
Only 102 Shopping Days Till Easter!
WAKE UP, DAMMIT
@rafiq: ah, that's where you snuck off to ;-)
@charlvn: don't you get Kauai out in the bush where you come from?
free kauai at starcamp ftw
@rafiq: will get Andy to fix it
@rafiq: DHCP not working, or is it a wireless problem? I can ask Andy to increase the size of the pool
@rafiq: want me to come find you?
@IrcMaidon: beee-YOO-tee-ful day in the Cape ;-)
@rafiq: AIMS is just there, along the little side road, but call on 073 254 3923 if you can't find it
@rafiq: go along Main Road into Muizenberg, turn left into Atlantic Road, then right into the Info Centre Parking.
@rafiq: take the M3 south, turn left at the very bottom, then right at the end of the road onto Main
@rafiq: but they're from the airport, let me give you ones from town
are the cellphone networks broken?
Tetris is the new Buddhism
shoot me now
back to Cape Town for me, huzzah
some mornings, it's just not worth gnawing through the leather straps
are we there yet?
@buge: if that's a problem, you're doing it wrong
off to write a CCNA exam...
@rafiq: I like it, I think: will need to see it on a shirt, but I like the concept
@rabbitseatit: can't you use quicksilver and create a macro which inserts one for you?
*campCT shirt: http://www.flickr.com/ph...
@rafiq: let's see!
And lo! the Hunter of the East has caught the Sultan's Turret in a Noose of Light
AWAKE! For morning in the bowl of night has flung the stone that sets the stars to flight
studying is for the Weak!
My dog has no nose
@kerry_anne: fifty R1 vouchers!
for sale, personal privacy, one owner, barely used.
It's 8:54am. Do you know where your kids are?
@brookiepie: sleep tight :)
@pierrenel: a solid gold Harley with machine guns on the front?
I will study when Tibet is free
@IrcMaidon: I can be persuaded ;-)
@IrcMaidon: ayup. I don't hold high hopes for passing
@IrcMaidon: flying back down to CT on Thursday evening - writing CCNA on Wednesday afternoon
@charlvn: awesome to have you - see you this weekend?
@rafiq: that's awesome! please bring Heidi and the other quirkers too?
Morning! Another week closer to the eventual heat-death of the universe! Have a nice day!
Tomorrow and tomorrow and tomorrow, creeps in this petty pace from day to day, to the last syllable of recorded time.
queue for autographs
it's good to be loved
Pink Floyd didn't crash the plane
I appear to be in Joburg
@brookiepie: flying to Joburg for four days to write an exa,
kindle report to gate 2 for boarding
wooo, flight delayed
waiting for kulula to announce that their engines aren't going to fgall off, and I can board
do I have anything sharp in my luggage? just my wit
do I have anything fragile in my luggage? just my feelings
I could listen to Dream Theater - About to Crash, or Dave Matthews Band - Crash Into Me
@kerry_anne: so, based on slim empirical data, you're recommending I just go ahead and try?
charging the ipod for the plane. you can use 'em on planes, right? without crashing the plane?
garcon! beer asb
House of the Rising Sun lyrics are outdated since Katrina
garcon! more coffee asb
@mwest: food's good and cheap and lots of it, service is fast, friendly, efficient and jovial, atmosphere is relaxed. Why the hate?
at primi piatti, trying to work out why the bad rep. It's for Science, you understand.