Graham🐝 Edwards

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Moments — who says the universe doesn't have a sense of humour

I looked at my calendar for the week and was struck by two appointments I had on Wednesday and Thursday — I even mentioned it to a friend who just laughed. I’m still wrestling with whether it’s funny or just ironic; either way “someone” has a sense of humour.

On Wednesday I have a colonoscopy* and on Thursday I have an appointment with my tax accountant**.

In fairness, there will be some who just see this as two appointments with little appreciable correlation; let alone humour. In reality I suppose this is true, but I will say both involve some discomfort to work through; for both I’m prepared and expect everything to go as planned, so in the end, it’s all good. I also just found out that my new bike (which I have patiently been waiting to ride for two months) will be ready Friday for fitting and pick-up. Maybe, as I look at this week, Friday is just a reward for working through Wednesday and Thursday, and in the end everything will have gone according to plan — although I’m now starting to question who’s plan it actually is.

Yup, the universe has a sense of humour, and I will just have to grin and bear it until Friday.


* a procedure in which a flexible fiber-optic instrument is inserted through the anus in order to examine the colon.

** Tax accountants are the financial experts who understand all the government rules and regulations that determine the amount of money owed to federal, provincial or local agencies.

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Jerry Fletcher

2 years ago #5

Graham, "Grin and bare it?" may be more appropriate... And so it goes.

Graham🐝 Edwards

2 years ago #4

It's all about enjoying the ride Bill Stankiewicz, \ud83d\udc1d Brand Ambassador... have fun !!

Graham🐝 Edwards

2 years ago #3

The seat is comfy Ren\u00e9e \ud83d\udc1d Cormier... thx
i love riding my Velorbis bike

Renée 🐝 Cormier

2 years ago #1

Happy cycling. I hope your seat is comfy. :)

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