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Another one ( or two or three...) bites the dust

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GabriellaG54 Mon 23-Mar-20 20:44:34

I've just received emails saying that Hotel Chocolat are closing for the forseeable and Surrey libraries are closing at 5.30pm on Fri 29th March, (a bit late telling us) until July or longer, depending on the situation at that time.
Pollution down, anxiety up.
Boris has just put us in lockdown.
No weddings or meetings of more than 2 people. All churches and shops to close.
What a miserable existence sad
Just glad that I ordered a scooter from Aldi an hour ago. grin
At least I can amuse myself on these hilly roads.

GabriellaG54 Mon 23-Mar-20 20:45:22

Fri 20th, not 29th. My error.

Hetty58 Mon 23-Mar-20 20:48:04

It's all very necessary and the lesser of two evils. We will adapt and cope, of course. People are very good at that!

GabriellaG54 Mon 23-Mar-20 20:49:51

Better late than never.

SueDonim Mon 23-Mar-20 21:18:05

Boris only mentioned going out on bikes, GabriellaG54, not scooters. We don’t want to see you named & shamed on the front page of the Daily Mail! gringrin

GabriellaG54 Mon 23-Mar-20 21:21:21

Oh! you know me SueDonim, I don't care.
£35 well spent IMO. 😁😂🛴

GabriellaG54 Mon 23-Mar-20 21:22:43

Cheaper than a night at the opera 😂

SueDonim Mon 23-Mar-20 21:33:22

Vroom vroom! grin

bikergran Mon 23-Mar-20 21:37:22

Gabrielle will you be allowed on the skate board parks..you could practice your stunts grin tripple wheelies and bunny hops lol

Oopsadaisy3 Mon 23-Mar-20 21:38:37

Let’s hope our online purchases arrive!

At least we are safe indoors,

annep1 Mon 23-Mar-20 22:32:42

I hope Hetty is right. We are on day 9 ( I think) and its not easy but I think we're adapting.
We don't have a choice.