I Lost Power

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    In the Dark

    Once again we lost power. I live in a very nice area of town with golf courses across the street and huge homes with groves behind. You'd think that as much as we pay for this area that we could keep power on a regular basis! It went out twice in the night for about 2 hrs each...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Nov 8, 2007

    Yet Again and Again and Again

    Twice last night it went out and scared the kids. They were just about asleep and the pop woke them up followed by quiet. My children are used to having some sort of noise but not a loud one like that. And it didn’t help that the teen came running in and started a tickle...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    1 Response Nov 26, 2007

    Nooooooooooo!!!!

    Kind of hoping we don't loose it again tonight. England vs. France in 5 minutes!! I don't know what we'd do if we lost the power then. Basically sometime this morning I was over at crazy funny lady's house. She's great fun to talk to. I was actually messing about with her kid...
    Luangi Luangi
    18-21, F
    Mar 26, 2008

    A Minor Set Back of Living In the Country.

    With trees and power lines sharing the same space I get many power cuts. Not only do the lights go out, the phone stops, the computers go dead, my water is stored in a tank, the pump won't run, no coffee - and the worst - the music stops. I always keep a torch handy just in...
    WiseOldOwl WiseOldOwl
    56-60, M
    8 Responses Mar 27, 2008
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