Monday, August 04, 2003


Yesterday I went to Whitby with my family and inadvertently took my T|T onto the beach (it was in a rucksack in teh car which was commandeered for picnic purposes). This reminded me of the following story.

What a bad idea! When you are on a beach the most salient feature is SAND. And the thing about sand on beaches is it gets everywhere. There is no escape, no safe sand-free place to put your precious equipment while you help dig a Sand(!)castle or whatever. And it is equally impossible to get rid of it completely without taking a shower. So everything you touch also gets sand on it and so on ...