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RE: NE roll call- check in please

Bummer loosing your power... no water- yuck!

How are you both feeling? Chet better? How about you- did you get treatment
for the lyme disease?


> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-gardenchat@hort.net [mailto:owner-gardenchat@hort.net] On
> Behalf Of Aplfgcnys@aol.com
> Sent: Friday, January 20, 2006 9:52 AM
> To: gardenchat@hort.net
> Subject: Re: [CHAT] NE roll call- check in please
> We're OK, but we've been without power for two days.  It seemed the
> worst was past - we knew others had lost power on Monday and
> Tuesday, but assumed we were past the worst. Then it went on
> Wednesday - just a fairly small area near here.  We have a small
> generator that powers the furnace, refrigerator and freezer, and
> water pump, but when we put it on, somehow Chet failed to
> throw the right switches and the water pump failed to start.  We
> finally were able to get an electrician to figure that our by yesterday
> afternoon.  The power came on at 5:15 this morning, but went off
> again a bit before 10:00 for half an hour.  I don't know if I trust it to
> stay on.  We didn't really suffer but being without water is not
> comfortable.  I kept thinking of the people in New Orleans after
> Katrina.  Thank goodness I had a large collection of candles - now
> I must rebuild my supply.
> This crazy weather can't be good for plants.  It was 9 degrees on
> Monday morning and 56 degrees the next morning.  Crazy!
> Auralie
> In a message dated 01/19/2006 6:55:22 AM Eastern Standard Time,
> gossiper@sbcglobal.net writes:
> read the story about your storm....everyone OK?
> Donna
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