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Its sunny outside of this office...

a3_dan Apr 8, 2010

  1. a3_dan

    a3_dan Member

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    I hate working in an office, especially when its so nice out today!

    I work in town, just had my lunch, but cant even enjoy the sunshine outside, as every single blade of grass in the city is already taken! Its crazy! There are tiny little bits of grass around town, and as soon as the sun comes out, you get people laying on whatever bit of grass they can find!

    I hate missing out on the sun and being cooped up in an office!

    Anyone else get this around where they work?

    HMPH

    Rant over.
    Dan
     
  2. jojo

    jojo Looking for Boost! Staff Member Moderator Team Daytona quattro Audi S3 Audi A6 Audi Avant Owner Group

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    I work in the evening, so enjoying some sun now, going to do some work on my car outside finally! :cool:
     
  3. a3_dan

    a3_dan Member

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    Ah. What u planning on doing to it?
     
  4. jonny87

    jonny87 Active Member

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    just finished painting my new calipers and they are drying in the sunshine, also cleaned out the garage whilst waiting to apply the second coat

    i know what you mean about work though mate, i work in a factory and if on lates the temperatures can get stupid, i think a few years ago when we had a really good summer the highest temperature recorded was 42.6 degrees, we are unable to open any doors or windows due to hygiene policies and there are two 60ft long ovens running at 950 degrees each, then a few smaller ovens that run at a modest 270 degrees, lovely!!
     
  5. Purple Princess

    Purple Princess Moderator Staff Member Moderator

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    Maybe Jojo is going to clean it......................










    Nar its a hoax!!!:undwech:
     
  6. Ads

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    I'm in the city too. Grabbed a sarnie, took a walk to the local bit of grass, wasn't a single blade without a suited/skirted bum plonked on it.
    Ended up sitting on a wall next to some woman who had a better looking sandwich than mine.

    Total lunchtime disaster!
     
  7. [FONT=&quot]Well i bet you guys didn't mind a few weeks ago whilst i was freezing my nuts off.... Today though was great - I was out in the sun all day at a set of lights with my mate, trying to enable a Bus Priority system! Good times - Roll on summer and the shorts [/FONT]:cool:
     
  8. unkle

    unkle Beer God

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    I was unemployed last summer when the weather was pants, I bet this years gonna be a scorcher now Im working.... :)
     
  9. Sarah's A3

    Sarah's A3 MODERATOR V6 S3 Hybrid Staff Member Moderator

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    Ah! I fininshed at 1!!! Great walking to the car, sun shining down, driving home with the sunroof open and being able to sit out for a bit! Roll on summer!!!! Supposed to be a good weekend too!!!!
     
  10. It's going to p*ss down now you've said that!
     
  11. Sarah's A3

    Sarah's A3 MODERATOR V6 S3 Hybrid Staff Member Moderator

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    lol, noooo have faith, maybe summers here!!
     
  12. a3_dan

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    Pigs might fly!

    I might see if my boss will let me sit outside work on a patch of grass whilst working on a laptop.....chances of that happening are, zilch!
     
  13. Sarah's A3

    Sarah's A3 MODERATOR V6 S3 Hybrid Staff Member Moderator

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    yeh and the bright sun means you wont be able to see the screen properly lol, least you can look busy! I'm off tomorrow so will soak it up!
     
  14. Lee_R

    Lee_R Active Member

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    I must be lucky then, where I work in sunny shropshire, we have extensive lawns and a boating lake next to the car park, it has ducks and swans on it and some posh folk who can afford sailing boats go for a little run out! I also have flexi time so can take as long as i like for lunch!

    Unfortunately this time of year you may see some live "duck porn" frisky mallards!!!! :)
     
  15. Sarah's A3

    Sarah's A3 MODERATOR V6 S3 Hybrid Staff Member Moderator

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    Wow sounds lovely. We have grounds and a pond which is nice but not in summer with the midges!! No ducks though lol
     
  16. L1 HCS

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    My work is surrounded by lovely green grass, nicely landscaped with the works! but no one has a long enough lunch break to go out and enjoy it! except for those who go out for a ciggie! (in their designated shelters).
     
  17. a3_dan

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    I have a Pret near my 10foot by 10foot patch of grass outside my work...:Flush:

    Where abouts do you work?
     
  18. jojo

    jojo Looking for Boost! Staff Member Moderator Team Daytona quattro Audi S3 Audi A6 Audi Avant Owner Group

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    Well, firing up the beast that is my mk2, Golf, fuel was p!ssing out from underneath, so I had to go buy a new fuel filter and replace it! What a job that is on axle stands outside the house!! Gave up and went to a good friend to borrow his ramp, job done in little time, must have wasted a tenner worths of fuel on the way there it was so bad!

    April Fools day was last week! :p
     
  19. L1 HCS

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    IBM at Swansea.
     

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