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Waiting for a break in the weather

I didn’t get my accustomed lie-in on Saturday, as the carpenter was here at 09:00 sharp to fit the missing pane of glass and to take the crooked door back to his workshop for some TLC. It’s now been re-shaped and re-hung straight, repairing the list that has crept in over the past hundred or so years as the west corner of the porch gradually sank. The painters have been back to undercoat the door, and are now waiting for a break in the weather before they can put the top-coat on. There’s probably about a day or so’s work left to do, but there’s no point in doing it if rain is forecast. I’ll be glad when it’s over, and I don’t have to try to squeeze past builders vans as I go to work and come home.