Abject Failure!

I hope all fathers had a great day.

I did not. I knew it would take all day to fix my sprinkler system. I move at the speed of a snail and bending is not my forte’ any longer. So, I had to be creative. I was not going to ask any of my family members to assist today…they should be with their families and enjoying one another. So, I got the garden sprinklers fixed. The valve was clean and working. I moved onto the front yard. I got the next set going and working, but when I went to the next one, I could hear water from somewhere away from the sprinklers. I followed that sound and found a break over by the valves. I turned the system off and went to the hardware store to get the parts needed. It took me two trips in and out to get everything I needed. And one stop at mom and dad’s to get the wrong glue. THAT glue blew up one of my parts. So, I won’t use that glue. Then I tried to fix the”T” that needed repairs. And I cut twice and it was still too short. A YUCK!!! hahahaha. So, after using all my parts I looked down and another section had broken off. I called my sister, she had a 1 inch pvc coupler. So, I could fix the first section. The second should have been bim bam boom glued. NOOOOO!!! It refused to glue. I cleaned it, I reprimed it and it just refused. So, I tried to run the part of the system without using that valve and 2 sections came on at one time.

I turned everything off and went to bed.


About Terri Louise

I am a Heavy Equipment Operator by day and a writer by night. My day job takes me all over Idaho doing road projects and camping in gorgeous areas and my writing career lets me sit in my PJ's and type into the night. I am a Cancer survivor. The worst being the Thyroid Cancer. Divorced and Authored the book series, "Diaries of a Damaged Soul". "Divorced, Girlfriends, Phone Calls, And Why He Makes Me Sick!" is available on Amazon as a Kindle book. "Coffee of Change", "Grader Gal's Simple Steps to Car Maintenance" and many more!!! Visit my author's page on Amazon.. http://www.amazon.com/Terri-Louise/e/B007IA789Q/ref=ntt_athr_dp_pel_1
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