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Jul. 9th, 2003

11:18 pm - When the Rain Comes Down

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It is really surreal seeing 6 inches of water in your basement. Dealing with a flooded basement is like another rite of passage into adulthood.

No one prepares you for this. Figuring out what you have to do is something you just have to have a social network of wise elders to tap into for.

I hope the water I'm pumping out isn't flooding my neighbor's basement.

Current Mood: wet


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Date:July 9th, 2003 09:54 pm (UTC)
Oh, the yarns and soggy tales I could spin about flooded basements.
But I won't.
Because I totally know how it feels, and my heart and galoshes go out to you.

Good luck with the mess.
And I hope you didn't have any books on the floor.

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Date:July 11th, 2003 12:19 am (UTC)
My house doesn't even have a basement. But, alas, I do remember back east. I lost about 7 working vintage cameras of my grandfather's to a flooded basement. (they were even up on a shelf!) It sucked.
Many good vibes your way.
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