I Don't Know How I Survived...

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  1. JJ

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    After a night at Andy's wonderfully remote and rustic campsite just out side Messines (where I picked up a superb pile of supplies kindly brought here from Blighty by the Sundowners and Waye Wires) I moved to a favorite spot by the lake at Arade.

    All seemed perfect and I was thinking of spending a few (free) days there until, out if the blue, disaster struck.

    My internet connection just STOPPED.

    OMG!

    Maybe just a tempory fault but no - no internet ALL night.

    At first light, I had to move off and travel back to Portimao to the NOS shop.

    SIM card had broken... a new one was fitted (by the lovely Mariana), and all is well now but...

    How I survived the night I will never know...

    JJ :cool:
     
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    What doesn't kill you and all that ;) Glad you made it through x
     
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    Tut tut.......it says in my (German) motorhome manual that wild camping is not allowed in Portugal, not even on your own land :Eeek:;)
     
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    Does that mean you went to bed early and got up early:eek::p
     
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    Probably by arranging then admiring then taking pictures of all those imitation pies ;)
     
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    Another reason I like living in a civilised country......Fibre optic :cool:.
     
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    Glad to see you are ok JJ...
    Was getting worried about you
     
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    JJ, here is a tip for you
    Get a hard drive and spend a couple of days visiting random pages
    Save all pages visited in cache on the external drive
    In an emergency plug the drive in and use IT as the internet
    OK, not perfect but it minimises withdrawal symptoms and saves going cold turkey
     
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    I bet you took the opportunity to Muck out your MH:whistle:
     
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    It would have had to be a bloody long fibre optic cable to reach where I was...

    JJ :cool:
     
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    The stuff nightmares are made of aahhhh...
     
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    Did you miss anything?!:LOL:
     
  13. Judge Mental

    Judge Mental Funster Deceased RIP

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    Im looking forward to the day the medical world catches up and phone can be installed in the head....My wife always has her nose in one:(

    buy a kindle is my advice
     
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    Buy a Kindle!

    How yesterday...

    I have the Kindle app on my Galaxy Note 4 smartphone. No need for seperate bits of hardware these days.

    (Currently reading Pep Guardiola's book on his days at Barcelona FC.)

    JJ :cool:
     
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    How do I know?

    I was OFFLINE...

    I probably missed LOADS!

    JJ :cool:
     
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    his new book comes out soon,

    "i survived 10 weeks at man shitty":reel::imoutahere:
     
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    Judge Mental Funster Deceased RIP

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    kindle more book like and easier on the eyes though.....
     
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    Whatever!

    JJ :cool:
     
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