Daily Archives: Monday, 2 March 2020

Can this be true?!

summary: breaking down; saying goodbye to an old friend;

So long, farewell, auf Wiedersehen, goodbye
I leave and heave a sigh and say goodbye

Look! It’s a miracle!!

Frigidaire electric stove

We LOVED our vintage (1970? 1965??) McClary stove that came with the house when we bought it – way back in the last century. It served us very well for years. Very well.

But in the recent past, after months of struggling with the oven door closing properly, only if I held my mouth a certain way, as well as having only three burners working (and no way to replace them), then weeks with just two working burners and fear of the other two suddenly and not very inexplicably clapping out, we broke down. (continue reading )