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10 Things I Love about SUMMER!

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Absolutely nothing, it's just as tiresome as the other three seasons, if not more so. 

 

So not 10 things I love...  it's now 10 things I absolutely detest about it.

 

1. Flies, Wasps & other stupid things that come in to your airspace, to annoy or just for a pointless chomp on you. Irritating as *bleep*!

 

2. Then there are those people who are really scared of flies, wasps & other stupid things who start flapping & it making worse for the rest of us. Also irritating as *bleep*!

 

3. Half naked people. Yeah it gets a little hotter this time of year, but do i really need to see your cellulite? Whether it's women bursting out of hot pants or men with it all hanging out, ugh give it a rest you irritating *bleep* we don't need it!

 

4. Ice Cream Van. It used to be a joy to see that senile old guy driving at 10 mph round the estate touting for business. These days he does a drive by at 40mph (if you're lucky) & unless you stand directly in his path he's off again. I'm sure he just drives round our way just to *bleep* me off.. yeah it works.. he's irritating as *bleep* too.

 

5. The School holidays. Ugh, don't get me started. As if it isn't bad enough that the little *bleep* walk past mine making noise at stupid o'clock in the morning, now I have to put up with it all *bleep*ing day. If the little *bleep* aren't dropping litter & shouting all the time, they're riding motorbikes up & down the street, over the gardens & on the wasteground behind us. And it's not like they haven't had a year off already. Irritating as *bleep*.

 

Do you know what... My blood is boiling typing this *bleep*.. If I sit here & think any more i'm going to explode. So i'll let you decide the rest.

 

I didn't realise how much I hate about summer till @TheresaV made me think of it, so thanks for that. 

 

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Not tried Nuii yet. I've been told not to buy anything for the freezer because it needs er, defrosting first. Like that's going to stop me 🙂

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@sheepdog 

Just one of the many flavours of Nuii

 

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Not to worry @sheepdog Nuii won't be in there long 🤣
I like the 6 in a box 3 different flavours each one is smaller than the full size but you can have 2 for a treat 😉


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tbf i've never heard of Nuii, but @TallTrees 

 

AND flip flops housing sweaty feet.

 

I'm not sure which is worse seeing socks & sandals/flip flops or seeing peoples feet.. feet are ugly full stop, mine, yours.. everyones!

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Now that's what I call Summer Love, @Anonymous 🤦‍♂️🤣

Midges. They get *everywhere*! And this year, horseflies - experienced them in the summer in Germany and Switzerland, but not so much here... Until this year! Peppermint oil dabbed on arms or neck seems to dissuade the bloodthirsty b*gg*rs, but...
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Good idea @pgn
I don't like midge spray..Will look out for peppermint oil.



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Peppermint oil against horseflies @TallTrees - not sure what would keep midges out of getting stuck in on your scalp...
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OK understand.. @pgn
Well not much does seem to deter midges they get you one place or another😉


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Great thread @Anonymous! I'd like to add Horse Flies to the list of stupid flying things. They have the worst bites rage

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I would actually like to add public transport to that list. Being on a bus in summer (especially wearing a mask) is something I would happily miss out on sweat_smile

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