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the Shawshank moving Plan [Nov. 9th, 2009|09:35 pm]
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If you saw The Shawshank Redeption (and really, you've had 15 years to do so, so what's the delay if you haven't?), you'll remember the "get rid of a little tunnel dust every day for 20 years" scheme. I am intending to do the same with our move. To wit:

We close on the house in 5-6 weeks. we live on the 3rd floor. moving up here was a pain in the butt, and while moving downstairs will be less awful then the reverse was, we're still talking about a LOT of trips up and down the stairs.

So my plan is to move something into my car every time I go down the stairs, and then offload that into my office every workday. with 22 workdays before the move, I think I should be able to move the equivalent of 2 copy paper boxes each days. I have a fair amount of storage space in my cubby, so I think I can probably fit 44 copy paper boxes worth of stuff in their before re-offloading it to the new place.

so today I moved my CDs A-Bi. tomorrow is CDs Bowie thru dim stars and some art supplies. consider this post a log to see how much stuff I can move in advance before my co-workers notice what I'm up to.
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[User Picture]From: herbaliser
2009-11-10 07:01 am (UTC)
that's pretty much what I did when I was planning to dump my boyfriend.
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[User Picture]From: das_prompt
2009-11-10 09:15 am (UTC)
Just hope your patrons don't see what you're up to.

Is that ok to joke about?
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