the most commonly uttered phrase by fridge repairmen…

Oh, they don’t make this model anymore…

Despite his prophesizing that the last time he found the right part for our only-EIGHT-year-old-fridge it was in Queensland, he rang this afternoon to say he’d found the part and it was in Sydney.

While this was a huge relief as really, being a GenXer and all, living out of a bar fridge just wasn’t really cutting it for me, I was a little sad that we couldn’t spend the money we don’t have on a new whizz-bang pidgeon pair shiny stainless steel fridge and freezer Chef found on the web yesterday.