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If a job’s worth doing …

16 Feb

… it’s worth doing twice.

This picture of intense activity shows the resurfacing of Bricknell Avenue earlier this month. Tar dragons, as we used to call them when I was young, don’t seem to be the impressive beasts of long ago. Anyhow when the job was finished it was found, to no-one’s extreme surprise, that it was unsatisfactory and they’ll have to do it all over again. If you look real close you can just make out that there’s snow and ice on the pavement. Laying tar over wet surfaces that subsequently freeze overnight doesn’t strike me as conducive to a fair outcome but what do I know …
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